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Old 01-12-2013, 11:48 AM   #1
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New guitar day!

Well yes! It's that time again! It's new guitar day, just wanted to share this with you all.

Here she is, my Epiphone SG Custom (three pickup) version

http://s1275.beta.photobucket.com/u...html?sort=3&o=0

Got her in a trade from a guy at College. I traded my Ibanez RG350 MDX for it, to be fair. I feel like I robbed him in broad day-light. This thing is far better, for me at least. It feels really smooth on my big hands and I feel like it resonates really well, (can only play unplugged. My amp has recently died!)

Plus it feels really heavy too (at least compared to my other guitars) but that's the mahogany body, coming into play there. But it feels, slick and comfortable to play. Though I'm going to have to sort the action out as I've found a couple of places where there is some Fret-buzz.

Here's the other thing that came today...

http://s1275.beta.photobucket.com/u...html?sort=3&o=0

http://s1275.beta.photobucket.com/u...html?sort=3&o=0

[IMG]http://s1275.beta.photobucket.com/user/Andy_Scarlett/media/Newguitar2_zps1a356076.jpg.html?sort=3&o=2

Apologies for the feet getting into view

Here this is, a LTD Dave Mustaine in Sunburst, I don't know much about this one apart from that it's a brilliant guitar. The neck feels a little bit thicker than any of my Ibanez guitars I own and it plays like a dream.

The Fretboard is Rosewood and with a Mahogany neck it just feels absolutely brilliant compared to cheaper guitars I've played, bought and sold and it plays a bit like the old Kevin Bonds Rhodes I used to have and then gave to my brother.

The body is Mahogany and I think it's a three piece body, but I'm not too sure. (I'll post some closer photo's for you guys to see!) and it feels surprisingly light for what I was expecting compared to my Epi. There's no neck dive, like my Epi either.

The sound unplugged is really nice, clear and articulate and I can tell which strings out of tune if it is. But there's a Tone Pro's bridge in there. Which apparently has a locking feature? and the string thru body helps improve the sustain of the guitar. Feels like some of the notes just hold on when they're rung.

Also there's only 200 of these in the world and this one is numbered 151.

But anyway, hope you enjoy the pr0nz.

Any questions about either, just ask!
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Old 01-12-2013, 11:56 AM   #2
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Neat guitars.
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and the string thru body helps improve the sustain of the guitar.

I hate to nitpick, but stopbar tailpieces give you better sustain.
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Old 01-12-2013, 12:00 PM   #3
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[QUOTE=T00DEEPBLUE

I hate to nitpick, but stopbar tailpieces give you better sustain.[/QUOTE]

My ignorance there! Thanks for correcting!
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Old 01-12-2013, 12:27 PM   #4
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Woah, don't see many LTD dave mustaines on this forum
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Old 01-12-2013, 12:34 PM   #5
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Congrats! Both guitars are really nice!

Zexy feet btw
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Old 01-12-2013, 12:36 PM   #6
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very nice (both of them). really nice colour on the dave mustaine.

btw, if you put [IMG] and [/IMG] at the front and end of your link respectively, the pics will show up in your post.
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very nice (both of them). really nice colour on the dave mustaine.

btw, if you put [IMG] and [/IMG] at the front and end of your link respectively, the pics will show up in your post.


I did put them in! Honest guv! They don't seem to work for me ever though!
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Old 01-12-2013, 12:41 PM   #8
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nice epi SG enjoy.
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How can you afford all this shit while you're in college. Most of my money goes to Ramen and beer.
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Old 01-12-2013, 01:17 PM   #10
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How can you afford all this shit while you're in college. Most of my money goes to Ramen and beer.

I'm in uni. I used to afford my gear through jobs.
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Old 01-12-2013, 02:12 PM   #11
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Very Nice V MAN! Im gonna have to look into one of those.
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Oh wow a sunburst v looks great.. I've never seen one before as I've never really looked at v's. Did mustand and dean part ways or something?
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Oh wow a sunburst v looks great.. I've never seen one before as I've never really looked at v's. Did mustand and dean part ways or something?


Nah! This was years before Dave was ever on Dean!
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I did put them in! Honest guv! They don't seem to work for me ever though!


ah right dunno what's going on there then
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Aww thanks guys, you guys are awesome.
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