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Got these 2 Horizon-IIIs. One is a 2012 ESP Standard Series, all black. The other is the twin to my LTD Elite, but in black with a Floyd, from 2013. I had the pair of LTD Elites a few years back, and its pretty cool to have to pair again. The ESP was a nice find!! One of the better sounding and playing guitars I have owned. The LTD Elites are VERY similar, as expected, since these replaced the Standard Series before the E-IIs. All Japanese made. I love these guitars!!

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I'm gonna act like I didn't already know and say congratulations!!!!

These guitars are nice for real though. MIJ ESP is serious business.

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Still can’t believe the one on the right was less $673 shipped lol.

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Nice scores!

And yeah, it is definitely a buyers market out there right now.

Some of the stuff that is sitting, at the prices they are sitting at...


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Congrats man! These are killer guitars. Personally I’m a bigger fan of the LTD Elites for the headstock alone. But all are killer guitars.

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Love these guitars dude!

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Nice.... gonna set them up as back up or alternate tunings???


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I like the 3x3 headstock better.

Right now they’re all setup in drop B so I can pick which ever one I feel like to play with the band.

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cool.... you noticing any differences between the 3 yet?


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Play and feel wise, they’re pretty much the same. The LTD Elites have bigger and more round low end. The ESP is tighter and a bit more focused. The black LTD elite has a wider sound overall than the green one. But these are very minor nit picky differences. They’re all very similar. I very slightly prefer the black ESP.

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that's interesting... and all 3 have the same electronics?


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Yup. I got all 3 within the last month, and rewired each with new Bourns pots, switchcraft jacks, and Duncan custom and 59 pickups.

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That's a great trio there! I definitely dig the body binding more on appearance alone, but the cock stock is hard to beat with an ESP logo.


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yeah the binding looks great on this body shape, really makes it stand out.

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Damn man, awesome.
Congrats!

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