New 2020 PRS Silver Sky maple fingerboard option and new colors

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  1. Riffer

    Riffer PRS

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    Just released at NAMM. New maple fingerboard options for the Silver Sky and a limited run color shifting finish. I'm leaning towards getting a polar blue with maple FB but the Midnight rose one just looks so nice I may get that instead. I'm a sucker for maple fingerboards.

    https://www.prsguitars.com/silver_sky/
    https://www.prsguitars.com/silver_sky_nebula/

    Limited Run of 500 in Nebula Finish (color shifting)
    Nebula.jpg

    New Polar Blue finish with maple fingerboard
    Polar.jpg

    New Midnight Rose finish with maple fingerboard
    Rose.jpg

     
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  2. ChrispyFinch

    ChrispyFinch SS.org Regular

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    oh dang! both the polar and rose look great. The only thing that may have been better looking on them would be a solid rosewood neck.
    I'll definitely be getting one of these this year.
     
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    Dyingsea SS.org Regular

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    Midnight rose with maple is sharp! Definitely think they look better with the maple neck. Somehow doesn't look so PRS if that makes sense.
     
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    possumkiller SS.org Regular

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    It looks a little like a Fender Stratocaster.
     
  5. technomancer

    technomancer Gearus Pimptasticus Super Moderator

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    Given it's a Mayer sig and has been out for 3 years now that is surprising how :lol:
     
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    possumkiller SS.org Regular

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    Yeah it looks like what would have happened if PRS invented the Strat instead of Leo Fender.
     
  7. MaxOfMetal

    MaxOfMetal Likes trem wankery. Super Moderator

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    These get the best finishes. Really wish some of these solid colors would bleed over to different lines.
     
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    technomancer Gearus Pimptasticus Super Moderator

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    Yeah I also wish the nebula hadn't been so limited as well. I would love to grab one but didn't want to do it yesterday :lol:
     
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    MaxOfMetal Likes trem wankery. Super Moderator

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    Yeah, it's going to interesting to see how much flippers drive those things. :lol:
     
  10. Lemonbaby

    Lemonbaby SS.org Regular

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    How much is that Polar thing?
     
  11. budda

    budda Guiterrorizer Contributor

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    I'm a fan of the midnight rose myself. Add a matching headstock and wawaweewa!
     
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    Zhysick SS.org Regular

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    Enough to make my finances go south...
     
  13. vortex_infinium

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    I never realized the Silver Sky has a reverse headstock?

    Midnight Rose with the Maple board and outline Birds looks really good.

    Does anyone know what the routing under the pickguard is?
     
  14. Captain Butterscotch

    Captain Butterscotch PRS Guitars

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    It's a standard S-Type top route and not a swimming pool.
     
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    johnucol New album out now: https://goo.gl/PdPVYh

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    The silver sky looks so much better with maple. It's nice to see the PRS is expanding on their bolt on offerings, even if it's just by a little bit at a time.
     

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