Private stock Value?

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  1. Jamme

    Jamme New Member

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    What is the value of a Paul Reed Smith Private Stock #3157 DGT with stoptail #5 of 20 2011 ? Paid $7500 a year ago - need to sell am I screwed? thanks
     
  2. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    5 of 20 might mean it has a perny neck, which there is a market for.
    Virtually everyone selling a used private stock takes a hit though.
     
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  3. Jamme

    Jamme New Member

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    Thanks what is a Perny neck? mine is a sinker wood neck
     
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    Jamme New Member

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  5. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    Probably. But there are always exceptions, and DGT’s are still pretty popular.

    Expensive used guitars don’t really seem to be moving as much lately. JFB and I watched a Private Stock Doubleneck sell for $5000 on eBay the other day.

    Great time to buy though!
     
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  6. Jamme

    Jamme New Member

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    Yea screwed - Bruce from wildwood just gave me approx value of $6500 - Thanks for the help - If this guitar was in the shorter LP scale it would be my favorite of all time - my old hands need the shorter scale.
     
  7. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    If you don’t need the money, you could always try trading it for another guitar with a shorter scale, or perhaps two cheaper guitars and then sell one...
     
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  8. Jamme

    Jamme New Member

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    yea I do need the money but a nice LP or shorter scale PRS (don't tell the wife) a little cash would be nice - reaching out to people- wish me luck.
     
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  9. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    WTF?!!

    I’d have bought that. :-(
     
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  10. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    You want in on Sergio watch? It’s an extremely annoying service.
     
  11. bodia

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

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    It's not THAT annoying. To the pocket book, maybe.
     
  12. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    Phennrock has deeper pockets though, so the search engine would cast a wider net.
     
  13. bodia

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

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    Good point.
     
  14. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    I wonder if he needs a West Street?
     
  15. bodia

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

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    I know there are only so many out there, so not "everyone needs a West Street." But, Steve definitely does. Actually, so does Boogie!
     
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  16. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    Boogie passed.
     
  17. bodia

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

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    LAME!
     
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  18. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    Everyone has passed!
     
  19. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    What’s “need” got to do with it?




    But yes, I do have one.
     
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  20. bodia

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

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    If only I had a couple of Amber lampshades........
     

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