Gibson Kirk Hammett Flying-V

By April 18, 20122012, New Release
Gibson Kirk Hammett Flying-V Ebony Aged

Gibson Custom introduces the Kirk Hammett Flying V, a meticulous recreation of Kirk’s own Flying V and trusted companion throughout his playing career with Metallica. This tribute to Kirk Hammett’s achievements will be produced in strictly limited numbers: 50 guitars will be aged and signed by the artist himself, with a further 100 guitars aged only.

Gibson Kirk Hammett Flying-V Ebony Aged

Listed at #11 in Rolling Stone’s “The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time”. Kirk Hammett has expressed unparalleled power, tone and talent in his nearly 30-year career with Metallica.

Gibson Kirk Hammett Flying-V features:

  • One-piece Mahogany body with nitrocellulouse finish
  • Rosewood fingerboard with pearloid dot inlays
  • Crushing EMG™ 81® and EMG™ H® active pickups in the neck and bridge
  • Modified Tune-O-Matic Stars Guitar style bridge with stopbar tailpiece
  • Schaller™ M6® with #2 button tuners and 14:1 tuning ratio

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