McCarty 594 HOLLOW BODY II -- Koa -- Hand picked Private Stock build -- JUST IN 7/5! *sale pending

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  1. brett

    brett Authorized PRS Dealer
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    Private Stock McCarty 594 Hollow Body -- Full Koa top and back
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    Specs:
    • Figured Koa top and back
    • Figured African Mahogany middle, sides, and neck
    • African Blackwood fretboard, headstock overlay and tuner buttons
    • Koa pick-up rings and switch tip
    • Koa knobs with Agoya dots
    • Koa birds with Agoya rim
    • Koa "Old School" Eagle with Agoya rim
    • Flame maple binding on body and F-Holes
    • Custom Paul Miles designed neck-heel bird
    • Smoked Chrome hardware
    • 58/15LT pick-ups with 3-way switch, two vol, two tone w/ push-pull pots
    • Custom PS Case
    Please reach out if you have any questions or are interested in pre-ordering this beast. It is going to be an insane guitar!


    * UPDATE 7/5 - It has arrived!!!
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    I'll be sure and link up the website listing when it makes it's way up there, but I was too excited to not snap a few pics to share! Really excited about how this turned out. Feel free to drop me a line with any questions.











    Thanks for looking!
    - Brett
    (314) 781-7500 | Ext. 2
    [email protected]
    eddiesguitars.com
     
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  2. jfb

    jfb Plank Owner

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    So hot. You've been to the vault a few times recently. I can dig it!!
     
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  3. Tosca

    Tosca Death by a million mini-toggles...

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    Amazing!!! I've been arguing with myself for hours about which I would prefer as the top or the back. (I Better stop looking at this.)
     
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  4. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    No...keep looking.
    I like the V for the top.
     
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  5. Tosca

    Tosca Death by a million mini-toggles...

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    They are kind of both "V's" but I assume you mean the first one. That one is prettier for sure...which would also make an awesome back because the beauty/symmetry would be uninterrupted by the hardware/electronics. The second Koa piece has those cool vertical stripes...but less going on in the middle...where the bridge/strings/pickups would cover. Jesus...I really really gotta stop looking at this...
     
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  6. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    Now that you mention it, they are both Vs. I agree that the first is quite striking n that traditional koa way, but I was thinking of the second for the top. I really like the tree look it gives and I think it's figure would flow nicely to the fingerboard.

    It would look great along side your other really cool guitars.
     
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  7. brett

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    Oh yeah! I'm trying to get in there and do at least a single build when we go out for our Wood Library runs. I think the two we have in the oven with them right now are going to be great.

    P.Miles and I mulled over that topic pretty considerably but I feel confident in our decision. I think using the more figured cut for the top is the right move. With the Koa pick-up rings, knobs, switch tip, Flame Maple bound F-holes and smoked chrome hardware it will visually melt together. Considering those options, I think it will all work together well.

    I will say this for anybody interested...

    If you want to order it and pay for it in full, I could see about swapping them around? I normally wouldn't request that kind of situation to pre-order something, but changing a very intimate aspect of the specifications is a huge risk to me and it would have to be a for-sure, no cancellation possible type of deal for me to do that (if you wanted to let it run as I intended and pre-order, then a much smaller deposit would be fine... Ball-park of 25% down).

    They ARE! And that was a big part in why they were chosen together. I think our decision will create a visually stunning instrument.
     
  8. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    Left.

    No contest.
     
  9. dcm_guitar

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    Oh my. "Clean up in aisle 12"
     
  10. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    I’m with 11top, that figuring is really gonna pop! What I would give to be there as the first coats of lacquer hit that top!!:eek:
     
  11. brett

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    Agreed!

    Also yes, agreed! Can't wait to see this one start to take shape period. Going to be a really excellent build!
     
  12. toothace

    toothace At least I'm good at dentistry

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    Yes. Definitely left for the top!
     
  13. brett

    brett Authorized PRS Dealer
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    Big ole bump time!

    She's just arrived here at Eddie's and will be on the site within a day or so. Very excited about how this one turned out and hope you guys and gals enjoy the pics! Drop me a line if you're interested.


    Cheers
     
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    That's sick. It's a hot one in STL today. This fiddle has something to do with it.
     
  15. brett

    brett Authorized PRS Dealer
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    That Koa definitely brought some humidity to town. It is scorching. Stay cool!!!
     
  16. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    That flaming is out of this world! Everything about this is fantastic! Well done :D
     
  17. Tosca

    Tosca Death by a million mini-toggles...

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    Woah! Very nice Brett...well done!
    Congrats!
     
  18. toothace

    toothace At least I'm good at dentistry

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    WOW! What a beauty!


    Sweet top!;)
     
  19. WA Paul

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

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    That is heavenly! Well done!
     
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  20. bodia

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

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    Just killer!
     
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