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Joined: Aug 28, 2004
Topics: 6 / Replies: 105
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Re: ESD - Requests

Ok here is a different one. I've been working on the song Ashokan Fairwell, the main theme music from Ken Burns Civl War series. It's a fiddle tune in...

15 years ago
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Re: Paint Stripping

Try auto parts stores for the very fine grade sand papers. If you can find a parts store that caters to autobody shops you can find sandpaper down to ...

15 years ago
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Re: Scratches or breaking Tension Rods

It could be damage from a cheap or mis-aplied capo. I've seen damage like that before but never to that nice of a guitar.

15 years ago
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Re: archtop hollow body - bridge question!!

No Banjo or Mandolin players? A very light pencil mark or two will go a long way in making reseting the intonation a lot easier. I do this with the ba...

15 years ago
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Re: looking to broaden your music horizons?

That is a wide net! Willie Nelson = P.Diddy? Ralph Stanley = Z.Z. Top? O.K.

15 years ago
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Re: Now it's gotten my amp too...

The Oldiron comes from my collecting and restoring old engines. Family members would give me a hard time about my "rusty junk". That was till I had a ...

15 years ago
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Re: Now it's gotten my amp too...

All we need is another hand!I've been building a collection of NOS tubes. I have an old Tectronics scope, Marconi spec-an, H-P VTVM and several signal...

15 years ago
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Re: Gibson Giveaways

That one is nice. The reviews I've read on the Sam Bush model have been better than the ones on the 25,000 dollar F5 Master mandolins

15 years ago
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Re: Now it's gotten my amp too...

That was just a safety thing we always observed. The thyratrons we used in power supplies were running at 400 volts but with a lot more current than w...

15 years ago
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Re: Re-appreciation of your gear

A G-DEC and a home build 10w class a. More than enough for somebody who isn't a giging musican. Now I need to figure out how to buid a MIDI interface...

15 years ago
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Re: Now it's gotten my amp too...

Some of the Eastern European tube manufacturers have quality control issues. I'll try to find some of the links for the antique radio sites that still...

15 years ago
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Re: how loud?

There are two factors come into play at high volume levels. The first is distortion, how much are you willing to tolerate? Distorted tube amps (driven...

15 years ago
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Re: Gibson Giveaways

I've got first claim on that mandolin :wink:

15 years ago
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Re: Teacher list

I live in Cranes Mill Texas which is about 20 miles from New Braunfels and 35 from San Antonio. The general area is Canyon Lake Tx. This is a hot area...

15 years ago
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