those can be nice. as far a truss rod being in adjustment, it is hard to say afterzapata said:I know, both my current guitars are made in the USA. I've owned and sold a lot of guitars, but those are the two guitars that i'll never sell. When my kid is fifty years old, if I don't leave him anything else, he'll have a hundred year old es-330..
About the tele, I just intend to buy a cheap one to mess around with, with standard single coils. butterscotch, preferably..
the long journey from china. remember-tighty=righty loosey=lefty