The Fake ESP Thread

The Fake ESP Thread

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Pushead and I are here to help verify ESP and LTD guitars. If you have, or are looking to buy a guitar that you're unsure of, post pictures and questions in this thread. Please post clear pictures of the front and back of the...
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George A.

Quality control problems with Ltd Snakebyte

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Hello Esp    Got the Ltd snakebyte a week ago and to be truthful i was fearful of the last year's complaints about quality control on these.  My snakebyte had terrible fretwork problems and the cherry on top was the fact...
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How to spot fake ESP

How to spot fake ESP

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Hey guys, Do you have any knowledge regarding fake guitars and how to spot them?  Maybe guitar companies should start a database where we could register original guitars and verify their authenticity. I understand that, I...
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Chris G.

LTD ST-213 Tremolo Upgrade

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Hi, I have wanted to upgrade some of the hardware on my LTD ST-213 and LTD GL-256.  I am having a hard time finding a quality vintage style tremolo, with the seemingly very rare, 2-3/16 mounting screw spacing.  I originally...
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Pär C.

Te-406 pick up

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Hi! does anyone know what exact emg81 that’s in the Te-406? is it 81, 81x or 81tv?...
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WhiteGrizzly

Upgrading from Emg 57/66 to 55/66 tw

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Hi, I have a 2014 STB M-II eclipse that came with 57/66s and think about upgrading to the 57/66 tw (Coilsplitting capable). Swapping the Emgs shouldn't be a problem but I would have to change the pots as well and the...
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EMG Output Problems - Need Advice

EMG Output Problems - Need Advice

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Hi guys, long story short, I have a guitar that was giving me problems so I bought the EMG 57/66 set hoping that, as a guy with zero soldering experience, I would be able to replace all of the electronics with the Quick...
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4406cuda

New Member and Question

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What case will properly fit an early 90' ESP M1 I just bought the guitar from someone out of state and want to send him a case to ship me the guitar in.   Thanks in advance!...
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rz_live

ltd sn-1000 truss rod adjustment

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Hi, I have an ltd sn-1000 guitar and I wanted to adjust its truss rod myself. Now I have always done this on my previous guitars myself many times since all of them had their adjustment entrance on the top of the guitar...
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Michael V.

Quick Questions about an LTD Iron Cross

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Hi everyone,   I hope you are well! I love my LTD Iron Cross, but I was just curious if anyone else has experienced these two little items that I have. First is more so fit and finish. The Iron Cross itself on the body has...
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Andrew G.

LTD MH-401B - truss rod hex key 4mm?

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Hello all, according to all the manuals I can find, the hex key size for adjusting the truss rod on an LTD guitar should be 4mm. I just tried to adjust the truss rod of my LTD MH-401B with my hex key that clearly has 4mm...
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How do guitarists in big bands stay in tune?

How do guitarists in big bands stay in tune?

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Alright let just get this straight - I've been playing for almost 5 years now. I've been through quite a few guitars and I know how to properly restring and all that jazz. I really never had a guitar that STAYED in tune...
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ESP KH-2 NTB Locking Nut Size Problem

ESP KH-2 NTB Locking Nut Size Problem

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Hello I have an ESP KH2 NTB model //Custom Shop //2004 Recently i started to search about the specification of electric guitars and I noticed a problem with the locking nut width and radius of my guitar. My guitar...
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villages l.

Are the Happy Wheels game shutting down at the end of 2020?

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Are the Happy Wheels game shutting down at the end of 2020?...
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Cody J.

Mounting screw spacing for pickup rings

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I have an H-500 and H-1001 from 2008 and need some info regarding pickup rings. There is some variation in the humbucker spacings for humbucker mounting rings. I'm curious if anyone knows what the spacing is so I can get the...
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