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Schecter Guitar Research Synyster Gates Custom-S Electric Guitar Gloss Black with Gold Pinstripe

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Overview

Signature sustain and Floyd Rose tremolo.

Never one to stand still, after over a decade of playing his Schecter Synyster Custom signature guitar all around the world, Synyster Gates had collected a few ideas about how to make it even better; The new, upgraded Schecter Synyster Custom-S guitar is the culmination of this effort.

Updated appointments include new ergonomic contours for increased comfort over long sets, glow-in-the-dark side-dot position markers to light your way on the darkest stages, and an upgrade to the Floyd Rose 1500 bridge system for precision dive-bombing pleasure. Not stopping there, the guitar also comes installed with Synyster’s own signature US-wound Schecter Custom Shop bridge pickup.

Utilizing three precision- milled Ceramic 8 magnets, Syn’s new powerhouse pickup pushes almost 18k DCR while retaining incredible detail and dynamic response, and is hand-potted to eliminate squeal and feedback, even at ungodly volumes. To top it off, a Sustainiac pickup in the neck position offers mind-melting expressive capabilities, with 3 switchable infinite-sustain options.

Complete with Syn’s personal stylistic touches, the end result is an axe tailor-made for unleashing global sonic mayhem. Case sold separately.

Features

Body
  • Body shape: Double cutaway
  • Body type: Solid body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Top wood: Not applicable
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Orientation: Right handed
Neck
  • Neck shape: Ultra thin C
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Joint: Set-in
  • Scale length: 25.5 in.
  • Truss rod: Dual-action
  • Neck finish: Gloss
Fretboard
  • Material: Ebony
  • Radius: 16 in.
  • Fret size: Extra-jumbo
  • Number of frets: 24
  • Inlays: Syn with death bat
  • Nut width: 1.62 in. (41.3 mm) Locking
Pickups
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Sustainiac
  • Middle: Not applicable
  • Bridge: Synyster Gates Signature
  • Brand: Schecter
  • Active or passive pickups: Active
  • Series or parallel: Series
  • Piezo: No
  • Active EQ: No
  • Special electronics: None
Controls
  • Control layout: Master volume, tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-Way (Pickup), Switch/2-Way On-Off Sustainiac, Switch/3-Way Sustainiac Mode, Switch (Fundamental-Mix-Harmonic)
  • Coil tap or split: No
  • Kill switch: No
Hardware
  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: Floyd Rose 1500 series
  • Tailpiece: Not applicable
  • Tuning machines: Grover Rotomatic
  • Color: Gold 
Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features: Floyd Rose Electronics
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: South Korea

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