Paul Reed Smith PRS Core Santana Retro Electric Guitar Black Gold Burst 10-Top w/HSC
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Celebrating History: The Santana Retro with a 10-grade flame maple top in Black Gold Burst
Carlos Santana's longstanding creative partnership with Paul Reed Smith has done much to shape the destiny of PRS Guitars. Over the years, we have honored this pivotal alliance by offering variations of his signature model instrument. The Santana Retro pays homage to the early "Pre-Factory" guitars Paul built for Carlos in the early 1980's. Several unique design elements are reintroduced on this model, including a deeper body carve, original style heel, and the original headstock shape and nut placement.
The Santana Retro blends history and modern manufacturing to create a highly musical guitar good enough for the man himself.
Top Wood: Carved Figured Maple 10-Grade Top
Back Wood: Mahogany
Number of Frets: 24
Scale Length: 24.5"
Neck Wood: Mahogany
Neck Shape: Santana Retro
Fretboard Wood: Rosewood
Fretboard Inlay: Birds
Bridge: PRS Patented Tremolo, Gen III
Tuners: PRS Phase III Locking
Hardware Type: Nickel
Treble Pickup: Santana
Bass Pickup: Santana
Controls: Volume and Tone Control w/ 3-Way Toggle Pickup Switch
Accessories: Hardshell Case
Weight: 7 pounds 13 oz