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NAMM 2013: Schecter Announces New Models For 2013 (VIDEO)

Published 10 years ago on February 1, 2013

By Guitar Interactive Magazine

Schecter introduced 12 newmodels for 2013. The Damien Platinum 6, Kenny HickeySignature, TSH Classic, Hellraiser C-1 FR S, PT Fastback-II,Hellraiser 006, Banshee 6 FR, Corsair Special Edition, DamienPlatinum 8, S-1 Custom II, Omen Active 8, and Solo CustomIII.

We caught up with them atthe NAMM show to find out more. Watch the video below:

 

  

PRESS RELEASE - Schecter has announced detailsof 12 new models for 2013 on their website. Here's what's in storefor 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 MiniToggle/ 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-tapswitch 
Available Bridges: TonePros TOM w/Schecter Vintage STailpiece 
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-WaySwitch 
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-WaySwitch 
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 STailpiece
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 STailpiece 
Scale: 24.75" 
Hardware: Gold 
Available Colors: Black (BLK) 

For more information:
Schecter

 

 

 

 



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