Post pictures of your favorite inlay!

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  1. fgeorge097

    fgeorge097 New Member

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    LOVE those blue birds! More pictures!
    Do they glow blue under stage lighting?
     
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  2. Alarik

    Alarik New Member

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    Yeah they're badass!
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  3. Spikedog007

    Spikedog007 Life is good, it really is.

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    Some of my favorites (inlay/carve counts, right?) and one I haven't decided if I like yet...

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  4. Shawn@PRS

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    It has been completed. Let me see if I can track down a good photo
     
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  5. Shawn@PRS

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    Here you go Mike. This was commissioned by an individual who wanted most/all of the major religions to be represented. It's a cool piece with interesting design features and amazing execution. Guitar of the Gods. Photo: Marc Quigley
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  6. Mike Duncan

    Mike Duncan DGT Player

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    Holy cow!! That's just about a perfect as possible...I'd say that guitar is pure "zen"!

    The neck inlay is incredible!

    Thanks, Shawn!
     
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  7. John Beef

    John Beef Opaque

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    I really like the subtlety of the old moon inlay.

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    I also like my wife's Lakland Bob Glaub bass. It has a rosewood fretboard with birdseye maple dots, and the dot plugs are made so that there's a maple birdseye in the middle of each one. Can't find an internet pic of that, I'll have to snap a photo myself I guess.
     
  8. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc “Evil” Sergio. You can tell by the goatee

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    Such a Bangin'! look, no idea why they stopped doing these. The moons on SE's look [email protected] great too!
     
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  9. bodia

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

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    Sigh.....I'm over the moon for this!
     
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  10. Dusty Chalk

    Dusty Chalk alberngruppenführer

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    I don't really have a favourite, but the hummingbird on the PSSCAT slays me:
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    Oh, who am I kidding, my favourite's still the dragon. It's the first one that ever made me drop my jaw, and still does (although I remember one where the dragon was coiled like a sleeping cat -- or was that a dream?). I especially love the ones where they spread the design across both the top and the fretboard:
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  11. ViperDoc

    ViperDoc Plugged In.

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    THAT IS UNBELIEVABLE.
     
  12. WiredGuitarist

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    I really love the classic birds on most PRS. I would love the see maple ones inlaid on an ebony board though!
     
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    charliefrench New Member

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    What to say other than congrats to all involved. Is the rear of this guitar just as ornate also?
     
  14. alantig

    alantig Zombie Four, DFZ

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    Like this?

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  15. fgeorge097

    fgeorge097 New Member

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    My favorite so far.

    Anybody seen a fingerboard with multiple bird colors on it? LIke a green bird at third fret, a blue at the fifth, etc.?
     
  16. goof1073

    goof1073 New Member

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    Yup, they are out there...here is one of the best examples I've seen. Laguna Dragon's Breath...so the birds were selected to match the colors / fade on the guitar:

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    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    The Fight Long Hair Demigod

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    Oh man..
     
  20. ViperDoc

    ViperDoc Plugged In.

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    THE ULTIMATE DRAGON.
     

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