1977 Paul Reed Smith Pre-Factory #224 A very early PRS, built for a friend and bandmate at an original cost of $400. This guitar was built after the Peter Frampton guitar, as it has the birds that first appeared on Frampton's. But notice..
1980 Paul Reed Smith Hand Built #386 One of the more unusual early PRS I have ever seen. It is Strat shaped, left handed strung right handed, Santana style headstock, birds in flight, a bound fretboard, and it has a Floyd Rose Tremolo..
1984 Paul Reed Smith Pre-factory Goodness #223 The very last guitar started at the old West Street shop, it was finished in the new Virginia Avenue digs. Built for, and owned by a friend of Paul's until acquired by me.This is an amazing guitar...
1985 Paul Reed Smith Custom NAMM 20 #201 This beautiful Vintage Yellow PRS is one of what are called the NAMM 20. Paul Smith took 20 guitars to the Summer NAMM show, the industry trade show, to announce the forming of Paul Reed Smith the..
1985 Paul Reed Smith Guitar #219 A Pearl Black beauty, this is one of the original 20 guitars that Paul Smith took to the Summer NAMM music trade show in 1985. No serial numbers were issued to these guitars. Paul has graciously..
1986 Paul Reed Smith Metal #505 Built for Robert Reed, aka Syke Dyke of the Washington D.C band Trouble Funk. Painted by Bud Davis, who painted all of the PRS Metals in 1985-1987. Not sure who it is signed by near the serial..
1987 Paul Reed Smith Bass 4 #229 Rock and roll baby! Everything in the eighties was loud, including the colors. This color is called Magenta Pearl by PRS. It shifts from pinks to purples with the light. The color is rare on the..
1988 Paul Reed Smith EG Prototype #220 An ultra cool piece of PRS History. This guitar was a prototype made in Japan for a joint venture between PRS and Fuji Gen Gakki. This is the very first of the six that were built. PRS had..
1990 Paul Reed Smith Studio Metal #547 Unbelievable. The third of three Metals made for Robert Reed, AKA Syke Dyke. The only Studio Metal I have ever seen, and undoubtedly the very last original Metal painted by Bud Davis prior to the..
1992 Paul Reed Smith Custom 24 #489 This guitar belonged to a friend of mine who won it in a sales contest from PRS. It has since been re-fretted and upgraded with 57/08 PRS pickups and a three-way switch. ..