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  1. Floo liked stiv's post in the thread (Sort of) NGD!.

    ... in the sense that I received this baby some week ago. I produced a friend's record and he payed me back by giving me this The Loar...

    theloar.jpg theloar.jpg Mar 21, 2017 at 2:33 AM
  2. Floo liked wildeman's post in the thread (Sort of) NGD!.

    The trapeze and wood bridge are part of the coolness imo. Congrats i really like those.

    Mar 21, 2017 at 2:33 AM
  3. Floo liked Ricochet's post in the thread (Sort of) NGD!.

    Congrats, that is very nice. Bigsby, roller bridge? What are you talking about? Start with a new wooden bridge base and take it from...

    Mar 21, 2017 at 2:33 AM
  4. Floo replied to the thread (Sort of) NGD!.

    To me, a Bigsby on a guitar that's mainly for slide is useless. It even might kill some tone because it will dampen the top a bit. These...

    Mar 20, 2017 at 3:11 PM
  5. Floo liked guitarmike's post in the thread What's Your Experience With Reissue Products That Have Improvements?.

    My vintage Supro amp has the volume and tone knobs situated at the back and bottom of the amp, At floor level.. My Supro Re-Issue has...

    Mar 19, 2017 at 10:33 AM
  6. Floo replied to the thread What's Your Experience With Reissue Products That Have Improvements?.

    The questions here are: "what do you think is good?" and "what is cheap for you?" - cheap and good value are two different things. But...

    Mar 19, 2017 at 10:17 AM
  7. Floo replied to the thread Guitar mod completed.

    Would that also work on a Gibson-style guitar? Seems like a good business-idea, must be big $$$ in it, even after Martine's royalties...

    Mar 19, 2017 at 9:53 AM
  8. Floo liked luvdablues's post in the thread Addictive Tone.

    I'm going to be 70 next month and I've owned some pretty sweet giutars over the years but this old 5236 I bought last month is the...

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  9. Floo liked englishman's post in the thread Jimi Hendrix Stratocaster®.

    They made left hand versions since the 60s, he just couldn't afford them when he was a struggling musician that had to move to the UK to...

    Mar 19, 2017 at 9:50 AM
  10. Floo liked Michiel's post in the thread Artwork for the upcoming show.

    Busy preparing for the Vintage Guitar Show Veenendaal next week (if you're in NL - check it out: lots of vintage Gretsches there twice a...

    Mar 19, 2017 at 9:24 AM
  11. Floo liked DrumBob's post in the thread RIP Chuck Berry.

    A lot of musicians don't really get the Chuck Berry feel at all. They just plow through straight 16th notes with no sense of swing....

    Mar 19, 2017 at 9:22 AM
  12. Floo replied to the thread Jimi Hendrix Stratocaster®.

    I should have said "available to him". Like you said before, @englishman , he just bought them in a store. My guess would be there...

    Mar 19, 2017 at 9:20 AM
  13. Floo replied to the thread Jimi Hendrix Stratocaster®.

    If there had been left-handed Strats available in his days, wouldn't he have used them?

    Mar 19, 2017 at 3:47 AM
  14. Floo replied to the thread RIP Chuck Berry.

    He was another reason for me to pick up the guitar. At least he made it to 2017... Rest in peace, Chuck.

    Mar 19, 2017 at 3:24 AM
  15. Floo replied to the thread Jimi Hendrix Stratocaster®.

    See, the world needs a Hendrix Tele. A plain production Tele with reversed headstock and bridge-pup, Hendrix-signature and double the...

    Mar 18, 2017 at 8:41 AM