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James Hetfield MX-250 man to wolf Explorer Guitar

James Hetfield MX-250 man to wolf Explorer Guitar

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Description

Our Custom Made James Hetfield MX-250 man to wolf Explorer Guitar

Items

Our replicated "Man to Wolf"

Body Wood

Mehogany

Neck Wood          

Mahogany

Construction

Set-in

Fingerboard

Ebony

Inlays

Man to Wolf Inlays

Scale Length

24.75" (628mm)

Frets

22

Pickups

2 Humbuckers

Controls                               

1 Volume 1 Tone,3-Way Toggle Switch

Bridge

T-O-M and Stop Tailpiece

Finish

Black

String

D'Addario

Hardware

Black Hardware

 

About The Original Guitar - MX-250 man to wolf

One of the more special Explorers that Hetfield acquired during The Black Album era, was this "Man To Wolf" Explorer. It was used only live. James played it well into the Load/ReLoad era and probably retired it afterwards. Apart from the nice inlays , the specs are identical to his standard MX-250
 

 

I have no idea what “man to wolf” means but it probably means that you had to be someone or pay a lot to get one. James once used this guitar to play “of Wolf and Man”, which is one of Metallica’s well-known songs. It is said that it's about the wild instincts in every person since the beginning of time when man was beastlike and how we should explore our wildness every now and then. 'I hunt therefore I am, harvest the land.' 'I feel a change back to a better day, so seek the wolf in thyself.' The song and the guitar set the world on fire. According to my knowledge, a limited run of about 20 “Man to Wolf” Explorers were made. However, it’s such an attractive and distinctive guitar that many James’ fans aspire to see the guitar again. They thought the guitar is a nice way to pay tribute to the past and their idol--- James Hetfield.

 

About Our Replicated James Hetfield MX-250 man to wolf Explorer Guitar


About the original MX250 man to wolf, we think we needn’t say any more. If you are a fan of James Hetfiled, you will know this is a very typical guitar of james’, which has accompanied james to show lots of concerts and it is james’ favorite guitar. The guitar features mahogany body and neck, and the shape of this guitar respects MX250 man to wolf have more sharp points (no banana headstock), slightly longer body (bottom strap button to tip of headstock), switch moved further away from the volume pots, no step in the neck, Gib style single screw bell shaped truss rod cover changed in 1996 to bullet style truss rod cover. Regardless of what color you desire, they are usually pricey-more than $3000. To many guitarists in the street, it is indeed a sky-high price, but anyway it worths. Guys like it but can’t afford at all. But if you are looking at our website now, your dream of owning a MX250 man to wolf guitar with much less money will come true!!!

 

  


You can go and look at more details on our Facebook Page, and we are waiting for your like!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Gibson-should-leave-ESP-make-more-mx250500-explorers/147864961952193

 

 

More info about our replicated James Hetfield MX-250 man to wolf Explorer Guitar!!!

 

 

 Perfectly matched two-piece solid Mahogany neck and body . Not weight relieved! Not chambered!! No swiss cheese here!! SOLID !!

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Our replicated James Hetfield MX-250 man to wolf Explorer Guitar has Set neck construction, which accords with the original one. You will feel the difference in your rib cage when you sit down and play this unplugged. No exaggerations here!!

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The MX 250 man to wolf guitar is the same model as most of James' Explorers, being the difference on the inlays. This guitar has a man turning into a wolf design as inlays. It starts as a man on what seems the 22nd fret, and finishes as wolf on the first fret. Our replicaated guitar strictly follows the original one.

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New design bullet style truss rod cover with one screw, which is very special!!

 

The original James Hetfield MX-250 man to wolf Explorer Guitar costs fucking more than $3000, we said guys who like it can not afford at all. Now our replicated guitar is sold with only $405. We just want to realize fans’ guitar dream, and share it with all our friends.

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Note:

Some customers come here complaining about other sellers' replicated explorer guitars, due to they do not enquire and ask for detail pictures carefully before they order the items. To help our customers know more about what look like of real explorer guitar, we list a few pictures of other sellers’ explorer guitar and ours. 


1. The right logo position is at middle of headstock, but other copies on the market print the logo on the top of headstock.

2. Our replicated Explorer was built as the blueprint, both the body and the neck is same with the original guitar. But on the replica market, some Chinese copies are totally wrong, their headstock shape is much bigger, pls look at this pic above.

3. Some Chinese copies often make wrong shape of cover of controls, our explorer guitar on the right picture above shows you what is right.

4. Volume, Tone and Way Toggle Switch of the original mx 250 is not in a straight line. But some copies on the market make them in a straight line.

 

Those above are just a few points about the shape and error details. Please pay attention to them. As for the wood selection, processing and quality, we do not enumerate one by one. But when purchasing, you need to pay attention to every details.

 

About pickups 

It is worth mentioning that the pickups we select are Wilkinson pickups, Which is more attractive in quality and price. Wilkinson pickups are what we strongly advise. They will save you much money!!! With top quality, Wilkinson pickups are stable and reliable enough!!!

