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Schecter Announces New Models For 2013

Schecter introduce 12 new models for 2013. The Damien Platinum 6, Kenny Hickey Signature, TSH Classic, Hellraiser C-1 FR S, PT Fastback-II, Hellraiser 006, Banshee 6 FR, Corsair Special Edition, Damien Platinum 8, S-1 Custom II, Omen Active 8, and Solo Custom III

 

 

PRESS RELEASE - Schecter has announced details of 12 new models for 2013 on their website. Here's what's in store for the new year:

S1

Damien Platinum 6
Construction: Set Neck w/ Ultra Access 
Available Bodies: Mahogany 
Neck: 3-pc Maple 
Finger Board: Rosewood 
Frets: 24X Jumbo 
Inlay: Platinum Bats 
Bindings: Platinum Multi-Ply 
Tuners: Grover 
Pickups: EMG Active 81/85 
Electronics: Volume/Tone/3-Way 
Available Bridges: TonePros System 
Scale: 25.5" 
Hardware: Satin Chrome 
Available Colors: Satin Black (SBK)


S2

Kenny Hickey Artist Model
Construction: Set Neck w/ Ultra Access 
Available Bodies: Mahogany 
Neck: 3-pc Mahogany 
Finger Board: Rosewood 
Frets: 24X Jumbo 
Inlay: Green Blocks 
Bindings: Black Multi-ply 
Tuners: Schecter Locking 
Pickups: Seymour Duncan JB (SH-4)/Sustainiac
Electronics: Volume/Tone/3-Way Toggle (pickups)/ On-Off Mini Toggle/ 3-Way Normal-Mix-Harmonic Mode Mini Toggle 
Available Bridges: TonePros TOM w/Thru-Body 
Scale: 26.5" 
Hardware: Black Chrome 
Available Colors: Steele Green (SG) 


S3

TSH-1 Classic
Construction: Set Neck Available Bodies: Maple 
Neck: 3-pc Maple 
Finger Board: Rosewood 
Frets: 22X Jumbo 
Inlay: Mother of Pearl Blocks 
Bindings: Creme 
Tuners: Grover 
Pickups: Schecter Diamond Tubebucker 
Electronics: 2 Vol/2Tone/3-way switch/2-way coil-tap switch 
Available Bridges: TonePros TOM w/Schecter Vintage S Tailpiece 
Scale: 24.75" 
Hardware: Chrome 
Available Colors: Vintage Natural Burst (VNB) 


S4

Hellraiser C-1 FR Sustainiac
Construction: Set Neck w/ Ultra Access 
Available Bodies: Mahogany, Mahogany w/Quilted Maple
Neck: 3-pc Mahogany 
Finger Board: Rosewood 
Frets: 24X Jumbo 
Inlay: ABALONE "GOTHIC CROSSES" 
Bindings: ABALONE W/MULTI-PLY B/W/B 
Tuners: Grover 
Pickups: EMG Active 81/Sustainiac
Electronics: VOL/TONE//INTENSITY/3-WAY/2 MINI DPDT 
Available Bridges: Floyd Rose 1000 Series 
Scale: 25.5" 
Hardware: Black Chrome 
Available Colors: Black (BLK), Black Cherry (BCH) 


S5

PT Fastback II B
Construction: Bolt-On 
Available Bodies: Alder 
Neck: Maple 
Finger Board: Rosewood 
Frets: 22X Jumbo 
Inlay: Dots 
Bindings: Creme 
Tuners: Grover 
Pickups: Schecter Diamond SuperRock Custom Alnico 
Electronics: Vol/Vol/Tone (tap)/Tone (tap)/3-Way Switch 
Available Bridges: Roller TOM w/Bigsby B-50 Vibrato 
Scale: 25.5" 
Hardware: Chrome 
Available Colors: Dark Emerald Green (DEG), Metallic Red (MRED) 


