NGD! 2020 594!

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  1. iLookLikeElvis

    iLookLikeElvis New Member

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    My first PRS has landed! 2020 594, in charcoal with natural back.

    First impressions are: lighter than I expected, and the neck is nowhere near as fat as I feared it'd be (I had to buy this one unseen as I couldn't find one locally to demo). It certainly isn't thin but it doesn't feel like a club either. It takes gain wonderfully, and it has a very clear top end and nice, full bottom end. Very resonant.

    I need to sit down and intonate it later, but looking forward to getting down with it later when the kids sack out.


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  2. 21Hemispheres12

    21Hemispheres12 New Member

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    Nice one! I too was worried about the thickness of the neck because I prefer skinnier necks buts it’s become my favorite carve.
     
  3. RallyFanatic

    RallyFanatic Perpetual musical mid-life crisis

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    This is the second NGD today with a charcoal top/natural back (the other is a Santana) and I really like the combo! Great looking top here as well - enjoy!
     
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  4. clmazza

    clmazza Bullet the Blue Sky

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    Charcoal for the win! Congrats.... stellar top!
     
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  5. Timmy

    Timmy New Member

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    Another beautiful charcoal!
     
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  6. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Too Funky

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  7. hammeron

    hammeron New Member

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    Awesome. Welcome to the Charcoal/natural brotherhood. That is a stunning symmetrical top. You might think about swapping out those black lampshade knobs for ambers
     
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    ViperDoc Plugged In.

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  9. iLookLikeElvis

    iLookLikeElvis New Member

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    Yeah - it's basically exactly what I wanted, though I found it in the wild. Either charcoal or grey-black (but don't think one finds those with natty backs too often). In some light, some of the darker shades almost look purple. My wife asked if it was blueish when she first saw it.
     
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  10. clmazza

    clmazza Bullet the Blue Sky

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    I think a 594 charcoal thread may be in order!
     
  11. FJ4

    FJ4 New Member

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    Great looking Guitar, congrats!
     
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  12. dmatthews

    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Dayum fine example. Super beautiful, congrats!
     
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  13. gwayne

    gwayne New Member

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    Very nice!! My 594 is a game changer. You are going to love your new McCarty.
     
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  14. RickP

    RickP Established 1960, Still Not Dead

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    She’s a beauty!
     
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  15. Reo Clayton

    Reo Clayton New Member

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    Beautiful specimen! Congrats!
     
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  16. Andrew Paul

    Andrew Paul The cat's meow

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    Gorgeous! I love charcoal flame! Great choice, congrats!
     
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  17. Warmart

    Warmart Fani PRSi

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    Wow, breathtaking top - love it! Definitely never saw that one pop up on the Verb! Congrats, you're gonna love it long time!
     
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  18. Justcantshred

    Justcantshred New Member

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    Awesome, love my Charcoal. Best finish of the year.
     
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  19. shimmilou

    shimmilou Established in 1963

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    Terrific guitar! Congrats
     
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  20. g.wizz

    g.wizz Nabs

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    Superb choice, Congrats and enjoy.
     
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