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  1. cvballa008

    cvballa008 New Member

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    Hello All,
    New to the forums and the PRS family. I currently have an Ibanez acoustic, Jackson soloist, Epiphone LP, Sterling Music Man Axis and a PRS Custom 24. It is with great pleasure to join you all. it has always been my dream to own one and after many years of looking I happened to fall into a deal of a life time. I haven't named her yet, but im leaning twords Luna.
     
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    Congrats and welcome. I'm sure she will not be your last.:) Looking forward to the pics.
     
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    cvballa008 New Member

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    how do I add them?
     
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    Bill SAS 513 Just another old guy in a T-shirt

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    She even looks like a "Luna" !! Congrats!!! (Luna is also a great Italian Restaurant in Venice, Florida!!!)
     
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    cvballa008 New Member

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    nice! I lived in palm bay for about a year before I moved here. I named her luna because to me, looking at the guitar I picture myself on a boat, looking at the deep sea waves as they crash off the side of my ship. looking up at the almost silver reflection of the moon off the distant waves, starting with a night owl contrasting the dark wood of the fret board leading into dark silvery abyss.
     
  7. vchizzle

    vchizzle Birdman.

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    Welcome and nice 24!
     
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    shimmilou Established in 1963

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    Beautiful guitar! Congrats

    Details? Pups, color, year?
     
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    toothace We've got, you know, armadillos in our trousers.

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    Welcome aboard!!


    Sweet top!
     
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    sergiodeblanc Get in, loser, we’re going shopping.

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    Welcome aboard!


    Those will make fine trade bait for your next PRS.
     
  11. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    It’s really a pretty guitar! Enjoy it!
     
  12. bodia

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

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    Sweet guitar. Welcome!
     
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    Nice color. Great new guitar and welcome to PRS.
     
  14. cvballa008

    cvballa008 New Member

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    Thank you all! I will love her and play her to absolute death. One question does PRS use SS frets? I also just bought a Trem system for it. I absolutely love it and can’t wait to install everything
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    cvballa008 New Member

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    I don’t know what Pups is, But it’s a 2014 Blue Crab Smokeburst :) Custom 24.
     
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    dogrocketp I drank the PRS kool aid, and it was tasty!

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    Listen very carefully to the sounds before you start altering. Remember, they’re not upgrades at this level, they’re changes. My S2 custom 24 is bone stock because it sounds fantastic. If you like the way it sounds, leave it. AND WELCOME!
     
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    cvballa008 New Member

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    Tonally, the only thing I’m swapping is the tremolo for a little more sustain and mid range. The stock Humbuckers are staying! And I’m swapping a lot of the plastic parts for wood.
     
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    cvballa008 New Member

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    Noted!
     
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    Glide-bpm We were small but we were slow...

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    Thank you! My pleasure to be here
     
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