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    Re: Dennis Vance receives double transplant

    Wonderful news to hear! As a liver and kidney recipient my self, I can say that Dennis has a road to recovery to travel. His first six months are the most critical. Our thoughts and prayers are with...
  2. Re: Happy Birthday Dennis Vance, hoping for a transplant

    Happy Birthday Dennis, from a Liver/Kidney Transplant recipient, 9 years out this month. Oh, and Iím enjoying my Weber Yellowstone HT A I bought from you! Wishing you all the best for a successful...
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    Re: James Tailpiece Review

    I had a James tailpiece installed on my Weber Yellowstone a few months ago. I did not notice any difference in tone or sustain. I have yet to change the strings on it, but I love the look and feel of...
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    Re: Gibson catalogs

    You're very welcome! :-)
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    Gibson catalogs

    Found this site that has some cool older Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Catalogs from the Teens. My 1916 Gibson A was $25, and the Canvas case was $1.75 That's $588 in todays money. Enjoy!
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  6. iPhone pictures uploading rotated 90 dgrees?

    I'm uploading pictures to my Albums but they are 90 degrees rotated. Is there a setting I need to change on this Forum or iPhone?
  7. Thanks for including these videos Scott. I was...

    Thanks for including these videos Scott. I was moved by Dennis' health concerns and as a Liver/Kidney transplant recipient myself, almost 9 years now, I would like to let him know that he can be...
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    Re: We Lost John Prine.

    So very sad to hear of John Prines passing. Rest in Peace John. When you get there, grab that guitar a sing like your are 21 again! I'm sure Heaven will be pleased. One of John's songs was...
  9. Re: First Video of The Mandolin Store new location

    How exciting!:grin: Glad to see them in Nashville, just a couple hours drive away! :mandosmiley:
  10. Re: String suggestion for Flatiron Performer/Festival series

    I have used J74's, GHS A270's and DR MD11's on my Weber and Pava A5's. I liked them all. Try the DR MD11's some time, if you haven't tried them. Congrats on your new to you Flatiron!
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    Re: Happy Birthday Norman Blake

    I bought several of Norman Blake's albums back in the early 1980's. "Full Moon on the Farm" was one of them. This is one of my favorite albums. Norman is a National Treasure. His rhythm and playing...
  12. Re: My Thoughts Are With Nashville

    Our prayers are with those who have lost Loved Ones. I have a Niece that lives in Bellevue, TN., just west of Nashville. She said the tornado missed them. She said she was ok. Such a tragic loss of...
  13. Re: Quite ill with a trach and a feeding tube

    Wishing you a speedy recovery Dan! That mandolin will be there when you are better :-) Prayers!
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    Re: Thank you Scott and Dan!

    Thanks Scott and Dan for the hard work you do to keep this Forum going! You guys are the Best!!! I check in everyday to see what is going on in the Mandolin Cafť! SALUTE and Thank you!!!
  15. Re: Old Program from Crescendo with Loyd Loar spotlight

    That's an incredible piece of Loar history. Worth having! BTW, I would love to hear a recording of Lloyd. Are there any out there?
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    Re: String recommendations for Collings MF

    D'Addario J74's will work very well with your Collings MF. I use them on my Weber and Pava.
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    Re: To Gibson or not?

    I've NEVER regretted buying any Gibson I have owned. They will hold their value better than most, as long as they are in good condition. This one looks like it has new frets. That adds value to it,...
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    Re: Gibson A 1916 mandolin case search

    Thanks rickbella :) The quality, Retro look and feel of the TKL case is impressive. I’m glad to hear your 1914 A-1 is well protected. I’ve been enjoying the Gibson A, it has a really nice old...
  19. Re: What's Your Favorite Instrumental-Mandolin Album?

    183177 I have an old vinyl copy of this album by Bill Monroe that I purchased in the early 1980ís. Itís still my favorite.
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    Re: Sold my Collings and got a Pava

    I’ve owned an Eastman 305, 315 and 515, and all the necks were similar to the Pava A5. I have smaller hands too.
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    Re: Gibson A 1916 mandolin case search

    Hello Mike, and I would love to read the threads. I did find a Gibson A mandolin SN 25863. That is two numbers apart from mine. It has an OHSC and has a blonde top as well....
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    Re: Sold my Collings and got a Pava

    The Pava A satin that I have has the pronounced "V" shape, which doesn't stress my hand, but the Weber Yellowstone HT has a "D" shape that fits my hand perfect. I love both mandolins. Each has it's...
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    Re: Gibson A 1916 mandolin case search

    Charles E.. This is the first three piece back Gibson A that I have seen. It would be interesting to see how many more are in the Mandolin archive. Time to do some research :-) I feel very lucky to...
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    Re: Happy 100th Birthday 1920 Martin Style A

    That's a beautiful old Martin, It looks like it has been well taken care of. :cool: Here's to another 100 years of music making. Enjoy the history and vibe!
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    Re: Gibson A 1916 mandolin case search

    This is an excellent website of the history of the old case makers. http://www.stevekirtley.org/bullshead.htm
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