Exhilarating rock sound
Make your music more distinctive than ever. The Nick Johnston Traditional's trio of tailor-made Schecter Diamond pickups will give your playing a raw, unique edge. Johnston is an extremely successful experimental guitarist, and in his signature model, Schecter have loaded it with an electronic system that's designed to let you create and innovate to your heart's content.
The three single-coil pickups will provide your playing with an extremely powerful, well-defined sound. Your music will benefit from magnificent crispness and brightness in every note. This is perfect for letting your lead lines cut through a mix and be communicated to your audience with precision. You can tailor the pickups' individual sound to suit your own needs, too. A 5-way pickup switch lets you choose between different combinations of pickups and find the voice that your guitar has always craved. It's this that makes the Schecter Nick Johnston the guitar to give you more sonic choice than you've ever had before.
Rapid playing action
Shred and solo with extreme dynamism. A thin "C"-shaped neck profile coupled with the slick quality of the roasted maple wood used for the neck makes this guitar ideal for injecting pace into your playing. The profile fits perfectly into your hand, making it easier to hit notes. The sleekness of the maple provides smooth playability, allowing you to glide across the frets with rapidity. The ultimate soloing machine.
Never miss a note
Always perform at your best. The Schecter Nick Johnston has 22 X-Jumbo sized frets, increasing your playing area and making it easier for you to hit every note. Your playing will benefit from magnificent accuracy, meaning every solo will sound flawless.
Experiment with tremendous tremolo
A guitar to set your sound out from the rest. Equipped with a Diamond Vintage Tremolo bridge, the Nick Johnston Traditional is the ultimate instrument to help you craft your own, personal playing style. You can add wavering, singing tremolo to your playing, giving you the legendary, distinctive tones that only tremolo can create. Furthermore, a super-strong Graph Tech string nut will help you to stay in-tune no matter how liberally you use the whammy bar. Freedom to experiment without worrying about your tuning.
A vintage aesthetic
Simply stunning. The eye-catching Schecter Nick Johnston Traditional is certain to be the most attractive guitar that you ever add to your collection. A classic, 50s-inspired Stratocaster style is augmented with a striking atomic green finish and gorgeous, glistening chrome hardware. Brass circle inlays along the instrument's fretboard add an extra touch of unique style. Totally alluring.
Schecter Nick Johnston Traditional, Atomic Green
- Model Name: Schecter Nick Johnston Traditional, Atomic Green
- Model Number: SCH289
- Dexterity: Right Handed
- Construction: Bolt-On
- Body Material: Alder
- Top Contour: Flat Top
- Colour: Atomic Green
Neck and Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Roasted Maple
- Fingerboard Material: Ebony
- Inlays: Brass Circles
- Scale Length: 25.5"
- Neck Shape: Thin "C"
- Neck Thickness at Fret 1: 0.787"
- Neck Thickness at Fret 12: 0.866"
- Fret Size: X-Jumbo
- No. of Frets: 22
- Fingerboard Radius: 14"
Hardware and Electronics
- Tuning Machines: Schecter Locking
- Nut: Graph Tech XL Black Tusq
- Nut Width: 1.653"
- Truss Rod: 2-Way Adjustable Rod w/Heel Access Spoke Wheel
- Hardware Colour: Chrome
- Bridge: Diamond Vintage Tremolo
- Bridge Pickup: Schecter Diamond Nick Johnston Single Coil
- Middle Pickup: Schecter Diamond Nick Johnston Single Coil
- Neck Pickup: Schecter Diamond Nick Johnston Single Coil
- Controls: Volume/Tone/5-Way Switch
- Knobs: Vintage Knob