Flamed Maple Top:

Neck blank:

Chambered mahogany body tuned to a nice resonance!:

Maple top glued and clamped to the body:

Maple top ready to carve:

Top carved:


Body, neck, and fingerboard:

Finish applied:

2006 Purple Mist Classic #024

Top: Flamed Maple
Body: Genuine Honduran Mahogany (Tap tuned chambering)
Neck: Genuine Honduran Mahogany
Fingerboard: Ebony
Headstock: Matches Top

Binding/Purfling: Ebony Binding with Paua Abalone purfling on fingerboard and headstock
Top Coloring: Purple Mist stain with maple faux binding
Back Coloring: Translucent Purple
Side dots: Pearl outlined in Sterling Silver
Logo: Pearl

Scale Length: 25"
Fretboard radius: 12"
Frets: 24
Fretwire: Medium Jumbo
Nut width: 1 11/16"
Nut: Black with BFTS
Neck carve: PRS Regular

Pickups: Two WCR Darkburst pickups with chrome covers (four conductor wire)
Knobs: Black Seped Knobs
   Master volume, master tone with series/parallel push/pull switch, 5-way:
      1) Neck Humbucker series/parallel
      2) Inner Coils series/parallel
      3) Neck and Bridge Humbuckers series/parallel
      4) Outer Coils series/parallel
      5) Bridge Humbucker series/parallel

Bridge: TonePros Tune-o-Matic and string through over Ebony tailpiece
Tuning keys: Sperzel Locking Tuners
Schaller Strap Locks in Black
Strings: Snake Oil Strings, Original Nickel XL+
Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer