Schecter Guitar Research KM-6 MK-III Artist Electric Guitar

  • Item # 1491743
  • Model # 827

New for 2019, the KM-6 MK-III Artist by Schecter Guitars, brings the precision craftsmanship and high-end specs of Keith Merrow’s inimitable 7-string signature guitar to the 6-string format. Swamp ash… Learn More

$1,699.00

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Bringing a classic artist signature guitar to the 6-string world.

New for 2019, the KM-6 MK-III Artist by Schecter Guitars, brings the precision craftsmanship and high-end specs of Keith Merrow’s inimitable 7-string signature guitar to the 6-string format. Swamp ash body wings combine with a carbon fiber-reinforced 9-ply wenge/maple/purpleheart thru-neck capped with a 25.5” scale ebony fingerboard to deliver clear, resonant tone and a fast, smooth feel in your hand, while a poplar burl top offers up a stunning visual presentation that commands attention. Ensuring that the KM-6 MK-III Artist brings the goods on all levels, the guitar comes factory-equipped with premium appointments including an Ernie Ball compensated nut, Hipshot High-Mass bridge, Hipshot Grip-Lock tuning machines, Fishman Fluence Keith Merrow Signature pickups with dual-voice and coil-split switching, and a solid brass string mounting block. Click or call to order your Keith Merrow signature KM6 Mk III Artist today.

Features

  • Satin-finish poplar burl top on solid swamp ash body
  • 25.5"-scale multi-ply wenge/maple/purpleheart neck with 24-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Dual Fishman Fluence KM humbuckers with 3-way pickup selector and voicing select
  • Thru-body-strung Hipshot high mass bridge, Grip-Lock tuners

Technical Specification

Schecter Guitar Research KM-6 MK-III Artist Electric Guitar

Body

  • Body shape: Double cutaway
  • Body type: Solid body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Top wood: Poplar Burl
  • Body wood: Swamp ash
  • Body finish: Satin
  • Orientation: Right handed

Neck

  • Neck shape: C ultra-thin
  • Neck wood: Multi-ply wenge/maple/purpleheart
  • Joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 25.5 in.
  • Truss rod: 2-way adjustable Carbon fiber rod reinforced
  • Neck finish: Satin

Fingerboard

  • Material: Ebony
  • Radius: Compound
  • Fret size: Extra-jumbo Stainless Steel
  • Number of frets: 24
  • Inlays: Custom Aluminum reverse circle
  • Nut width/material 1.65 in. (42 mm) Compensated

Pickups

  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Fluence KM
  • Bridge: Fluence KM
  • Brand: Fishman
  • Active or passive pickups: Active
  • Series or parallel: Parallel

Controls

  • Control layout: Master volume
  • Pickup switch: 3-way pickup selector, 3-way voicing select
  • Coil tap or split: Coil split

Hardware

  • Bridge type: Fixed
  • Bridge design: Hipshot Ibby HM
  • Tuning machines: Hipshot Grip-Lock
  • Color: Black

Other

  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Country of origin: South Korea