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    I didn't know PRS makes one of these?

    Caught this on the Elderly Guitar website. I didn't know PRS makes one with a bigsby. Anyone know if this is really an original or a customized guitar?

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    I think I remember looking at that very same guitar at my local Guitar Center a few weeks back.

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    Looks like a cross between a Starla and a Semi Hollow.
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    Original... and sparkled.

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    Its real - they've done runs of guitars with bigsby's!

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    I believe they made 100 of each color, here is mine in scarlet red

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    it's a limited run model, that's why they don't list it on their website, so they're probably rare birds to find.

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    My dealer has one red sparkle left
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    It looks cool!!!

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    those are Sweet!
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    Nice....I may get one in red also....
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    I'm planning on replacing the stock pickups with Dragon IIs in the future.
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    Is there a reason for the switch?
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    Quote Originally Posted by frankb56 View Post
    Is there a reason for the switch?
    Looking for something a little hotter and I think the nickel covered pickups will look nice too.
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    Ohhhh - I would love a silver sparkle and then I would love to put Starla pickups in her!
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    if I got one of these I would probably go this route to complete the vibe http://www.prsaccessories.com/collec...la-bass-pickup
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris528 View Post


    One of the nicest looking of any model of PRS in the last few years. Such a cool guitar.

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    Sweet!
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    Aww yeah, one of those with Starla pups would be outstanding!!!

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    Damn, now y'all got me thinking of the Starla pickups instead of the Dragon IIs.
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