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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-21-2001, 06:45 PM Thread Starter
 
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Hello all

* *Been researching for new electric guitar wherever
i could find info so what about the jackson ps2
anyone ever play one ? are those jackson pickups
any good? do they play nice?

* * * * * * thanks for any info
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-23-2001, 09:30 PM
 
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Harmony Central User Review

Click on that link for informed opinions on the guitar in question.

From what I know, I am pretty sure that they are made in Korea (to me that means little, but some swear nothing but crap comes out of there.) *I would recommend going for the DK2 or a DR2. *I believe they are made in Japan.

But for the price ($409) I would recommend buying an Ibanez RG, either new or used.

This all depends on what your money situation looks like, and whether or not your hell bent on getting a Jackson. *This is an Ibanez forum, so chances are, most people will recommend buying an Ibanez! *
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Hello

* * *Thanks for the reply.
Yea ive read about those quality differences(japan,korea) looked in on that link you gave and came across the rg's they look good but from the reviews
japanese guitar being the superior product how can you get the better guitar? can you request a japanese product?


* * * * * * * *rg270


* * * * * * * * thanks for the reply
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If you're looking for an entry level guitar, while still having a pro quality - worthy of touring and recording - then you'll really like to go for the RG520, 550 or 570.

Mind you this is purely my own personal preference, but good advice nonetheless. *

I am sure you can find a good quality RG made in Korea too. *Once again, personal experience will dictate which you choose. *

The aformentioned RG models (5**) are all made in Japan. *An RG (current production models) with any other designation is made in Korea.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-26-2001, 08:22 PM
 
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I strongly reccomend a used 5XX. The price differences between 4XX's and 5XX's on ebay are only a few $$, and the 5XX is definatly worth the extra couple bucks.
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