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PRS Santana I

This guitar is built by Japanese and Korea luthiers, it is with excellent quality and reasonable price. You can choose from all kinds of finish, wood and hardware. Left handed is also available!

This is a customized guitar, it was made according to our customer's requests, if you don't like the settings of this guitar, and want a personalized body shape, finish, logo, woods or hardware, please email us to place the order.


Our Custom Made PRS Santana I



PRS Santana I

Body Wood


Neck Wood







Birds Inlays

Scale Length





2 Humbuckers


1 Volume, 1 Tone, 3-Way Toggle Switch


PRS Tremolo Style Bridge


Santana Yellow Finish




Nickel Hardware




About the original PRS Santana I The Yellow


Carlos Santana has been in a life-long quest to find the "perfect" tone. Simultaneously, guitar maker Paul Reed Smith had the ambition of making a guitar for his hero: Carlos Santana. Luckily, the two met, and guitar history was made.

Paul Reed Smith and Santana: Before the Signature Model

Before his manufacturing company, Paul had developed a reputation as a custom guitar maker, with clients like Al DiMeola, Ted Nugent, and Howard Leese (Heart). The first time he and Santana met, Carlos was impressed with Smith's personal guitar: P90 pickups, Mahogany body, and dragon fretboard inlays. Carlos asked to used the guitar on stage that night. He had troubles with the axe, but agreed to try another.


Santana eventually ordered his own guitar. One of his requests was a tremolo unit that would stay in tune. (At this point, one might ask: Why? Since Carlos rarely used one, it seems superfluous.) Smith agreed, and Santana's first custom made PRS guitar included a tremolo system with Stars Guitar bridge, and locking tuners. The guitar also featured Seymour Duncan pickups.


Santana Becomes a Believer

Although he loved the guitar, Santana cautiously termed it "an accident of God." He may have been leery, after his long-term relationship with Yamaha, to tie himself down to one company.There were several things that made the PRS guitar a good fit for Carlos, including the reachable high notes. In many ways, 24 frets is a perfect amount for a guitarist, as it allows a full four octaves without bending any notes: from low "E" to high "E." Paul Reed Smith's generous double cutaway made the high notes not just available, but easily accessible.


In addition, by using Mahagony for the body, Paul Reed Smith provided the enduring sustain and thick, woody tone that was so critical to Santana's style -- without the spine crushing weight of a Les Paul.Finally was the curly Maple top, which appealed to Carlos' esthetic sense, and may also have added punch and clarity to the sound. Later, Smith created a second guitar for Santana, which Carlos also ascribed to divine intervention. By the third instrument, however, even Santana had to admit Paul knew what he was doing!

The only model with two mini-switches, which Carlos used for selecting the pickups, or putting the instrument into standy mode. It was originally offered in one color: "Santana" yellow; several "burst" finish options were added later.


Paul Reed Smith Santana Signature is Born

Santana played PRS guitars for more than a decade -- during which time Smith launched hs actual guitar manufacturing company. Finally, in the mid '90s, he and Carlos decided to develop the PRS Santana Signature guitar. That model was only offered for a few years (1995 to 1998), but it helped to heighten the profile of Paul Reed Smith guitars in the industry.

It wasn't until the next model was released (Santana II, around 2000) that the original guitar was referred to as the Santana I model.




Our Custom Made PRS Santana I



Good news for PRS Signature's fans and collectors! We supply custom service about the PRS Santana I guitar. Compared with other guitar custom shops, our custom shop has the following advantages!


Lower Custom Price---With just several hundred dollars, you can own one completely like the original(But in other custom shops, the custom price for one guitar reaches thounds of dollars). 


Shorter Building Time---Unlike other custom shops with at least 2 months building time, we can usually finish one guitar around 25 working days. 





Real Zero-Risk---To show our sincerity, when customizing guitars. After we complete your guitar, we will take some HD pictures and send them for your inference. And if you are not satisfied, you can demand us to make progress again and again untill the guitar is perfect for you, or demand us to refund you. 


Higher Quality----Since years ago, our Custom Shop has been a "dream factory" producing all kinds of guitar copies from top players of each time. We dare not say our copies are as good as originals, but they are more attractive in price. The craftsmen in our Custom Shop are all known worldwide for their artistry in making guitars that range from the fine to the fantastic. Whether they're building a new custom instrument from the ground up or modifying an existing one, their best is the best. 



