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"Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)

By far the most active brand-dedicated group in the AGM online community!!  For those who own, play and love their Seagull Guitars ... (or any other Godin acoustic) wonderful, top-quality instruments made in Canada, Seagulls (as well as Godin, Simon & Patrick, Norman, Art & Lutherie, La Patrie, and Richmond) are ideal choices for anyone who wants a first-rate guitar for a reasonable investment.

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WE GULLS DO LOVE TO TALK! 

Click HERE to see ALL past discussions by members of "Seagull Spoken Here" ... don't hesitate to add a comment to any topic, new or old!

To start your own discussion topic, click HERE

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Check them all out at: Website Links for Godin Companies

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 VIDEO SECTION: The really good stuff!!

Check out the newest VIDEO on Seagull! Click here:  New Seagull Video

Learn how Seagulls are made from start to finish!  Fascinating and educational!  Click here: Seagull Factory Tour

Robert Godin explains why your Seagull acoustic actually gets better the more you play it!  Science explained in layman's terms!  Click here for The Robert' Report'

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Got a question about Seagulls or other Godins?  E-mail Customer Service at: info@seagullguitars.com  They will usually get back to you within 48 hours!

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 Try this link to compare and contrast all the different current Seagull models quickly and easily: The Entire Seagull Model Line-up

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To post a Youtube video on this site: While viewing the Youtube, click on "share", then click on "embed" ... next right click on the "embed code" and click "copy" to save it.  Go to the third icon on the light blue banner in the reply box called "Media" and paste the embed code there.  Click "save" then click "add reply"

 

 

Location: Raleigh / Durham / Chapel Hill area of North Carolina
Members: 435
Latest Activity: 58 minutes ago

Three Gulls Roasting by an open fire ....

Discussion Forum

Nut width ... how big a factor in chosing your guitars?? 49 Replies

The standard nutwidth on Seagull guitars is 1.8 inches.     This is wider that practically any other manufacturer.  A few Seagull models (The Entourage and the S-6 Original "slim" feature a 1.72 inch…Continue

Started by Jud Hair. Last reply by Robert Williamson 58 minutes ago.

Sweetwater Has Super Sale On Maritime SWS Q1 Mahogany - $499 - Just Ordered One! :) 46 Replies

Hi folks! I've been lurking here for quite some time, but this is my first post. Thanks so much for all of  great info here!I have several Seagulls & just ordered this one tonight. Just wanted to…Continue

Started by Janine Vincent. Last reply by Robert Williamson 1 hour ago.

ToneWoodAmp 4 Replies

Lately I have been seeing a lot of advertising for the ToneWoodAmp. It attaches to the back of the guitar and provides audio effects to the sound of the guitar.A direct advertising quote, "It…Continue

Started by Henk Don. Last reply by Janine Vincent 4 hours ago.

Seagull Artist Portrait owners! 5 Replies

Hey all, been dying for a Seagull for quite some time now, just haven't been able to figure out which one. Of course the tone and projection of the S6 is what drew me in, but I've been looking for…Continue

Tags: Maritime, Spruce, Mahogany, S6, CW

Started by Bryan DeLoach. Last reply by Stephen Leigh 15 hours ago.

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You need to be a member of "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab) to add comments!

Comment by Ron Khoo on May 4, 2012 at 5:04pm

That is one pretty bird. How about a back shot where one can see the grain pattern?

Comment by Jud Hair on May 4, 2012 at 4:22pm

@ John ... sooo purtty!

Comment by Phil Manuel on May 4, 2012 at 3:17pm

@FloridaGull - I bet you say that to all the 'gulls'. ;-)

Comment by FloridaGull on May 4, 2012 at 2:45pm

Boy - that's a really long one... ;-)

Comment by John Culver on May 4, 2012 at 2:34pm

...and here's another!

Comment by John Culver on May 4, 2012 at 2:31pm

Ok...here's one view of my new Maritime....

Comment by DJ on May 4, 2012 at 2:12pm

I have found that I change strings when I have to play at a venue.  Like Phil, I change them in advance so they settle. If I am have no where to play for awhile I find I don't change them till I do.  I have left strings on as long as 3 months(in the winter, very dry here) and change them as often as a week apart. But I have used the same kind of strings for years so I pretty much know when they start to degrade.  If I get any oxidation I change the immediately.

Comment by Jud Hair on May 4, 2012 at 12:52pm

I go by actual playing time rather than by looking at the calendar.  In general ... for coated, I change every 60-80 hours of play, for uncoated every 30-40 hours of play.  Since I play about 2 hours per day, this is just an average I've come around to after going through dozens of sets of strings the last couple of years.

Comment by Phil Manuel on May 4, 2012 at 12:28pm

DJ, personally, it depends on the sound I'm going after.  If I'm going to record, or play with a group, I like to have new strings broken in a bit to settle them.  Though, I changed my strings on my parlor, and found that I like that guitar with older strings with some life in them.  Basically, though I can play without changing for about 3-4 months.  I don't play out much.  I remember in my 'stage' days having to change strings every other day.  Those club dates and travelling were killers on strings.  Cigarette smoke in some of the venues just killed strings, and put a 'tar' coating on them that made them dead.

Comment by DJ on May 4, 2012 at 12:09pm

Since we are talking strings.  How often do you change them?

 
 
 

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