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  • Satin-finish maple top with custom graphic, mahogany body
  • 24.63"-scale neck-thru 3-piece maple with ebony fingerboard
  • EMG 81 active humbucker with PA2 Preamp boost, Sustainiac neck
  • Kahler Kerry King signature tremolo bridge, Grover tuners

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  • Body Type: V Solid Body
  • Top wood: Maple
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: Satin
  • Neck shape: Custom Artist C
  • Neck wood: 3-piece Maple
  • Joint: Neck-through
  • Scale length: 24.63"
  • Truss rod: Dual-action
  • Neck finish: Satin
  • Material: Ebony
  • Radius: 12"
  • Fret size: Jumbo
  • Number of frets: 24
  • Inlays: Custom Artist, Fiber optic LED side dots
  • Nut width/material: 1.613 in. (41 mm) Locking
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Sustainiac Humbucker
  • Bridge: EMG Humbucker
  • Control layout: Master volume Master tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-Way
  • Special electronics: Active boost Sustainiac controls
  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: Locking Individual saddle
  • Tuning machines: Sealed High-ratio
  • Color: Black
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Case: Custom Hardshell Case
  • Orientation: Right handed
  • Country of Origin: United States

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