NGD: Private Stock DC 594 with Brazilian Neck!

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  1. MA Pete

    MA Pete SC 594 Addict

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    Related to my Brazilian Rosewood Neck post from yesterday - NGD, Private Stock DC 594 in "Translucent Gold" with a Brazilian Rosewood neck and board, from the guys at Ish Guitars.

    This has the same cool Block Inlays with the "Absent Birds", also in Gold MOP like the Aged one I got recently. These are my new favorite Private Stock Inlays! Very cool.

    The top finish on this is really interesting. It is called "Translucent Gold", and that is a good name for it. From afar it looks like a Yellow like Vintage Yellow, but up close it actually has a Yellow/Gold metallic flake in it, in the spirit of a vintage Goldtop. It is a sight to behold up close, especially with the ridiculous beefy quilt.

    Per the other thread, after I figured out how the tone is different with the Rosewood Neck and dialed in amp settings for that, it sounds glorious!

    I don't think it is quite ready to dethrone the #1 and #2 spots from the 2016 Prototype and the Aged DC 594, but it easily slips into spot #3. ;)

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    Can you believe the figure on the Mahogany Back? Wow...

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    Somehow I have gone from 2020 594-focused to the 594 Private Stocks, sort of accidentally. Per my other post, the 2020s are awesome, but this is my main thing now I guess! ;)
     
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  2. MA Pete

    MA Pete SC 594 Addict

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    That's a whole lot of Gold MOP going on on those two fretboards! I love it.

    One shiny and new, the other worn in and comfortable, both terrific! :)
     
  3. shinksma

    shinksma What? I get a title?

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    Zoinks! That is (yet another) awesome 594! Man, I'd love to have a PS 594 with Brazzy neck...
     
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  4. bodia

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

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    Yes! Love the looks of that one, Pete. Great back, and I really like that finish on that top.
     
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  5. FJ4

    FJ4 New Member

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    Stunning instrument Pete, i am happy for you for the fact that you went for it. Big Congrats!
     
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  6. Bowtiefanatc

    Bowtiefanatc Confirmed Bird Snob

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    Absolutely incredible! Both of those are gorgeous.
     
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  7. RallyFanatic

    RallyFanatic Perpetual musical mid-life crisis

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    As good as it looks in pictures, it must be stunning in person - enjoy!
     
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  8. RickP

    RickP Established 1960, Still Not Dead

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    That is a real looker there, from all sides! You have an enviable collection, my friend! I really like those block inlays. As one of the lovers of the 513 bird design, I just light up seeing variations on the theme. Beautiful.
     
  9. tdarian

    tdarian Searching for the sound

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    Pretty wood!
     
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  10. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Too Funky

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    Bangin’!
     
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  11. BrianC

    BrianC more toys than talent

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    The ultimate compliment - DIBS!!!
     
  12. WEDGE

    WEDGE Zombie five, DFZ

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    Don’t know what else to say......
     
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  13. Rockmark

    Rockmark New Member

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    Beautiful!! Glad you went for that one and went BRAZ. You will not be disappointed, enjoy!
     
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  14. stratlanta

    stratlanta How do brushstroke birds fly?

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    Those inlays are the bees knees..... ;-)
     
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  15. ViperDoc

    ViperDoc Plugged In.

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    PERFECT PAIR.
     
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  16. Kiwi

    Kiwi New Member

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    That's a beautiful one, Pete, congrats. Play it loud and proud!

    =K
     
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  17. dmatthews

    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Outrageous top and back, congrats!
     
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  18. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    Love the figuring! Looks like a gold Jupiter!
     
  19. Bill SAS 513

    Bill SAS 513 Just another old guy in a T-shirt

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    Killer Hog back figuring...and the front ain't too shabby!!!!
    Congrats!!!
     
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  20. Utkarsh

    Utkarsh A Les Paul guy who loves PRSs

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    Wow. What a beuatifyl3 guitar. I bet that colour is even more stunning in the flesh
     
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