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      PRS Ted McCarty DC 245 Soapbar Electric Guitar (502746)
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A vintage PRS signature model, with a short scale and single-coil soapbar pickups.

PRS Guitars is honoring its acclaimed mentor with the limited production Ted McCarty DC Soapbar model. Made in the spirit of the original PRS Sunburst Series, this model features a short 24-1/2" scale, special bound fretboard, original PRS birds, Santana headstock shape with curly maple veneer and PRS soapbar pickups. Includes hardshell case

The Ted McCarty DC 245 Soarbar has a 24-1/2" scale and vintage appointments that will make players who grew up using short scale guitars feel instantly at home. The PRS wide fat neck profile has a comfortable chunky feel you'll love. The PRS DC 245 Soapbar has a Santana headstock shape with Kluson tuners. The vintage sounding PRS Soarbar pickups and their placement under the strings give this DC 245 a voice that is classic.


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PRS Ted McCarty DC 245 Soapbar Electric Guitar Features:

  • Body:
    Double cutaway
    Carved curly maple top
    Mahogany back
    Polyester basecoat with nitro-cellulose topcoat

    Neck:
    24-1/2" scale
    Mahogany neck
    Santana Headstock Shape with curly maple meneer
    22-fret rosewood fretboard
    Mother-of-pearl bird inlays
    Wide fat neck carve

    Hardware:
    PRS stoptail bridge
    Vintage style Kluson tuners
    SC 245 truss rod cover
    Nickel hardware

    Electronics:
    PRS Soapbar Pickups
    Master volume and tone controls
    3-way toggle pickup selector




PRS Ted McCarty DC 245 Soapbar Electric Guitar

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  • Love to play this

    As reviewed by Leon on 4/16/2011

    The McCarty Soapbar guitar, or "McSoapy", as some avid PRS players call it, is simply the epitome of single coil P90 sound. The sound you can make this guitar has the pure vintage sound that many players, including myself, crave. This guitar is comfortable to play, and looks amazing with its finish also. To top it all off, the PRS classic bird inlays are on this guitar. Buying this guitar is something you will never regret!

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  • Best PRS out there...

    As reviewed by GOTTFRIED BRUX on 10/7/2013

    This PRS Ted Soapbar is an extremely great sounding instrument. The 24.5 scale, the P90 pickups and the nitro finish creams out vintage... But the cool thing you will be able to do modern music as well. It is comfortable to play, the bound neck, Santana headstock and 10-top or a plain gold top make this guitar a head turning beauty! I own the PRS Ted McCarty Ltd Soapbar, PRS Ted McCarty DC245 Goldtop Ltd with 59/09 & 57/08 pickups, PRS McCarty 20th Anniversary with 57/08 pickups, PRS Studio with 57/08s & Narrowfields and a PRS Custom 22 with 57/08s... Of all PRSs the Ted McSoapy is the best sounding. The P90s sound magical. Nice raw & full singlecoil sound. Get this guitar. Awesome instrument!

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