First time PRS owner, tell me what does the TM mean at the end of the 58/15 pickup engraving?

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  1. MJL

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    New to the PRS world, although I have been playing for thirty years. Got myself a new mccarty. It is a 2015 that was still in stock at a shop here in SLC. Loving the guitar. Just wondering what the TM stands for at the end of the pickup inscription. Are these similar to the new LT I have read about on the forum?

    Cheers, MJ
     
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    Trade Mark...
     
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    alantig Santana-free since '63!

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    We just got Markie to show up again, and you want to trade him? Bastid!!!!
     
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    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    That wasn’t really Markie. It was Ann Landers.
     
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    Couldn’t have been. Ann Landers is too profane.
     
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    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    No sh*t?
     
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    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Ted McCarty
     
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    One of these will be my next band name...or album name.
     
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    Taple Mop (dyslexic maple top)
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  16. MJL

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    Well thanks gang! That's really cleared things up!;)
     
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    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    That's the first time anyone has derailed a thread here.

    [​IMG]
     
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    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Oh and...

    Tantric Muffins
     
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    I knew it!
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  20. shinksma

    shinksma What? I get a title?

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    Despite all the rather hilarious responses, indeed TM = Trademark.

    Dunno whether any other designations were actually trademarked.
     

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