Epiphone Les Paul E Series Nuclear eXtreme
This guitar is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-09-07)
Price : US $237.50
Your are viewing an Epiphone E Series from about 2000, the Xtreme is pretty much the top of the line. In case you have not heard of it 'Harmony Central'' has news and user reviews of guitars. The unusual thing is the reviews aren't from people that just bought thier first guitat and think it is the best thing ever made. To read Harmony reviews here is the link: http://reviews.harmony-central.com/reviews/Guitar/product/Epiphone/LP-Xtreme/10/1. To read a little more on the E series here is another link: http://www.musiciansfriend.com/document?doc_id=82007. This guitar has only a few minor scratches and is in very nice shape. It comes with a hardshell case that is in good shape.
I love these darn things. I have three. This one, one which has more of a green tint and the last one I just blew a wad on one that is red over orange. I need to recoup some money so I am grudgingly selling this one.
This thing sounds as good as my Gibson LP Classic. I upgraded the Caps (capacitors) from the little chip to a Vitamin Q style .027 for rhythm (gives it more snarl) and a Vitamin Q .018 for treble to let 'er rip. Upgrading the caps opened up the sound and gives what is typically called 'the traditional buttery Les Paul sound'. This may seem like a small change, but definitely a step up in sound quality. Contrary to what some sources say, the cap changes the sound even when the tone control is not in use. I tried
This guitar is sold (sold on 2008-09-07)
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Jared Shaffer said...
I am 99% sure this is my old guitar. I built the the pick guard for it. If its not my old one it is EXACTLY like it! Email me at email@example.com. I'd like to talk about it!