GDN!!! Lefty SC58 Private Stock

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  1. Bsic

    Bsic NaN

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    Super stoked y'all! This one has a cool story to it.

    So, a year ago, I saw this pic go up at Lefty Guitars Only... a lefty PS SC58, with 58/15LT. Ziricote neck/fretboard, black limba back.

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    Drooled over it, but it sold within ~30 min of it posting. It actually was posted in the Private Stock Friday pics as well:

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    So, for the last year ive kept the page bookmarked, saying if I ever ordered a PS it would be spec'ed EXACTLY like this one. No joke, just kept eying this guitar for over a year. Thinking some day it will go up for sale, and I hope i grab it.

    Last month, I *almost* called the dealer that had it, to ask him to call whoever bought it to let them know a buyer is interested if they ever want to sell.

    So, I was browsing some other lefty, and got into a chat with the dude selling. Super cool guy and a PRS fan. Nearly made a deal, when he mentioned he also had this SC58 if it would interest me.. so immediately I think "oh crap.. is it... that one..". Because ya know, there are very few lefty PRS around that aren't custom22/24's. He shoots me a pic, and yep, its this one.

    Today it arrived and its heaven. Still putting it through its paces, but ya know... you just know after the first 30 min if its home for you, and this is...

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  2. WA Paul

    WA Paul It’s ok...I’m with Manny dog

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    Holy Schnike that’s fantastic! Congrats! Love me a good SC with a RW neck.
     
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  3. veinbuster

    veinbuster Freeze zone

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    Holy crap!
    Apparently good things do come to those who wait.
    Totally awesome.
    I’m excited for you.
     
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  4. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Get in, loser, we’re going shopping.

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    Jebus Bangin’! Christo!
     
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  5. Great Gazoo

    Great Gazoo New Member

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    Awesome story. Thanks for posting.
     
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  6. AP515

    AP515 Mostly Normal

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    Love a story with a happy ending! :)
     
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  7. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    Now that is a private stock.
     
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  8. Johnny Rigs

    Johnny Rigs New Member

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    Hold on, I gotta hold this post up to the mirror and read it...


    Now I get it. Wow!!!
     
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  9. shimmilou

    shimmilou Established in 1963

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    Stunning guitar! Congrats
     
  10. Jazzedout

    Jazzedout More Guitars than Time...

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    Perfect! One of the nicest quilt tops! Enjoy it!
     
  11. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    You had me at ziricote! Congratulations that is some guitar!
     
  12. g.wizz

    g.wizz Nabs

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    Patience is good, no scratch that!
    IT'S GREAT!
    you scored a spectacular build, congrats
     
  13. dmatthews

    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Are you freakin' KIDDING me!??!!!???
    Boy meets girl
    Girl falls for another guy
    Smart guy waits
    Girl is freed
    Boy NABS the most beautiful girl!

    It's a movie...
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  14. Bsic

    Bsic NaN

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    Thanks!!

    ya know, this is my second ziricote neck and I *really* liking them. At first it felt odd, but it has this almost waxy feel to it that plays amazing. And the way this wood figures is beyond description....
     
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    ViperDoc Plugged In.

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  16. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    I have a guitar with a Ziricote fretboard, it’s like a natural landscape!
     
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  17. bodia

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

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    Outstanding! A stalker story with a happy ending!
     
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  18. Bsic

    Bsic NaN

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  19. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    That quilt looks fluid!
     
  20. markie

    markie 11Top's personal Chauffeur

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    WOWZERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     

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