Specs: Paul Reed Smith (PRS) Santana Guitars

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Specs 25th Anniversary Santana Santana MD Santana III Santana II Santana I Santana SE Santana SE II Carlos Santana SE One Abraxas SE Santana
 
YEARS 2009 - 2010
2010 - ???
2008 - 2009 2000 - 2008 1999 - 2007 1995 - 1998 2001 - 2002 2002 - 2007 2009 - 2010 2011

BODY
Top Carved Figured Maple w/Purfling Carved flame maple Carved maple Flamed maple East Indian curly maple Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Maple w/flame veneer
Back Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany
Extras   Abalone purfling   Rippled abalone purfling Paua shell purfling   Pickguard, Bound neck and headstock Pickguard, Abraxas graphic  
Options 10 top flame 10 top flame              

NECK
Frets 24 24 24 24 24 22 22 22 22
Scale Length 24.5" 24.5" 24.5" 24.5" 24.5" 25" 25" 25" 24.5"
Radius 10" 11.5" 10" 11.5" 11.5" 10" 10" 10"  
Fretboard Bound Rosewood Rosewood East Indian rosewood Brazilian rosewood Rosewood Rosewood Rosewood Rosewood Rosewood
Inlays 25th Anniversary Shadow Birds Abalone birds Abalone birds Rippled abalone birds Rippled abalone birds White Pearloid White Pearloid Peace symbol at the 12th fret White Pearloid birds
Material Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany Mahogany
Shape Santana wide fat Santana wide fat Santana wide fat Santana wide fat Santana wide fat Wide fat Wide fat Wide fat Wide fat
Headstock Eagle Inlay   Color matches back and neck Rosewood overlay         Color matches body

HARDWARE
Bridge PRS Tremolo PRS Tremolo PRS Tremolo PRS floating vibrato PRS Tremolo PRS Tremolo or Hard-Tail bridge PRS Tremolo or Hard-Tail bridge PRS Designed Stoptail PRS Designed Tremolo
Tuners PRS 14-to-1 Phase II low mass locking PRS low mass locking 14-to-1 low mass locking Schaller w/PRS locking system Schaller w/PRS locking system PRS non-locking PRS non-locking PRS PRS Designed
Options Gold hardware Gold hardware Gold hardware Gold hardware          

ELECTRONICS
Pickups (2) Santana Santana MD's w/covers Santana III's Santana model w/zebra bobbins Santana model w/zebra coils Humbucking w/covers Humbucking w/open coils Soapbar (1 pickup, bridge) PRS-designed SE 245 Humbuckers
Controls Volume Volume Volume Volume Volume Volume Volume Volume Volume
Tone Tone Tone Tone Tone Tone Tone   Tone
3-way toggle pickup selector 3-way toggle pickup selector 3-way toggle pickup selector 3-way toggle pickup selector 2 mini-switch pickup selector 3-way toggle pickup selector 3-way toggle pickup selector   3-way toggle pickup selector
  Master voice control