ESP Guitar Company, Inc

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The ESP Guitar Company (Electric Sound Products), located in North Hollywood, California, is a prominent manufacturer of electric guitars and basses.

The company was created by Hisatake Shibuya in 1975 as a chain of music retail stores in Japan. In 1983, ESP started making replacement parts and started making hand-made custom guitars in 1985. In 1986, ESP opened an office in New York City to make custom guitars for American players. In 1996, ESP started a new brand, the LTD. The LTD guitars are similar to ESP guitars and more affordable. According to ESP, LTDs are made on an assembly line in Korea from cheaper materials than ESPs, which are handcrafted in Japan. They still provide the optional custom service which made them in the first place.

ESP found fame by providing guitars for guitarists who went on to become leading exponents of thrash metal music in the 1980s, most famously to Metallica. As a result of these endorsements, ESP has gone on to become one of the largest suppliers of guitars for use in heavy music.



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ESP George Lynch reverse hockey stick headstock

Hi, I am looking for a George Lynch headstock like mentioned in the title of this message. Money isnt really a problem but it needs to be an ESP. No LTD's please.
If anyone has one or knows where I could get one could they please email me at the address that I left.

Cheers

Dan

Re: ESP George Lynch reverse hockey stick headstock

I just realised that I wrote I wanted a the headstock every where. I actually want the neck as well so put away those chainsaws guys.

Cheers

i cant find a explorer so i am makeing one

if u no a website find how to make the black explorer please get back to me

Re: i cant find a explorer so i am makeing one

dude there are about 4 esp explorers right now on ebay....they are all over the place....just look man...dont make one...too much trouble..

Re: i cant find a explorer so i am makeing one

i think i can be of some help to get you one just email me plz

Re: i cant find a explorer so i am makeing one

i think i can be of some help you get one just email me plz

METALLICA ON TOUR?

Hey bros thats right. Metallica's goin back on tour and its gunna kick ass... Summer Sanitarium 2003 yes sir. Get your tickets now. hurry up ..go to metallica.com for details...

Diddo on the white ESP Explorer

I am looking for an ESP Explorer (White), preferrably with a set nec or neck thru. Bolt on's will work however. Email me at mangymutt1@hotmail.com if you have any leads. Price is not an option!

Re: Diddo on the white ESP Explorer

Thanks, no longer needed.

Re: Diddo on the white ESP Explorer

did u get one ? and if so do they have more>?

Re: Diddo on the white ESP Explorer

I thought I had one, but the sale fell through. So I'm gonna keep looking.

white esp explorer

Hey guys i am really looking for a white esp or esp ltd explorer (preferably already loaded with emg's, but if not thats ok) email me if you have one for saleeee!!!!!!

MF-207, 7 string wanted

I'm looking for a ESP\LTD MF-207 7 string! I will pay a reasonable price for! One in great condition! Please email if you have one for sale!

Re: MF-207, 7 string wanted

I literally love this guitar. I will do anything to have it. Please. If u have and LTD MF-207, please Email me and make my life perfect.

ESP JH-3 Guitar

I am looking for a ESP JH-3 guitar in mint to near mint condition. If you have one for sale or know where I can find one please e-mail me at sandman3850@adelphia.net
Thanks

Re: ESP JH-3 Guitar

They are all over ebay all the time.

ltd f-207

I am looking for a ltd f-207. I have looked everywhere online and cant find it. I went to musicians friend and it said that the item was discontinued so i know it was made. Please notify me with any info.

Re: ltd f-207

I'm also looking for an F-207 also w/ skull and bones inlay.
I believe, while looking around just now, i came to the horror that I think they're collectors items now and just aren't manufactured anymore,That might explain why I can't find it in ESP catalogs or their website. I think our only hope is Ebay. I might be mistaken, but I would give up on anywhere else for a brand new one and just look on Ebay or for someone wanting to sell theirs. Good luck

Re: ltd f-207

Never fear guys...I own one, and need to sell it. It doesn't have skull inlays, it has arrowheads. Hope that doesn't ruin it.

Im looking for a KH guitar

Im looking for a KH guitar! If you want to sell it, mail me.
Paint damages is unimportant. Just send me some pics and a price!

Thanks!

Re: Im looking for a KH guitar

What KH model are you looking for? There are always KH-2's on ebay and every now and then and KH-1, KH-3, or KH-4. Good luck with your search!

esp mf207/esp f207

i am searching for esp 7 string gtrs. mf207/f207 looking to buy
will gladly pay any reasonable offer.

need kh-1 esp

will pay good money for it, only if good condition. email me at hindujindu@hotmail.com if you have any info

Re: need kh-1 esp

Theres one on ebay right now.

Want to buy EX 350

I saw an esp ex 350 for $199 at musician's friend, but it has been discontinued. Does anyone know of any other place at which it is selling so cheap?? Please, i'm not very rich

JH-2 ESP Custom Explorer for sale

I have a JH-2 ESP Custom Explorer for sale. These are selling for $4000+ on ebay and have been known to sell for over $6000. To appease your curiosity, I am offering this baby up for only $2800. I do not have the Certificate of Authenticity anymore but it is #065 of only 200 in existence. There are a few small paint chips that have been re-painted black and they are barely noticable. It has an EMG 81 bridge pickup and an EMG 60 neck pickup. The original hardshell, form fitted case is included. Email me at missouriboatride@netzero.net for pics if interested. I am not interested in trades. I just need to sell it.

