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  1. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Does anyone know exactly what causes the neck pocket crack.Is it temperature change or whammy bar abuse.My rg550 is in mint condition and I would like to keep it that way.If anyone has seen what causes the crack I would sure like to know.I once took my Ovation from my house to the beach to jam...
  2. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    its on my 1995 rg570cttb very hard to see as the paint is dark and not noticable. does not look like it goes all the way through the wood just surface but could be going all the way through. its less then an inch closer to half an inch long from the fret board. i can only see it on one side and...
  3. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    1991 Ibanez 540S7 in black $900 2003 ibanez S470 in silver/blue $375 Both are near mint condition with plenty of fret life left No neck pocket cracks which are common on Ibanez guitars Both necks are straight and all electronics are fully functional Check out pictures at...
  4. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    Hi all, Have got this guitar from the bay its an RG505 w/ original EDGE and a monkey claw (project guitar) However is has this crack - does it look like a big problem? (Its the crack on the heel thin red line going down the body) I haven't got the guitar yet so was looking for advice before i...
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    Only took me a couple of minutes and a few seconds, six to be exact. Easy
  6. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    is it possible for these to be more than just finish crack, ie become a wood crack and destroy the guitar? thanks.
  7. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Selling most of my collection, GAS got the best of me lately, keep in mind I keep my gear pristine! Wiped down after every use, and set up every few months/new strings. -Ibanez 1991 RG 570 In Cherry Sunburst Flamed Maple! Rare finish, few minor pick scratches on the body, typical neck pocket...
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    ibanez rg350 ex neck 150 it's in near mint condition with almost no fret wear will come with ibanez tuners. the tuners have had the paint on the back scratched off but still work great. http://i251.photobucket.com/albums/gg308/korn2125/Picture140.jpg...
  9. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    I just got this today. A pristine RG 565 proto!! Believe it or not,I bought it from the widow of ex Jerry Lee Lewis guitarist Joel Schumacher. I might be buying another Ibby shredder from her too......funny,shredderiffic Ibbys aren't exactly what I'd expect to find in his collection,but they're...
  10. Classified Ads: Ibanez JEM/UV Guitars
    price range $1000-$1400 shipped. the better the condition the more i'll pay. No Neck Pocket Cracks please! PM or eMail Me! Thanx!
  11. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    So around 2 months ago I dropped off one of my carvin neck thru body guitars at an un named music store to have some dimarzio's put in it. Earlier this morning I got a call from the manager telling me that there had been a terrible accident and that I needed to come look at my guitar that had...
  12. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    almost mint, except for two small neck pocket cracks and one ding on the back side, got it off Craig's list. Have no idea what it is worth, I just like it! Nice tone, really chunky and has a little fatter neck than the Ibanez I am used to, but still plays amazing!
  13. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    As the title states I am looking for a Mesa Boogie Road King, and will most likely sell my J-Custom for it. The price on the guitar is $2000.00 buyer pays shipping as well. US buyers only sorry, and paypal prefered (ill take the hit). If Someone has a trade in mind for the RoadKing it would need...
  14. Classified Ads: Ibanez JEM/UV Guitars
    Up for sale is my Ibanez jem777SK in Good Condition. Color: Shocking Pink Body: Basswood Pickguard: Original B/W/B - is showing some wear, but easily replaced. Neck: Maple With Disapearing Pyramids(professionaly refinished see below) Hardware: Cosmo Tremolo: Original Edge (Low E side has some...
  15. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Great guitar but I'm going to pick up a mint one some time down the line. That said, this is a player with a few dings and a small crack in the neck pocket (very fine, runs from the top of the pocket and stops at the top of the neck humbucker.) Hence the price which is £500 plus shipping and...
  16. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    Problems with new Jem7VWH's I have been trying to get a Jem7VWH since the end of summer. I have ordered a total of six of them. Each one that I get has either a warped neck or a twisted neck. Most of them had a hump around were the neck meets the body and this causes major fret buzz on the...
  17. Classified Ads: Ibanez JEM/UV Guitars
    I'll keep this short and simple... Ibanez Jem PBK in very good condition: - straight neck - frets have tons of life - no neck pocket cracks... Only couple small bumps and trem is Lo-Pro Edge... More pics per request. For trade... Well, musicman Petrucci, a nice Les Paul or a Strat... I'm...
  18. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    I cant believe it, opened the box, brand new from the UK importer, seems perfect in every area other than the 12th fret markers, one has filler over part of the actual inlay, the other has filler at the top egde of the hole for the inlay. Damn it Ibanez, cant get you this right?! Its not a lot...
  19. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    All these beautiful swirls....... I'm not sure if we've ever had a post for ALL UVMC's...... There can't be too many out there - let's count them! I'll start the show with mine:1990 UVMC -MKR -jemaholic
  20. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    I have a 1991 RG770 in Laser Blue with brand new DiMarzio Tone Zone & Air Norton humbuckers. Mechanically, the guitar is in excellent condition. Complete setup recently...frets polished, neck adjusted, tremolo cleaned and adjusted. Back of neck is smooth and fast with beautiful Maple figuring...
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