Justin F.

Need help ID'ing this USA Custom Eclipse

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Any help is appreciated. I got this second hand, no paperwork. I can't find any serials, though I haven't taken it apart. What is it? It's easily one of the best playing guitars I have owned, but not a huge fan of clear...
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Scott H.

Question regarding EC-256

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Hi ESP, I noticed that the middle pot is not exactly the same distance center to center to the other two. Its closer to the front pot than is is to the rear. I thought I had a QC issue so I looked at photos of the guitar on...
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John S.

Eclipse E-II BB

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Hi All,   Just a quick question, I just purchased an Eclipse E-II and while I love the guitar (2nd ESP, first is an early 90's maverick), I feel like the action is quite high on it (especially compared to the maverick). ...
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LTD DJ-600

LTD DJ-600

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Purchased one not too long ago and has been on a wall mounted neck stand but I want to buy a hard shell case for it. Any info on hard shell cases that will fit it? ...
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Mike Ell

Need Help Identifying LTD M200FM

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Trying to get the scoop on this. S/N IR 0628414. I get the dating sequence ok, can't find the manufacturer for IR. Also in large numbers on back of the headstock 214....
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Luis S.

Tombstone case with black graphic

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Hi I found a tombstone case for Ec1000 with a black graphics on the front covering the gravestone part. Is it original or is it added aftermarket? ...
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How do you replace a pickup? I lost sound on the bridge

How do you replace a pickup? I lost sound on the bridge

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I know to do a continuity test, then solder whatever needs it, but that’s it. What about what gauge wire, what kind of solder (I was told 64somethingcrazynumber) anyways....my bridge pickup died on me, the top two selectors...
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dvega747

LTD FBJ400 vs ESP Frank Bello J-4 Sound

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Hi there. IS there a huge difference in sound between these two basses? I own the FBJ400 passive and I am thinking of retrofit with the EMG active ones. The passive has a great sound but i think it lacks of output..compared...
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Christian L.

Is this a fake EC 1000?

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Friend of mine has an EC 1000 laying around and I've been wanting to buy one, but with so many other guitars in my arsonal I didn't want to pay much. He offered to sell it for fairly cheap, but after I went to check it out...
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James P.

Thin U neck profile

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Hi, I was wondering if your Thin U neck profile was the same on all the different models, or are there slight differences?  I’ve got a Ltd ST-213 and love the neck.  I’m looking to get either a Horizon of  some sort or...
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Brent S.

Korean vs Indonesian Snakebytes

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I keep reading that the Indonesian made Snakebyte is not of the same quality that the Korean made one is. Complaints ranging from bad nuts that won't stay in tune to cosmetic issues. Obviously ESP employees would seemingly...
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Yannis R.

ESP LTD EC-401VF Tobacco Sunburst

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He Hello there. I have a 2011 LTD EC-401VF in Tobacco Sunburst and trying to identify and source  the varnish used on its backside since I am trying to repair a small ding on its back. The luthier said that if I could find...
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ESP Mirage Deluxe 44th st NY Custom shop Snake Skin

ESP Mirage Deluxe 44th st NY Custom shop Snake Skin

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Hey guys, hope all is well. Long story short I recently reacquainted myself with an old guitar that I had the opportunity to buy back. I’ve searched high and low for as much info as possible but the best clues so far as what...
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Thin U dimensions Viper 400 Baritone

Thin U dimensions Viper 400 Baritone

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I was looking to buy the current Viper 400 Baritone 27" scale length. Can someone tell me the actual thickness of the neck at the 1st fret and at the 12 fret. The spec page just says it is a thin U but that doesn't really...
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Aron A.

Eclipse specs

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Hi, I bought this gorgeous Eclipse used. It's from 2007 and not available in the shops anymore. I'd like to know the specs on it, such as neck profile/radius,  scale length,  fretboard radius and the materials in the body, ...
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