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    Re: This weeks mandolin that won't get a bid or buyer

    That’s just too much to believe, Sirius ly!
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    Re: Bill Halsey's last F-5

    Yep, I should have done something about getting one as well!
    Now, Idont know if I could justify it. Just not playing enough!
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    Re: Cody Shuler Loar inspired cases

    They are very pretty to say the least! I don’t think I would let it hide in a closet, right in the middle of the living room! Might make me play more….
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    Re: To be or not to be (a bluegrass player)

    Mostly.
    It’s what I’ve been paid to play.
    I have done some more “folky” stuff too but, not a lot.
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    Re: Old F-Case Repair. Handle?

    Looks really good! Nice work!
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    Re: John DeJulio Scrolled C.1915 Mandolin

    Pretty nifty indeed!
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    Re: J.D. Crowe passes

    Yes, that is a great watch! I’ve seen it twice, and will do it again.
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    Re: J.D. Crowe passes

    What a shock! I’m crushed! Rest well J.D.
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    Re: Bill Halsey's last F-5

    Thanks, I remember a double case Bill mad way back when, it needed three men and a boy to haul!
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    Re: Bill Halsey's last F-5

    There is an appreciation of the grace of line in pretty much all of Bill’s projects. I watched him make a simple “straight line” knife rack and even that was “elegant”.
    Broke the mould after him!
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    Re: Bill Halsey's last F-5

    Bill is a real joy to talk with regardless of subject matter, I have spent hour upon hour enjoying a glass and talking until the wee small hours of the morning. His ability to explain how and why...
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    Re: Bill Halsey's last F-5

    Having had the luck to have been around Bill for a long time and even more lucky to have been an early “Taster” of several of his builds, the balance and power all the way across and up the neck is...
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    Re: Bill Halsey's last F-5

    Demetrius, that’s great! Glad that you have another piece of Bill’s craftsmanship! A better home it would only have if it was with ME!
    Congratulations on the mandolin.
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    Re: Red Allen and Frank Wakefield

    I have been irritated to have been ignored by Wake Frankfield several times. I hope I never see him again! Heís got to be one of the most rude and evil people Iíve never seen.

    Just keep in mind...
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    Re: Random mandolin sightings

    Okay, no mandolin on this one but, did anyone notice the guitar that was in “Yellowstone” last night?
    Waterloo, cherry back and sides, pretty guitar! I want to say “MT-5S”? I actually looked it up...
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    Re: Jesse Stewart RIP

    I completely agree, some success followed by a terrible downward spiral.
    It reminds me of so many musical talents who get a taste of success and before they can really enjoy their talent.
    Sadly,...
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    Re: Ellis F5 Special

    Really lovely!
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    Re: Am i being unreasonable?

    Walk away, it’s easier.
    Where are you located?
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    Re: Doc Watson - Blackjack County Chain

    The first time I heard the song was from Jim Ringer at a little coffeehouse here in Kalamazoo. It was pretty late in the show and it was simply bone chilling! Doc’s version is incredible as much as...
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    Re: Harmony h35

    And….?
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    Re: Ever heard of a "guitar chair?!"

    Exactly John, it’s the graduation of the seat thickness and tuning if the back splats which makes it “special”!��
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    Re: William Halsey mandolin owners?

    I’d forgotten about that thread, I’m pretty sure I played that a little back then. I miss the after dinner chats that would sometimes last until four AM. Talking about any number of subjects, wood,...
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    Re: William Halsey mandolin owners?

    Yep, that’s Bill!
    When I was remodeling my kitchen I wanted to put a “twine dispenser” coming down from a stainless screw eye but, I drilled a hole in the cupboard and it just didn’t quite “right”....
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    Re: William Halsey mandolin owners?

    I was really lucky to have had six or seven months with the mandolin Demetrius now owns, it was a real treat! I have also been lucky enough to have been able to help him get some tuning data when...
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    Re: Old Woodworking Machines

    Yep, this sort of tool porn can make you want too many goodies! But, the “Virtual Weber Bulletin Board” is even worse for folks with a grilling bent. I went from having three grills any really used...
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