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Old 01-21-2022, 05:14 PM
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I was finally able to try one of these out and was blown away by it. As I was sitting there playing with it deciding whether or not to buy it, in walks Doyle Dykes! I asked him to play it a bit for me (pic below). It was a fun afternoon and the blue PRS is now mine!

There have been some complaints about neck width but I have big hands and find it comfortable. I was quite blown away by the sound of the guitar. The Piezo is awesome and combines well with the humbuckers.20220121_150229.jpg
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Old 01-21-2022, 05:41 PM
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Some pics.20220121_174027.jpg20220121_174021.jpg20220121_174014.jpg
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Old 01-21-2022, 07:54 PM
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Doyle is a great guy and that is a sweet looking guitar. Congratulations!
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Old 01-21-2022, 09:20 PM
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What a beauty! Sure resembles a core model.
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Old 01-22-2022, 05:58 AM
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Woohooo! I am SO glad you bought one. Enjoy the heck out of it!
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Old 01-22-2022, 06:20 AM
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How cool is it that you bought a guitar that Doyle played... and you have the provenance to prove it (the pic).

Congrats on the SE Hollowbody. They're fantastic guitars.
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Old 01-22-2022, 06:43 AM
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Good looking guitar with a little history now. Congratulations.
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Old 01-22-2022, 12:17 PM
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Sweet looking guitar! Enjoy!
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Wow, how cool is that?!? What store was that? Since Doyle got his start playing in church, you could call that your guitar’s Christening. Beautiful guitar, btw!
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Old 01-23-2022, 08:37 AM
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Wow.. what a great story Mr. Dykes is an amazing talent too. Nice score too!
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Old 01-23-2022, 09:07 AM
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Great story, cool that Doyle played your guitar! Congrats
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Old 01-23-2022, 10:06 AM
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Very cool story and a great looking guitar!
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Old 01-23-2022, 10:18 AM
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I've had my eye on this guitar ever since I heard one played last year by a local gigger who also is sponsored by PRS. The musician was super gracious explaining everything to me--because I was floored at how convincing the acoustic tone was via the piezo. He did point out he runs the piezo through another pedal to refine that even more, but it was nothing exotic.

Since then I've gone down a rabbit hole of electrics that have an acoustic option like the PRS, to acoustics that have an electic option like the Cole Clarks with humbuckers. It's an amazing time to play guitar.

And yeah what a great story!
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