NGD Not a common brand around these parts

Discussion in 'Other Cool Guitars' started by drmilktruck, Sep 16, 2019.

  1. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck Gretschified

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
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  2. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck Gretschified

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
    ESP LTD Xtone PS-1. Other than the Sonic Blue and the great price, the main attraction was that I had a PC-1v in the past in pearl white that I modded to look like a Penguin. That model had Seymour Duncan Alnico Pro 2 pickups and a Bigsby with gold hardware and was really great. I regret selling it but it was a boat anchor. This one is a little lower on the feature pole with generic hum buckers but they still are hot, pushing the my little Electromatic 6161 amp into overdrive pretty easily. Very well made and set up. Easy playing. No complaints.
    Last edited: Sep 16, 2019
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  3. Armygirl

    Armygirl Country Gent

    Mar 14, 2014
    Oh I love ESP! I have a purple one. Congrats on this. It looks like a beauty!

    Sent from my SM-G973F using Tapatalk
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  4. tartanphantom

    tartanphantom Country Gent

    Jul 30, 2008
    Murfreesboro, TN
    Heresy, I tell you, heresy.:p:D

    Congrats on the the new guitar.:cool:
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  5. Scooter127

    Scooter127 Synchromatic

    Feb 25, 2019
    I like the color. Reminds me of a flying model airplane I built decades ago and doped the tissue in "Curtis Blue."

    I don't know that's it's made anymore

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  6. audept

    audept Senior Gretsch-Talker

    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia's blue! :D Congrats, Jim!
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  7. johnny g

    johnny g Synchromatic

    Sep 2, 2017
    union, ms
    Not a Gretsch but a great looking guitar. Have heard some nice things about those babies.
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  8. Stefan87

    Stefan87 Electromatic

    May 20, 2019
    Sydney, Australia
    Congratulations, if I remember correctly I played and LTD at a mates house one time as he was saying how good it was to play, so had a go and he was right, so if this is like the one I played it should be a great addition to your collection.
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  9. thunder58

    thunder58 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
    ESP ... Emerson , Palmer , but who's the new guy " S " .... OH ! ... an ESP Guitar , now I get it ...:p congrats Jim , love the color too . Enjoy ....
    BTW .... where's the case that was suppose to come with it ? :p
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  10. CousinWarsh

    CousinWarsh Synchromatic

    Jun 24, 2018
    Western NY
    Congrats! Very cool looking box.
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  11. wabash slim

    wabash slim Friend of Fred

    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    He got it---it's cardboard.
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  12. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    Nice little blue addition, Jim...Congrats!
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  13. pilgrim

    pilgrim Country Gent

    Jun 15, 2010
    I know BECAUSE IT IS BLUE!!!!
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  14. T Bone

    T Bone Country Gent

    Yep, it's blue. :D
    Congrats, nice looking guitar. Enjoy!
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  15. Wayne Gretschzky

    Wayne Gretschzky Country Gent

    Aug 27, 2008
    East Coast
    It's blue... so it's a keeper! Nice!
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  16. another blue guitar, Jim ? ha ha :D

    congrats !
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  17. Crooner

    Crooner Friend of Fred

    Apr 15, 2009
    Sexah! Congrats!
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  18. LivingMyDream

    LivingMyDream Friend of Fred

  19. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    Congrats Jim. Great colour(I think it's red, and I demand scientific data to say it isn't)

    Is it semi hollow, or semi solid? :)
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  20. unknown fan

    unknown fan Gretschie

    Aug 7, 2018
    Sharp one there, that single sound hole reminds me of my Reverend Club King
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