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Favorite flame top

Discussion in 'Electric Instruments' started by Tonart, Jan 21, 2018.

  1. Andrew Paul

    Andrew Paul New Member

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    Awesome pair! That CE 10 top is sick the Matteo one is beautiful also, WTG!!!
     
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  2. Guitpicky

    Guitpicky New Member

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    Sweeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeet :)
     
  3. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    Just saw this on PSF
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    That is a very rare curly maple top. It’s not going to last 3 days at whichever dealer it’s going to. I would bring it home if I was the dealer.

    I don’t think I’d be a very successful dealer.
     
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  4. rnodern

    rnodern Just one more.....

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    Maybe i'm missing something, but isn't this a quilt top? one piece though. and stunning!
     
  5. TwelfthTangent

    TwelfthTangent Drop D Sonic Assault

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    Yes, kind of a quilty flame. A quame, if you will. We’re starting to get delirious in here from looking at all this sweet flamey goodness. :D We may need to start a “Favorite Quilt” thread... :)
     
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  6. flux

    flux 594 & CU24

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    I figured it was pushing the envelope but reckoned it was safe enough to include. ;)
     
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  7. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    Oh yes somebody please do! And pm 11top first to prepare his photos!
     
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  8. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    Oh the title of this thread is a rubber one. Meant to be stretched, broken, totally manipulated to fit any shape and size.
     
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  9. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    I have my team assembled and on high alert.

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  10. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    Vintage guitar experts.
     
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  11. rnodern

    rnodern Just one more.....

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    If we're also including Quilt tops, here's my 408. Picked it up when in NY June last year. I actually travelled from AUS to US JUST to visit the PRS factory and pickup a new guitar :D
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  12. heartcall

    heartcall New Member

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    DANG!!!!!! :)
     
  13. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    Very adventurous of you! Do the overhead storage compartments typically have enough room to hand carry a PRS hard case into the plane?
     
  14. TwelfthTangent

    TwelfthTangent Drop D Sonic Assault

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    Amazing! I don’t know exactly what color that is (Raspberry?), but for some reason I want to take a bite out of it. :D Alright, that’s it, Favorite Quilt Top thread incoming...
     
  15. rnodern

    rnodern Just one more.....

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    Normally, no. I travel all the time with my guitars. I was an Aussie expat living in Manila and would frequently travel with 2 + guitars, and have never had an issue in with them checked in flight cases. In this instance I flew Etihad and was able to carry the hard case on board as I was in their suites.
     
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  16. rnodern

    rnodern Just one more.....

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    This colour is called "pomegranate". I'm told I'm lucky as it's a private stock stain, and this is only an artist model :D
     
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  17. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    On their own they are what they are. But sometimes when you place them together, something magic happens. A particular color combo maybe...something
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  18. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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  19. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    Oh that’s a monumental corkteaser
     
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  20. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    I love honey. I love gold
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