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barry k
Oct-23-2005, 9:31pm
We were feeling a little creative on this one!...modeled after my friends King bass. For the rockabilly mandolinist's. I might receive a big hand slap from the bluegrass police on this one.... http://www.mandolincafe.net/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/rock.gif

HarmonyRexy
Oct-23-2005, 10:03pm
Interesting.... Do you have more pictures?

How does it sound?

Wow, I DO hear sirens!!! It may be the arrival of the BlueGrass SWAT Team. (I didn't call them.)

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ira
Oct-24-2005, 12:25am
excellent. show us the other side! that one is cryin out for a built in pickup and preamp! straycats on the mando!

BlueMountain
Oct-24-2005, 7:08am
Bend over, Barry, and take what you have coming to you. Where's that paddle?

barry k
Oct-24-2005, 7:30pm
Harmony....I havent final sanded or buffed out yet, another week or so and I can string it up. There is a red spruce top and ribbon mahogany underneath all that goop..
Actually, the finish is all lacquer, and was a real challenge to level out...sprayed the entire mando flat black and clear coated over it. I am fairly confident that it will sound good.

HarmonyRexy
Oct-24-2005, 7:48pm
Cool, Barry..... When you get it all finished, then can we see more pictures?
I'm glad that it's going to be 'a player'. http://www.mandolincafe.net/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/blues.gif