Schecter Left Handed Riot 5 5-String Electric Bass - Aurora Burst #1455


Boutique Style Bass With Premium Appointments and Killer Sound at an Accessible Price Point

The Schecter left handed Riot 5 electric bass delivers modern aesthetics with a massive tone. Featuring a light weight swamp ash body with a gorgeous Burl top, in a silky Aurora Burst sating finish, the lefty Riot 5 has everything the modern bass player would ever need from a bass, including stage-ready aesthetics, buttery playability and a massive sound.

The lefty Riot 5 gets its versatile yet massive sound from its active electronics. Featuring an EMG 40JX-CS bridge pickup and an EMG 40PX-CS neck pickup, with a 3-Band active EQ, the lefty Riot 5 allows you to dial in the perfect tone you are looking for no matter what your musical style may be. Whether you are looking for a wide range of classic bass tones, or something with a bit more growl and punch, these EMG pickups with active EQ will give you exactly what you’re looking for.

The Riot 5 features a 35“ scale length, giving it a relaxed and expressive feel, while the thin-’C’ neck shape, Schecter Custom string-through bridge, Graph Tech XL black TUSQ nut and Schecter tuners ensure that you tuning remains stable and your intonation is always rock solid. 


  • Model Name: Riot-5 Bass LH
  • Item Number: 1455
  • Country of Origin: Indonesia
  • Guitar Color Shown; Aurora Burst (ARB)
  • Tuners; Schecter
  • Fretboard: Ebony
  • Neck Material: Maple/Walnut Multi-ply w/ Carbon Fiber Reinforcement Rods
  • Inlays: Offset/Reverse Dots
  • Scale: 35” (889mm)
  • Neck Shape: Thin ‘C’
  • Thickness: @ 1st Fret- .787” (20mm)/ @ 12th Fret- .866” (22mm)
  • Frets: 24 X-Jumbo
  • Fretboard Radius: 16” (406mm)
  • Nut: Graph Tech XL Black Tusq
  • Nut Width: 1.771” (45mm)
  • Truss Rod: 2-Way Adjustable Rod w/ 5/32” (4mm) Allen Nut
  • Guitar Colors: Aurora Burst (ARB)
  • Hardware Color: Black
  • Top Contour: Flat Top w/Bevel Edge
  • Dexterity: Left Handed
  • Construction: Bolt-on
  • Body Material: Swamp Ash
  • Top Material: Burl
  • Bridge: Schecter Custom Bass String Thru (or Top Load)
  • Controls: Master Volume/Blend/EMG-B30 3-Band Active E/Q
  • Bridge Pickup: EMG 40JX-CS
  • Neck Pickup: EMG 40PX-CS
  • Battery Compartment: 9-volt Clip-in Battery Compartment
  • Knobs: Metal Knurled w/ Set Screw
  • Strings: Ernie Ball 5 String Super Long #2850 (.045-.130)
  • Case: SGR-UNIVERSAL BASS "Case Sold Separately"

Boutique Bass Aesthetics With Modern Feel and Versatile Sound

The left handed Schecter Riot 5 delivers the versatile tone and massive sonic punch that today’s bass players are looking for, with the silky playability and sumptuous aesthetics of a top flight boutique bass. With the lefty Riot 5 you’ll look and sound better than ever every time you hit the stage! Preorder today for arrival in late Spring or early Summer, or contact us for details on delivery dates and current build times.

Vendor: Schecter