The ball is rolling for my 8 string - just written out a final spec list for it for Jeremy's reference, but I thought I would post it over here for you guys to take a look at...
All acess neck joint
Jem style jack socket
"RG" controls placement
Close to RG body shape
Top horn lengthened to centre over 12th fret to aid balance
3 piece quatersawn maple neck with carbon re-enforcement rods
LGM headstock shape with 5/3 tuner config.
Translucent black headstock finish, with chrome LGM guitars logo
26" scale length - 24 frets
Dunlop 6100 fretwire
Raw, unfinished neck
Side dot inlays (black), custom Inlay at the 12th fret in black plastic
Quilted maple board (supplied)
EMG 45 DC pickups (neck and bridge)
Blade style 3 way pickup selector
Hipshot 8 string bridge in chrome
Chrome knobs (knurled metal type)
Chrome Gotoh machine heads
Translucent black finish with natural binding on body
I cant wait to get my hands on it - should be an amazing guitar
Ill keep you all updated with its progress....
-better shred than dead-ANDY