Once Again, U.S. Customers... Denied!

Discussion in 'Electric Instruments' started by Dirty_Boogie, Oct 11, 2018.

  1. Dirty_Boogie

    Dirty_Boogie Still got the ol' tagger on it

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  2. toothace

    toothace At least I'm good at dentistry

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  3. Dirty_Boogie

    Dirty_Boogie Still got the ol' tagger on it

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    I'm about to start a trade war with Europe... on guitars!
     
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  4. drdoom8793

    drdoom8793 THAT guy at Chick-fil-A

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    It's definitely disappointing when they do this. I was sold on the latest run of Bernies and would definitely buy one if they were available in the US. I understand it's all about reading the market, but it still a bit frustrating.
     
  5. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    Meh, they’re not like, Bonni Pink or something that rad.

    That’s a waste, everyone knows Japan is where the good sh!t is.
     
  6. Bowtiefanatc

    Bowtiefanatc #NeverGibson

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    ^^

    Definitely have to agree with Sergio on this. Japan gets the good stuff.
     
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  7. Shawn@PRS

    Staff Member Moderator

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    Each dealer or distributor can do a special run for their particular market or store. The EU distributor has requested these colors for the European market. I know some US dealers have done exclusive edition SE's for their stores as well.
     
  8. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    The blame lays on us, and by us I mean you guys.

    If y’all bought more guitars that didn’t come from the color palate of a men’s sock selection at Kohl’s a dealer would order some different colors.
     
  9. Ovibos

    Ovibos NOW with 100% MORE baby tigers!

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    Seriously.

    If you've tried to buy a car recently, or just looked around the streets, you'll see that vibrant colors are anathema to the American consumer. White, black, 4 shades of gray/silver, and maybe a muted red or blue.
     
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  10. DreamTheaterRules

    DreamTheaterRules Former Lyricist for Calhoun Tubbs

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    So, you're saying we should buy more guitars with the color palate of the womens "intimates" selection at Kohl's?
     
  11. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    Obviously.
     
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  12. elvis

    elvis Hamfisted String Banger

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    I'm in Europe right now. Who needs one?
     
  13. Cocorosa

    Cocorosa New Member

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    Because they aren't just women's 'intimates' colours. And because they a lot more cheerful looking than the stealth matt grey we had earlier this year. (And magenta would have been an awesome addition to the collection if anyone from PRS wants an idea)
     
  14. elvis

    elvis Hamfisted String Banger

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    I just went through this. Took me forever to find a lively car color.
     
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  15. Tosca

    Tosca Death by a million mini-toggles...

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    I feel like I’m doing my part....

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  16. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    There are lots of guitars marked USA only. I don’t mind if some go the other way.
     
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  17. elvis

    elvis Hamfisted String Banger

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    I raise you a Bonnie Pink

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  18. Glide-bpm

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

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    Holy [email protected], Batman!!!!!! aCk!!! o_O
     
  19. Birdsofprey

    Birdsofprey Fly birdies fly!

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    Northern Lights drool :rolleyes:
     
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  20. bodia

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

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    Doh-yeah,....the more obnoxious, the better. C'mon....just look at my shoes!
     

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