Schecter Guitar Research

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The Schecter Guitar Research PT Van Nuys electric guitar delivers a robust, full-bodied tone and a comfortable playing experience. This solidbody electric guitar is equipped with Schecter USA SuperRock vintage pickups that provide a dynamic range of vintage-inspired tones perfect for rock, blues and jazz. The swamp ash body and maple neck offer a lightweight feel and clear, resonant tone. With a fast-playing neck profile, 22 jumbo frets and Diamond Vintage tremolo bridge, the PT Van Nuys is designed for smooth playability and precise intonation.

Schecter USA SuperRock Pickups Provide Versatile Tonal Options

The PT Van Nuys features a pair of Schecter USA SuperRock pickups that produce articulate tones ideal for a variety of musical styles. The bridge pickup delivers a punchy, driven tone perfect for rock and roll leads and power chords. The neck pickup provides a warm, rounded tone ideal for bluesy solos and jazz comping. A three-way toggle switch lets you select the bridge pickup, neck pickup or a combination of both for maximum tonal versatility.

Fast-Playing Neck and Vintage-Style Hardware

The PT Van Nuys has a fast-playing neck profile with 22 jumbo frets for effortless shredding and string bending. The Schecter locking tuners provide rock-solid stability to keep you in tune through even the most intense performances. A Diamond Vintage tremolo bridge anchor the strings and transfer their vibrations efficiently to the swamp ash body.

Stunning Looks and Premium Components

With an elegant gloss finish, the PT Van Nuys boasts a stunning appearance. Premium components like a swamp ash body, maple neck, rosewood fretboard and abalone dot inlays ensure high quality and durability. The cutaway body provides easy access to the higher frets, while the contoured edges offer enhanced playing comfort.

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  • Swamp ash body
  • Bolt-on maple neck
  • Maple fingerboard
  • Schecter USA SuperRock Vintage pickup set

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

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  • Body Type: Single Cutaway Solid Body
  • Body wood: Swamp ash
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Neck shape: Vintage C
  • Neck wood: Maple
  • Joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 25.5"
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Neck finish: Satin
  • Material: Maple
  • Radius: 14"
  • Fret size: Extra-jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Nut width/material: 1.65"/TUSQ
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Bridge: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Control layout: Master volume, Master tone
  • Pickup switch: 5-Way
  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: Vintage-style
  • Tuning machines: Locking
  • Color: Chrome
  • Number of strings: 6 String
  • Orientation: Right-Handed
  • Country of Origin: Indonesia

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Limited lifetime warranty on all guitars.

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