The James Hetfield Snakebyte is coiled and ready to strike. The modified EX body an all-mahogany and neck construction, ebony fretboard with 22 extra-jumbo frets, and venomous EMG active humbuckers. The metal logo headstock and fretboard snake inlay warn all who approach to tread lightly or be infected from an extremely heavy bite. It has a set-neck construction at 24.75" scale, with a mahogany body and neck, and an ebony fingerboard with 22 XJ frets. The Snakebyte comes with a bunch of high-end components, including ESP locking tuners, ESP straplocks, a Tonepros locking bridge/tailpiece, and EMG JH Het Set active pickups.
Includes hardshell case.
Body shape: Other
Body type: Solid body
Body material: Solid wood
Top wood: Not applicable
Body wood: Mahogany
Body finish: Satin
Orientation: Right handed
Neck shape: Thin U
Neck wood: Mahogany 3-piece
Scale length: 24.75"
Truss rod: Standard
Neck finish: Satin
Radius: Not specified
Fret size: Extra-jumbo
Number of frets: 22
Inlays: Pearloid snake
Nut width: 1.656" (42mm)
Neck: James Hetfield
Middle: Not applicable
Bridge: James Hetfield
Active or passive: Active
Series or parallel: Series
Active EQ: No
Special electronics: None
Control layout: Master volume, tone
Pickup switch: 3-way
Coil tap or split: No
Kill switch: No
Bridge type: Fixed
Bridge design: Tune-o-matic
Tuning machines: ESP locking
Number of strings: 6-string
Special features: Signature model
Case: Hardshell case
Country of origin: Info not available
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