Schecter Reaper 6 Electric Guitar

Light up the stage and studio in style with the gorgeous Reaper 6 from Schecter. A stunning poplar burl top adorns the guitar's resonant swamp ash body.

What's special about this item?

Feature: What it does:
Ebony fretboard Dark color, tight grain; premium fretboard wood
Poplar body Lightweight hardwood known for bouncy tone
Swamp ash body Clear highs, strong mids and huge lows
Ultra Thin C-shape neck Very thin profile, fast and easy to navigate

Sleek, sharp, and assertive, the Reaper-6 from Schecter Guitars stands poised to be a killer at your next performance! A Swamp Ash body is mated to a Poplar Burl top, delivering resonant tonality and custom shop-level looks, and then paired to a deep-set and reinforced 25.5” scale, 5-ply Maple/Walnut Ultra-Thin C neck with Ebony fretboard. Once you strap this beast on, you’ll notice how the extensive body contouring and Ultra-Access Neck Carve ensure ergonomic comfort and effortless riffing through the most-demanding sets. Upon plugging it into your rig, everyone in your neighborhood will appreciate how the face-meltingly high-output Schecter Diamond Decimator pickups still cut through the mix like a scythe, yet remain versatile enough to be at home in nearly any sonic territory. To keep you in rock-solid tuning, you’ll find a Schecter Custom Hardtail bridge and Schecter tuners with contrasting Black and Chrome appointments, for an extra touch of flash. Offering boutique-quality looks and tone at blue-collar prices, and available in Satin Inferno Burst, Satin Sky Burst, and Satin Charcoal Burst finishes, this is one Reaper that you’ll look forward to meeting in-person. Optional SGR-1C molded case or Pro Guitar Bag sold separately.

- Swamp Ash body with Eye Poplar Burl top
- Multi 5-ply Maple/Walnut neck with two carbon fiber reinforcement rods
- Set neck with Ultra Access
- Ultra Thin C neck shape
- Dual carbon fiber reinforcement rods
- 14" Fretboard Radius
- Extra Jumbo fret wire
- Ebony Fretboard
- 25.5" scale length
- 24 frets
- Graphtech Black Tusq 42mm x 6mm nut
- Schecter Custom hardtail bridge
- Schecter Diamond Decimator pickups
- Volume/Tone(push-pull) 3-way switch controls
- Schecter tuners
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Charcoal Burst
Shipping Weight: 13 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 19 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 1500
Inferno Burst
Shipping Weight: 12.75 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 19 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 1502
Sky Burst
Shipping Weight: 13 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 19 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 1501
Blemished, Sky Burst
Shipping Weight: 13 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 19 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 1501

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 800-660-6621

Reviewers gave this product an overall rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. (9 ratings)
Submitted April 18, 2021 by Patty S

"Beautiful Guitar, Swift Neck."

Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars
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I wanted to wait a while before I reviewed this instrument just to make sure the new guitar bias wore off first. The first thing I wanna say about this guitar is the tuning stability is crazy good, and I'm sure that's because of the black tusq nut. This guitar stays in tune better than some of the more expensive guitars I own and that really surprised me a lot. The tuners feel sturdy and the bridge is very easy to set up. The neck is super thin, and access to the higher frets is superb. I also really like how the inlays are done on this guitar. As I'm getting older it's harder for me to see where I'm at and having the inlays switch to the bottom of the fretboard after the 12th is super nice. I will say though that while I love the neck, it was also one of the only parts of the guitar that required some work on my part. Out of the box, I did have to level the frets a tiny bit to get the strings as low as I like them to be. It's a minor complaint since I like my strings VERY low, but it is worth mentioning especially since this guitar is around the price-point where these kinds of issues shouldn't be as expected. I'm not gonna cover too much on the sound of this guitar because you can make any guitar sound good with enough processing, but I'd say that the pickups in this guitar sound perfectly fine on their own and I have no plans of changing them out. The tone of the bridge pickup is beefier than you'd expect which you may or may not like. The neck pickup is honestly my favorite, read more it's very warm sounding and has none of that harsh sharpness that I personally can't stand. Overall the pickups are just comfortable to listen to, which makes them perfect for mixing. To top it all off, it's a very pretty-looking guitar. I got the Sky Burst one and I find myself still looking at it and admiring it. With ALL of that said though, I would say that this guitar best suits someone who is intermediate, but at the same time I think that more advanced players will love the playability if they're willing to put in some minor effort to take the guitar a bit further.

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