Thanks to the simple but versatile switching system featuring mini-toggle switches that provide numerous combinations of humbucking and singlecoil tones, the PRS Paul Reed Smith 408 Maple Top 2013 Electric Guitar provides stunning articulation and musical clarity.
Paul Reed Smith is proud to offer a new voice with the 408 Maple Top Electric Guitar. This inspiring new instrument, offered as a maple top, bring the versatility and voicing of the Private Stock Signature and the Signature Limited Edition to PRS’s Core line.
PRS 408 pickups were designed to extend the guitar’s tonal spectrum by narrowing the field of the bass pickup to increase its focus and widening the field of the treble pickup to increase its sound field; hence their asymmetric appearance. This pickup configuration is comprised of four coils and offering eight sounds, stems back to Paul’s experimentation on the Sorcerer’s Apprentice guitars in the early 1980’s.