Facing such a guitar custom shop with Lower Custom Price, Shorter Building Time and Higher Quality... If you are just looking for a custom shop for your dream guitar, why not give it a shot?----Zero-Risk!!!


More info about our custom made PRS Santana I !




Our custom made PRS Santana I is a painstaking recreation of this iconic instrument down to every last detail and feature. Very detail exactly with the original guitar. Created by our talented and experienced craftsmen who are famous in the field of musical instruments. 





The original PRS Santana I features mahogany body with Santana Yellow finish, mahogany neck with bullet-shape truss rod cover, 24.5" scale length rosewood fretboard with 24 frets and birds Inlays, two humbuckers, 1 volume, 1 tone, 3 Way-SW, nickel hardware. All these specs will be strictly followed when making the guitar for you.





It is worth mentioning that the hardware and pickups we select are Wilkinson(Wilkinson Hardware and Pickups instead of the original ones are included in the price). We have to admit that Wilkinson hardware and pickups are not as good as the original ones. But they are more attractive in quality and price, saving much money for our customers. Most of our customers reflected the Wilkinson are beyond their imagination- stable and reliable enough!


Of course! If you insist on the original pickups, and we also can find them on the market, and can afford it. We are pleasant to install the original pickups for your guitars. But the price will be much higher than guitars with Willinson pickups. Be prepared!




Our custon made PRS Santana I will greatly shock you! With a great sound! Very well built and sounds like a rock guitar should. Very NICE!



Carlos Santana PRS Signature Guitars 


PRS Santana I The Yellow

PRS Santana II

PRS Santana III

Santana SE Guitar

Santana SE II Guitar

Santana MD Guitar

PRS 25th Anniversary Santana

2011 SE Santana-Yellow

Carlos Santana SE One Abraxas


There are many versions of the Carlos Santana PRS Signature Guitars, which you can see detailed pictures as showed above. They are available in our custom shop!



More info about Carlos Santana!






PRS Signature Guitars


Here you can seesome other PRS Signature guitars. If you are a fan of them, you can customize any one here in our custom shop. It is our pleasure to realize your guitar dream. 


PRS Neal Schon Signature NS-14

  PRS Neal Schon Signature NS-15 

PRS Al Di Meola Signature  

  PRS Chris Henderson Signature  

PRS David Grissom DGT Signature  


PRS Gary Grainger 4-String Signature Bass 

  PRS Gary Grainger 5-String Signature Bass  

PRS Mark Tremonti Signature  


PRS Orianthi SE Signature 


PRS Paul Jackson Jr. Signature JA-15 


PRS SE Bernie Marsden Signature 


PRS SE Carlos Santana Signature 


PRS SE Clint Lowery Signature 


PRS SE Dave Navarro Signature 


PRS SE Fredrik Akesson Signature 


PRS SE Mikael Akerfeldt Signature 


PRS SE Mike Mushok Baritone 


PRS SE Nick Catanese Signature Scarlet Red 


PRS SE Nick Catanese Signature Black 


PRS SE Paul Allender Signature 


PRS SE Tim Mahoney Signature 


PRS SE Zach Myers Signature 




Aiming to build your dream guitar!


Except the copies of guitars from famous players, most of the guitars that we build are custom-made based on the customers’ needs. There are so many different options and variables that it doesn’t make sense to have a standardized order form. The best way to go about obtaining this information is for you to contact us and let us know what it is that you’re looking for. We can discuss these options and figure out what is best for you. Your business is important to us and we want to provide you with the best customer service we are capable of. We want this to be the best guitar-buying experience you’ve ever had.

And please, don’t be shy if have any questions about our guitar. And don't be afraid to bring us troubles. Our customer service staff and other workers are pleasant to exchange with our customers, as they can learn new knowledge and get some exercise from the process

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Thank you for your attention. Here are something you might want to know about this guitar.

1. This guitar is available in both right handed and left handed version. Even it is not showing in lefty version, we still able to customize this guitar in left handed for you. You just have to tell us when you place the order.

2. If you want to place the order, just send us email, we will help you to place your customize order.

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