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Schecter S-II Platinum Electric Guitar, Satin Silver

The Schecter S-II's active EMG pickups bring punch to the licks you'll shred across its ebony fretboard, and its slim mahogany body is light for long gigs. (1) Read 1 review for this product | Rate and review this product
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Schecter S-II Guitar Satin Silver

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What's special about this product?
Features: What it does for you:
Mahogany body Rich, warm, focused sound; added sustain
3-piece maple neck Improved strength and stability; clear tone
Ebony fretboard Delivers strong high-midrange and crisp treble
EMG 57/66 humbuckers PAF voicing with lots of headroom

Schecter S-II Platinum Electric Guitar

The folks at Schecter have made a living introducing innovative instruments for professional and amateur musicians alike, and the Schecter S-II Platinum is no exception. The satin chrome hardware combines with the silver and platinum multi-ply binding and platinum tempest inlays to give a dark yet distinct look. Equipped with EMG pickups, this axe yields extreme clarity and detail.

Hear the S-II Platinum in action in this Schecter demo video:


Features:

- Mahogany body
- 3-Piece maple neck
- Ebony fretboard
- 24 X-Jumbo frets
- EMG pickups
- Schecter locking tuners

zZounds is an authorized dealer of Schecter products.
- Model Name: S-II Platinum
- Guitar Colors: Satin Black (SBK)
- Dexterity: Right Handed
- Construction: Set-Neck with Ultra Access
- Body Material: Mahogany
- Top Contour: Flat Top with Bevel Edge
- Neck Material: Maple 3-piece
- Fretboard Material: Ebony
- Binding: Silver/Platinum Multi-ply
- Inlays: Platinum 'Tempest'
- Scale: 24.75" (628mm)
- Frets: 24 X-Jumbo
- Fretboard Radius: 14" (355mm)
- Neck Shape: Thin 'C'
- Thickness: At 1st Fret- .787" (20mm)/ at 12th Fret- .866" (22mm)
- Nut: Graph Tech XL Black Tusq
- Nut Width: 1.653" (42mm)
- Truss Rod: 2-Way Adjustable Rod with 5/32" (4mm) Allen Nut
- Bridge Pickup: EMG 57
- Neck Pickup: EMG 66
- Controls: Volume/Tone/3-Way Switch
- Battery Compartment: 9-volt Clip-in
- Hardware Color: Satin Chrome
- Bridge: TonePros T3BT TOM & T1Z Tailpiece
- Tuners: Schecter Locking
- Knobs: Metal Knurled with Set Screw
- Strings: Ernie Ball Regular Slinky #2221 (.010-.046)
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Satin Black
Shipping Weight: 14 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 19 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 816
Satin Silver
Shipping Weight: 14 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 19 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 817
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-660-6621
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "Great SG-like guitar with active EMGs!"
Overall: Great guitar! I have an Ibanez Jem Jr. (25.5 neck) and all other guitars have to meet that criteria or better. I was looking for a 24.75 neck with an EMG for that early Metallica sound. While the pickups are not 81/60’s, the 57/66 active pickups sound great. The finish is ok, but it’s not the best… like the Jem Jr. But the look of the vintage flat paint is still pretty cool, Satin Silver. It actually is silver gray (actually the color of the pick guard is more like it), not white silver like it look on the website. Action is nice and low, very minimal fret buzz when you power chord (but what guitar doesn’t when power chord), and no fret buzz when soloing. The neck is really nice… the single piece makes a difference when you solo. The Schecter wins on the neck connection area over the Jem Jr. But the Jem Jr. being a bolt-on, you really never feel it because they shaped the area by rounding out the edges. I got the ESP LTD EC-401 Charcoal and returned it to zZounds before I got the Schecter, and the square parts where the neck meets the body always gets in your way… a big hassle for me. When practicing sitting down, the EC-401 jabbed into my sternum too, ouch! Bad design. Had a weird fat “C” shaped neck that I’m not used to and the guitar itself felt ‘cheap.’ Actually, that was the main reason I returned it. BTW, check out these guitars at a guitar shop before you buy from zZounds… I paid $78 dollars to return the EC-401. The Schecter feels like it was made in the same factory as the EC-401. To me, they are the same company, even though they say they are two different companies. I mean look at the bodies of their guitars! Haha. But the difference is the locking tuner, which is awesome (provided you know how to use it… google it!). But this makes for a heavier neck. When playing standing up, the neck tends to want to sag down, kind of a bummer but I mostly play sitting down. I’m keeping this and the Jem Jr.
Style of Music: Metallica, Iron Maiden, Dio, Judas Priest. Ozzy/Randy Rhodes.
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