#1
Not that there aren't enough threads about this already, but i wanted outside opinions. im looking for a new guitar suitable for metal. i like both these guitars.

Schecter Hellraiser C-1 FR
http://www.guitarcenter.com/Schecter-Hellraiser-C-1-FR-Electric-Guitar-103642161-i1401616.gc

Jackson DK2M
http://guitars.musiciansfriend.com/product/Jackson-DK2M-Dinky-Electric-Guitar?sku=520321

Any opinions?
#2
i prefer jacksons but you should try them...or have you already?
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#4
i tried the schecter and thought it played like a charm. but this dinky caught my eye and i have yet to play it.
#6
The jackson. EMG's are garbage, thats my opinion.
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#8
Schecter for sure. But get the c-1 Blackjack ATX FR(Active Blackouts) instead of the Hellraiser. they cost the same
#9
jackson, hands down
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#13
schecter has a neck that's a bit thicker than the jackson's. decide what you like best. personally i lean towards the schecter coz it has EMGs, which are great for metal, but that's just me.
#15
schecter cause its got the EMGs which are awesooooome.

but u should choose whatever feels good to you when u play it.
That's why I got a B.C. Rich instead of a Washburn.
#16
Depends on your style. These two guitars are pretty much the same quality, but have different purposes. The Schecter is good for metal, but that Jackson's a bit more versatile. I can't decide for you, TS, so go out and try both.
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#17
I personally think the Jackson does metal better as well as other genres.
#18
The jackson i reckon, im getting bored of the Schecters now haha :S
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#19
Usually I would choose anything over a schecter but I love the C1-FR.
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#20
the jackson but as you see i'm a bit biased towards jacksons
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