Paul´s Ran Customs

White Invader

Alder Body - Snow White w/ Black Bevels
Maple Neck - Snow White with matching headstock
All Acess Neck Joint
ESP Style Headstock Reversed
Ebony Fretboard
No Inlays (only side dots)
EMG 81/60
Schaller Floyd Rose
Schaller Machine Heads
1 Volume
1 3 Way Toggle
25.5" Scale
24 Standard (jumbo) Frets
thickness at 1st fret - 20.7 mm
thickness at 12th fret - 24.4 mm
radius - 14"
width at nut - 43 mm
width at 24th fret - 57 mm

The neck is simular to a Gibson 50's neck which was a custom ordered

The neck's chunkyness is great for rhythm playing coupled with the flat radius makes it a shredding machine also

black invader flying v

Construction: Neck through
Body timber: alder
Neck timber: maple with Dual Action truss rod
Fingerboard: Tight grained Grade A+ Ebony
Inlays: Sharkfin /mother of pearl/
Bridge: Schaller Double Locking Floyd Rose Tremolo (Black)
Tuners: Schaller M6 (Black)
Frets: 24 medium
Pickups: EMG 81 bridge and EMG 85 neck
Controls: 1 x volume - 1 x tone - 1 three way toggle.
Finish: Black

the neck is the oppostite to the white invader thsi has the super thin fast neck.

alpine white explorer

shape: Explorer
construction: set neck
neck: Ran Standard mahagony set neck,
24.75" scale, grpahite nut, rosewood fretboard, dots
body: mahagony
frets: 22 medium
bridge: Schaller Tune-O-Matic
tuners: Schaller Locked
controls: 2 Volume, 3 way toggle switch
bridge PU: EMG 81
neck PU: EMG 85
finish: high gloss alpine white
decal : ran custom logo in "esp custom style"

if u want abit of info about me to go with it.

i am a workin guitar technican & tour techinican

with consultancy , service , repairs , teaching , tech lesson & even shopping contract work

i have played in many uk hardcore bands over the years ...

the scene is very orianted by the "tough guy" sound ,,,,,,,, big up the ebd & lbu brothers.     

aswell as playing in some very well establisehed hip hop bands of the mid 90's as a touring guitarist.

i have a collection of over 50 guitars.

mainly esp custom shops ,,, i have over 30 of them cause i love em ...

as well as musicman usa , peavey usa , gibson usa , ibanez j customs , jackson usa , washburn usa custom shop ,     

couped with my high gain heaven amps . mesa boogie , soldano , vht , 5150

well thats about it.

thks paul.   

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