Of course, we also have original pickups- EMG 81/60, which are James Hetfield’s favorite pickups, and they can give you original James sound. But you need pay extra money.

 

 

How Our MX-250 Sounds Like!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kJXJVOmcW-Q


 

About James Hetfiled

 

James Hetfiled is the rhythm guitarist, co-founder, main composer and lead singer in the heavy metal band Metallica. Metallica was set up in Oct 1981, since that time, Metallica has won 9 Grammy Awards, and released 9 studio albums, three live albums, four extensive plays and twenty-four singles. In 2009, Hetfield was recorded No. 8 in Joel McIver's book The 100 Greatest Metal Guitarists, and rated No. twenty four in the 100 Greatest Metal Vocalists after beating Parader. James favors Explorer guitar so much that he has employed Explorer guitars from G company to E company successively, and he has been the primary endorser for E company since 1980. James' main custom-made guitar is the Explorer specifically manufactured by Ken Lawrence.

 

 

Other Jame Hetfiled Guitars Offered in Our Custom Shop Now

 

According to our customers’ requirements, we have built other kinds of custom versions. Please see details as below. They are all available now.

 

MX 250 Papa Het snow white

MX250 Olympic White
 

MX-250 Snow White

MX250 Elk Skull

Left Handed MX-220 Snow White

MX 220 EET FUK

 

Note:

There are some differences in Shape, Fretboard Inlays and other details between 220 and 250. So don't mistake when purchasing.

 

 

 

How Interesting!!!

James Hetfield has been a major endorser of the Guitars since the 1980s, and is best known for playing custom-made Explorer-style guitars with an EMG 81/EMG 60 set for pickups. Hetfield's main guitar from the early days was a Flying V copy made in Japan by Electra.

 

But when the headstock broke on his white Flying V, James turned to his backup guitar: a white Explorer. Although he later got the Flying V repaired and dabbled with other Vs, it was the Explorer that would become his main guitar for nearly the next 15 years. James began using several versions of the 1984  Explorer. These were unlike the 1976 version, with rounded edges and no pickguard. Also making a difference was the control layout which was not in-line like other  Explorers. The following are  explorers James Hetfield once used, pls check!!!

 

1984  Explorer

Black  Explorer

 

 

Other James Hetfield Guitars Made by the Company

 
 James Hetfield Snakebyte Guitar


This guitar is the newest model from the Guitars, the James Hetfield Snakebyte. Finished in a clean looking snow white or black, the guitar is built of a mahogany body and neck, ebony fretboard, set-neck construction, a thin U neck contour, and 22 Xj frets. The Snakebyte is loaded with EMG 81 and 60 humbuckers, which pump out a tone that is clear and tight, excellent for riffs and palm muting. To top it all off, the guitar has a real cool looking snake inlay on the 12th fret.

 

 

Set-Neck
24.75" Scale
Mahogany Body
Mahogany Neck
Ebony Fingerboard
42mm Bone Nut
Thin U Neck Contour
22 XJ Frets
Black Hardware
Sperzel Locking Tuners
Schaller Straplocks
Tonepros Locking TOM Bridge & Tailpiece
EMG 81 (B) / 60 (N) Active p.u.
Finish:
BLK, SW

 

This guitar is available in our custom shop!!!

 

 James Hetfield Truckster Guitar

The  James Hetfield Truckster Guitar is the fifth Hetfield Signature Series guitar to carry his name since James and E joined forces in 1991. This latest guitar is manufactured to the exact specifications of James' Truckster, a modified  Eclipse-style stage guitar used on the St. Anger tour. This signature  Truckster features a multilayered finish strategically sanded through and fully distressed to simulate the original guitar.

 

 

Set-Neck
24.75” Scale
Mahogany Body
Mahogany Neck
Rosewood Fingerboard
42mm Standard Nut
Thin U Neck Contour
22 XJ Frets
Satin Chrome Hardware
Sperzel Locking Tuners
Tonepros Locking TOM & Tail
EMG 81 (B) / 60 (N) Active p.u.
Finish:
Aged Primer Grey

 

This guitar is available in our custom shop!!!

 

Besides, we also can supply  JH-1;  JH-2;  JH-3;  LTD "The Grynch" ;  Eclipse #5 Iron Cross guitars of James Hetfield, you can visit our website or contact us to know more info.

 

James Hetfield Guitar Wall

 

Here you can see other guitars of james hetfield. If you are a james’ fans, you can customize any of his guitars here in our custom shop. It is our pleasure to realize your guitar dream.

 

 

If you are interested in our replicated guitars, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Pictures in our website are limited, and if more HD pictures needed, please email us. We will serve for you with our all sincerity.

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2014-08-04 12:55:17

Hi, the shipping cost include the duties and taxes payments?

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2014-07-04 04:29:44

Would It be Possible to make one of these in Snow white with the Wolf to man inlays

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Hi, your request is no any problem, we can make the guitar white and with wolf to man inlay, pls check your email box for the details.

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Hi, the shipping cost include the duties and taxes payments?

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2014-07-04 04:29:44

Would It be Possible to make one of these in Snow white with the Wolf to man inlays

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