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    Re: Looking for Feedback

    with a pickup on it and standing in front of your Monitor Speaker.. lots of feedback.. :popcorn:
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    Re: Mandolins in LA? shops?

    Or fly to SFO .. 1 hr .. there's public transportation from there.. & around the bay ..
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    Re: Gibson A2Z refret with larger frets??

    Fretboard leveling as part of a re-fret has been part of the job on 2 different mandolins..
  4. Re: Endpiece for nonlooped strings, without having to make knots

    <popcorn> :whistling:
  5. Re: Modern Cases for Vintage Gibson F Oval hole Mandolins.

    FWIW have a V1 Eastman FG A5 case ,.. string packet for spares wil lay behind the head (Even smaller than V2 mentioned above.)

    \Digital tuners are pretty darned small .. thought Elderly was...
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    Re: Is It Possible to Fake It?

    Got the melody in your head, can you hum or whistle it acapella ?
  7. Re: Endpiece for nonlooped strings, without having to make knots

    Consider a Custom Fabrication of a tailpiece, like the tuning pegs on the other end,..

    you would secure the string by winding it around several times to secure it.. a capstan as it were .....
  8. Re: Where to replace the E string from the Aquila 1M Red Series

    E is a musical Pitch not a Diameter.. Aquila use colored dots not printed packet for each string with diameter numbers on it

    It Is 4 plain brown, red series strings for a Concert Uke not a 1M...
  9. Re: Endpiece for nonlooped strings, without having to make knots

    I live by the water, on the Columbia River Estuary. what would anyone from a sailing country have against tying knots?


    :disbelief:
  10. Re: Where to replace the E string from the Aquila 1M Red Series

    Last place resembling a music store closed, They had red series concert uke strings .. AQ-85
    look like the same stuff as the 3 plain strings in the 1M set,

    I have 4 strings from 1M set on my...
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    Re: Handel buttons on Stewmac Repro tuners?

    They may Use Taiwan companies . many do.. high quality manufacturing capabilities..

    Taiwan, ROC, is still as separate independent country .. Not yet absorbed by The PRC..

    … if you have...
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    Re: Small amplifier

    I have a Roland Mobile AC as my answer to a smaller amplifier I've seen them used as a monitor on stage too ..

    Anyone want the Kustom KPC4P I am not using? 50W , fits on Mic stand [ XLR...
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    Re: Handel buttons on Stewmac Repro tuners?

    F mandolin tuners as I've observed, often had the screw on the end ..
    Already big ticket item, adding those Blohm replica buttons would be icing on the cake .

    Not using screws? ...
  14. Thread: Tuner Musings

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    Re: Tuner Musings

    I Had a Gibson A 40 with the original ones like that with the plastic button shrinkage issues ..

    Any How.. Needle tip grease gun .. tiny amount of grease … & then..

    bobs your uncle .. ...
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    Re: Changing strings to help fingertips

    In General (Physics) a thinner string will reach pitch at a lower tension .. :cool:
  16. Thread: Tuner Musings

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    Re: Tuner Musings

    As they also get used on 12 string guitars .. 2 sets can be used on 3 mandolins..
  17. Thread: ukulele fever

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    Re: ukulele fever

    I bought 4 4:1 uke planetary tuners from these guys, to replace friction pegs
    on my Slingerland may belle banjo uke I've converted to : a wooden head Aquilla string 5th tuned ..

    they have...
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    Re: Best Wall Hanger For Mandolin

    I have some , made to clamp to other tubes like mic stands ..
    my book shelf has a tubular frame..

    Hercules has a wall hanging one for guitars: ...
  19. Thread: Amplification

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    Re: Amplification

    DYN-M P-48, as it is phantom power dependent, is a bit less versatile
    than its dynamic , passive, brethren & the predecessor, the Dyn M ..

    I've even used the Impedance matching transformer ...
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    Re: Replacing Reverse Tuners...

    Mike has my what were backwards (CW) turning Schaller F tuners ..
    when I had them on my Lebeda mandolin , in worm under configuration..

    Their design , before their latest Grand Tune set, you...
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    Re: Need opinions Gibson Flatiron

    I buy musical instruments to play music, not as an investment instrument..
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    Re: A little pickup advice?

    Wait for the Electric F-150 'Lightning' https://www.ford.com/trucks/f150/f150-lightning/2022/
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    Re: Celtic Mando vs Bandolim

    One made in Ireland? Look @ the builder's data base , for names & contact info..
  24. Thread: Amplification

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    Re: Amplification

    They bring them to play in a Rock Band With a Drummer & electric Guitars./.
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    Re: Looking for suggestions

    Travel .. Go to Brighton and try Trevor's selection .. https://www.theacousticmusicco.co.uk/

    :popcorn: Oh, nevermind .. :whistling:
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