I had one. It was a really nice unit. The pups needed to be changed but I flipped it before I went through that. And now I am kicking myself in...
I used to use Blue Steels religiously. But had significant fret wear from the non-nickel strings, and switched to EB.
used 5150/6505 halfstack = $1000
any ESP LTD w/EMGs = new$500 used $300
you wanna get fancy? Boss NS2 in front, a "whatever" delay in...
I have never heard a 498 in the bridge of a SG I didn't like.
Every LP I played that was heavy was AMAZING.
1. remove bridge pickup from body, do not disconnect wires
2. rotate pickup 180 degrees so the pole pieces are closer to the neck
I have recently, in the past year, switched brands from Gibson to ESP. Gibson had their "issues" and it was unacceptable from their price...
Standard Strats are now boasting "high-mass" blocks these days. Whatever that means.
I have a ESP Eclipse II.
Not the most versatile guitar. But I can make it work pretty good. I need to get something with singles. Or those...
Wow, that's nutz. Where did they hide that cap-pack?
My Randall MTS is probably everything you could ever want it to be. SO many choices of all tube "modeling". Choose whatever power tube you can...
I use a ns2, set 1st knob to max, second to minimum. I use the onboard noise suppressor on my gmajor in the loop to clean any amp hiss on my 5150...
My live/band setup never makes it home. It's always at the rehearsal space.
So I have three levels of practice amps at home;
1. "quite" -...
Well I can tell you that the tennon in my STANDARD is a lot bigger than that.
I love my EclipseII
I actually think you may be the snob.:thud
You seem too worried about it.
Play with you ears and hands. Don't worry about where it says it was...
on board boost
I'd probably pay more if they were made/crafted in Japan. At least I would know it was put together right with quality and value in mind.:rimshot
seems like a winner
Really, who cares?
Now if Walmart was buying Gibson I would be worried.
But a quality company like Peavey? Do it. What do we have to lose?...
i puked all over my computer