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  1. Re: “one announcement we're privy to that will rock the industry”

    Quite a few jazz violinists have started playing Zetas. After Carlson bought Zeta folks began to get more interested. Eileen Ivers has played a Zeta for years. They make acoustic-electric models...
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    Re: 2020 NAMM Show Report

    Steve are you working for Glasser?
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    Re: 2020 NAMM Show Report

    Damn, now I really want a Zeta.
  4. Re: “one announcement we're privy to that will rock the industry”

    Today electro-acoustic, tomorrow possibly a traditional line of mandolins. Either way, a Zeta mandolin is an attractive alternative to putting a pickup in or on one of my mandolins.
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    Re: How Chris Thile spends his sunday

    Probably not on Sunday as I think Sunday is reserved for family time.
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    Re: How Chris Thile spends his sunday

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/17/nyregion/live-from-here-chris-thile.html?action=click&module=MoreIn&pgtype=Article&region=Footer&action=click&module=MoreInSection&pgtype=Article&region=Footer&conte...
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    Re: 2020 NAMM Show Report

    Jim, it’s the same concept and probably the same technology, adapted to the mandolin. I’ve seen some other designs, but still the same approach isolating the strings. They work amazingly well. All...
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    Re: Alternate Reality Fender Tenor Tele

    Mine should be delivered Monday.

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    Re: 2020 NAMM Show Report

    It’s the same type of bridge they use on the violins.
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    Re: 2020 NAMM Show Report

    Zeta makes amazing violins. I’ve been eyeing one for almost a year. Now this is amazing news!
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    Re: Alternate Reality Fender Tenor Tele

    I grabbed a LPB blem off Sweetwater this afternoon. They must have just listed it. It was now or never.
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    Re: Pre NAMM discussion

    Yes, John. The large compartment near the tailpiece is somewhat standard on a lot of violin cases. They are using the basic geography of their violin case.
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    Re: Pre NAMM discussion

    It’s already out. TME has several, and I saw one in the classifieds. It’s based on their violin case shell.
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    Re: torrified wood woes

    A lot depends on the process used. As with anything, there are variations in results dependent on which process was used to torrify the wood.
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    Re: torrified wood woes

    He invested in the equipment and torrifies his own wood.
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    Re: Fine as frog's hair ...

    I got me a Girouard oval hole A coming this Spring....cedar top, sugar maple back and sides.
  17. Re: American flat top/back mandolin - for Italian style playing

    Yes, and yes.

    I have to say, I am surprised at how versatile the Waterloo is. In fact, I am about to order a second one. This one will be going with me to Swannanoa this summer, and maybe to...
  18. Re: American flat top/back mandolin - for Italian style playing

    I’m playing my Waterloo flattop for Italian-style playing. I’m rather enjoying it. While it’s not Italian, I am (100%), so it needn’t be. Seriously,it has a lot of sustain, and I’m using a fairly...
  19. Thread: Adam Steffey

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    Re: Adam Steffey

    Volume 5's Facebook page announced that there was a change in the lineup, with Aaron Ramsey taking over the mandolin spot. So, something has changed.

    A little bit of Google searching yielded this...
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    Re: Girouard G5 Concert

    It was knock your socks off good. I believe it was about $6500.
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    Re: Northfield mandolins

    I had an F5s and an F2s. Nice mandolins. I still have the flat top octave, but the mandolins are gone.........victims of Ellis infatuation. LOL.
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    Re: Post A picture of your favorite "A" model

    Jim, I know a Dixieland band in Connecticut that could use a mandolin player. Should I pass your name along to them? :)
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    Re: The Obvious 12/26 Question

    :):mandosmiley:
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    Re: "Vintage" Collins MT2G mando - pricing

    There’s a really nice blonde one out there with the same designation.
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    Re: "Vintage" Collins MT2G mando - pricing

    There were some German spruce topped MT2s way back when.
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