need opinion on washburn guitars....

Discussion in 'Guitar Gear Talk Forum' started by ambush, Mar 2, 2008.

  1. ambush

    ambush _RASTA_man_

  2. Petunia

    Petunia terminally dorky

    Washburns are a great pick for anyone.
    Im glad you've picked it..
    they've got excellent voice contour control..easier/finer tuning possibilities..theres an easier access to play the higher frets.. especially when you got the stubby fingers and shorter arms :p..basically the washburn quality is unbeatable...
    i think it'll do a damn fine job for you..lead or not.

    naturally, i want you to get the anarchy series :rock:
  3. thehundredthone

    thehundredthone New Member

    Dunno how good the trem on the X11 is (is there one?)
    But the X16 will be pretty decent. Washburn makes good guitars for their price (unfortunately in India this does tend to be expensive)
  4. satch_attack

    satch_attack New Member

    i think you should also look at the N1 should be in the same price range
  5. thehundredthone

    thehundredthone New Member

    The N1 is a good guitar, though the N2 is much better.
  6. ambush

    ambush _RASTA_man_

    im not considering the n series cause its only 21 frets....

    Would a tune-o-matic bridge affect palm muting in anyway..
  7. thehundredthone

    thehundredthone New Member

    Yeah. It would prevent the pitch from changing when you rest your palm on the bridge, which happens in some floating trems.
  8. ambush

    ambush _RASTA_man_

    so you are saying its good for palm muting??
  9. god_of_guitar

    god_of_guitar New Member

  10. arunthegr8

    arunthegr8 New Member

    well the washburn x16 doesnt have a handle... does it??
  11. arunthegr8

    arunthegr8 New Member

    does x16 have a tremolo bar...
    is it very useful..
  12. metalrocker887

    metalrocker887 New Member

    he newer versions of the x series esp the lower end ones
    the brdge is not so great gives alot of discomfort when playing if ur used to a nicer bridge...but depends wht ur used to
    the older bridges were much better, even tho they didn hav a floyd rose u can still get some....the newer ones only allow u to push down no pulling up

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