#1
Preferably non active pickups.
I hate actives.

I had a schecter c-1+ and was fairly happy with it.

I recently sold it and i now want a new one and i just cant decide.
What do you mean there's a bird in the house?

I mean exactly what i said: THERES A BIRD IN THE HOUSE!
#2
i dunno how much they are in dollars but my epiphone gothic explorer is awesome
#6
check out jackson dxmg it is pretty nice, pair of passive emg hz pups, and licensed floyd rose, and the most important , it is made for one thing only , metal
#9
LTD MH-250NT has passives and its around $440.
LTD MH-250NT (With EMG 81/85)
Ibanez RGT42FXQM
Bugera 6260
Seismic Audio 212