Schecter Guitar Research Sun Valley SS FR-7 III Maple Fingerboard Electric Guitar

  • Item # 1411640
  • Model # 1278

Dominating studio sessions as well as the stage, the new Sun Valley Super Shredder III 7-string by Schecter Guitar Research is tailor-made for today’s modern guitarist who demands an instrument with h… Learn More

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Fast neck, actives EMGs and a Floyd Rose.

Dominating studio sessions as well as the stage, the new Sun Valley Super Shredder III 7-string by Schecter Guitar Research is tailor-made for today’s modern guitarist who demands an instrument with head-turning looks, buttery playability, and supreme tonal versatility. A comfort-contoured mahogany body with figured maple top is joined to a 24-fret, 26.5-inch scale bolt-on hard rock maple neck to deliver a feel that will be right at home in any guitarist’s hands, while the Floyd Rose 1500 bridge serves as a bulletproof foundation for your strings, no matter how wild you get with your whammy bar. The instrument also comes factory-equipped with EMGs new Retroactive pickups in an incredibly versatile H- S-S format; designed to deliver the power and clarity of active pickups with the dynamic response of passive pickups, the EMG Retroactive Hot 70 7-string humbucker in the bridge dishes out tones perfectly suited for searing leads and chugging rhythms while the well-balanced EMG Retroactive single-coils provide a beautifully clear tonality with a sparkling treble response and defined low-end. Available in Aurora Burst equipped with a maple fingerboard and abalone offset/reverse dot inlay, Schecter’s Sun Valley Super Shredder III 7- string ups the ante with boutique looks and performance at a price that is accessible for the average working musician. Case sold separately. Start shredding with this Super Shredder from Schecter. Order today.

Features

Body

  • Body shape: Double cutaway
  • Body type: Solid body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Top wood: Figured Maple
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Orientation: Right handed

Neck

  • Neck shape: Thin C
  • Neck wood: Hard-rock Maple
  • Joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 26.5 in.
  • Truss rod: Dual-action
  • Neck finish: Gloss

Fretboard

  • Material: Maple 
  • Radius: 14 in.
  • Fret size: Extra-jumbo
  • Number of frets: 24
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width: 1.89 in. (48 mm)

Pickups

  • Configuration: HSS
  • Neck: Retro Active
  • Middle: Retro Active
  • Bridge: Retro Active Hot 70
  • Brand: Schecter
  • Active or passive pickups: Active
  • Series or parallel: Series
  • Piezo: No
  • Active EQ: No
  • Special electronics: None

Controls

  • Control layout: Volume 1, volume 2
  • Pickup switch: 5-way
  • Coil tap or split: No
  • Kill switch: No

Hardware

  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: Floyd Rose 1500 series
  • Tailpiece: Not applicable
  • Tuning machines: Schecter
  • Color: Black

Other

  • Number of strings: 7-string
  • Special features: Electronics
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: Indonesia