Ibanez RG2550Z or ESP LTD MH-1000NT . Which one would you pick and why? they are round the same price range / Ibanez has 43mm nut width jumbo frets / esp has 42 mm nut width XJ frets - hard rock and metal -

Over all i would have liked them both to have XJ frets and 43mm nut width for my large hands !
Last edited by dazzzer30 at Feb 21, 2014,
ibanez, it's MIJ.

it also has the neck width you like which is fairly important (unless you have no strong preference either way).

I doubt the ibanez frets are any smaller than the LTD ones, but I could be wrong. One company's XJ might be another's J, etc. etc.
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Ibanez frets are enormous, btw, on most of their RG's.

I'd take a MIJ Ibanez over an LTD any day.
I think it might be preference, I can't stand Ibanez Guitars
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Play both. I do not have much experience with Ibanez, but love my MH-400. I like it better than my Gibson Les Paul Studio. The Neck and frets are great and the EMG's (mine has the 81/85) sound great with heavy gain. I do not care for all the pearl stuff on the 1000, but it is a really good guitar.

Like I said, play both...Good Luck!
Personally id get the LTD. But ive not yet played a MiJ ibby yet.
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