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    NGD: '12 PRS 408MT

    Hello, this is my first post here.
    I've been an avid PRS player for the past 5 years or so. '03 Custom22 is my most played guitar, and I also own a '06 singlecut with SC250 pickups which I love.
    I've been intrigued with new PRS models, especially DGT and 408. I've tried and loved them both, but I realized I'm more into modern sound of 408, so I settled on getting a lovely 408 MT with black gold finish which I've always wanted.



    Didn't get a 10 top, but I have to say the top looks great, even more so in person.
    Can't wait to get off work to play more.

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    Almost was a FG22 owner.. WEDGE's Avatar
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    Nice! I have had ten tops with less character than yours, good grab.
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    Very nice! And for what it's worth, in most cases, I prefer an interesting non "10" for charater's sake. Congrats!!!

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    408's slay! Black Gold is a great color. Congrats on the axe and welcome to the forums.
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    One helluva "non-10" top, huh?? Beautiful...

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    Beautiful! Congrats.

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    Love black gold, and so want a 408. So I'm pretty jealous right now. Nice score. Where did you buy it?

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    Nice score - I wouldn't sweat the 10 at all. That's a great top!
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    Very nice. Love Black gold.

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    Cool guitar. Congrats!
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    Very nice!

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    Cool! Congrats.

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    Gorgeous!
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    Thank you everyone, it just simply plays and sounds amazing. My cu22 is definitely getting jealous now.

    Quote Originally Posted by echos View Post
    Love black gold, and so want a 408. So I'm pretty jealous right now. Nice score. Where did you buy it?
    I got it from musiciansfriend.

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    Sweet

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    Good choice, congratulations.

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    Good choice sir! My 408 is also in Black Gold
    Paul's Guitar in Copper, 408MT Brazilian Neck in Black Gold, Brushstroke 24 in Black Gold
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    Sweet guitar, congrats and welcome to the forum!
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    Beautiful guitar!!! Thanks for sharing, and welcome to the forum....btw, if you hadn't mentioned it, I probably would've pinned that for a ten top, looks great!!!
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