ESP Alexi Hexed Custom Shop – Purple Fade w/ Pinstripes – PRE ORDER!

$ 5301.97

We got 2 in backorder with ETA 28-9-2022 (first batch)
PRE ORDER! Please contact @zjonsguitarstore for availability and more info. We work also with a smaller deposit.

ESP Alexi Hexed Custom Shop – Purple Fade w/ Pinstripes – PRE ORDER!

Created by hand, one at a time by the artisans of the ESP Custom Shop in Japan, the ESP Alexi Hexed is the identical model designed and played by one of the most beloved and influential figures in metal music: Alexi Laiho of Children of Bodom/Bodom After Midnight. The ESP Alexi Hexed is offered in an offset V shape with neck-thru-body construction at 25.5” scale. It features a three-piece thin u-shaped maple neck with natural satin finish for smooth and fast playability, alder body wings, and an ebony fingerboard (scalloped from frets 19-24) with 24 extra-jumbo frets, sawtooth inlays, and glow-in-the-dark side markers. High-end components on this outstanding guitar include Gotoh locking tuners, ESP strap locks, and a double-locking Floyd Rose Original bridge. A single EMG HZ F-H2 passive humbucker creates the excellent presence and clarity with a punchy response that you can expect from the ESP Alexi Hexed. It also includes an ESP MM-04 active boost switch, a preamp circuit with adjustable EQ settings and up to 18dB of boost when you need it! Available in Purple Fade finish with light purple pinstripes, with matching back and sides. Includes deluxe ESP hardshell case.

Specifications

Alexi Laiho Signature Series

CONSTRUCTION:Neck-Thru
SCALE:25.5″
BODY:Alder
NECK:3Pc Maple
FINGERBOARD:Ebony
FINGERBOARD RADIUS:305mm
FINISH:Purple Fade w/ Pinstripes
NUT WIDTH:42mm
NUT TYPE:Locking
NECK CONTOUR:Thin U
FRETS/TYPE:24 XJ
HARDWARE COLOR:Chrome
STRAP BUTTON:ESP Strap Lock
TUNERS:Gotoh Locking
BRIDGE:Floyd Rose Original
BRIDGE PU:EMG HZ FH-2
ELECTRONICS LAYOUT:Volume/ESP MM-04 Active Boost Switch
STRINGS:Elixir Nanoweb Super Light (.009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042)
CASE:V-ALEXI GUITAR FORM FIT CASE
CASE INCLUDED:Y
COA:Y

New for 2021: Alexi Laiho Signature Series

Five New Guitar Models Available from ESP, E-II and LTD
At the end of 2020, which had already been a challenging year for everyone, we received the news that ESP signature artist Alexi Laiho had passed away. This was a terrible blow to many of us at ESP who had grown to become personal friends with this thoughtful, kind, loyal, and incredibly talented guitarist whose impact on modern metal cannot be overstated. Alexi first joined the ESP artist roster in 2002 as an outstanding up-and-coming musician, and by 2006, we’d introduced our first Alexi Laiho Signature Series guitars.

Over the year previous to his death, we’d been working closely with Alexi on the creation of the first new models to add to his Signature Series in more than seven years. Alexi was very excited about these new guitars, which he helped design in conjunction with ESP, and he’d already begun using his new ESP Custom Shop models in recording and live shows with his band Bodom After Midnight. It was very important to him that we also offer these new models in our LTD Signature Series, providing a more affordable option for guitarists and fans all over the world.

Alexi’s prominence as one of the most important figures in guitar playing continues with these five new additions to his Signature Series. These new models are all guitars that both honor Alexi Laiho’s legacy and allow his tremendous musical influence to continue on players of today and tomorrow.