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ESP E-II Horizon III FM Electric Guitar

This guitar's sleek, stylish alder body is lightweight and comes loaded with Seymour Duncan SH-2/SH-14 humbuckers to give you killer tone for heavy riffs. (2) Read 2 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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ESP E-II Horizon III Reindeer Blue
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Features: What it does for you:
Alder body Light weight with a wide tonal range
Flamed maple top Premium wood grain with bright, projecting tone
Neck-through-body construction Longer sustain; strong midrange; smooth feel
Seymour Duncan SH-2 neck; TB14 bridge pickup Great sustain; smooth highs and boosted midrange

ESP E-II Horizon III FM Electric

Like other instruments in the E-II series, the ESP E-II Horizon-III FM guitar is expertly crafted in Japan by ESP luthiers, making the build comparable to more 'high-end' ESP guitars. Seymour Duncan SH-2 and SH-14 humbuckers yield a blend of classic and modern tones ideal for virtually any style of music. The Horizon body shape is ultra comfortable and looks great with a flamed maple top on the alder body.

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- Construction: Neck-thru-body
- Scale: 25.5 inches
- Body: Alder
- Top: Flamed Maple
- Neck: Maple
- Fingerboard: Ebony
- Fingerboard Radius: 305mm
- Nut Width: 42mm
- Nut Type: Bone
- Neck Contour: Thin U
- Frets: 24 XJ
- Hardware Color: Black
- Strap Button: Standard
- Tuners: Gotoh Locking Tuners
- Bridge: Gotoh TOM Bridge
- Neck Pickup: Seymour Duncan SH-2
- Bridge Pickup: Seymour Duncan SH-14
- Electronics: Passive
- Controls: Vol/Tone/Toggle Switch
- Case: CH3FF
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Shipping Weight: 25 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 48 x 19 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): EIIHOR3FMRDB
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-423-8388
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "This guitar is well worth the money; the case is a write-off"
Overall: An excellent, good looking, good playing, great sounding guitar. The neck was perfect out of the box, and the guitar was almost in tune. Finish is amazing, the neck to body transition in this neck-through design executed in a flawlessly sculpted manner. Frets are uniform, polished, well-rounded, and no strings buzzed out of the box anywhere on the neck. The color, Reindeer Blue is a nice clear blue, the name is a bit odd though. Unplugged, the guitar, when picked or strummed, is sonorous, loud for a solid body. I spent hours just playing it unplugged. The neck pickup is decent, the bridge pickup better than decent, controls are tight and responsive. The guitar sounds great clean and great dirty (I used Blackstar amps). I am happy.The case is of poor quality, came with a damaged and patched up exterior, and doesn't latch and stay latched. The interior of the case is a different matter, almost perfectly fitted for the guitar, if you ignore over-sprayed glue on the lid edge.I will ignore the case, and am very happy with the guitar.
Style of Music: rock, metal mostly, but whatever else sounds good
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "Awesome guitar!!!!"
Overall: This is a fantastic guitar from ESP. I've heard many people complain about the e-ii series not being up to par with the older ESP standard series, but this guitar is everything the older ones were and more. The neck feels great, not to thin, not too chunky. And the frets were perfectly leveled and polished, too. The pickups sound stellar as expected from a pair of Seymour Duncans. My only gripe is with the case that it came in. It's a great hardshell case, but the buckles don't feel very secure when they are closed. It still holds it shut and it's not going to break, but I feel like they could have been better fitted. It's a very minor drawback and should not deter anybody away from this incredible guitar. And of course, Zzounds has amazing customer service which is just the icing on the cake. Buy one before they're gone!!!!
Style of Music: rock, classic rock, heavy metal, blues
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