Results 1 to 13 of 13

Thread: The one you miss the most

Hybrid View

  1. #1
    Senior Member Jester's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Houston
    Posts
    261

    The one you miss the most

    Shawn's thread on the three favorite guitars that you own got me thinking. What is the one guitar you most regret selling?

    So let's see 'em. Post 'em up.

  2. #2
    Recovering Bass Player ]-[ @ n $ 0 |v| a T ! 's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 1985
    Posts
    5,103
    From a players perpective, this one. My forthcoming PS HB2 has it's roots in this guitar.



    From a collector's perspective, I probably should have kept Sig #19 (1986). But, the Sweet Switch had been drilled and I couldn't stop dwelling on it.

    One Life

  3. #3
    Senior Member 11top's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    1,688
    This '87:

    Sh*tter's full

  4. #4
    Banned
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    1,496
    My very early 1968 LP Goldtop....


  5. #5
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    United Kingdom
    Posts
    33
    Honestly never owned anything worth enough to sell, but given away a few entry-level guitars to friends that were starting out. One was a really beaten up old Westone that I absolutely adored, and had also been given for free along with a keyboard amp and a couple pedals when I was starting out.

    Also trying to sell a discontinued Yamaha that I'm bound to miss when it's gone, but just don't really have the space for it!

  6. #6
    Occasionally Onery Member CantankerousCarl's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    1,010
    Don't have a pic...but the one that started it all, my 1992 Custom 24 with moons, sunburst. Funny story...they opened up a GC near me a few weeks ago, was talking with the studio manager, turns out he was the guy running the local small town shop that I sold it to years ago...after we were talking, he remembered me, the guitar, and the "look of death" on my face when I sold it. Small world.
    1990, 91, 92 & 97 CE24s | 1991 CU24 | 2000 CU22 Semi-Hollow | 2003 & 04 SE EG
    2008 SE Semi-Hollow Soapbar | 2011 CU24 GC Throwback | 2012 Signature Limited
    2013 408 Brazilian | 2013 Paul's Guitar | 2013 HB II | 2013 CU24 Swamp Ash Limited
    2013 CU24 | 2013 XPRS 408 Semi-Hollow | 2014 CU24 Semi-Hollow

  7. #7
    Senior Member MA Pete's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    482
    You know, it's funny, I dig my 3 newly acquired Private Stocks so much, and I am so excited about the 2 in the oven, that I don't really miss any of the previous 50 (yes, 50!) or so PRSi I have gone through in the past four years. They were all part of the experience of sampling every option available to know what I like to pony up and start building my own with the awesome Private Stock team.

    I look back at many of them with great fondness, especially those magical Wood Library Ted's, but I don't regret selling them.

    I do have a feeling that is sort of like "missing", I am anxiously (and impatiently!) awaiting these two, that I picked every piece of wood for said goodbye to, awaiting the finished product to arrive safely home! The first one should be here by Christmas, hopefully!

    SC 245 Ted Signature, McCarty Thickness, Armando's Amethyst Burst:



    DC 245 Signature, Aquamarine:

    Ted Club President

  8. #8
    ToneConsoleOfDoomOwner Sekunda's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    St. Louis, Missouri
    Posts
    474
    I miss my 20th Anniversary Singlecut that I traded for a Martin acoustic so we could play a live radio set.

    ~ Matt

    PRS Custom 22 | PRS Stripped 58 | Jackson Soloist XL | HXDA Head and 2x12 Stealth Cab

  9. #9
    Senior Member Bill SAS 513's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Manchester, Maryland
    Posts
    672
    Never got pictures but early Studio (HSS) in beautiful red 10 flamed to kill!!!! Black pickups just perfect against the red. To Sleep, per chance to dream ( about getting it back!!)

  10. #10
    Senior Member Jet Whitey's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Heading South
    Posts
    295
    Collection wise....Kenny's Employee Santana


    93 McTrem Proto......I was scared to scratch/dent either one gigging them.......


    For a gigging guitar.......My Ex GTH-350 SAS.......It's in good hands with Mr. Thorn, but it ROCKED!!!!!
    PRS Guitars Endorsee....White and Relic'd Ones !

  11. #11
    Senior Member Dirty Bob's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    State of Confusion (NY)
    Posts
    1,886
    Quote Originally Posted by Sekunda View Post
    I miss my 20th Anniversary Singlecut that I traded for a Martin acoustic so we could play a live radio set.

    Ouch! Fail.
    -Bob

  12. #12
    10 o'Clubs OsirisProtocol's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Buffalo/New York
    Posts
    100
    Eve:


    My first PRS SC. Ended up trading it for the SCT I have now but I do miss this guitar loads.
    -Denny
    BAM Survivor

  13. #13
    408 Sig Club President Twinfan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    England
    Posts
    456
    I don't really regret selling any of mine, but if I was to choose one to get back it would be the McRosie with moons and zebra Bare Knuckle Holy Divers on the left in the pic below:


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •