SE 245 Standard

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A Gig-Ready Classic

Perfect as a first guitar or the last guitar you’ll ever need, the PRS SE 245 Standard has a classic voice that is eminently recordable and gig-ready, thanks to its 245 "S" pickups and versatile control layout. Classic PRS appointments include a set Wide Fat mahogany neck, rosewood fretboard with bird inlays, PRS-Designed stoptail bridge and tuners. The 24.5" scale length makes this instrument instantly comfortable to players who prefer short-scale guitars. The all-mahogany body is reminiscent of Paul's first pre-factory instruments and offers a warm, woody tone.

“With so many aspiring players struggling to stick with guitar past the first year, we knew we wanted to deliver an affordable quality guitar that players didn’t have to fight. We want the guitar to inspire you to play; it can’t be something you have to worry about staying in tune or simply working right. So while the [SE] Standards are our first foray into the below $500 price point, that doesn’t mean we compromised on tone, versatility, playability, or reliability,” said Jack Higginbotham, COO, PRS Guitars. “We’re very proud to offer these guitars to the world.”

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Specifications

Body
Body Wood Bound Mahogany
Neck
Number of Frets 22
Scale Length 24.5"
Neck Wood Bound Mahogany
Neck Shape Wide Fat
Fretboard Wood Rosewood
Fretboard Inlay Birds
Hardware
Bridge PRS-Designed Stoptail
Tuners PRS Designed Tuners
Hardware Type Nickel
Electronics
Treble Pickup 245 "S"
Bass Pickup 245 "S"
Controls Volume and Tone Control for Each Pickup and 3-Way Toggle Pickup Selector

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Accolades

"Like the Standard 24, the 245 looks great. The finish is flawless and the bird inlays and cream binding make it look like a much more expensive guitar.”

- Tone Report

Signature Dealers
American Musical Supply
Oakland, New Jersey
Bay Tunes Guitars
Edgewater, Maryland
Bizarre Guitar
Sparks, Nevada
Brian’s Guitars
Cheshire, Connecticut
C&M Music
Kenner, Louisiana
Chicago Music Exchange
Chicago, Illinois
Cosmo Music Company
Richmond Hill, Ontario
Danville Music
Danville, California
Dave's Guitar Shop
La Crosse, Wisconsin
Eddie's Guitars
Maplewood, Missouri
Ish Guitars
Syracuse, New York
John Mann's Guitar Vault
Bedford, New Hampshire
La Zone Musicale - Boisbriand
Boisbriand, Québec
La Zone Musicale - St-Jerome
Saint-Jérôme, Québec
Lark Guitars
Olmos Park, Texas
Lauzon Music Centre Ltd.
Ottawa, Ontario
Long & McQuade
Miami Guitars
Miami, Florida
Moore Music Guitars
Evansville, Indiana
Music Gallery Inc.
Highland Park, Illinois
Music Store Live
National City, California
Musician's Friend
Northeast Music Center
Dickson City, Pennsylvania
Palen Music Center
Springfield, Missouri
Rainbow Guitars
Tucson, Arizona
Righteous Guitars
Roswell, Georgia
Sweetwater
Fort Wayne, Indiana
The Guitar Sanctuary
McKinney, Texas
The Guitar Shop
Mississauga, Ontario
The Guitar Store
Port Townsend, Washington
The Music Zoo
Farmingdale, New York
Washington Music Center
Wheaton, Maryland
Wild West Guitars
Pasadena, California
WildCat Guitars
Escondido, California
Wildwood Guitars
Louisville, Colorado
Willcutt Guitars
Lexington, Kentucky
zZounds
Oakland, New Jersey
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