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    Re: Mandolin stands

    Hercules on stage, Konig & Meyers at home.
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    White Rose McClung

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    Here is one of Doug Edward's creations on a 2019 Northfield Big Mon. I purchased a Northfield armrest when I bought the Big Mon, but found its profile to be too narrow for my comfort. All...
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    Re: How much Time do you have left?

    Dark, indeed, for some of us...
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    The Mandolin in America

    Thanks to the Post Office, Christmas continues to be a rolling affair in our household, as items ordered long ago in anticipation continue to slowly arrive. Yesterday, one such gift showed up for me...
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    Re: RIP cafe member man_dough_nollij

    Think of how touched he would be if he knew that some years after his passing, he was still remembered with fondness and respect by friends in this community.Six minutes? Six hours? Six months? Six...
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    Re: Music store etiquette?

    The Music Emporium in Lexington is where you want to go when visiting Boston.
    Plan on several hours!
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    Is Mandolin Store Okay?

    Not knowing the topography of Nashville, I'm wondering if anyone knows if TMS was in the blast area? Hope Dennis is okay...he's been through enough!
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    Re: Blem Mandolins

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    Lest we forget our lore, the above is guidance from The Cafe Authority on this marvelous instrument.
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    Re: Blem Mandolins

    Blasphemy! Mentioning the glorious Shmergel Devastator in proximity to the word "blem." May your fingertips peel and every note you play fall flat!
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    My 1916 A1 sits nicely in an Eastman fiberglass case...the f style.
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    Re: the Small Dog

    There are Bobelock cases that come with covers. Call Greg Boyd or Bluegrass Mandolins. They can get them for you.
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    Re: Aria AM900C - Made in Japan

    My first mandolin purchase was a brand new Aria style "A" mandolin way back in 1975.
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    Re: More love for Pomeroys

    Thanks Don.
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    Re: More love for Pomeroys

    Thanks!
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    Re: '77 D.Wm Halsey F5

    Beautiful inlay on that headstock!
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    More love for Pomeroys

    Here’s my 2018 Violin Style A and a song called “Someday.” I find this instrument as much a pleasure to look at as it is to play. Unfortunately, this recording doesn’t do the mandolin the justice it...
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    Re: NMD Pomeroy Oval

    Beautiful instrument, and you make it sing!
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    Re: Body depth - Weber Road Dog & Red Rocks

    My thought as well.
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    Re: What are your go-to crowd pleasers?

    Was staying with friends at a nearby lake last week, and one day we broke out the instruments and played lots of tunes for several hours. The song that got a response from several nearby camps? Wagon...
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    Re: Buy without trying

    The unfortunate consequence of our obsession with these instruments is that, with few exceptions, they just aren't available locally to experience in person. Unless you are fortunate enough to live...
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    Re: New owner of Pomeroy #243 Oval Hole

    Hi John.
    The scroll and the violin-influenced construction are what appealed to me about the looks, along with the overwhelmingly positive reviews about the sound of Don's instruments. Happily,...
  22. Re: How did the "curl" on the mandolin body evolve?

    Or ask Allen Hopkins....;)
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    I can't believe how long this has gone on without one of the cognescenti revealing the true source of "THE CURL." As the illuminated know, it was the Shermgel Family in Bavaria during the 14th...
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    Re: New owner of Pomeroy #243 Oval Hole

    Great idea Cary! Thanks for the request...look for a video in the next few days when I have some down time. Will enjoy sharing it with folks.
    Russ
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    Re: New owner of Pomeroy #243 Oval Hole

    Steve - I'm sorry to have scooped it away on you! It is a really nice instrument. I saw one similar to this 3 years ago and thought someday in the future I'd like to add a violin-style instrument to...
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