It has a high-end look with faded whale blue, a beautiful maple top with a three-dimensional 10 top grade, … I have been eyeing this guitar for a while and finally pulled the trigger. Both great guitars, but I think this Special is a few steps up. Amazing top on this one, perfectly playing, with the impeccable fit & finish you would expect from the craftsmen at Paul Reed Smith Model:Special 22 Semi-Hollow Limited EditionTop Wood:MapleFrets:22… read more The "Special 22 Semi Hollow Limited" was introduced as a new model at Experience PRS in 2018. Really well made and versatile guitar. 2019 Special Semi-Hollow Overall tones are quite different from the PG and ME V. I found the response to be more sponge-y, overtones aren't as crisp, but coil taps are quite convincing (but moreso than the PG, but less than the ME V). This New PRS "Special 22 Semi-Hollow Artist Package" Guitar Features: Weighs 7.3 Lbs. Less touch-sensitive, less 'lively' than my Hollowbody II. We are proud to offer this beautiful brand new very limited edition Semi-Hollow Special 22 10 top in Charcoal Burst. Body: Carved Figured Maple "Artist Grade" Top Mahogany Back All Natural Wood Colors Semi-Hollow Construction With One Real "F-Hole" High Gloss Finish "Hybrid" Hardware Neck: One Piece Mahogany Neck Ebony Fingerboard High Gloss Finish 2018 Special 22 Semi Hollow Limited. I have an old CE24 from 1990 and a Hollowbody Spruce.