ESP KH-2 Kirk Hammett Signature Black Japan 1998 w/OHSC

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ESP Kirk Hammett Signature in Gloss Black finish made in ESP’s Sado Japan Custom Shop in 1998 with Original Hard Shell Case. This guitar features a solid alder body, maple neck and rosewood fingerboard. Equipped with a set of active EMG 81 humbuckers in the neck and bridge position. Controlled by 2-volume, 1-tone knob and a 3-way blade switch. The 25.5″ scale length neck has skull and cross bones inlays and 24 jumbo frets with a extra thin U neck profile. The hardware is comprised of Gotoh sealed die-cast tuning machines, a Floyd Rose locking nut, a Floyd Rose original double locking tremolo bridge and knurled black dome knobs.

This Guitar is in Overall very good condition for it;s age, there is a dent, some light dings and some scratches on the front, some light dings/ scratches on the back and a small chip on the front edge tip of headstock (see pics)

Guitar is freshly setup and restrung with 9-42 strings and includes original hard shell case and COA.


  • Make: ESP
  • Model: Kirk Hammett Signature
  • Year: 1998
  • Finish: Gloss Black
  • Country: Japan
  • Serial #: K-21877
  • Weight: 8lbs 7.7oz
  • Body Type: Solid
  • Body Wood: Alder
  • Scale Length: 25.5″
  • Neck Joint: Bolt-on
  • Neck Wood: Maple
  • Neck Finish: Satin
  • Finger Board: Rosewood
  • Neck Radius: 305mm
  • Neck Profile: Extra Thin U
  • Inlays: Skull And Cross Bones
  • Nut Width: 42mm
  • Nut: Floyd Rose Locking
  • Frets: 24 Jumbo
  • Pickup Config: HH
  • Neck Pickup: EMG 81
  • Bridge Pickup: EMG 81
  • Pots: 2-Volume, 1-Tone
  • Switch: 3-Way Blade Switch
  • Tuning Machines: Gotoh Sealed Die-cast with Cloche Heads
  • Bridge: Floyd Rose Original Double Locking Tremolo
  • Knobs: Knurled Black Dome
  • Other Features: Certificate of Authenticity
  • String Gauge: 9-42
  • Case: Original Hard Shell Case


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Very Good




KH-2 Kirk Hammett Signature