PRS Guitars is offering the third installment of its Collection Series instruments, consisting of one electric and one acoustic with pernambuco necks and fingerboards. The Series III include the McCarty Semi-Hollow electric and Grand Acoustic.
The McCarty has a curly maple top with two f-shaped sound holes, ribboned African mahogany back, and a 22-fret/25”-scale pernambuco neck. The African blackwood fingerboard and heastock has 14-karat gold and white gold inlays, and 14-karat side dots, Phase III locking tuners with Ivoroid buttons, and 57/08 pickups. It has an Espresso finish with microburst.
The Grand Acoustic has a 16” grand body, Hybrid X bracing, a curly maple “wide” neck, and an Adirondack spruce top with paua heart/black purling and fingered curly maple binding. The ebony fingerboard has inlays of paua heart, 14-kaart gold, and mammoth ivory. The ebony headstock veneer is hand-signed by Paul Smith. Like the McCarty, it has an Espresso finish with microburst.
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