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    Visit to Avenue Guitars

    My Wife and I are visiting her family in Colorado Springs and paid a visit to Avenue Guitars in Manitou Springs a couple of days ago. We had a very nice but short visit and I got to play the Quilted...
  2. Re: TGG 10 - John Lawlor plays and sings “Potato Chips” 07/12/20

    A more intimate version with his brother on drums. I used to see John and his brother play in a bar in Cape May NJ back in the 80's with the Chris Suey Jazz Band. He blew my socks off.
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    Re: 2019 Tune-A-Week Project

    Holy triplets Batman! :disbelief:
  4. Re: A likely contentious opinion on electric mandolins

    Nice
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    Re: My 'Customized' Eastman MD-315

    I had a Eastman 315 a few years ago and I had a lot of fun customizing it. I installed Grover tuners, an Allen tailpiece, Cumberland Acoustic bridge (custom African Blackwood that I sent to Steve). I...
  6. Re: A likely contentious opinion on electric mandolins

    So you can do this......





    :grin::cool:
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    Re: New Kelley A model violin style

    Skip, that looks great! Hide glue and an inside mould used?
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    Re: mayhem in the music room

    Hopefully an update will come soon from the OP and let us know what happened.
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    Re: Gibson tenor guitar neck

    I wonder if some one did a six string conversion on an old Gibson tenor.
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    Gibson tenor guitar neck

    Yea, good luck with that.........

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/1932-Gibson-Tenor-Guitar-Neck/263035444892?hash=item3d3e225e9c:g:HV0AAOSwOMdZP9WE


    :disbelief: :))
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    Re: mayhem in the music room

    Looks like impact to me. :confused:
  12. Re: Newly carved Guitar shaped Octave Mandolin top Buzzing

    Could be a hidden sap pocket or a hairline crack. Hopefully you can locate it with a strong back light. It would be a shame to have to start over with a new top.
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    Re: Aubrey Haynie's Gilchrist

    Sorry Mark, I did not see your post #18.
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    Re: Aubrey Haynie's Gilchrist

    Discussion about it here........

    https://www.mandolincafe.com/forum/threads/145880-Andrew-Marlin-s-Gilchrist-F5

    Now in the hands of Joe K. Walsh who bought it from Andrew Marlin.
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    Re: Gibson destroys hundreds of Firebird X's

    Waiting for the next video only this time with banjos. ;)
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    Re: Waterloo Mandolin Released

    Hey, wasn't that Dawg that just walked through?
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    Re: Mandolins for 6k and under?

    I would add Pava to the list......

    https://www.mandolincafe.com/ads/141449#141449

    She works in the Ellis shop and makes a great mandolin.

    NFI
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    Re: Gibson F5C - Korina back and sides

    Maple top? Looks like spruce to me. :confused:
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    Re: Meet ... the Perfect Mandolin Player.

    Should'nt that be "mandolinquin"?
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    Re: Tenor Guitar Gallery & Sightings

    Ok, I did not see this one coming. I was having dinner at a friends and gypsy jazz was playing in the background so I inquired if it was perhaps Stochelo Rosedberg. My host replied "no, it's Peter...
  21. Re: Gypsy jazz tenor guitar at modest price point

    I own a 1931 National Triolian tenor and it is a beast. It will cut through a jam.
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    Back in 2008 I did a neck conversion on a plastic Maccaferri guitar and it turned pretty well....

    https://www.mandolincafe.com/forum/threads/44066-new-tenor-neck-for-a-maccaferri
  23. Re: Which higher priced F style models have solid wood scrolls?

    I have never heard of any F-5 mandolin being built with a solid enough neck block to equate it with an A model. That said the only luthier I know that has built a truly hollow scrolled F-5 is James...
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    Re: Leon Redbone - RIP

    Brand new doc.....




    I will miss him.
  25. Thread: Cleaver add

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    Re: Cleaver add

    If you are going to start a post like this, the least you could do is to include the link. It is not that hard.

    https://www.mandolincafe.com/ads/140020#140020
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