PRS SE Custom 24 Floyd Rose - Vintage Sunburst 2017
A PRS Custom with Floyd Rose Tremolo
The Paul Reed Smith SE "Floyd" Custom 24 solidbody electric guitar takes one of the most popular guitars in the PRS lineup and equips it with an ultra-expressive Floyd Rose 1000 Series tremolo. From smooth flutters to wild dive bombs, this guitar begs for your wildest techniques. And when you factor in the wide tonal range provided by the SE 85/15 humbuckers, the SE "Floyd" Custom 24 is ready to go in almost any musical style. The headstock has been redesigned to now sport Paul Reed Smith's signature, adding extra "cool" factor. This guitar is a true PRS through and through, as well as being a great value - you don't have to be a rock star to enjoy the SE "Floyd" Custom 24.
Paul Reed Smith SE "Floyd" Custom 24 Solidbody Electric Guitar at a Glance:
- Exceptional tonewoods and rock-solid hardware
- PRS-designed SE 85/15 humbucking pickups
- Floyd Rose Double-locking Tremolo
Exceptional tonewoods and rock-solid hardware
The combination of a mahogany body and maple top gives the SE "Floyd" Custom 24 a perfect balance of rich midrange and bright snap. Add SE 85/15 humbuckers and you have a recipe for some outstanding tones. The SE "Floyd" Custom 24's maple neck has a wide-thin carve which is very fast and playable. And the distinctive neck joint means you can reach all 24 frets easily for stellar solos. Guitarists at Sweetwater have found you can count on the PRS-designed tuners to keep the SE "Floyd" Custom 24 in tune while allowing you to express yourself at home, onstage, or in the studio.
PRS-designed SE 85/15 humbucking pickups
The two humbucking pickups in this SE Custom 24 are Paul Reed Smith-designed SE 85/15s. An update on PRS's original humbuckers, the 85/15s are designed to sound terrific whether used in humbucking or single-coil modes. They offer you plenty of output for driving your amp hard, while sounding clear and detailed when you want. These SE humbucker closely resemble the tones of the U.S.-made versions found in the solidbody electric guitars crafted at PRS's Maryland factory.
Floyd Rose Double-locking Tremolo
For its tonal control, new world of phrasing options, and rock-solid tuning stability, it's hard to beat the Floyd Rose 1000 Series double-locking tremolo that you'll find loaded into your Paul Reed Smith SE "Floyd" Custom 24 solidbody electric guitar. While every other aspect of this guitar is tried-and-true Custom 24, the Floyd Rose system adds that ability to warble, dive bomb, and add touches of vibrato to your playing. The standard PRS trem is fantastic. But when you want to really dig in, it's hard to beat a Floyd Rose.
Paul Reed Smith SE "Floyd" Custom 24 Solidbody Electric Guitar Features:
- PRS quality and playability in a value-packed guitar
- Mahogany body for punchy tone and long sustain
- Sweet tone with ample output from SE 85/15 humbucking pickups
- Expressive performance and smooth, reliable action from the Floyd Rose 1000 Series tremolo
- Beautiful figured maple top
- Both humbucking and single-coil tones onboard
The Paul Reed Smith SE "Floyd" Custom 24 adds Floyd stability to PRS tone.
|Body Shape||PRS Doublecut|
|Number of Strings||6|
|Top Material||Maple with Maple veneer|
|Neck Shape||Wide Thin|
|Number of Frets||24|
|Nut Material||Locking nut|
|Bridge/Tailpiece||Floyd Rose 1000 series Tremolo|
|Tuners||PRS SE tuners|
|Neck Pickup||SE Bass 85/15 Humbucker|
|Bridge Pickup||SE Treble 85/15 Humbucker|
|Controls||1 x volume, 1 x tone (push/pull coil-tap), 3-way blade pickup switch|
|Case Included||Gig bag|
|Manufacturer Part Number||CM4VSFL2|