S6

Hellraiser 006 CRB
Construction: Set Neck w/ Ultra Access 
Available Bodies: Mahogany w/Quilted Maple 
Neck: 3-pc Mahogany 
Finger Board: Rosewood 
Frets: 24X Jumbo 
Inlay: Abalone Gothic Crosses 
Bindings: Abalone 
Tuners: Schecter Locking 
Pickups: EMG Active 81tw/89R 
Electronics: Vol (tap)/Vol (tap)/Tone/3-Way Switch 
Available Bridges: TonePros TOM w/Thru-Body 
Scale: 25.5" 
Hardware: Black Chrome 
Available Colors: Crimson Red Burst (CRB) 


S7

Banshee 6 FR Passive
Construction: Bolt-On 
Available Bodies: Alder 
Neck: Multi-Laminate Maple & Walnut 
Finger Board: Ebony 
Frets: 24X Jumbo 
Inlay: MOP Offset Dots 
Bindings: Natural (Body), Maple (Fretboard) 
Tuners: Grover 
Pickups: Seymour Duncan JB SH-4/'59 SH-1N 
Electronics: Vol/Tone (tap)/3-Way Switch 
Available Bridges: Floyd Rose 1000 Series 
Scale: 25.5" 
Hardware: Black Chrome 
Available Colors: Faded Vintage Sunburst (FVSB), See-Thru Black (STBLK) 


S8

Corsair ABSN
Construction: Set Neck 
Available Bodies: Maple 
Neck: 3-pc Mahogany 
Finger Board: Ebony 
Frets: 22 Medium 
Inlay: MOP Dots 
Bindings: Creme Multi-ply 
Tuners: Grover 
Pickups: Duncan Designed HB-101 
Electronics: Vol/Vol/Tone (tap)/Tone (tap)/3-Way Switch 
Available Bridges: TonePros TOM System 
Scale: 24.75" 
Hardware: Gold 
Available Colors: Aged Black Satin (ABSN) 


S9

Damien Platinum 8
Construction: Set Neck w/ Ultra Access 
Available Bodies: Mahogany 
Neck: 3-pc Maple w/Carbon Fiber Reinforcement Rods 
Finger Board: Rosewood 
Frets: 24X Jumbo 
Inlay: Platinum Bats 
Bindings: Platinum Multi-Ply 
Tuners: Grover 
Pickups: EMG Active 808 
Electronics: Volume/Tone/3-Way 
Available Bridges: Schecter CTM-8 
Scale: 28" 
Hardware: Satin Chrome 
Available Colors: Satin Black (SBK) 


S 10

S-1 Custom III
Construction: Set Neck 
Available Bodies: Mahogany 
Neck: 3-pc Mahogany 
Finger Board: Ebony 
Frets: 22X Jumbo 
Tuners: Schecter locking w/ Pearl Buttons 
Pickups: Seymour Duncan Alnico II Pro 
Available Bridges: TonePros TOM w/Schecter Vintage S Tailpiece
Scale: 24.75" 
Hardware: Gold 
Available Colors: Vintage White (VWHT) 


S 11

Omen Active-8
Construction: Bolt-On 
Available Bodies: Basswood 
Neck: Maple w/Carbon Fiber Rods 
Finger Board: Rosewood 
Frets: 24X Jumbo 
Inlay: Pearloid Semi-Goth 
Bindings: Creme (BLK), Aged Creme (SBK) 
Tuners: Schecter 
Pickups: Duncan Designed HB-105/8B-105/8N 
Electronics: Volume/Tone/3-Way 
Available Bridges: TOM w/Thru-Body 
Scale: 28" 
Hardware: Satin Chrome 
Available Colors: Black (BLK), Satin Black (SBK) 


S 12

Solo Custom III
Construction: Set Neck w/ Ultra Access 
Available Bodies: Mahogany 
Neck: 3-pc Mahogany 
Finger Board: Ebony 
Frets: 22X Jumbo 
Inlay: MOP Split Crown 
Bindings: Creme Multi-ply 
Tuners: Schecter locking w/ Pearl Buttons 
Pickups: Seymour Duncan Alnico II Pro 
Electronics: Vol/Vol/Tone (tap)/3-Way Switch
Available Bridges: TonePros TOM w/Schecter Vintage S Tailpiece 
Scale: 24.75" 
Hardware: Gold 
Available Colors: Black (BLK) 

For more information:
Schecter

 

 

 

 


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