The LTD M-50 two humbucking pickups, a Poplar body, a reversed headstock and a remarkably fast Maple neck with Rosewood fingerboard. But its biggest feature is that you get the guitar at a price that all can afford. For a number of years, ESP has been researching better methods of guitar building to bring the best quality, low-priced guitar to the market possibly. This guitar is classified as “refurbished”. However, the issues are a few tiny finish blemishes near the tone control that are actually so minor that they were not repaired. The chances were high that attempting to repair such small imperfections would make them worse.