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    Trem springs

    I thiniking of setting up my 2019 ce24 in Eb with 10’s. What will work better, leaving 4 springs and loosening the claw or dropping to three springs and tightening the claw. (It’s currently in factory std setup e with 4 springs)
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    Color Help Needed

    Well sort of on topic… what’s this new Lake Blue color for 2022. Is it an old color brought back or is it brand new? No one seems to be talking about it.
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    Prs SE quality?

    mine was also a 35th anniversary and had many of the same problems you listed. Plus poor wiring and gobs of solder all over the switch so it was shorted out and wouldn’t switch, all pickups on all the time. Really disappointing for an anniversary model to be getting to customers in that state...
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    Core Custom 24 vs CE

    I was just wondering if anyone has both or played both back to back. How much difference is there really? Aside from neck material tuners and bridge they are mostly the same. I have a 2019 CE that I love but I’ve been looking at custom 24’s lately and wonder if it’s an upgrade or a side grade...
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    Prs SE quality?

    I also recently had a bad experience with an SE. lots of things wrong with it... I was able to fix them all but they shouldn’t have made it to the customer on a $1000 guitar. It turned me off to that guitar so much I sold it in less than a month
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    Fretboard issues on se custom 24

    I would bet that many many SE guitars passed straight from the factory to dealers last year as the Maryland factory was closed for months. I’m assuming but i think it’s fair assessment as I also had a SE that had so many problems (I was able to fix mod of them myself but it made me less than...
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    US Made 85/15 Pickups ...

    My 2019 CE is the brightest guitar I own. Not dark or muddy in the least
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    The Great Blue Guitar Thread

    My new blue! :cool:
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    Wish: More Solid Color Tops

    There are a few custom color McCarty’s on reverb right now. Satin charcoal, gloss charcoal metallic, and a white one also. All three look great here is one of them: https://reverb.com/item/38837158-prs-paul-reed-smith-s2-mccarty-594-custom-color-charcoal-metallic-new-2021
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    Two months wear on CE24, not a good investment

    This post is fishy o_O
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    wanted: S2 McCarty 594 Thinline in translucent colors like TV yellow or honey

    Why are all of hiend guitars PRS listings on reverb listed in “poor” condition. o_O
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    Locking tuner option for McCartys?

    Prs is selling a locking version of the vintage tuners now.
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    What percentage of your guitars are PRS?

    As of this week 2 of 6. :D
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    My incoming SE 24-08 Eriza Verde

    I believe the rings from the SE Paul’s will fit as they are for standard sized pickups, the core Paul’s has narrower pickups and are a different size.
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