), http://www.theblaze.com/wp-content/uplo ... 20x480.png. The one on Peavey Raptor Plus EXP doesn’t seem to be capable of that. Reviewed in the United States on April 27, 2019. It's trans-purple color. by Rollo » Fri Mar 04, 2011 3:12 pm, Post So I decided to replace the tone pot with a switch instead (the only one I had laying around was a 2throw 4pole so in it went). Peavey Raptor Plus Custom 3.25 out of 5 based on 1 ratings . Before you can assume that this guitar is the best choice for you, you need to make sure that you take into consideration all … Not too sturdy and the nut turns by itself. I soldered a mini variable resistor and set it to about 100k. Folks I’ve had this guitar since I was 12 (over 15 years now) and I actually recently bought a Fender Player series strat. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. I have no complaints. Hi, I'm new to this forum but I've been a long time Peavey fan of Transtube amps. I bought a Peavey Raptor Plus EXP over 15 years ago; it was my first guitar. The finish is nice, I bought the transparent blue one. (the original is really thin (looks like brass), but stills sounds great so I wonder if I use a bigger one will sound even better!!! Peavey Raptor Plus EXP has its benefits and its flaws. After several days of playing and fiddling with the new controls, I found the tone knob below the humbucker keeps getting in the way of my fingers (although I was pretty sure it wouldn't). The original pots were 500k but I wanted this guitar primarily for the mellow single-coil sound so the 'hotness' of the humbucker output isn't as important. >> Check Out Current Price & Customer Reviews On Amazon << Finally, it may be concluded. If you're learning …, I was searching for a second guitar to tune in standard tuning so I could have my Fender always tuned in CGCFAD. Even though I'm not a great guitar player, I've messed around with playing or trying to play guitars for many, many years. Reviewed in the United States on December 4, 2015. by Rollo » Tue Mar 08, 2011 2:07 am, Post I ought the Peavey for just £100!! She paid 180$ can. Basically,…, I bought this guitar from Musicians Friend, for $199.00 But, for me and at … Hope this helps . Nice thing about it is that when the tone switch is 'off' the tone circuit is completely detached so all pick-ups are as nice and bright as they can be. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Thanks for the pics Rollo, looking good! The guitar has a great playability. While all of the Peavey Guitars we looked at have amazing features, we wanted to know what customers had to say about the guitars. by Rollo » Mon Mar 07, 2011 2:53 am, Post Who says a lower priced guitar has to be for beginners? Peavey Raptor Plus EXP - "Peavey Raptor EXP Plus" 11/15/04 I bought this guitar from Musicians Friend, for $199.00 I like the warmth of the sound, and the pickups I … Like all guitars in the Raptor series, the EXP features 25 1/2" scale, multi-lam body construction, and dual expanding truss rod. I'm surprised that these were only made fairly recently. I was looking for a good beginers guitar which was reasonably priced and played well. The neck is finished in a satan finish, and there are a variety of different tones because of the two single and one dual c…, I bought the Peavey when I started playing a couple of years ago. Reviewed in the United States on November 24, 2019. A lot of people(probably 90%) give up learning for this reason. by e-merlin » Mon Mar 07, 2011 12:33 pm, Post One customer said the Raptor Plus feels good, offers a clear sound, and works with distortion. My Peavey Raptor Plus EXP electric guitar still looks great, sounds great, stays in tune, and is easy to fret. She bought it from my local music store wich i've been buying stuff for the last 12 years...(yeah, i own a couple of different guitas and amps)! by GennyFan » Mon Mar 07, 2011 3:20 pm, Post Good sound and is nice and simple. e-merlin. Very easy to play and sounds fabulous especially with a good quality amp. It is far better priced a…, I bought my Raptor from Strings and Things in Memphis, TN, for $159.00 Plus tax. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Peavey Raptor Plus - Modding Project. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Great sounding guitar you can get the sound you want outa this one . My Peavey Raptor Plus EXP electric guitar still looks great, sounds great, stays in tune, and is easy to fret. It plays well and has a great sound. I would recommend this guitar to everyone. The Bridge is standard bridge, the neck is maple with a rosewood fretboard. Raptor UG Team If my guitar was stolen I'd buy the same amp but phreaps an ESP or Gibson (saving up for ESP). Is good but you may have problems. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Since I'm not independently wealthy and I'm not a rock star, I was looking for something reasonably priced that didn't s…, I bought this guitar brand new at Daddy's Junky Music store for 139.99 "Tone is in the fingers, chops are in the woodshed." by GennyFan » Fri Mar 04, 2011 4:21 pm, Post This page works best with JavaScript. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Please keep us posted on your progress! This review was originally published on http://www.mu…, I bought this guitar at my local music store for 159.99. Reviewed in the United States on April 28, 2015. Reviewed in the United States on October 20, 2013. I have been a professional player and have a lot of guitars collected. First off, this is simply a BEGINNER guitar. I wanted to work on a cheap guitar because I wanted to try out some unorthodox ideas without having to worry about messing things up. It buzzed when I put the thicker strings I like (GHS Boomers, 11s) on it, but after adjusti…, I recently got back into playing after a long lay-off. I think this little guitar is perfect for a small child (age 6 to say 12 ) to learn on. A little advise for a beginner wanting to learn to play guitar. Maybe someone who plays guitar well, especially an electric guitar, could give a review on this that might be of more value. by Rollo » Sat Mar 26, 2011 2:29 am, Post I would buy a Fender squire for someone older including an adult. I've done a bit of digging and discovered that the humble Raptor holds surprisingly good reviews - several say its performance lies between a Squier and a MIM Strat. I don't like the whammy bar, it comes loose sometimes. Maybe it’s because of the great sound and neck shape but let me say I love this guitar and even plan to record with this one. So I