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Chris Evans
Feb 10 2009, 09:51 PM
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ok, so guys, tell me which model of Schecter is the one to get! smile.gif

I hear nothing but great things about them but actually know nothing of them.

I see a few of you have the "Hellraiser" which I have to say looks great!

I`m also seeing the Damien model, and the Sunset Extreme, do any of you know anything about these two models also?

All of them are well priced!

Not sure I`m in the market for anything at the moment (although I can be easily swayed laugh.gif)

Just interested smile.gif

which would you go for if comparing equally priced Ibanez, Jackson etc?

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Bear Rose
Feb 10 2009, 10:03 PM
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I'm actually highly considering getting a Schecter C-1 Classic for my next guitar. Like you said, I've heard nothing but great things, and they are some gorgeous guitars. I'm really looking forward to getting one.

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Feb 10 2009, 10:03 PM
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QUOTE (Smells @ Feb 10 2009, 09:51 PM) *
ok, so guys, tell me which model of Schecter is the one to get! smile.gif

I hear nothing but great things about them but actually know nothing of them.

I see a few of you have the "Hellraiser" which I have to say looks great!

I`m also seeing the Damien model, and the Sunset Extreme, do any of you know anything about these two models also?

All of them are well priced!

Not sure I`m in the market for anything at the moment (although I can be easily swayed laugh.gif)

Just interested smile.gif

which would you go for if comparing equally priced Ibanez, Jackson etc?

Sorry to butt in Smells but how do you like your Ibanez with the ZR?

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Jakub Luptovec
Feb 10 2009, 10:09 PM
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Well.. if you want 7 string, go for Hellraser 7 or Jeff Loomis (if you want FR version is up to you:))

From the six strings - C1 Classic is beautiful and amazing guitar and Hellraiser 6 wont be bad too I guess.. I just love the C1 Classics in Antque amber (top left)

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Chris Evans
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QUOTE (lcsdds @ Feb 10 2009, 09:03 PM) *
Sorry to butt in Smells but how do you like your Ibanez with the ZR?


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For adjustability etc on the trem itself I know no other guitar that beats it, one thing I dont like is the stop bar, its not actually sitting in the trem so the trem itself is full floating but its when it hits it you get a kind of "clunk" (for want of a better word) and that I hate, I need to investigate removing that totally!

apart from that and the pickups (waiting for some new ones to arrive) I love it, plays great, I love the necks on the prestige models! smile.gif

QUOTE (Jakub Luptovec @ Feb 10 2009, 09:09 PM) *
Well.. if you want 7 string, go for Hellraser 7 or Jeff Loomis (if you want FR version is up to you:))

From the six strings - C1 Classic is beautiful and amazing guitar and Hellraiser 6 wont be bad too I guess.. I just love the C1 Classics in Antque amber (top left)


yea nice, I like those also, do they do the C1 classic with a FR?

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C1 Classic is just beautiful.

I've never seen any schecters over here in local shops though, a shame, I'd love to try one.

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Feb 10 2009, 10:13 PM
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I am afraid not, I will check their website and update you asap tho

EDIT: Bad news - no sing of C1 classic with floyd.

There are quite a few alternatives. Do you prefer EMG's (81/85) or Duncans (JB/JAZZ)?

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Chris Evans
Feb 10 2009, 10:14 PM
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QUOTE (Fran @ Feb 10 2009, 09:12 PM) *
C1 Classic is just beautiful.

I've never seen any schecters over here in local shops though, a shame, I'd love to try one.


yea same here mate, never seen one in a shop, one of the reasons that made me ask here, nothing but good things are said about them but cant go and give one a burn smile.gif

QUOTE (Jakub Luptovec @ Feb 10 2009, 09:13 PM) *
I am afraid not, I will check their website and update you asap tho


Cheers Jakub! smile.gif

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Feb 10 2009, 10:20 PM
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QUOTE (Smells @ Feb 10 2009, 10:11 PM) *
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For adjustability etc on the trem itself I know no other guitar that beats it, one thing I dont like is the stop bar, its not actually sitting in the trem so the trem itself is full floating but its when it hits it you get a kind of "clunk" (for want of a better word) and that I hate, I need to investigate removing that totally!

apart from that and the pickups (waiting for some new ones to arrive) I love it, plays great, I love the necks on the prestige models! smile.gif



yea nice, I like those also, do they do the C1 classic with a FR?

You can remove that whole stop bar assembly in like 2 seconds Smells. Should be really simple. Also, if you ever get bored with that guitar and decide to sell it let me know. I would love that finish. biggrin.gif

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Chris Evans
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QUOTE (lcsdds @ Feb 10 2009, 09:20 PM) *
You can remove that whole stop bar assembly in like 2 seconds Smells. Should be really simple.


I`ll defo get rid of that then! thanks smile.gif

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Feb 10 2009, 10:22 PM
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(I posted edit instead of reply, so check out there:P I am sorry, but I misclicked somehow biggrin.gif )

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Feb 10 2009, 10:24 PM
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QUOTE (lcsdds @ Feb 10 2009, 09:20 PM) *
Also, if you ever get bored with that guitar and decide to sell it let me know. I would love that finish. biggrin.gif


laugh.gif looks great "in the flesh" the slim body is so comfortable as well, really nice guitar smile.gif

@Jakub - preference would be EMGs

as I said at the start though, I`m not really in the market, I`m just interested in finding out more about the models.

as also mentioned above, I can be easily swayed so stop teasing ! laugh.gif

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Jakub Luptovec
Feb 10 2009, 10:29 PM
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Then it would be turning around hellraiser, omen, damien, stilleto and blackjack/blackjack ATX series. Check their site at http://schecterguitars.com/ and look at those particular series smile.gif

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Feb 10 2009, 10:31 PM
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QUOTE (Jakub Luptovec @ Feb 10 2009, 09:29 PM) *
Then it would be turning around hellraiser, omen, damien, stilleto and blackjack/blackjack ATX series. Check their site at http://schecterguitars.com/ and look at those particular series smile.gif



rightio, i`ll take a look, cheers Jakub

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Your best bet would be a Schecter C-1 Hellraiser FR or a C-1 Blackjack ATX FR:

-Hellraiser features coil split EMG81/85 humbuckers and a Rosewood Fretboard
-Blackjack ATX has the new Seymour Duncan Blackout active pickups and an Ebony Fretboard

Both are great guitars but they sound diffrent, go to a store and make your choice!

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These Schecters C1 classic look just beautiful!! We don't have stores here that have Schecters on stock so its really I shame I can't hear one live...

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Actually they have Schecters here in Mitros Bole, I've tried some models and they feel like a very cool guitars. Mostly for heavier types of music would be my categorization (i don't like categorizations btw biggrin.gif )

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Sorry man, more teasing here.. tongue.gif Not sure of tonality difference with the 89 but this looks like a beast...


http://cgi.ebay.com/Schecter-HELLRAISER-C-...6QQcmdZViewItem

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Well, I do love my two. However, My two were likely less than 500.00 new. Neither have tremolos, I kind of miss my whammy. I set up both of them myself and I think they play great. I do have a problem with the g string staying in tune on both of them. I have never played one of the really pricey ones, due to lack of control, that I might like it.
So if more money means better then I better stay away from the 800-1000 schectors cause my less expensive ones are pretty darn good. For a year or so from now, they will have to do. wink.gif

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HellRaiser.

Thats all that needs to be said.

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