PRS Studio with Pattern Thin Neck Electric Guitar  

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A new finish, a new neck, and Narrowfield pickups for more tonal flexibility.

PRS's new 22 fret, 25" scale length Studio model electric guitar is a fresh, modern rendition of a traditional single-single-hum guitar set up with the beauty and brightness of a maple top. The possibilities are vast with PRS's proprietary 57/08 Narrowfield pickups in the middle and bass positions in conjunction with a 57/08 humbucking bridge pickup. The Narrowfield„¢ pickups focus the string attack much like a single-coil but are hum canceling. The result is a new sounding pickup system, which blends features of single-coil, soap bar, and humbucking pickups. Screaming lead tones, crisp rhythm tones and 5-way blade switch also enhance the flexibility of this guitar in the studio or on stage.

Other features include mahogany neck, V12 finish, rosewood fretboard, "pattern thin neck", 2011 birds, PRS tremolo bridge, PRS locking tuners, nickel or gold hardware, and redesigned lampshade knobs volume and push/pull tone controls.

V12 Finish
Finish should enhance the look, sound, and feel of a guitar by accentuating the wood's inherent beauty and feel without hindering its natural resonance. And PRS Guitars' new "V12" finish does just that. Introduced at Experience PRS 2010, "V12" is a very thin, hard, and clear finish that will not crack or react with thinners. After roughly 12 years in development, it is halfway between acrylic and nitro but with a classic feel all its own. "PRS models with this new finish feel like old instruments," said Paul Reed Smith.

Pattern Thin Neck Shape
Neck shapes have always been a high priority for PRS and a hallmark of our quality. A guitar should feel comfortable, like "home," as soon as you pick it up, and the neck is paramount to that connection. The "Pattern Thin" neck is an updated version of PRS's traditional Wide Thin neck. This new neck shape reflects modern tooling and programming that allows us to even more preciously shape and consistently reproduce our necks.

Mahogany body
Figured maple top
V12 finish
Mahogany neck
Pattern thin neck carve
East Indian rosewood fingerboard
22 frets
Ivory/brown bird inlays
57/08 humbucker bridge pickup
57/08 Narrowfield middle pickup
57/08 Narrowfield neck pickup
5-way blade pickup switch with push/pull
Position 1: Treble Humbucker
Position 2: Treble Humbucker with middle Narrowfield
Position 3: Middle Narrowfield
Position 4: MIddle Narrowfied and bass Narrowfield
Position 5: Bass Narrowfield
Position 1: Treble humbucker in single-coil mode
Position 2: Treble single-coil with middle Narrowfield
Position 3: Middle Narrowfield
Position 4: MIddle Narrowfied and bass Narrowfield
Position 5: Bass Narrowield
Nickel hardware
PRS Tremolo
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