Re: JH-2 ESP Custom Explorer for sale

This guitar is sold.

Is anybody selling a kh-1?

I absolutely love the kh-1 and i am dying to get my hands on one. If anybody is interested in selling one, please e-mail me at vhead69@hotmail.com ....i will most likely buy it. thanks

Wanted: ESP Kerry King Custom V

I am looking for an ESP Kerry King Custom V. There were 50 of these made in 1995 with neck thru body EMG pickups and red crackle finish. I will pay cash or trade for a KH2 Relic #33 for this guitar. E-mail me at Jmrdjen@attbi.com

WANTED: old style white esp/ltd explorer

hello

I am looking for either an esp or ltd olympic white explorer, please email me (remove "nospam") if you can help, thank you.

ESP Custom Shop Maverick Deluxe--Anyone interested?

Excellent condition. Cream with black hardware, rosewood neck,
pearl inlays, Schaller floating tremolo with locking nut, humbucker and twin rails. KICK AXE!!!

Re: ESP Custom Shop Maverick Deluxe--Anyone interested?

Do you still have the guitar?

: Excellent condition. Cream with black hardware, rosewood neck,
: pearl inlays, Schaller floating tremolo with locking nut, humbucker and twin rails. KICK AXE!!!

ESP Explorer custom for sale taking orders now

I pick up custom Explorers from the ESP custom shop in Japan and bring them to the United States I will be placing an order before christmas so if someone wants an Exp custom I can do it for a one time price of 2600.00 dollars or 2500 if you pick it up in San Francisco. This price includes setneck and made to James Hetfields specs if intrested E-mail me at Jmrdjen@hotmail.com I always charge 3000.00 but if you place your order with mine I can do it once for the price stated above. Only one order can be placed at this price otherwise I will charge 3000.00. Please E-mail me for details I will not be checking for responses left on this board. As with any custom order allow 4 months delivery time.

Re: ESP Explorer custom for sale taking orders now

So you can get me a custom white ESP explorer with the custom knob setup like James hetfield has and The active EMG 81/60 (bridge/neck) pickup setup??? Email me.

LTD MF-207 replacement neck

My boyfriend got an LTD MF-207 about 5 months ago and the neck is cracked on it. Anyone know where a replacement neck can be found as we have had no reponse from ESP? Thanks, Ab

ESP KH1 - Near Mint!

I have recently come across an ESP KH1 "V" Kirk Hammett signature series guitar. Anybody know what these are going for? Even though this axe has only one EMG 81 pickup, it is the hottest guitar that I have played recently. Please email me at missouriboatride@netzero.net. Thanks!!!!!!!

Re: ESP KH1 - Near Mint!

This KH-1 is sold.

ESP M252 SOLD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I just recived an e-mail two hours ago... like the speed of light i sold my guitar

M-252 FOR SALE

ESP M252 $149.. just like new... duncan designed hambuckers HB102- HB102n

Re: about the M-252 FOR SALE i might be interested in purchashing it!!

: ESP M252 $149.. just like new... duncan designed hambuckers HB102- HB102n

in reply to: : ESP M252 $149.. just like new... duncan designed hambuckers HB102- HB102n

is it stil up for sale????? i might be interested.

Im searching for a Early 90's Esp Horizon BLACK!!

must be 1 single coil 1 humbucker, black with white binding on the neck and headstock. Please, ive looked everywhere and will pay good for a good one. i think 93 is the year, no floyds, just tuneamatic (les paul style) bridges only!!!!NO FLOYDS!! or trems. HELP!!

Re: Im searching for a Early 90's Esp Horizon BLACK!!

: must be 1 single coil 1 humbucker, black with white binding on the neck and headstock. Please, ive looked everywhere and will pay good for a good one. i think 93 is the year, no floyds, just tuneamatic (les paul style) bridges only!!!!NO FLOYDS!! or trems. HELP!!

found it!!!

#65 of 100 Custom Eclipse

i have a mid 90s ESP Custom this was #65 of 100 and is in near mint condition. has cream binding and jsut smokes was wondering what these were going for anyone know ?

Re: #65 of 100 Custom Eclipse

: i have a mid 90s ESP Custom this was #65 of 100 and is in near mint condition. has cream binding and jsut smokes was wondering what these were going for anyone know ?

could you send me some pictures of your guitar, and if you are intressted to sell it please let me know.

Sherwood delux guitar

Looking for info about this guitar
year,date, manufacturer, etc.

Thank you

Esp Ltd F100 Need Pictures of it Black Cherry, comments

i want to see what this beast looks like in Black Cherry, and if you have any likes / dislikes about the guitar in general it would be great if you would let me know.

Re: Esp Ltd F100 Need Pictures of it Black Cherry, comments

: i want to see what this beast looks like in Black Cherry, and if you have any likes / dislikes about the guitar in general it would be great if you would let me know.

i like it the only thing i dont like about it is it picks up fingerprints real bad on the finish is very shiny other than that love it i will try to get you a pic

Esp Ltd F100

I want pictures of an Esp Ltd f100 in Black Cherry! Reviews to, if you own it.

Re: Esp Ltd F100

: I want pictures of an Esp Ltd f100 in Black Cherry! Reviews to, if you own it.

i own a blackcherry esp f100 i will try to get you a pic

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