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What 80s Epiphone Model was this?


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Spent many hours looking but can't find, fast/smooth phenolic fret-board, fast thin neck not a C shape and it was a bolt-on, hss emg selects, steinberger whammy system, a beast of a metal guitar, nothing has ever felt the same for metal.

If can't be found I would love to find another with these specs at the $1000 price range, need phenolic frets-24, hss, steinberger whammy, bolt-on neck and thin neck-very important, does Gibson/Epiphone make custom guitars for the public maybe if the price is right?

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Custom shop guitars are several thousand dollars. 

Jackson makes good import metal guitars in Indonesia. Check out the Pro series. You could probably find a used Pro with EMGs for cheap - I think they've switched to Seymour Duncans now (which I'm sure are fine as well). 

I think the current Pro line is mahogny (used to be alder, which is fine too). I'd steer clear of the X-series on account of the basswood bodies. 

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