Single Cut HB II -NGD

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  1. HoovHead

    HoovHead New Member

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    NGD --> 2011 Single Cut Hollowbody II <--NGD

    First, I have ALWAYS wanted an antique white PRS. Lately, I also have GAS for a hollowbody. The local GC brought this sweet instrument in on trade. On Saturday morning, I woke up early and performed my daily used PRS search from the GC APP (at 5:00 am). When this baby popped up--I jumped right out of bed and immediately snatched it up. Previously, I have made an impulse purchase like this just to be disappointed when you actually see the instrument--played to death or abused. The condition was listed as good (WARNING WARNING!).

    Later when I arrived to pick it up I was pleasantly surprised at the condition. Other than a couple of small paint chips missing near the rear strap pin, the condition is excellent. Only slight fret wear from open chords. I cleaned it up, put on a fresh set of NY-XL 10s, and tweaked the intonation.

    Here's the specs:
    • Maple Top
    • Mahogany Neck (Pattern)
    • Rosewood Fretboard
    • 2011 Birds
    • Treble: 57/08
    • Bass 57/08
    • Piezo Adjustable Bridge
    • Phase III Tuners
    • All case candy including hang tag!!
    I have been playing it through an AxeFx III using a variety of amp models. It ready bounces on the fender models (Twin, Deluxe Tweed, etc). It covers a big, round, warm vintage tone range that I have been wanting. I played for a couple of hours tonight with Albert King-Born Under a Bad Sign and some Tragically Hip-Road Apples.

    Check that one off the list. :)

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  2. Malloc

    Malloc New Member

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    Congrats! Coincidentally enough, I snagged this sig SCHBII goldtop in a similar early AM fashion...
     
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  3. WA Paul

    WA Paul It’s ok...I’m with Manny dog

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    Congrats! That’s a beauty - 57/08s are perfect for that model. I would be butchering my favorite Rush songs on that bad boy :D
     
  4. shimmilou

    shimmilou Established in 1963

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    Wow, fantastic guitar! Congrats
     
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  5. Black Plaid

    Black Plaid just another Alan

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    Sweet A.F.! Congrats on the find and moving quickly and decisively!
     
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  6. g.wizz

    g.wizz Nabs

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    Congrats, that is sharp.
     
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  7. dmatthews

    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Aw yeah... crazy cool!
     
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  8. Herr Squid

    Herr Squid I was severely impressed

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    That's niiiice!
     
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  9. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Now I want one, too.

    Beautiful!
     
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  10. Sybo

    Sybo New Member

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    That’s really nice!!
     
  11. Bill SAS 513

    Bill SAS 513 Just another old guy in a T-shirt

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    Yup...Classy, and Classic... Congrats!!!!
     
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  12. Andrew Paul

    Andrew Paul The cat's meow

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    I just love those in white! The White Eagle, like the White Falcon. Congrats!
     
  13. goat-n-gitter

    goat-n-gitter Dismembered

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    That is awesome! Nice score!
     
  14. veinbuster

    veinbuster Zombie Three, DFZ

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    Sweet.
    That would be a nice addition to any home.
    Enjoy.
     
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  15. StillCantankerous

    StillCantankerous Deja Voodo

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    That is REALLY cool...congrats!

    The patient and persistent GC stalker can indeed reap many rewards!
     
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  16. ElrytNamrogo

    ElrytNamrogo My name be scrambled

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    Congrats!

    Man, the white body with those white pickup rings....it just doesn't get much classier than that.

    Absolutely beatiful! Enjoy it!
     
  17. Bowtiefanatc

    Bowtiefanatc Confirmed Bird Snob

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    Love these pure white PRS'. So clean and classy!
     
  18. bodia

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

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    Love white guitars. Looks so classy. Enjoy it!
     
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  19. veinbuster

    veinbuster Zombie Three, DFZ

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    Aren’t they though.
    There is a little voice telling me I need another one.
     
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  20. RickP

    RickP One Guitar Short...

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    LOVE those white Hollowbody II guitars... dying for a 594 version myself. Congrats to you, that’s a beauty!
     

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