Video Review of a Special Private Stock I found in Japan

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  1. Utkarsh

    Utkarsh A Les Paul guy who loves PRSs

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    Hi folks,
    I bought this very beautiful Private Stock Custom 24 (Singlecut thickness) in a small town in Japan and then found out some fascinating history about it, linking to NAMM a few years ago.
    Link to the video below. And it's quite a guitar!

     
  2. Andrew Paul

    Andrew Paul The cat's meow

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    What a gorgeous guitar!! Stunning color! Nice story and post, congrats!!
     
  3. Tonart

    Tonart Tone of the Art......or is that backwards?

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    I love the guitars they have in Japan but can never convince them to brave the CITES hoop for me. Bummer. :(
     
  4. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Purple is the best!☔️☔️☔️
     
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  5. Tosca

    Tosca Zombie 10, DFZ

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    Beautiful guitar...congrats!
    Thanks for the cool video.
     
  6. Dead&Co

    Dead&Co New Member

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    Very cool and interesting!
     
  7. bodia

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

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    Hot guitar. Very cool video!
     
  8. ElrytNamrogo

    ElrytNamrogo My name be scrambled

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    Beautiful guitar and great video! I always enjoy videos of Private Stocks. Seems like we usually only get to see photos of them, so when a video pops up and you're able to see the characteristics of the woods and coloration change as the guitar moves, well it's a treat.

    Thanks for sharing!!!
     
  9. WA Paul

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

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    Awesome! Thanks for sharing the video and congrats on the killer guitar!
     
  10. BrianC

    BrianC more toys than talent

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    great story and guitar!!

    I am a custom 24 guy and have three. Was a LP guy like you prior to PRS. My p24 trem is thicker but not single cut thickness, not much of a noticeable tone difference.
    Very curious to hear a cu24 with a pattern neck and sc thickness in person.
     
  11. Utkarsh

    Utkarsh A Les Paul guy who loves PRSs

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    Thanks all for the kind words. It really does sound very different ( as I may said in the video). I don't know whether my mind is pre-clouded by tone wood assumptions, but it is one thick sounding guitar, almost like it had a HFS, but with a lot more clarity.
    Also, yes I wish there were a lot more videos of Private stocks. Seeing so many, as I have browsed all over Japan, has been a dream
     
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  12. Eurometal

    Eurometal New Member

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    Killer guitar , sounds amazing
     
  13. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Beautiful guitar! Enjoyed the video.
     
  14. toothace

    toothace Zombie Thirteen, DFZ

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    Beautiful axe and great story! Congrats!!

    Sweet top!
     

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