Schecter guitar dating

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Eventually, the Telecaster-style guitar became known as the "Saturn", and the company's Stratocaster-style guitar became known as the "Mercury".All guitars have the "lawsuit" peg heads (two small marks on back of headstocks).Toward that end, he added the Avenger, Hellcat, and Tempest models to the Schecter catalog.He also wanted to reach a new generation of musicians he felt were ignored by most major guitar manufacturers.The Diamond Series is still in production to this day.In 2012, it was announced that Schecter expanded their custom shop, adding 14,000 square feet to the facility.Ltd.) Schecter's guitars were built in the South Korea factory and shipped to the U. At the 1998 summer NAMM show, with the addition of now Executive Vice President Marc La Corte, Schecter introduced the Diamond Series, which included six affordably priced non-custom guitars.

The company was founded in 1976 by David Schecter and originally produced only replacement parts for existing guitars from manufacturers such as Fender and Gibson.

In 1996, Hisatake Shibuya asked Michael Ciravolo to become Schecter's president and run the company.

Michael Ciravolo, an experienced musician, brought to the company many well-known musicians as endorsees.

By 1983, Schecter had reached its custom shop production limit and could no longer meet demand.

That year, the company was purchased by a group of Texas investors who wanted to build upon Schecter's reputation for quality.

The company was founded in 1976 by David Schecter and originally produced only replacement parts for existing guitars from manufacturers such as Fender and Gibson.In 1996, Hisatake Shibuya asked Michael Ciravolo to become Schecter's president and run the company.Michael Ciravolo, an experienced musician, brought to the company many well-known musicians as endorsees.By 1983, Schecter had reached its custom shop production limit and could no longer meet demand.That year, the company was purchased by a group of Texas investors who wanted to build upon Schecter's reputation for quality.guitars using both imported parts and Schecter parts under the Schecter name for less than five years.