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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KH-2 OUJIA AND KH-1

IF ANY BODY IS SELLING ONE OF THESE GUITARS PLEASE LET ME KNOW

Re: KH-2 OUJIA AND KH-1

GUITARS Kenny Lawrence Explorer

Re: KH-2 OUJIA AND KH-1

how much for the guitar and do you have any pictures????

Re: KH-2 OUJIA AND KH-1

: how much for the guitar and do you have any pictures????

:: I have a KH-2 Ouija in mint condition with moon and star inlays for sale

KH-2 OUJIA

IF ANY HAS A KH-2 OUJIA FOR SALE OR KNOWS WHO IS SELLING ONE PLEASE LET ME KNOW

Re: KH-2 OUJIA

: IF ANY HAS A KH-2 OUJIA FOR SALE OR KNOWS WHO IS SELLING ONE PLEASE LET ME KNOW

:: I have a mint condition KH-2 Ouija with moon and star inlays for sale

Trade nice Ibanez 540p usa for Explorer

I have a very nice 1989 gun metal blue Ibanez 540p made in Bensalem, PA. USA. It has a floyd rose tremolo, Dimarzio pick-ups, wizard neck and a strat style body. It comes with the original hard shell case.To see the guitar go to ebay and type in item #1518410367 I am hoping to trade it for a nice ESP, or Gibson Explorer. If you are interested in buying the Ibanez just e-mail me at braham_virtuoso@yahoo.com

Alvarez 12-String for sale

I have an Alvarez mod DY-76 12 string guitar for sale w/Alvarez hardshell case. The guitar was purchased new by my parents in 1977. Has a few minor "beauty marks", but is in great playable shape. The appearance does not show the blemishes at first glance. Just trying to be as honest about condition as possible. $400 plus shipping OBO

Guild Starfire 3 and Fender Blues Jr For Sale

I have an excellent cond Blonde Starfire 3 and Fender Blues Jr amp for sale. The guitar is absolutly like new w/guild hardshell case. The amp still has the protective plastic on the control panel and I have the original fender box. $1250 for both plus shipping

Re: Guild Starfire 3 and Fender Blues Jr For Sale

: I have an excellent cond Blonde Starfire 3 and Fender Blues Jr amp for sale. The guitar is absolutly like new w/guild hardshell case. The amp still has the protective plastic on the control panel and I have the original fender box. $1250 for both plus shipping
i am instrested in your guitar can you email me at chershtaco@adelphia.net i plan to buy one and have some questions on yours,, thanks john

esp m1 tiger

looking for a m1 tiger and i am willing to trade a 1 month old
sunburster-not a ltd.this is the real deal.i paid 1500.00 a month ago.

I'm selling a '98 ESP (...not LTD...) EXP, olympic white, EMG 81s...almost identical to Hetfield's "

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Re: I'm selling a '98 ESP (...not LTD...) EXP, olympic white, EMG 81s...almost identical to Hetfield

Im very intersted if you still have the guitar I live in Ireland where are living if you dont mind me asking

Re: I'm selling a '98 ESP (...not LTD...) EXP, olympic white, EMG 81s...almost identical to Hetfield

:hey there, are you considaring any trades at all? I have a few guitars I would be probably willing to trade out for this guitar.........email me if at all interested

Re: I'm selling a '98 ESP (...not LTD...) EXP, olympic white, EMG 81s...almost identical to Hetfield

: :hey there, are you considaring any trades at all? I have a few guitars I would be probably willing to trade out for this guitar.........email me if at all interested

sorry, no trades.

here's another picture of a guitar almost exactly the same as mine, except mine has a bolt-on neck...and Hetfield's guitars are all neck through:

http://www.themetsource.com/equipment/james/eetfuk.gif

Re: I'm selling a '98 ESP (...not LTD...) EXP, olympic white, EMG 81s...almost identical to Hetfield

: : :hey there, are you considaring any trades at all? I have a few guitars I would be probably willing to trade out for this guitar.........email me if at all interested

: sorry, no trades.

: here's another picture of a guitar almost exactly the same as mine, except mine has a bolt-on neck...and Hetfield's guitars are all neck through:

: http://www.themetsource.com/equipment/james/eetfuk.gif

email me the price and where to email you

Re: I'm selling a '98 ESP (...not LTD...) EXP, olympic white, EMG 81s...almost identical to Hetfield

that guitar new is worth 1700...its not that special man.

OLD ESP EXPLORER Wanted- not the new shape

Want the early to late 90's model, the gibson-style shape, more rounded. Any color, will pay $$$.

Re: OLD ESP EXPLORER Wanted- not the new shape

: Want the early to late 90's model, the gibson-style shape, more rounded. Any color, will pay $$$.

check your email.

KH-2 Ouija

Hi has anybody got a KH2 Ouija for sale with the moon and star inlays im willing to pay top $ or £

Re: KH-2 Ouija

: Hi has anybody got a KH2 Ouija for sale with the moon and star inlays im willing to pay top $ or £

:: I have a KH-2 Ouija in mint condition with moon and star inlays for sale

Re: KH-2 Ouija

i have an esp ouija with stars and moons.....
near mint condition..
i might be willing to sell if the $ figure is right...

Re: KH-2 Ouija

I have a ouija that i am selling for a friend it is in great condition, I will have pics soon. e-mail me if you are interested.

