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PRS SE Mark Holcomb - Holcomb Burst

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Solidbody Electric Guitar with Mahogany Body, Maple Top, Maple Neck, Ebony Fingerboard, and 2 Humbucking Pickups - Holcomb Burst
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The PRS SE Mark Holcomb solidbody electric guitar was engineered to be an affordable way to nail the prog-metal tones of Holcomb's band Periphery. This highly specialized electric guitar boasts features that help Holcomb excel at his technical playing style, such as a proprietary fixed bridge and a 20" fretboard radius. The 25.5"-scale-length maple neck with an ebony fingerboard adds punch and clarity to the tone. The headstock has been redesigned to now sport Paul Reed Smith's signature, adding extra "cool" factor. And the Holcomb SE is outfitted with a pair of his signature Seymour Duncan pickups that retain clarity, even in high-gain situations.

    Paul Reed Smith Mark Holcomb Signature SE Electric Guitar at a Glance:

    • Specialized for the needs of Mark Holcomb
    • A fast feel for progressive players
    • Muscular but clear tones

    Specialized for the needs of Mark Holcomb

    The guitar playing in Periphery is quickly becoming the standard for today's progressive metal, and Mark Holcomb is a lot of the reason why. His style combines exotic note runs, intense jack-hammer riffing, and fluty single-note melodies, and he needs a guitar that can deliver on all fronts. While his Maryland-made signature model has been a huge hit for PRS, this SE model makes his signature instrument attainable for a much wider audience.

    A fast feel for progressive players

    Every aspect of the SE Mark Holcomb solidbody electric guitar has been crafted to allow an unrestricted playing experience that craves high-speed fretwork. The maple neck is capped with a beautiful piece of ebony that feels sleek under your fingers, while its 20" fretboard radius aids in wide bends and nimble string-to-string playing. The neck also boasts PRS's famed wide-thin neck carve that is full enough to remain comfortable, but thin enough for you to fly up and down the frets.

    Muscular but clear tones

    The engines that make the SE Mark Holcomb run are its duet of Mark Holcomb signature Alpha and Omega Seymour Duncan passive humbucking pickups. Each pickup was designed to achieve a very specific result. The Omega bridge pickup is focused and aggressive in the mids and lows for plenty of punch, while retaining enough highs to ensure high-gain note clarity. The Alpha neck pickup combines the fat and glassy sounds of other neck humbuckers with plenty of pick attack and clear fretting-hand phrasing. And a push-pull tone knob adds single-coil type tones to the guitar's voice.

    What PRS Says...

    The band Periphery has become a force to be reckoned with in the progressive metal scene thanks to their complex rhythms and soaring melodies. Guitarist Mark Holcomb helps achieve this full, lethal sound with his PRS guitars and signature Seymour Duncan Alpha and Omega pickups. PRS and Holcomb have worked closely together to develop a truly unique guitar for the SE Series lineup.

    "With my SE signature model, we managed to capture all of the defining characteristics of my Maryland-made guitar and turn it into a streamlined, less-costly package. It is an incredibly special instrument, and one that is now the primary focus of my rig in the studio and onstage." - Mark Holcomb, Periphery

    The SE Mark Holcomb model truly stands on its own in the PRS lineup and delivers addictive playability thanks to some unique specifications, including a 24-fret, 25.5” scale length wide thin satin maple neck with 20” radius ebony fretboard. Holcomb’s signature pickups provide the right amount of output and articulation whether you’re playing sophisticated chords or solos and whether you’re playing alone or working in the mix of a band. Other specifications include a quilted maple veneer, black chrome hardware, and a 3-way blade pickup switch with push/pull tone knob for coil splitting.

    Paul Reed Smith Mark Holcomb Signature SE Electric Guitar Features:

    • Signature model for Periphery's Mark Holcomb
    • Updated headstock design
    • Mahogany body with beautiful quilt maple top
    • Holcomb signature Seymour Duncan Alpha and Omega humbucking pickups
    • 25.5" scale adds note definition and low-tuning stability
    • Fixed-bridge design aids in solid tuning under heavy playing
    • Push-pull tone knob accesses single-coil-style tones
    • Sleek-feeling ebony fretboard caps a maple set neck
    • Comes from the factory in Drop C tuning

    The PRS SE Mark Holcomb is a great value for technical metal players.

                            Body Type Solidbody
                            Body Shape PRS Mark Holcomb
                            Left-/Right-handed Right-handed
                            Number of Strings 6
                            Body Wood Mahogany
                            Top Wood Quilted Maple Veneer
                            Body Finish Gloss Acrylic Urethane
                            Neck Wood 3-piece Maple
                            Neck Shape Pattern Wide Thin
                            Radius 20"
                            Color Holcomb Burst
                            Fingerboard Material Ebony
                            Fingerboard Inlay PRS Birds
                            Number of Frets 24
                            Scale Length 25.5"
                            Nut Width 1.6875"
                            Nut Material Graphite Composite
                            Bridge Material PRS String-Through Plate style
                            Tuners PRS Designed
                            Neck Pickup Seymour Duncan Alpha Humbucker
                            Bridge Pickup Seymour Duncan Omega Humbucker
                            Controls 1 x master volume, 1 x master tone (push/pull coil-split), 3-way blade pickup switch
                            Strings PRS .010-.052 (tuned C, G, C, F, A, D)
                            Case Included Gig Bag
                            Manufacturer Part Number 100475:MB

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