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    Re: favourite strings

    Used J74s for a long time, now use Straight up Strings, really like them.
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    Re: Will Kimble mandolins are....

    They're something anyone looking for a great mandolin should try if at all possible, or just have Will build you one.

    Give a listen to the Kimbles the Town Mountain mandolin player has, wicked...
  3. Thread: Straps

    by Luna Pick
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    Re: Straps

    I have two Eldorado straps, like them very much. They're leather, not cloth, but simple, high quality, comfortable.
  4. Re: Gibson Master Model vs. Ellis F5 with all of his highest opti

    I'll offer what will be a pretty contrary opinion. I don't feel it's essential to play an instrument before buying it. The usual caveats here: my own opinion, experiences, tolerances, and other...
  5. Re: Article: David Benedict Mandolin Mondays #200 Video and Inter

    Echoing what others have said, thanks David for Mandolin Mondays and sharing your music and creativity, all with class and humility.

    Congratulations too on your marriage. And another thanks for...
  6. Re: Gibson Master Model vs. Ellis F5 with all of his highest opti

    I think only you will know the answer to that. Play and listen and hold them a few more times. One will jump out at some point.

    Others (like me) would say they'd choose something else in that...
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    Re: $200 to dress mandolin frets? Ouch!

    If you get a quote and don't like it then don't pay it. Don't seem like this should be a reason to bad mouth a business.

    The luthier charge what they charge, like anyone else.

    Music stores...
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    Re: Mandolin Considerations -- Add to my List

    Matt Ruhland.
  9. Thread: Round picks

    by Luna Pick
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    Re: Round picks

    +1 for Dawgs and their scentillating notes. . .
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    Re: Flinner Walsh

    Link doesn't seem to work.
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    Re: Insomniacs? Asians?

    Maybe most posts are from North Americans; all users online aren't necessarily posting. (?)
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    Re: In praise of mandolin builder Matt Ruhland

    Cool. What is the top wood, if you don't mind my asking?
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    Re: Gryphon is 50

    I've been going there a long time as well. Frank, Richard and team are amazing people. They work very hard keeping the shop humming.

    One story: I pulled up one time, saw a large Mercedes parked...
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    Re: New Mandolin Weekend (w/video)

    That's a beauty Willem, and it sounds really great. Matt has it dialed.

    Echoing the congratulations.
  15. Re: 2019 National Mandolin Championships from Walnut Valley Festi

    Yup, comes with a complete set of finger and hand exorcises.
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    Re: In praise of mandolin builder Matt Ruhland

    Sounds great. Very classy looking too.
  17. Re: The Throne Room (A New Hope) - one man(dolin) quartet

    That is really great. Nice playing. Thanks for sharing.

    Reminds me to get focused enough to try things like that.
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    Re: In praise of mandolin builder Matt Ruhland

    Beautiful litter.
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    Re: In praise of mandolin builder Matt Ruhland

    Very nice tune, played with great touch and dynamics.

    The highs on the mandolin sounded to me full and sweet, not thin or shrill.
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    Re: Prettiest Peghead Inlays Ever

    I like Will Kimble's take on deco-style inlays. Classy, unique, eye catching.
  21. Re: Straight Up Strings by Siminoff - any thoughts or experiences

    I like them.
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    Re: what is the best selling mandolin.

    x2.
  23. Re: Splurging on the Best Possible Mandolin Strings

    Well, at the risk of starting another mega strings discussion, if you stuck with the D'Addarios that long you must like them, so in an immediate sense, they are the best possible. Others may be...
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    Re: Ellis F5 Fern at Gryphon

    Br1ck, re the Ellis:

    I suspect you will, but you won't. . .
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    Re: Ellis F5 Fern at Gryphon

    Not to mention many stores are in business because of their love and respect of musical instruments and their builders. Part of that friendly reminder may simple have come come from their admiration...
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