I posted the following review to their site, but ran out of characters. The Custom has a graphite-based compound nut and nickel PRS-designed tuners. PRS Guitars need no introduction. My SE Custom test guitar is specifically the Korean variant of the PRS Custom 22. This guitar has a pronounced mid-range and clarity that provides a sweet, full tonal base, allowing it to easily sit in the mix of your band or recording. Paul Reed Smith Custom Series SE models are the step between a Standard SE and a main-line PRS model. That sort of quality usually comes with a large price tag, but PRS's SE range of Korean made models, from which the SE Custom 24 comes, is a fraction of the cost of the U.S made guitars, but seems to suffer no loss in either quality or tone. The PRS SE Custom 22 adds a more vintage tone and feel to the traditional Custom platform. Messages 277. Joined: Feb 14, 2017 Location: … As with the American Custom 22 the SE’s mahogany body benefits aesthetically and tonally from a flamed maple top. PRS has always been renowned for its high quality finish and attention to detail. Like its 24-fret brother, the SE Custom 22 sports a maple top with mahogany back and 25” scale length. Like its 24-fret brother, the SE Custom 22 sports a maple top with mahogany back and 25" scale length. PRS SE Custom 22 offers you stunning looks at least. apm1991, Feb 12, 2020 #10. apm1991 Senior Stratmaster. This guitar has a pronounced mid-range and clarity that provides a sweet, full tonal base, allowing it to easily sit in the mix of your band or recording. But to reduce production costs, it has a flat, rather than carved, top. All opinions welcome please *side note: I'm finding used PRS are almost the same price as new everywhere I look (reverb.com, guitarcenter used) They must retain their value very well. PRS SE Custom 22 Semi Hollow Review (2015 Model) Thread starter WineCaster; Start date Nov 15, 2015; WineCaster. The SE Custom 22 features 22 frets, while the Custom 24 features 24. By now, the SE range is well established enough to be judged on its own merits, rather than being constantly compared to its more expensive brethren from Stevensville. Age: 29 Messages: 2,386. PRS SE Standard vs PRS SE Custom (22 or 24, I'm leaning toward 24 though) what's your take? I've since played it a TON more and … But how is the sound, playability, quality, and most of all, is it worth your money? As a high end manufacturer a PRS is on the wish list of many a guitarist but this is a particularly exciting review as we are looking at the brand new for 2017 SE Custom 24 and Custom 22. As compared to the Standard SEs, they feature slightly upgraded finishes—like a maple cap and veneer where the Standard SEs feature all-mahogany bodies. My point being, some guitars you could buy unseen and untried and know it will a great one. The PRS SE Custom 22 adds a more vintage tone and feel to the traditional Custom platform. Nov 15, 2015 #1 Introduction: I scooped up one of these newly redesigned PRS SE Custom 22 Semi Hollows from Musiciansfriend.com. Silver Supporting Member.