) My other axes, in case anyone is wondering: Epiphone Les Paul Custom (2008): Not bad, 7 out of 10! mark Welcome to the forum, and my apols for taking so long to help out.
Epiphone Les Paul Special Edition (bright green, Korean): 9 out 10 AWESOME! I found this info put up by "Leadowner" on (after having a nasty experience from typing "Korean dating" into a search engine).
The new Fender did not acquire any physical assets of the old company, just the name "Fender".
I'm just curious (it's NOT going on Fleece Bay, it's just about my fave guitar - the guitar I keep coming back to, despite it being rather beaten up after all these years! "We leave actually tonight to go to the [Caribbean].Pauly has a gig out there and it's my birthday next week so we're gonna go have a little vacay. I'm a 37 year old bedroom plank spanker (ooer misses etc) from the UK. I own quite a few guitars (9 I think), but on inparticular is a favourite of mine: An old Korean Squier Strat that I picked up around 1992.