PRS SC 245 SOLD! The PRS SC 245 is a classy instrument inspired by electric guitar pioneer and Paul Reed Smith's mentor Ted McCarty. … The SC 245 is fitted with PRS’s Pattern neck. The setup was perfect out of the case. The sweet-sounding SC 245 vintage-style pickups and their placement under the strings give the PRS SC 245 guitar a voice that is classic, eminently recordable and gig-ready. To give the SC 245 a rich yet balanced sound, PRS began by choosing the tried-and-true combination of mahogany topped with a select maple top. The McCarty became the mentor of Paul Reed Smith. They’re voiced for “exceptional clarity and focused midrange.” Plug into any tube amp and you’re primed for an open, airy tone that still holds its own in the mix. The Paul Reed Smith wide fat neck carve has a comfortable, chunky feel you'll love. The SC 245 is one of the first PRS guitars to feature the 58/15 humbucking pickups, designed by Paul Reed Smith himself. This model features the coveted 57/’08 Pickups with Gold covers, maple 25th anniversary bird inlays and 25th anniversary white hard case. Pickups are awesome, the volume and tone knobs are smooth and free just the way I like them. finish, consisting of hand-rubbed nitrocellulose satin lacquer, buffed to a PRS quality. Plays and sounds like a dream! PRS also makes this guitar in a “10” top which is a $600+ option and also in an Artist Package with adds considerably to the cost. PRS SE 245 Electric Guitar Bird Inlays Single Cut LP Style. This guitar weights in at 7-lbs 9-ozs which is on the light side and saves my back. This one has little to no fret wear and plays great with a PRS "Wide Flat" style profile neck. The play-ability and sound of these 245's destroy Les Paul's.. The setup was perfect out of the case. PRS SE Custom 24 Exotic Burled Ash, Vintage Sunburst. Plays and sounds like a dream! All pre-owned items are rated and scored. £425.00. Find everything you need to make music. Your purchases help youth music programs get the gear they need to make music. Solid mahogany topped with maple looks and sounds amazing This beautiful axe gives you the wonderful tonal balance of an eye-catching maple 10-Top and a lightweight mahogany body, plus the relaxed feel of a shorter-scale mahogany neck adorned with a rosewood fretboard and distinctive bird inlays. Up for sale is a beautiful 2009 PRS SC245 25th Anniversary 10 Top in its original sunburst finish. Control layout: Volume 1, volume 2, tone 1, tone 2 Pickup switch: 3-way Coil tap or split: No Kill switch: No Hardware. Perfected after years of prototyping, the Pattern neck is an updated Wide Fat PRS neck style based on designs Paul Reed Smith did in the ’70s and ’80s for Carlos Santana, Peter Frampton, and Howard Leese of Heart. He instead talked with every guitarist he could in order to find out what guitar players were interested in. PRS guitars are amazing instruments and this one is no exception. Pattern profile neck feels great and plays smoothly Guitarists know that neck shapes are (of course) critical to your playing experience. Buy online or at your local store today! The guitar has a heavy quilted 10 top. Up for sale a 2007 PRS SC 245 High Gloss Model Single-Cutaway Blue Matteo Electric Guitar w/Case - #7120584! The PRS SC 245 has a classic thin headstock with vintage Kluson tuners. The earlier version of the SC 245 had a one piece bridge like PRS McCarty Model named after Ted McCarty. The new version of the SC 245 now has a PRS designed 2 piece bridge after discontinuing the SC 58 which I believe had this first. For your consideration is this 2009 PRS SC245 weighing in at 7.9lbs. The tone control is very useful and gives lots of options and does not go from bright to dark quickly like some guitars. PRS SC 245 Solidbody Electric Guitar Features: Get classic style with PRS elegance with this SC 245 solidbody electric guitar! We are an Authorized Dealer of PRS Guitars! Reed Smith SC PF-09 2009 Satin. "PF" stands for "Paul's Finish." The Blue Book Says: PRS SC 245 – single cutaway mahogany body, carved firgured maple top, set mahogany neck, 22-fret rosewood fingerboard with pearl dot inlays, mahogany headstock overlay with Paul Reed Smith logo, SC245 truss rod cover, three-per-style vintage style tuners, PRS stoptail combination bridge/tailpiece, two PRS 245 covered humbucker pickups (treble and bass), four knobs … For sale here is a PRS studio in stunning amber finish over a lovely flame maple 10 top. The depth of the finish is truly gorgeous, but this is no show pony. These are mostly cosmetic features. McCarty during is time at Gibson was responsible for the development of the Tune-o-matic bridge system, the humbucking pickup, and the Explorer, Flying V, Moderne, SG and Firebird guitars. Together, these tonewoods give you an incredibly balanced sound. 2011 Paul Reed Smith Tremonti SC 245 PRS Bonnie Pink Private Stock Rosewood Neck PRS SC245 2008 USA made, single cut, Black with maple top , comes with hard shell case. No! In 1994, Paul Reed Smith’s company PRS Guitars, launched the McCarty model as a tribute to McCarty. This beautiful instrument is a Used Model in Good Cosmetic Condition and in Perfect Playing Condition. Save money on Used PRS Guitars at Guitar Center. The case is also quite worn. £740.00. Does it sound exactly like Gibson Les Paul you may be thinking? and has a comfortable "wide-fat" prof…. Your purchases also help protect forests, including trees traditionally used to make instruments. The 24.5" scale length facilitates effortless string bending. Smith later hired McCarty as a consultant, and credits his experience with McCarty as a defining moment in his company. semi-glossy sheen. Neck: SE 245 bass humbucker Middle: Bridge: SE 245 treble humbucker Brand: PRS Active or passive pickups: Passive Series or parallel: Parallel Piezo: No Active EQ: No Special electronics: Controls. PRS recognized that plenty of plays love single cut shorter scale guitars. The SC 245’s bound rosewood fingerboard is butter under your fingertips. Please check the fields highlighted in red. Very close, but it is NOT exactly the same as a Les Paul. So if you really want a classic Gibson Les Paul, than buy one. The play-ability and sound of these 245's destroy Les Paul's.. For your consideration is this 2009 PRS SC245 weighing in at 7.9lbs. Smith found out about McCarty during a visit to the U.S. Patent office in the early 1980s, where he kept noticing McCarty’s name among Gibson’s patents. This model gets its name from single cut (SC) and its scale 24.5. 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