NGD - Special Semi-Hollow Limited Edition in Burnt Mapleleaf

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  1. shinksma

    shinksma What? I get a title?

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    So I've posted in few other threads related to the model release itself or the Expereince 2018, but I got some outside-in-sunshine shots finally, so here's a NGD thread!

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    I'v played it three nights in a row now, and it continues to shine, with all the various tones I can get from the pickup selections. As mentioned elsewhere, I think it has 12 different combinations of pickups and coil tapping or not.

    Oh, it was slamming my Archon last night, great clean and lead tones!

    Good strat position 2 and 4 tones with coil taps activated.

    Trem feels great, nice and stable - as always is my Experience with PRS. (See what I did there?)

    Weight is nice - I haven't weighed it, but the semi-hollow obviously helps. Not neck heavy.

    A huge shout out to Brian's Guitars for having this on display at Experience 2018 - I couldn't keep my eyes off it!

    Oh, and the strap was picked up at the West St Store at Experience 2018. Had to have a nice strap for my new beauty!
     
  2. shimmilou

    shimmilou New Member

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    Awesome guitar! Congrats.
     
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  3. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    It’s really thoughtful of you to buy your garden a matching guitar.
    A really nice guitar.
     
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  4. shinksma

    shinksma What? I get a title?

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    :D

    My wife made a similar comment...
     
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  5. bodia

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

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    Great looking guitar. Glad to hear your thoughts on it as I am on the fence. Also love the Burnt Maple Leaf.
     
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    Dead&Co New Member

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  7. ViperDoc

    ViperDoc Plugged In.

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    I’ve always liked that color.
     
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  8. dmatthews

    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Fantastic finish!
     
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  9. JustRob

    JustRob Just a member

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    Great pictures!

    I can honestly say that is one beautiful guitar because I've never been a huge fan of that color, but that one makes me reconsider.
     
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    Rockmark New Member

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    Gorgeous!
     
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  12. Huggy B

    Huggy B It's just a snack.

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    I'm a sucker for the uniqueness factor, and that finish has it.
     
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  13. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Great finish, superb guitar, excellent strap, and good guy owner.

    The perfect combination!
     
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  14. Gvhbngh

    Gvhbngh New Member

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    Wow! What a finish on a stunning guitar.
     
  15. BeerBatteredPhish

    BeerBatteredPhish New Member

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    Wow, that finish is SO freakin’ unique, love it.
    You’re a lucky guy
     
  16. dogrocketp

    dogrocketp I drank the PRS kool aid, and it was tasty!

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    You bought the guitar that most caught my attention. I need to play one to satisfy my lust!
     
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  17. Eddie kim

    Eddie kim New Member

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    Dude, that color is seriously on point.....
     
  18. You-S4-It

    You-S4-It New Member

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    “She’s a beaut Clark!”

    Makes me think about flipping my neck pickup on my Brent Mason.
    ...or I could just get one of those!
    Enjoy it.
     
  19. Outlier22

    Outlier22 New Member

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    I hate this message board. lol Damn that guitar is nice!
     
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  20. deakle

    deakle New Member

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    I have a question for you. I had a Custom 22 with 3 P90's that I had to let go because the middle pickup just kept getting in the way of picking. I was constantly hitting it with either my hand or the pick or both. Does the middle narrow field pickup get in your way at all? Or is it like a Strat where you do not even notice it's there? (My apologies for that nasty "S" word).
     

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