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Jackson DK2M vs PRS SE Paul Allender


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Im loocking for a new guitar and i need help to choose between the DK2M and the PRS Paul Allender model...

 

My actually guitar is a washburn X-series. I like to play any kind of music but actually im playing rock, metal and blues.

 

I like both but i have to pick one...

 

Paul Reed Smith SE Paul Allender Electric Guitar Features:

 

* BODY:

* Mahogany back with maple top & quilt maple veneer

* NECK:

* 25" scale length 24-fret maple neck with rosewood fretboard and bat inlays

* Neck carve - wide thin

* HARDWARE:

* PRS designed tremolo

* PRS designed tuners

* Gold hardware

* ELECTRONICS:

* PRS designed Paul Allender treble & bass humbucking pickups

* Volume and tone control with 3-way toggle pickup selector

 

Image: http://www.harmony-central.com/Prod...e/000008790.jpg

 

Jackson DK2M Dinky Electric Guitar Features:

 

* Alder body

* Rock maple bolt-on neck

* Bound rosewood compound-radius fingerboard

* 24 frets

* 25-1/2" scale

* 1-11/16" nut

* Matching headstock

* Jackson-licensed Floyd Rose low-profile double locking trem

* Sharkfin inlays

* Binding binding

* Seymour Duncan JB TB4 humbucker (bridge)

* Seymour Duncan Jazz SH2N humbucker (neck)

* Black hardware

 

Image: http://www.dolphinmusic.co.uk/shop_...71dc00b25ca.jpg

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I am thoroughly happy with my snow white DK2m.

 

I took me some time to get there.

The neck was bolted on crooked, so i had loosen the four neck bolts and straighten it out a little, no big deal but still.

 

Had to set the pickup heights, string intonation, truss rod and spring tension on the floyd.

 

Again not a huge deal, but i did not know how to do some of it at the time and it took me a few weeks to get the guitar set up just right.

 

All that said, I love guitar, it's very comfortable and it sounds great. I find it to be very versatile, really clean jazz stuff, to blues, to rock, to hard rock. My buddy's who play it all seam to really like it too. It's a winner. Just make sure you get a good price on one.

 

Also, if you are not sure how to set up the floyd just right, make sure you watch the youtube video at the bottom of my sig, it's really helpful.

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