The ESP LTD EC-256 is an affordable way for players to get their hands on a classic guitar shape. The body is made of mahogany and is married to complementary mahogany neck via set neck construction, with a rosewood fingerboard featuring 22 XJ frets. Pickup-wise, the LTD EC-256 is outfitted with two ESP-designed passive pickups, the LH-150N in the neck and the LH-150B in the bridge.

Product Specs

  • EC-256
  • Black
  • 2010s
Body Shape
  • Single Cutaway
Body Type
  • Solid Body
Number of Strings
  • 6 String
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed

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Reviews for the ESP LTD EC-256 Black
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  • Love it

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    Not too shabby for the price.

  • ESP LTD guitars can't be beat

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    The EC-256 is an absolutely awesome guitar. I now have 2 of them and they play as well as most $1000 plus guitars

  • Thanks

    Love it!!

  • The new Black Beauty

    Verified Purchase

    Absolutely love this guitar! Sounds great. Plays great. Stays in tune. Looks like guitar royalty. Coil split push/pull is icing on the cake. Pickups nail the classic/heavy rock sound and clean up nice when the volume is backed off. And they sound great at high volumes. Very quiet with nice chunky c…