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    Baby's got new plans

    The PTC crew put their heads together and came up with this bad boy. NO screw holes in the guitar!

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    And oh yeah, check this out!
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    Nice!
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    Very cool.......................... Tell us more about the P-guard Shawn. How is it attached?
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    Ahh Ha, Under the P-up Rings......................... Very nice!
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    Prototype TRC?
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    Pick guard looks stealth-y and cool... LOVE that TRC!!!

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    That's cool!
    Also can't wait to for a new TRC. That looks great!

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    DUDEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE - that rules so much.
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    Looks awesome!!

    I still can't find the photo that I've got some where of a McCarty with a very professionally done pickguard.
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    Quote Originally Posted by markie View Post
    Very cool.......................... Tell us more about the P-guard Shawn. How is it attached?
    Undercut the pickup rings and two screw go through the rings and the guard. The loose end has a small piece of foam under it, which keeps the guard from touching the top of the guitar.


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    Prototype TRC?
    Yep, the only on in existence at this point. Soon, though, soon

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    chief Shawn@PRS's Avatar
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    Here is a detail shot.

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    That is really cool Shawn!!! Great work as always!!
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    Is the pickguard ebony? Thats a nice chunk!
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    So that's what you were alluding to when we spoke the other day...WOW!!! That looks amazing!!! Great job!
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    Nice Forum TRC!

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    Cool!!!
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    The pick guard is just too cool! Love the TRC on the guitar, too.
    I saw ten thousand talkers whose tongues were all broken...

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    That looks bad-ass Shawn! You guys are amazing! The forum Truss Rod cover looks phenomenal!! Can't wait to get mine!
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    Quote Originally Posted by themike View Post
    Is the pickguard ebony?
    I asked him the same thing. Looks like ebony but it isn't.
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    Nice setup. TRC is slamming.
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