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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: 391
Latest Activity: 15 minutes ago

Three Gulls Roasting by an open fire ....

Discussion Forum

I think I’m becoming a Seagull 1.8” nut width snob and the beginnings of GAS….. 13 Replies

This past Saturday my wife and I had to do some shopping in the area where my favorite guitar shop is so I asked if she minded if we stop in and look around. “Sure” she said without hesitation. I…Continue

Started by Martin van Dooremalen. Last reply by Elton Bloye 17 minutes ago.

Taking Acoustic Guitar on Plane 9 Replies

Over the New Years, I'm going to be traveling by plane and I'd like to take along my Seagull Performer in order to play some music -- however, I've never traveled by plane with an instrument, much…Continue

Started by Stephen Leigh. Last reply by Craig B 11 hours ago.

2 questions, 2 guitars...some input gladly accepted 22 Replies

Hello Folks. I am interested in 2 guitars.1: Seagull Maritime SWS Folk Hi Gloss Q1 natural, I tried one locally and was quite impressed, great looking and sounding. I can get it cheaper on line (I…Continue

Started by Marty. Last reply by Elton Bloye 11 hours ago.

The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome 22 Replies

Gull Darn It!  Having squirreled away around $1,400 from my summer gigs, I'm debating my Christmas present to myself.  Of course it will be a guitar (duh!) ... but which guitar?Once again, my Seagull…Continue

Started by Jud Hair. Last reply by Elton Bloye yesterday.

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Comment by Alan Edmunds on December 15, 2013 at 3:03pm

I was so worried bout the lack of humidity in my forced-air home we took off for Florida for 3 weeks. My 'Gull and my wife's Norman are basking in Lakeland's warmth and sultry air. It'll be a shock to go home where I'll have to entrap them in cases and stick a humidifier in the sound hole.

Comment by Robert Williamson on December 15, 2013 at 2:35pm

@jud we have a humidifier on our furnace..never used, probably frozen with calcium deposits

i think i shall get an area humidifier for my guitar area in basment

...ill stand it on the dehumidifier :) I cant bear them in their cases!!!

Comment by Jud Hair on December 15, 2013 at 9:59am

Robert ... I'm kind of happy to see the dryer weather.  I wasn't always this way, but this past spring and summer has made me much more sensitive to the problems associated with excessive humidity (65%+), which I found much harder to deal with than the slightly low (under 40%) humidity I have now that the forced air gas heat is back on.  I haven't gone to the cases yet, but I've been running my room humidifier the past week or so, managing 45% in the area where the guitars are on stands and on the wall.

Comment by Jud Hair on December 15, 2013 at 9:55am

Hoosier ... that's a 2008 Fletcher Brock octave mandolin.  It's a guitar-sized instrument strung and tuned like a mandolin.

Comment by Hoosier Picker on December 15, 2013 at 9:04am

Just watched the excellent video below of Sarah Jarosz posted by Phil.  What kind of guitar is she playing, not the brand, but see it is an 8 string set up as a 12 string?  Just wondering . . .

Comment by Robert Williamson on December 15, 2013 at 7:32am

Comment by Robert Williamson on December 15, 2013 at 6:02am

Well,, we are snowed in here and interior humidity is hovering around 38%. In fact, humidity hasn't been in my 44-55% sweet spot for more than a week in either guitar area in the house, including my stand in the middle of my wife's forest in the living room.

I've put both Seagulls in their cases, NE Amber Trail in Tric Deluxe and S6 Cedar in standard hard case....with humidipaks.

Am i being overly cautious? After all I've not worried about the S6's  humidity levels in winter in 15 years.  It just that what happened to my original NE has got me paranoid...

For those who missed it. My original NE's neck bowed within a month and half of purchase during an extremely high humidity summer here. Seagull replaced it. Not sure if bow was caused by humidity, but I became sensitized to monitoring it, I even bought calibratable meters...

Comment by Robert Williamson on December 14, 2013 at 6:46pm

incredible harmonies: alex and sierra

Comment by Jud Hair on December 14, 2013 at 6:17pm

Comment by FloridaGull on December 14, 2013 at 11:22am

Ah, but I played the viola... ;-)

Perhaps a nice baritone guitar would add a nice sound?

 
 
 

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