ESP Guitars Announces New Kirk Hammett -GN Blog

The ESP Kirk Hammett Played During the Black Album Era is Returning in 2021!

In 1991, Kirk Hammett of Metallica came to ESP with a solicitation for another guitar with a solitary cutaway plan, however with the highlights of his KH-2 guitar. Metallica’s visual craftsman Pushead planned an insect realistic explicitly for this new instrument. The KH-3 was played by Kirk all through the ’90s on visits supporting the amazing Black Album. Subsequent to spending various years in plain view at the Rock and Roll Hall of notoriety, the first KH-3 was gotten back to ESP so we could reference it for this 30th Anniversary release.

Handmade at the ESP Custom Shop in Japan, the ESP Kirk Hammett Signature Series 30th Anniversary KH-3 Spider is a reissue of the first KH-3 model with a couple of updates. Notwithstanding neck-through body development, a Floyd Rose Original scaffold, and a quick extra-slight U-formed neck with a dark fingerboard which is scalloped from #17-24. Additionally new for the commemoration model are Kirk’s unique EMG Bonebreaker pickups.

Look down for additional pictures and a full spec list of Kirk Hammet KH-3 from ESP and hold yours today! Likewise accessible in a more reasonable LTD form.

Kirk Hammett ESP KH-3 Reissue

Solidbody Electric Guitar

Neck-Thru Contstruction

Birch Body

3-Piece Maple Neck

Coal black Fretboard

24.75″ Scale Length

Extra Thin U Neck Contour

24 XJ Frets

EMG BoneBreaker Humbuckers

Floyd Rose Original Tremolo

Neck Volume/Bridge Volume/Tone/Toggle Switch

42mm Nut

2 Volume and Master Tone Controls

Grover Tuners

Dark Hardware

Pre-Order the ESP Kirk Hammett KH-3 Now!

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