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    Re: How Many Like Blonde Mandos??

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    Re: Santa brought a new tailpiece!

    Stunning - should be a tailpiece of a lifetime
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    Gibson - Dave Harvey Video

    I happened onto this video on youtube and thought it was great -

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2NY6mgm21Bo
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    Re: Quick shop pic

    Nice, looks like an efficient and productive shop.
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    Re: ISO 2-Point Builder

    I am sure that several builders could build a two point. Budget? If there are any builders that you favor you might contact them to see. Here are a few that come to mind -
    Randy Wood
    Will Kimble...
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    Re: Traditionally voiced A-style?

    Not sure how much more traditional you can get than skip Kelley -

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0KLJ9zQxlt8

    Matt Ruhland is closer to probably closer to $4500 for an A, but they are very...
  7. Re: Are old strings hard to keep in tune? Why?

    For some reason when my strings are nearing the end of their life the A string will not stay in tune. Lets me know it is time for a new set. Not sure why?
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    Re: Bill Monroe - "Scotland" Tab

    Come good tabs from this site and where I got mine -

    http://www.bluegrasscollege.org/
  9. Forest and Kate O'Connor - Sound of Silence

    I ran across this the other day. Great rendition, simple, clean and a great recording. Sorry but no mandolin content. There are some amazing and talented musician's in there 20' and 30's. To bad they...
  10. Re: If money was no object, and perfect bluegrass tone was only g

    I am a mediocre player at best but I have been lucky to have been the care taker of some really fine mandolins of the past six years. So take this my thoughts with a grain of salt.

    Duff - I heard...
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    Re: First song to learn on mandolin

    Here is a link to some great lessons - note the beginner stuff at the top

    https://www.mandolessons.com/lessons/all-lessons/

    Amazing Grace is something everyone knows and is pretty easy, also...
  12. Re: PRETTY Collings Custom MF FLAME looks like a real auction on

    That one is legit. It was for sale on Reverb for sure and I think it was listed here as well. You might notice he also has over a 1000 transactions all with positive reviews.
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    Re: Need mandolin recommendations a-style

    If you like the sound of that Collings MT you might look in that direction. But be aware that a player, strings and pick can dramatically effect/change the sound of a mandolin. I have a Collings MT-2...
  14. Re: What are your favorite albums featuring mandolin?

    Well if you like mandolin I can't see how you could not like John Reischman.
    - up in the woods
    - The Harmonic Tone Revealers - with John, Sharon Gilchrest and Scott Nygard
    - Matt Flinner Trio
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    Re: Ebay - A model, lost cause?

    "It is in fair to good condition" - I would hate to see poor or rough condition
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    Re: Tailpieces

    I have been fortunate to have had a mandolin with a James tailpiece for the past 1 1/2 years. They are expensive but really nice. Yesterday I changed the strings on a mandolin with the Allen TR2...
  17. Re: Last Train Home on my Tyler White mandolin

    The White sounds really good. To bad you are having issues with carpal tunnel. We have heard enough from you to know that you are a much better player so it must be really bothering you. To ban you...
  18. Re: Land's End. Tim O'Brien cover with free notation

    Nice..great playing, very clean.
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    Re: New Member Old Questions

    I understand the draw to and F5 but I was cured when I received a special A5 mandolin a few years ago. For me it is all about tone and playability. Tim O'Brien seems to have managed fine with an A5...
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    Re: Looking For A Decent A Style w/Oval

    Pheffernan beat me to it - the Morris could be a really good mandolin and keep you happy for quite a while
  21. Re: Appendectomy: Trust Your Gut (some mandolin content)

    Hopefully you were able to have yours removed before it ruptured. I was out on a Saturday bike ride with a group and started feeling bad. We usually went to a bakery or deli after the ride. I got off...
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    Re: Ellis, Pava, or Collings MT2

    I do have some experience with these. All of them over my ability and can be good to great mandolins. I tend to like the traditional dry woody bluegrass type mandolins for sound. So take my opinion...
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    Re: Trade in KM150 for an MD305 or MD505?

    This would be a big upgrade and a great value -

    https://www.mandolincafe.com/ads/153221#153221
  24. Re: Anybody Familiar with the newer Kentucky KM-855 artist mandol

    I can't give you specific information on the 855 but Kentucky overall is making some really good mandolins. This is a mid tier mandolin in the line up so should be good to very good. Two things about...
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    Re: Monel strings

    I tried several strings on my A mandolin. It is a great mandolin but leans toward the modern sound and I like the traditional dry woody sound. With the Curt Mangan Monel strings I get close to that...
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