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Schecter Damien Platinum 8 Electric Guitar, 8-String

Even at the lowest tunings, the Schecter Damien Platinum 8's EMG 808 pickups offer superb definition, making this a versatile 8-string with looks that kill. (6) Read 4 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Damien Platinum 8-String Satin Black
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Features: What it does for you:
3-piece maple neck Improved strength and stability; clear tone
Mahogany body Rich, warm, focused sound; added sustain
Rosewood fretboard Open, warm tone and smooth playing feel
Schecter CTM-8 bridge Tuning stability and perfect intonation

Schecter Damien Platinum 8 8-String

Beefy, high output grunt with remarkable playability and stunning visual touches. The Schecter Damien Platinum 8 electric guitar is a unique axe that features Platinum multi-ply binding and Platinum bat fingerboard inlays that set it apart from every other Schecter. Eight string players will rejoice at the feel of a comfortable 3-piece maple neck with Carbon Fiber Reinforcement Rods for supreme stability.

A pair of EMG Active 808 pickups are the industry standard for 8-string guitars, and they give the Damien Platinum 8 remarkable clarity and no muddiness, even on the F# string! The Schecter Damien Platinum 8 is truly a masterpiece that far exceeds what you'd expect at this price point.

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- Construction: Set Neck w/ Ultra Access
- Body: 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
- Bridge: Schecter CTM-8
- Scale: 28 inches
- Hardware: Satin Chrome
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Shipping Weight: 14 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 44 x 19 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 1187
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-660-6621
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Overall: Before I get into the guitar let me just say that zZounds are amazing people for upgrading my already free shipping to overnight delivery at NO EXTRA COST! You guys rule!!! Schecter makes a great product and this model is no exception. The Schecter Damien Platinum 8 has a crisp, unique tone and great playability due to the jumbo frets, fast, thin neck and of course the 28" scale. The looks are incredible and clean and I couldn't be happier with this guitar. For the price, this guitar sounds amazing and again, I can't stress enough how awesome the service from these guys is!!!
Style of Music: Metal, hard rock, jazz and blues.
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