The LTD EC-1000VB offers the working musician a professional quality deluxe design, with plenty of aesthetically pleasing details and a bold tone to match. The EC-1000 features ESP/LTD’s take on the classic single cutaway Les Paul style guitar with an impressive attention to detail. The body material is a sturdy but light-weight Mahogany in a vintage black finish with a gorgeous decorative binding that really makes it pop.
The ultra thin 3-piece Mahogany neck with 24 fret Macassar Ebony fretboard also features a decorative binding and is embossed with decorative inlays. The neck shape is a soft, thin ‘U’ feels solid in the hand but is still incredibly playable and easy to navigate. The hardware features a Tonepros Locking TOM bridge and tailpiece, a molded nut, and LTD locking tuners to keep intonation
The key to the EC-1000VB‘s outrageous tone are the electronics. Featuring passive Seymour Duncan '59 and Seymour Duncan JB pickups, the EC-1000VB delivers a tone that is aggressive and full of punch. Wired with two volume knobs, a single tone and a toggle switch pickup selector, the LTD EC-1000VB allows you to control your tone and volume while switching between and blending pickup voicings, and changing between overdriven and clean tones with ease.
The LTD EC-1000VB delivers the tone, feel and quality that professional musicians need at a price that the average working musician can still afford. The attention to detail that LTD has lavished on EC-1000VB is amazing! The EC-1000VB offers reliable and consistent performance with killer looks, a luxury feel, professional grade sound, and superior playability -- all at an amazing price!