The Schecter Omen Elite takes stunning looks, high performance playability and tone, and packages it into an incredibly affordable price. A gorgeous poplar figured burl top meets a lightweight mahogany body providing a rich and complex combination of warmth, resonance and sustain.
A maple neck with rosewood fretboard, thin C neck shape, 14" radius, 25.5" scale length, and 24 extra jumbo frets is built for speed, tone, and effortless playability. Lightning fast runs, arpeggios, and hammer-ons have never been easier. Pearloid line fretboard inlays give a touch of class to this otherwise menacing machine.
The Omen Elite is loaded with a set of Schecter Diamond "Heretic" humbucker pickups which produce a balanced yet aggressive and combative tone. The center Alnico V magnet coupled with Ceramic 8 flanking magnets deliver a crushing mid-range while maintaining a tight, focused and articulate response. The Heretic pickups were designed to conjure the heaviest tones that shake the ground you stand on.
A new 5-Way (Hum/Hum) switch provides an arsenal of voicings to select through. Position 1 is bridge humbucker; position 2 is a classic single coil bridge/neck; position 3 is bridge/neck full humbucker; position 4 is neck in parallel humbucker; position 5 is neck series humbucker.
A Graphtech Black Tusq XL nut boosts tone and performance while bringing out the hidden harmonics and richness in every note.
A precise Tun-O-Matic bridge and…
Schecter tuners put the finishing touches on this undisputed pound for pound champion of guitars being offered at this price point.
Optional SGR-1C molded hardshell case sold separately.