Do you use a lot of vibrato?
it really depends on whether the floyd rose is worth the hassle to to you. i honestly prefer the silverburst. it looks a hell of a lot cooler, and you don't have to muck around with the floyd, which i find to be a pain.t it just depends on whether want the vibrato.
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