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Jackson Flying v Rhoads

Well, I got Jackson Flying v Rhoads from a store, and it was set up pretty well. I raised the action I tiny bit and got it feeling the way I wanted it. There were no sharp frets, dead notes, or anything of that nature, which surprised me considering its a low end instrument. Very good Craftmanship h[......]

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Jackson Guitar Flying V

I play mostly Jackson Guitar Flying V, meaning a lot of 80′s shred, and more modern metal like Killswitch Engage, Bullet For My Valentine, and Some core style stuff like The Devil Wears Prada. I’ve found at least usable tones for all of these genres. I’ve also used it for rock like the white stripes[......]

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Jackson Guitar V

I’m reviewing the new Jackson Guitar V. I got it free in an even trade for an old PRS SE I never use and didn’t want (so please don’t try to tell me what a bad deal I got). It has a 24 fret, bolt on maple neck with a rosewood fretboard. It has the two stock Jackson humbuckers, with a three way switc[......]

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Jackson V Guitars

Jackson V Guitars originated in 1980 when guitarist Randy Rhoads approached Charvel with an idea for an individualized guitar. The collaborative design effort between Rhoads, Grover Jackson, Tim Wilson, and Mike Shannon resulted in the creation of the Concorde, an innovative revamp of the traditiona[......]

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Polka Dot Flying V

This was an interesting project. A customer here in the LA area is a big fan of Randy Rhodes, and he wanted an exact replica of Randy’s famous custom Polka Dot Flying V guitar. The original instrument was made in Ibanez’ Custom Shop, where my friend, luthier Mike Lipe, worked at the time. Mike works[......]

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Flying V Randy Rhoads

Randy Rhoads “Harpoon” Polka Dot Flying V Miniature Guitar Replica Collectible

This collectible miniature guitar replica was hand-crafted after the legendary Ozzy guitarist Randy Rhoads. Randy is known as one of the greatest contemporary heavy metal guitarists.

This polka dot Flying V called t[......]

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Rhoads V

The Jackson Rhoads V is an iconic model of electric guitar, originally commissioned by guitarist Randy Rhoads and produced by Jackson Guitars. Rhoads’ first Jackson prototype was the now immortalized white, pinstriped, asymmetrical Flying V built by Grover Jackson, Tim Wilson, and Mike Shannon of Ch[......]

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Randy Rhoads Polka Dot Flying V

As I mentioned in my last article, I’m a big fan of Randy Rhoads. I think it’s a mixture of things… his songs, his riffs, his guitar solos, his look and most importantly, his cool as sh!t guitars. I love all his guitars. I think I like the fact that apart from his cream Les Paul Custom, he designed[......]

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Randy Rhoads V

The Jackson Randy Rhoads is an iconic model of electric guitar, originally commissioned by guitarist Randy Rhoads and produced by Jackson Guitars. Rhoads’ first Jackson prototype was the now immortalized white, pinstriped, asymmetrical Flying V built by Grover Jackson, Tim Wilson, and Mike Shannon o[......]

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Jackson Flying V Guitar

The King V is an electric guitar made by Jackson Guitars based on the Gibson Flying V. The Jackson Flying V Guitar was originally designed for Robbin Crosby of Ratt and he popularized the guitar throughout the 80s. Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine eventually became the guitarist most identified with[......]

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