PRS Prototype Guitars

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  1. Charlie

    Charlie New Member

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    Who has a PRS Protoype? Just purchased a new 2008 PRS Mira Maple Flame Top in Orange

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  2. Zilmo

    Zilmo Large Member

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    I have had a shitload of prototypes over the years, but don't have any now.
     
  3. ]-[@n$0Ma☩!©

    ]-[@n$0Ma☩!© Der Hans der kann's

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    My Archtop Artist is a Proto. My wife's Siggy is a proto too.
     
  4. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    Hans,
    You're a proto and the mold is long gone.
     
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  5. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    This is a Sig Ltd proto and has one of those funny pernysomethingorother necks (Brazil wood):

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  6. WEDGE

    WEDGE Almost was a FG22 owner..

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  7. Baimun

    Baimun New Member

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    an off white single with exposed poles would look SOOO good in that guitar, but I know you'd never change it... value... blah blah blah.... ;)
     
  8. RickO

    RickO New Member

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  9. lucidology

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    All amazing looking Axes there fellows ...!!
     
  10. Aldwyn

    Aldwyn Hi. I'm naked.

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    I have a 305 prototype. Solid alder body. Push/pull tone pot to cut output, giving it both vintage vibe and modern vibe.

    Killer guitar!
     
  11. ]-[@n$0Ma☩!©

    ]-[@n$0Ma☩!© Der Hans der kann's

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    Ash, huh? Cool! I thought all the 305 protos were alder.
     
  12. markie

    markie 11Top's personal Chauffeur

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    Dragon ..........

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  13. Aldwyn

    Aldwyn Hi. I'm naked.

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    Oh, sorry... my bad. It's alder!

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    ]-[@n$0Ma☩!© Der Hans der kann's

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    DIBS! :shock:
     
  15. themike

    themike New Member

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    I knew "Final 3" wouldn't last long ;) :lol:
     
  16. ]-[@n$0Ma☩!©

    ]-[@n$0Ma☩!© Der Hans der kann's

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    Hey now, I'm still able to sell from the current stash and use the cash-heesh to buy another one. Besides, I doubt Aldy's ever going to set that one free.
     
  17. veinbuster

    veinbuster Freeze zone

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    I guess it makes sense that a museum piece is in the museum.
     
  18. Aldwyn

    Aldwyn Hi. I'm naked.

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    As Carl Werkmeister once told me when I asked if I could buy his Santana: "Everything has it's price".

    But... officially... she is not for sale. :)
     
  19. ]-[@n$0Ma☩!©

    ]-[@n$0Ma☩!© Der Hans der kann's

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    You are a deft wordsmith, Aldy.
     
  20. Aldwyn

    Aldwyn Hi. I'm naked.

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    Me know. Me do good words with!
     

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