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    Re: Kimble neck - forearm pain

    ..So it's not like Shermer's Neck ? .. :whistling:
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    Re: Two mandolins from the same maker

    I have 2 Gibson A's, does that count? :whistling:
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    Re: Gibson Mandola H1 case fit?

    Baritone Uke gig bag?
  4. Thread: Bag or case

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    Re: Bag or case

    My friend Denis gave me a leather trumpet 2nd..* & got the sewing crew to sew up a special gig bag for my Leo pocket mandolin
    I used on a pedal bike tour most used sitting in @ a few pubs along...
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    Re: Carbon fiber and fiberglass cases

    I just have a Rectangular Presto case..
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    Re: Today's favorite stomp box...

    197093 to the right is the RMC Polydrive 2 black box
    combining the 4 in-bridge pickups ,
    also has a preamp for bridge analog signals, with tone/volume controls .

    Passing thru the...
  7. Thread: Bag or case

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    Re: Bag or case

    I'd take measurements of your mandolin/s , and ask them, stating the data..
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    Re: Carbon fiber and fiberglass cases

    Found a Fiberglas Eastman A5 shaped case, to put my Mix Carbon A5 into. .:grin: many years ago
    the mandolin now has a refret

    Double damned? :redface:

    (+ used to work in a company making...
  9. Thread: Bag or case

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    Re: Bag or case

    .. But it looks like you pick a suitable Uke size bag, now, as close enough..
    there is an external pocket.. ;)

    https://reunionblues.com/collections/ukulele
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    Re: Bag or case

    Reunion blues gig bags are very nice a friend used to work in their shop. in SF, before the company went offshore ..

    https://reunionblues.com/
  11. Re: First instrument(s) suggestions - mostly Irish/celtic/folk

    Got a 17 fret Gold Tone Tenor on sale, locally, (no case) for $200 .. fwiw.. :whistling:
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    Re: Gibson EM 150?

    Later the P90 pickup was closer to the bridge..
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    Re: Preamp Question

    Read up on the manuals of your various pickups .. I can't do that for you.

    List Them ..
  14. Thread: Gibson A40

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    Re: Gibson A40

    Had one, bought in the early 70's bought from a player , back then ..

    No competitive back story .. was natural finish, did not need work .

    you probably won't care how little I paid.. ...
  15. Thread: Monel strings

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    Re: Monel strings

    Gibson Mona~steel .. RIP .. good until discontinued ..
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    Re: Secure Endpin?

    A FAQ Resurfaces again, from a freshly signed on player .. :popcorn:

    A Tapered piece of wood, .. say More of what the end block is made from,
    rather than the ebony end button ones that are...
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    Re: Preamp Question

    Do You Understand the Impedance matching requirements of various sources the preamp must synchronize with ? :confused:
  18. Re: Sound difference between a 305 and a higher end Mandolin?

    One of my friends who managed the local music store, took a trip to the Eastman warehouse,
    and tried out a bunch of the same model , they looked identical but each had an individual sound.
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    Re: Key for Presto case

    Thanks..

    I'm guessing. of my 3, Pegasus in Scotland, is still selling cases .. IDK if he still buys the same latches ..
    each case uses 6 .. only 1 has a locking potential, or needs only...
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    Re: Just Ordered my First Mandolin, Advice?

    read back in the immense archives, here , is my advice ..
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    Re: Key for Presto case

    I have 3 cases with those latches .. I should get one (or 3) for a Presto, a Pegasus and the Hodson case .
    am I OK assuming there is 1 key for all.. ? A UK Commonwealth made latch ..
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  22. Thread: Shure sm57

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    Re: Shure sm57

    With same capsule, ball end just wont let you close mic to the capsule,
    as the flat ended 57.. [that last 3/4"]

    Singing those p's and ss'es & moist sounds are taken in stride with dynamic...
  23. Re: Suggestions for types strings and a mandolin

    Sorry, a Mechanic ..
    Gages are measured numbers US ..010"(.254mm) usually called a 10 for the E..


    lighter, a 9, heavier an 11 or 11.5..
    sets; proportional 9~32, 10~36, 11~38 or 40...
  24. Re: Mandolin playing mindset vs guitar playing mindset

    There are some guitar players thay play melody.. like fiddle tunes, too..
  25. Thread: Monel strings

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    Re: Monel strings

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monel :popcorn:
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