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Schecter Guitar Research Nick Johnston Traditional H/S/S 6-String Electric Guitar Atomic Orange


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Classically inspired electric with a focus on playability.

Schecter’s Nick Johnston Diamond Series HSS Traditional brings classic style up to speed with performance-focused upgrades. An excellent instrument for metal and prog guitarists, the Nick Johnston Traditional features a lightweight alder body and a super flat roasted maple neck with 22 huge frets and a roasted maple fingerboard. This Diamond Series Traditional is equipped with two Nick Johnston Diamond Single Coils in the middle and neck positions with a ’78 Special humbucker in the bridge, a combination that provides a sublime tonal variety. Featuring a push-pull humbucker split on the tone control, a Graph Tech BlackTusq nut, a Schechter Diamond Vintage vibrato system and locking tuners, this Nick Johnston signature guitar delivers a classic sound with all the features of a modern electric.
  • Body Type: Double Cutaway Solid Body
  • Body wood: Alder
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Neck shape: Custom
  • Neck wood: Maple
  • Joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 25.5"
  • Neck finish: Satin
  • Material: Roasted maple
  • Radius: 14"
  • Fret size: Jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Custom
  • Nut width/material: 1.65"/TUSQ
  • Configuration: HSS
  • Neck: Nick Johnson S
  • Middle: Nick Johnson S
  • Bridge: Diamond '78
  • Control layout: Individual volume, Individual tone
  • Pickup switch: 5-Way
  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: Floating
  • Tailpiece: Vibrato
  • Tuning machines: Locking
  • Color: Chrome
  • Number of strings: 6 String
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Orientation: Right-handed
  • Country of Origin: Indonesia


  • 25.5” scale roasted maple neck with 14” radius
  • 22 jumbo frets
  • Two Nick Johnston Diamond single-coil pickups in middle and neck positions
  • ’78 Special humbucker in bridge
  • Graph Tech BlackTusq nut
  • Schecter Diamond Vintage vibrato
  • Schecter locking tuners

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Titanium dioxide (airborne, unbound particles of respirable size), which is known to the State of California to cause cancer, and Ethylene glycol monoethyl ether, which is known to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to