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Strong Mahogany Body
The V-1’s body is crafted from high quality Mahogany and given a V shape with a flat top, creating a visually stunning look that will stand out. The Mahogany body offers naturally rich, warm tones, with a balance of grind and bite to create tights lows and appealing highs. The wood provides the guitar with an excellent amounts of depth and helps produce an incredible sustain. With black hardware, and a Floyd Rose bridge, the guitar is given a gloss black finish with a blood splatter graphic to create an incredible look, reflecting the powerful tones it creates.
Mahogany Neck, Ebony Fingerboard
The 3-piece Mahogany neck and Ebony fingerboard has been designed to provide a smooth, fast play, perfect for shredding and playing lead. The Mahogany/Ebony combination produces tight, warm tones that are defined and open with a fast attack. The two woods provide the guitars sound with a muscular, controlled bass and snappy, sizzling highs. It also comes with many other features including Grover machine heads, 22 X-Jumbo frets and a Floyd Rose nut to increase tuning stability.
The Special Edition V-1 features an EMG 81 humbucker situated at the guitars bridge, and an EMG 89R dual-pickup at the neck, offering both humbucker and single coil pickup. The EMG 81 features powerful ceramic magnets and close aperture coils to deliver an intensely detailed tone with a high end cut and fluid sustain, perfect for leads to cut through the mix. The EMG 89R pickup, offers a humbucker based on the EMG 89, but with reversed coils, and a single coil pickup. When switched to humbucker, the pickup produces a rich, warm, powerful tone that’s clear and articulate, and when in single coil mode the pickup produces a traditionally bright, airy tone that’s similar to the EMG SA.
Floyd Rose Tremolo System
Floyd Rose are one of the leading manufacturers of guitar bridges, using top of the range design techniques to craft outstanding quality parts. With a design that has stood strong for over 30 years, the Floyd Rose 1500 series allows you to adjust the string tension and pitch to create unique sounds such as dive bombs. The bridge works in tangent with the locking nut for increase string stability and prevents the strings from detune after excessive bending.
Schecter is one of the world's premier guitar companies, creating and selling electric guitars and basses, acoustic guitars and USA Custom Shop instruments to musicians around the world. They combine quality with affordability to suit a variety of different players and diverse musical styles. The company has a growing number of high profile artists playing their instruments, such as musicians from Disturbed, Avenged Sevenfold, The Cure, Papa Roach, Seether and more.
Body & Bridge
- Body: Mahogany
- Contour: Flat Top
- Bridge: Floyd Rose 1500 Series
- Binding: Red 1-Ply
- Construction: Set-Neck w/ Ultra Access
- Finish: Gloss Black w/ Blood Splatter
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck: 3-Pc Mahogany
- Fretboard: Ebony
- Frets: 22 X-Jumbo
- Side Markers: Glow in the Dark Dots
- Scale: 24.75"
- Radius: 14”
- Thickness: @ 1st Fret- .787” (20mm)/ @ 12th Fret- .866” (22mm)
- Nut: Floyd Rose 1500 Series
- Nut Width: 1.625"
- Neck Shape: Thin “C”
Electronics & Hardware
- Bridge Pickup: EMG 81
- Neck Pickup: EMG 89R
- Controls: Volume/Volume (Push-Pull)/Tone/3-Way Switch
- Machine Heads: Grover
- Knobs: Metal Knurled w/ Set Screws
- Hardware: Black
- Battery Compartment: 9-Volt Clip-In
- Strings: Ernie Ball Regular Slinky #2221 (.010-.046)
The product price includes 4 years' warranty and 60 day money back guarantee.
However, the Gear4music extended warranty scheme provides an enhanced service, and is designed to offer a higher level of protection than many 'free' warranties offered by some retailers and manufacturers.
The highlights of this enhanced warranty service are:
- Warranty is extended to 4 years from the date of delivery.
- Our Money Back guarantee is extended from 30 days to 60 days (terms apply after 30 days)
- Collection and delivery costs are included for the first 2 years
- Claim 50% cash back on the cost of the policy after 4 years if it has not been used!
- Warranty is transferable if the item is re-sold
- Loan or replacement equipment will be provided if the product isn't repaired within 30 days
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- The policy can be cancelled within 30 days, and at any time after that for a pro-rata discount
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For customers in outlying areas of the country, the price of the Extended Warranty may be marginally higher, due to the potential for higher collection and redelivery transport costs.
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