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    Show Us Unique Guitars

    Nice photos, Dr. M!!! LOVE the Gretsch amp -- I had that same model WAY back when....! (1960...)
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    Your Thoughts On Guitar Shows

    Great minds think alike,,,, (see #31 below)
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    Your Thoughts On Guitar Shows

    Like Lou & Baba Joe, I had been a "regular" at Philly Guitar Shows, prior to the pandemic, at various locations over the years. I mostly enjoyed looking, but occasionally made some "low dollar" purchases -- including Ed Balls' "Gretsch 6120 -- The History of a Legendary Guitar". Like Baba Joe...
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    Notable Guitarist Quotes

    After listening to Chet Atkins play, a commenter said (i.e,) ".... That guitar sounds beautiful". Chet then removed the guitar and leaned it against a chair and said, "How does it sound now?"
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    What Is The Holy Grail Guitar?

    Historically within the Getsch fleet I would think of the early White Penguin as the Golden Fleece for collectors.
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    At home amps

    That is one seriously gorgeous amp, Baba Joe!!! Wow!!!
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    New grill cloth

    Very Nice Work by you!!!
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    Done got married!

    Congratulations and here's wishing you both a lifetime of happiness!!
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    Who likes a wound 3rd string?

    I use wound G's exclusively. Tried plain G's a few times and just did not like them..... Choice #1 for me is Thomastik-Infeld's JS110 flat wound.
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    PRRI vs DRRI vs Vibro Champ vs '57 Custom Champ

    Depending on your budget, take a look at DeLisle amps. I've had a Double Nickel Box (about 10 watts) for a few years and love it. 12" speaker, with the optional Variodyne control It produces full sounds/tones at bedroom volumes. If I had it to do over, I probably would have selected his Nickel...
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    Buy a Broadcaster, replace the pickups?

    I have a Broadkaster Jr 6659-TG (bought 4/17). Love the guitar but never bonded with the Broadtron pickups. I finally replaced them with TV Jones Super Tron (neck) and Classic Plus (bridge), MAJOR IMPROVEMENT (IMO). I wish I had done the change sooner,,,,,,,,
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    Gauging the "Jet-Set"

    Thomastik-Infeld JS110 -- 10's (wound G) on all electric guitars (all Gretsch), Plectrum 11's on acoustic (Martin).
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    What Does Your Guitar(s) Say About You?

    My pointiest guitar just might be my Martin D42.
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    Hello and apologies from Manchester UK

    Hello, Harrison! That is a gorgeous guitar you have!!
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    Opinions on Gretsches with a 1.75" nut width

    I prefer the wider necks of my 6122-59 and my Martin D42. I have fairly large hands (XL gloves) and I play "finger style" guitar.......
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    What movie/s scared the heck out of you when you were little?

    DIABOLIQUE -- the original French version (B & W) with English subtitles. It gave me nightmares for at least 2 nights.............
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    Why do we obsess over the next guitar?

    I'm often very thankful that throughout most of my earlier years I never heard of this "internet" thing..........
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    Guitars I Got Through Trades At The Oaks, Pa Guitar Show

    Congratulations -- you had an excellent day at the show!! Historically, the November Philly show is bigger and better than the Summer show...... Between the pandemic and "other stuff" this summer, I have not attended Philly shows for about 3 years.... I hope to make it to the November show.....
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    That one pedal...

    My "ONE" pedal would be a Strymon that combines the reverb and basic delay from the El Capistan. Maybe I should be talking to the guy from Sandy Eggo...... I have his Nocturne Dyno Brain, which I consider a "Must". However I don't consider it to be an effect -- it ENHANCES sound, it does...
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    I've been holding out

    Gorgeous!!!!
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    I am a weak, weak, man.

    You Go, Ed!!! Congratulations on your magnificent find! Have Fun!!
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    Want to see Springsteen live? $4400.

    The average price for a ticket for the 2021 Super Bowl was $8,524. Cheapest seats were $4,799. For some reason there are enough people willing to part with insane amounts of money that "vendors" continue to succeed in these ventures.......
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    Want to see Springsteen live? $4400.

    41 years ago (1981) I took my oldest daughter to see ELO (their "TIME" tour) at the Spectrum in Philadelphia..... $10 per seat. (A GREAT show!!).
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    NGD 6118T-LTV

    Beautiful....!! Agree with Baba joe -- I've often heard/read that THIS is the one to have. Congratulations and enjoy!!
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    Story of Guitar Center

    Wildwood Guitars (Louisville, CO) is another excellent place. My favorite dealer -- for a couple of decades -- has been Dtown Guitars (Doylestown, PA). One-shop, "Mom & Pop" (actually, only "Pop") and a reasonable drive for me. Great inventory -- lots of Gretsch & Martin products -- good...


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