From Expierence are these guitars good? How do they mesaure up to the Standards? I can only spend about 1700
they are p90 guitars, which is really ok if you want that sound. But otherwise there is the Classic and the Studio in your price range. Also maybe find a used Faded Standard.
what are the better of the two classics or stuido's? For playing live that is
What do you mean by better for playing live?
i guess the classic is, seeing as the studio is well, a studio guitar.