SPIDER kh-3 for sale

i have spider guitar kh-3 perfect condition with case.1800.dol

SPIDER KH-3 FOR SALE

i have spider kh-3 for sale,perfect condition with case,1800 dol.

ANY ONE SELLING A KH-1?

IF ANY ONE IS SELING A KH-1 PLEASE E-MAIL ME

like to know where to find a james hetfield guitar

i would like to know where i can find a james hetfield guitar in a catalog or something
\ thanks

Taylor 710 for sale

1996 perfect condition - clear Taylor pickguard - with Taylor wooden hardshell case (also perfect condt.) $1299

hetfield guitars for sale

need a james hetfield explorer send e-mail with picture

ESP USA Horizon Custom

This one looks awsome! I heard that this model is now discontuned. Is that true? What an incredeble guitar.
<A HREF="http://cgi.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=1516477027">ESP USA Horizon Custom></A></FONT>

ESP KH-2 Relic Unplayed

I'm selling a brand new ESP KH-2 Relic. This one has never been played because I have two of them. I can show you a picture if you like. It is number 007 (James Bond) out of 100, and it still has all the plastic on it. It is an exact reproduction of Kirks main stage guitar. Every detail was considered, including the wear and tear resulting from years of extensive touring. The production of this guitar was in 2001, and was limited to only 100 instruments worldwide. This means they will never be reproduced again. It is definitely a collectors item. It includes a certificate of authenticity signed by Kirk Hammett (himself), warranty card, and all the parts. It features a neckthru body design, skull and bones inlays, original floyd rose tremolo system, and a set of EMG-81 pickups. It also includes an ESP hardshell case. E-mail me if you have any questions or want pictures. I'm looking for $2000. Thanks.

Re: ESP KH-2 Relic Unplayed

I'm sorry but I sold this guitar in March.

james hetfield guitars

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would like pics of james hetfield guitars and like to where to get them from dealer if possible

Re: james hetfield guitars

: would like pics of james hetfield guitars and like to where to get them from dealer if possible

Re: james hetfield guitars

: : would like pics of james hetfield guitars and like to where to get them from dealer if possible

Re: james hetfield guitars

: : : would like pics of james hetfield guitars and like to where to get them from dealer if possible

Re: james hetfield guitars

: : : : would like pics of james hetfield guitars and like to where to get them from dealer if possible

i am from iceland and this band is the best i like to get james hetfield guitar

Re: need to find a james hetfield guitar

: would like pics of james hetfield guitars and like to where to get them from dealer if possible

Re: need to find a james hetfield guitar

You cannot buy a James Hetfield guitar, under that name. Mainly all of his guitars are made by ESP, therefore, you will have to look for an ESP guitar that is the same as one that he owns. It won't be the same exact thing if James has custom finishes on it, but it will be the same type of guitar.

Re: need to find a james hetfield guitar

: You cannot buy a James Hetfield guitar, under that name. Mainly all of his guitars are made by ESP, therefore, you will have to look for an ESP guitar that is the same as one that he owns. It won't be the same exact thing if James has custom finishes on it, but it will be the same type of guitar.

Hello

HELLO
my names is sorento. I love you very much.I always follwing
you.but shaiman you james .your new album is very bad .isnt rock metal and its not good.realy fuck you.please
dont distroyed the metallica.

bye

izzy's esp?

what model was the esp izzy played in sweet child o' mine?

Re: izzy's esp?

: what model was the esp izzy played in sweet child o' mine?

An ESP Eclipse custom.
Ive got one in green for sale; £800

Re: izzy's esp?

: what model was the esp izzy played in sweet child o' mine?

An ESP Eclipse custom.
Ive got one in green for sale; £800

Re: izzy's esp?

: what model was the esp izzy played in sweet child o' mine?

That was the Mirage. They weren't a production instrument, or I would have had one for sure. Neck through, carved top tele, with a Jackson headstock. I've tried and tried, but can't find a used one anywhere.

Re: izzy's esp?

Although i'm not sure what model it's called but I can say they were a production instrument as I have seen some around, for example I have seen a picture of James Hetfield (Metallica)with one. They often show up on the second hand market so keep your eyes open.

It's basically identical to a '1988 USA Jackson Telecaster' with an archtop, her is how to make one, take a fender telecaster, stand it upright, facing it, and streatch the body by 5% wider, and you get the rather cool tele shape, then make sure it has an archtop, paint it white, get an old origional 80's Jackson mapel neck with rosewood fingerboard, with black banding. Floyd Rose origional bridge and locking head, Seymour Duncan Alnic II pro pickups (if you want to sound like slash) and Shalor machine heads.

e.g.
http://www.jcfonline.com/gallery/jtellys.html

i need an eclipse w/ floyd rose

im looking to buy an esp/ltd eclipse w/ a floyd rose locking system any color and used or new doesnt matter....the floyd rose is a must.
-rafa-

I NEED JH-2

who has a jh-2 i really need one and i am willing to pay alot my email is orb_john@hotmail.com please email me if u have one and maybe a pic too

I would like to buy a KH-2 guitar or the cheaper vershion of LTD

If anyone has a KH-2 or the cheaper vershion of LTD, please mail me. I need this guitar very badly. I will buy it for a resenable price.
Within Holland ofcourse.

usa eclipse for sale

american esp eclipse/green/stop tail/tunomatic bridge cool guitar 800.00 plus shipping

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