ESP 2018 Preview is up: lots of new 7 models

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  1. cardinal

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    Did not see the 8 string Evertune Eclipse coming.... wow
     
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    cardinal Strat 7 Guy

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    I want to drop a Kahler on the M1008MS sooo bad.

    I like its fan (25.5-27) better than the prototype Schecter fan (26.5-28? I think). And it's a flat top for my Kahler. Must. Dive. Bomb.
     
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    sell2792 Back from the Dead

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    27 is the bare minimum for an 8, and I think even that is stretching it for my preference. I think the 26.5 to 28 is ideal, though I wouldn't mind 25.5 to 28.
     
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    cardinal Strat 7 Guy

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    I probably wouldn't use the 8th string very much (I barely use the 7th string), so 27" would be ok. I just can't abide having a 26.5" high e in standard tuning.
     
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    The two carpenter are crazies, ESP just killed the game
     
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    Does Stephen Carpenter still play 6 strings? Or use Seymour Duncans? Or neck pickups?

    that SC-20 has me confused, it looks like his sig from 10 years ago. Not complaining because I really like how it looks, and passive HHS looks cooler to me than HHx.

    Also like the look of those multiscales, though I'm generally not super interested in multiscales as I'm happy with 25.5" straight scale for my 7's.


    also, that pink M200. maple plz.
     
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    It's a reissue of his original signature model for it's 20th anniversary.
     
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    musicaldeath Herald of Djod

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    I didn't know I needed a sparkly red 607B or a "Black Metal" (lol marketing) 7 string viper this bad until now.
     
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    Like that SN-1000 HT. There's just too few Strats with hardtails out there...
     
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    dat green Stephen Carpenter reissue :bowdown:

    seems like Ibanez has lost this year's game before they even started.
     
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    So I need an EII neon pink M, with a maple fretboard.

    Need.
     
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    What I don't understand is, why do they have a JB in the bridge of the SC-20 but then two not so great pickups in the other positions?
     
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    Dat blue Sparrowhawk. A Horizon 3 and hardtail Snapper 1000. Sparkles everywhere :wub3:
     
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    Im super excited for this!! Ive wanted one of these for years but the originals (ltd sc500) dont pop up very often.
     
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    HeHasTheJazzHands greg rulz ok

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    Ah, that makes sense. Hell, I might pick it up, but there's a few things on this list that I want.
    Also, on some of the other guitars like the purple horizon, are those SD Blackened Winters in those as well?
     
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    I think I remember reading somewhere that he only chose that pickup configuration because he thought it looked cool
     
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