Forget humbuckers – there's a triple-coil pickup in Schecter's new Sunset Triad guitar

Schecter Sunset-6 Triad
(Image credit: Schecter)

Schecter has introduced a new-for-2023 electric guitar – dubbed the Sunset Triad – that has been equipped with some intriguing electronic appointments.

You’re probably pretty familiar with the pickup game – single-coils, humbuckers, P-90s, actives, passives, mini-rails, sustainers and so on – but the Sunset Triads have instead opted for a far more rare, far more unorthodox pickup selection.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.