Summer NAMM 2017: PRS reveal limited run McCarty 594 Soapbars
Sweet, transparent soapbar tone.
PRS Guitars is proud to offer the acclaimed McCarty 594 and McCarty Singlecut 594 with PRS/Seymour Duncan Soapbar pickups. McCarty 594 models were designed to rival the best vintage instruments, meticulously spec’d with a 24.594” scale length, Pattern Vintage neck carve, tweaked Phase III locking tuners with modi ed collars and set screws, and a two-piece zinc bridge. Soapbars are one of the most classic pickup designs and add another tonal option for players that is at once incredibly familiar and effortlessly playable.
For this PRS/Seymour Duncan collaboration, we started with the Seymour Duncan Antiquity P90 for its sweet, vintage growl and cool, gritty sparkle. However, we modi ed the pickup slightly so it sits at the proper height in our cavity design. Like with original Antiquity pickups, chords sound full and round, while single notes sing sweetly. A relatively low output pickup, these soapbars have a many usable voicings by simply adjusting your volume and tone controls.
There is no limit to the number of McCarty 594 Soapbar guitars that will be made, but the order window is open from July 11 – August 31, 2017 only. Contact your Authorized PRS Dealer to place your order.
Top Wood: Carved Figured Maple Back Wood: Mahogany
Number of Frets: 22
Scale Length: 24.594”
Neck Wood: Mahogany
Fretboard Wood: Rosewood with Faux Bone Binding
Neck Shape: Pattern Vintage
Fretboard Inlays: “Old School” Green Ripple Abalone Birds Bridge: PRS Two-Piece, Cast Zinc
Tuners: Tweaked Phase III Locking
Hardware Type: Nickel
Treble Pickup: PRS/Seymour Duncan Soapbar Treble
Bass Pickup: PRS/Seymour Duncan Soapbar Bass
Pickup Switching: 2 Volume, 2 Push/Pull Tone Controls, 3-Way Toggle Pickup Selector on Upper Bout
Strings: PRS 10-46
Colors: Antique White, Black, Black Gold Burst, Blood Orange, Champagne Gold Metallic, Charcoal Burst, Emerald, Faded Whale Blue, Fire Red Burst, Frost Green Metallic, Gold Top, Gray Black, McCarty Sunburst, McCarty Tobacco Sunburst, Orange Tiger, Trampas Green, Violet