That is what I mean by I have had troubles out of the pickups. This was bought open-box from Musicianscfriend. NOTE: The other instruments and the stand in the picture are not on sale nor do they come with this guitar. The item "ESP LTD EC-256 Electric Guitar" is in sale since Saturday, May 19, 2018.This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Electric Guitars". The seller is "narnia_14" and is located in Justice, West Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States.