N5D: Singlecut Perfection!

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  1. Skeeter

    Skeeter New Member

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    Well, it's been quite a week for my guitar harem (and weakness to GAS). After receiving an impulse-buy Reclaimed Vela - which is a beautiful, super-resonant instrument - the crown jewel arrived on Friday - a new Wood Library SC 594 from the fine folks at Wildwood.

    I put it through its paces over the weekend, and while it's still early, it does seem like Paul has indeed built a better mousetrap. Huge, thick creamy tones give way to sparkling articulate cleans with split coils, and turns of volume/tone knobs. The neck and fretboard feel great, very similar to my "historic" guitar - but with that extra PRS refinement, smooth feel and tuning stability. And all that grunt and power at only 8.5 lbs, which my back appreciates.

    Anyways, enough already right? You guys already know these things ;) Here are the obligatory glamour shots:

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  2. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    NICE! Completely agree with your assessment. Such a sublime instrument. Dig that top too! Lots going on in both directions!
     
  3. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    Nice addition.
     
  4. Tucson Thump

    Tucson Thump New Member

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    very sweet. is that copper burst or autumn sky?
     
  5. Guitarsan

    Guitarsan "I floor it. That’s technical talk." SRV

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    Sweet! Yes, those of us who own a 594 already know (I am selling my Artist Package Doublecut for an incoming PS SC 594) , but we never tire from watching a new player discover that we weren't kidding! :D

    Seriously, it's wild how little tweaks from previous models seem to have yielded fixed-bridge, humbucker nirvana.
     
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  6. MA Pete

    MA Pete Singlecut Addict

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    Quite an N5D!!

    Man, that guitar is killer, one of the very nicest looking SC 594's I have seen to-date. That top is killer, and I love the finish. I am sure it sounds AMAZING!

    Congrats!!
     
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  7. xjbebop

    xjbebop Yippy ki yay!

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    Congrats.... love that finish!

    Get some natural wear n tear n fading and that's going to be gorgeous....
     
  8. Lonnie L Zamarripa

    Lonnie L Zamarripa New Member

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    Sweet, Sweet Axe !!!!! I'll be checking some new purchase options out when I attend Gear Fest in about 11 days. Can't wait.
     
  9. Skeeter

    Skeeter New Member

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    It's Copperhead Burst.

    Thanks everyone! That's high praise coming from you, Pete - I am humbled.

    Now time to sell off some guitars...
     
  10. dmatthews

    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Schuper toit!
    :cool:
     
  11. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc The pullout king.

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    gush New Member

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    That is nice
     
  13. toothace

    toothace At least I'm good at dentistry

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    Congrats! That's an understated beauty you got there!!
     
  14. Johnny

    Johnny New Member

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    Holy mackeral that is hot!
     
  15. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Wow! I love the look of that one; very sweet!
     
  16. dkilpatrick

    dkilpatrick Makes guitar faces

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    Nice!
    Great top and color
     
  17. flux

    flux 594 & CU24

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    Absolutely luscious. Congrats!
     
  18. vchizzle

    vchizzle Birdman.

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    That thing is awesome all the way around! HOT!
     
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  19. Papagallos

    Papagallos New Member

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    Oh my!!!! I love the finish. I may have to buy a second SC594. ;)
     
  20. beas

    beas I Don't Re-Member

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    Handsome axe! I would love to try one.
     

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