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ESP LTD Kirk Hammett KH-3 Spider 30th Anniversary Edition Electric Guitar Black

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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$1,299.00
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1500000343553   POS #:116980350
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In 1991, Kirk Hammett of Metallica came to ESP with a request for a single-cutaway version his KH-2 guitar. The original K3-H Spider was played by Kirk throughout the '90s on tours supporting the legendary Black Album. After spending a number of years on display at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the original KH-3 was returned to ESP so it could be...  Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$1,299.00
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Overview

In 1991, Kirk Hammett of Metallica came to ESP with a request for a single-cutaway version his KH-2 guitar. The original K3-H Spider was played by Kirk throughout the '90s on tours supporting the legendary Black Album. After spending a number of years on display at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the original KH-3 was returned to ESP so it could be referenced for this 30th Anniversary Edition. Featuring a spider graphic designed by Metallica's graphic artist, Pushead, the LTD Kirk Hammett Signature Series 30th Anniversary KH-3 Spider is a reissue of the original KH-3 model with a few upgrades. In addition to neck-thru-body construction, it comes with a Floyd Rose 1000 bridge and a fast, extra-thin U-shaped neck with an ebony fingerboard which is scalloped from #17-24. This Kirk Hammett 30th Anniversary KH-3 Spider is also equipped with Kirk's signature EMG Bonebreaker pickups for aggressive yet bright tone.

Features

  • Alder body
  • Maple neck with Extra Thin "U"profile
  • Ebony fingerboard
  • EMG Bonebreaker humbucking pickups
  • Grover tuners
  • Floyd Rose 1000 bridge
Specifications
Body
  • Body Type: Single Cutaway Solid Body
  • Body wood: Alder
  • Body finish: Gloss
Neck
  • Neck shape: Extra Thin U
  • Neck wood: Maple
  • Joint: Neck-through
  • Scale length: 24.75"
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Neck finish: Gloss
Fingerboard
  • Material: Ebony
  • Fret size: Extra-jumbo
  • Number of frets: 24
  • Nut width: 1.65"
Electronics
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: EMG Humbucker
  • Bridge: EMG Humbucker
  • Control layout: Individual volume, Individual volume, Master tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-Way
Hardware
  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: Locking
  • Tuning machines: Sealed High-ratio
  • Color: Black
Other
  • Number of strings: 6 String
  • Case: Hardshell Case
  • Orientation: Right-Handed
  • Country of Origin: South Korea
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