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Big Daddy B liked the forum post Re: Your gear

This is just part of my gear collection, What you can't see is a JCM800 KK prototype head I got from Kerry directly was used on many recordings and still have knob settings on it.  Kurt Cobains actual Nevermind touring......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Advice Sought: Kemper Profiling Amp

Kemper arrived Saturday but I was like Ray Charles and had Georgia on my mind!!   Plugged it in for 30 mins last night thru phones. Sounds really good but not yet able to tap it's true potential......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Custom Shop Ebony?

Sometimes companies will resort to using black coloring on the Ebony so you wont see any brown in it, this is due to low quality Ebony being brown to dark brown instead of black. That's not exactly true. Color isn't an......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Join us at r/espguitars on Reddit

Why not just have the Reddit people come here?......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Advice Sought: Kemper Profiling Amp

Ok it is set to get here tomorrow so should have some decent time to get in and play with it this weekend.......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post ESP KH-2 SE 'Greenburst' - Where were they built ?

I had never noticed this but I compared the pic of my GB to my others and I think you are correct: http://www.espguitars.com/photo_albums/1982342/photos Looks like the angle is different......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Looking for Kh3

Also the headstock shape on kirk's is different than the normal "open book" or "mustache" shape ESP does in production nowadays. It is more flattened or square-ish. Compare these pics....   ......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Looking for Kh3

As far as I know Kirk's was actually 24.75" scale length. You can kinda get the sense that it is a shorter scale in this pic. Sorry I inserted it as XL but still shows up small. Maybe someone can provide a better link to......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Custom Shop Ebony?

In that picture it definitely does. On google images ive seen a black snakebyte with very dark and glossy looking ebony, and i also saw one that looked brownish, i also found a used kh 20 that shows the ebony without much......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Custom Shop Ebony?

Same quality or better than the KH-20 and Ouija Big Daddy? No quality concerns but does seem different from the KH20 and Ouija. Not better or worse, just different. Not as glossy. May be dyed. I think I had said not as......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Advice Sought: Kemper Profiling Amp

There will be a delay with the Kemper. I have decided to exchange it for the Powerhead so the replacement won't arrive until next week. The more I looked into it the more a stereo rig seemed impractical for my situation so if......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Custom Shop Ebony?

I bet its real Ebony from Madagascar. I don't see ESP cutting corners on their top tier stuff like other companies do. You know Jackson guitars has had a problem with getting real black Ebony (without having to dye it......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post ESP Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

And the first 4 numbers don't have known assignment. only the last 3.......MORE »
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Big Daddy B liked the forum post Re: Your Custom Shop Experience

 This. ......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Advice Sought: Kemper Profiling Amp

Kemper was one of the best decisions of my life. I have real amps but for easy recording, fast practicing and portability, and of course gigging it’s great. And so many profiles to choose from. It really sounds like the......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Advice Sought: Kemper Profiling Amp

Yes I am also trying to downsize to a more portable rig. If I find a good solution on the speakers will let you know. ......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Need CITES Help - URGENT

  Sorry I meant "You can't legally import them anymore from outside EU/UK WITHOUT A CITES"   20 years working with customs.   I know what I'm saying.   Pre or not 2017, all rosewood needs CITeS for import /......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Need CITES Help - URGENT

I think where the wires are getting crossed here is the fact that nobody is disputing that   What? ......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Need CITES Help - URGENT

That's why some concrete guitar, specially collectibles ones with rosewood, have dramatically increased its price in EU / UK.You can't legally import them anymore from outside EU/UK.   Hope this clears things......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Advice Sought: Kemper Profiling Amp

Congrats, Big Daddy. I don't know much about those amps, but the team who does Kemper also does the Access Virus synths which are top notch. RK how ya been? Yeah I saw that on their site. This will be a new experience......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Need CITES Help - URGENT

I don't think the are checking too hard in the US. I have brought in 2 guitars without any issues at this end. One was a $4K Les Paul and didn't even have CITES ppw with it but it was coming from Japan. Probably a high volume......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post ESP Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

17 is the year 2017 and the 2 is the factory. You won't be able to decode it from that.......MORE »
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Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Need CITES Help - URGENT

Do you have a certified botanist in your area that can give you a written report? That might be another option. I had to do that hear once as part of a claim on a tree that my neighbor damaged.......MORE »