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Finished in Heritage Cherry over a laminated curly maple body, this guitar has seen very little use in the 26 years since new.
Worst flaw is a little nickel plating is worn on the edges of the pickup covers. It's also an outstanding sounding Dot with a quality acoustic tone and low action thats a joy to play.
The slim 30/60 neck has the slim, wide feel of an early 60s Gibson, with an extra .030-inches of depthperfect for todays faster playing styles.
They claim that during an A/B test with a vintage 335 "its virtually impossible to tell the difference between the vintage models and the new ES-339.
Pickups were swapped out from the original 57 Classics to a set of Fralin Big Singles (0/pair), which are noted for their more articulate single coil tonewithout the hum of a single coil.Unlike 95% of the other companies, PRS doesnt use Cort or Samick factories, and their quality control is top notch with impeccable fit and finish, excellent pickups and electronics, and quality hardware.