Often imitated but seldom matched, Schecter’s Left Handed Hellraiser C-1 has become synonymous with metal guitar playing. This is because the Schecter Hellraiser C-1 delivers an array of tones that are guaranteed to satisfy any metal/hard rock guitarist.
Featuring a super-strat style double cutaway mahogany body with a quilted maple top, the Hellraiser C-1 is designed with ultra deep cutaways to ensure that you have unfettered access to every note on its 24 fret Rosewood fretboard. The 3-piece mahogany neck is ultra thin yet solid and features and easy to play Rosewood fretboard with super resonant jumbo frets and Gothic cross inlays that give it an inspired and edgy look, perfect for metal of all kinds.
The key to the Left Handed Schecter Hellraiser C-1‘s powerful tone is its electronics. Featuring two EMG active humbucker pickups, an EMG 81TW in the bridge position and an EMG 89 in the neck position, the Hellraiser C-1 offers a crushing rhythm tone and a blistering lead tone. The 81TW in the bridge position can also be split using a push/pull volume knob, allowing you to tone it down to a single coil sound, and the 3-way pickup selector switch allows you to blend pickup voicings, giving this metal monster a surprising amount of versatility.
With a set neck construction, Tone Pros Tune-o-matic-style bridge with string thru-body design and Schecter locking tuners, the Left Handed Schecter Hellraiser C-1 has rich tone, amazing sustain, and excellent tuning stability. What more could you ever want?
Though the Left Handed Schecter Hellraiser C-1 is made for power and intensity, its advanced features make it a surprisingly versatile choice in its category. The real meat of the Hellraiser C-1 is its blistering pickups which give it the incredible tone and versatility that make it unmatched among metal guitars. With edgy looks, outrageous tone, and impressive playability, the Left Handed Schecter Hellraiser C-1 delivers everything a metal player would ever want!