I’ve basically exclusively based my personal guitar tones (I play mostly clean-crunch) off of Dir En Grey, mostly Uroboros - Arche.
Favorites tones (bass & guitar) in general in no particular order:
Crooked Still - Friends of Fall (recommend “American Tune”)
Dredg - El Cielo (recommend...
My Horizon Custom came with the ESP ones I think. My Viper Custom came with dunlops I guess.
They aren’t interchangeable from what I remember, meaning the guitar will fall off. Just my recollection.
I can A-B them later if you want. But, they functionally are the same as far as I can tell. I...
Disclaimer: These are not my ESP's. Putting the photos here so others can find them in the future, since these are long since gone at this point.
Here are the photos you requested. I've included one other reversed-teardrop, Mirage-body custom.
Well, in a nutshell, ESP Japan or USA can make you an M-II (6 string) with a quilt. You have more options and flexibility, greater cost, and longer lead time with Japan than with USA.
But, you mentioned a 7 string and depending on what M-II you're talking about (traditional head or dagger...
Depends on what you consider nuts I guess. If you have any specific questions about the process, I've ordered two full customs in the past (my first one came like a month after Feral?). That being said, I think everything you'd want to know will be revealed in the quote.
There’s a Snapper S on reverb. Assuming you can get passed the body not being traditional strat and colour, this could suit your needs. And you could always get it painted.
ESP Original Snapper burner...