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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: 421
Latest Activity: 1 hour ago

Three Gulls Roasting by an open fire ....

Discussion Forum

Strings for a Seagull Artist Studio 8 Replies

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Started by paul. Last reply by Derick Chatfield 1 hour ago.

Seagull migration patterns - a new hope! 6 Replies

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Started by Elton Bloye. Last reply by Elton Bloye 2 hours ago.

S6 Folk vs Coastline Cedar Folk 39 Replies

First..mea culpa for initially sending this as a message. I'm truly sorry.In the local Craigslist there is a Seagull S6 Folk and a Seagull Coastline Cedar Folk offered for sale (different sellers). …Continue

Started by Jeff T.. Last reply by Jeff T. 19 hours ago.

Fair Dealing on Used Seagull Guitars! 18 Replies

Off and on the issue of fair prices for used Seagulls has come up. And, in various ways members have commented on good prices and not-so-good prices.I thought it might be interesting to get an…Continue

Started by Alan Edmunds. Last reply by Robert Williamson yesterday.

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Comment by Tony K. on September 5, 2014 at 7:18am

You guys have probably heard this, but in case you haven't, there's an old saying about Canada and guitars...."Canada is where good guitars go to die."  LOL.

So, ya, winter is the real challenge here.  I am very diligent in making sure that saying does not apply to me.  8-)

Comment by Jud Hair on September 5, 2014 at 7:15am

Thanks to our central AC, this extremely humid month of August and now early September here in North Carolina has not seen an RH over 57% inside the house.  Things are good here, although in February, I'll be humidifying like crazy, fighting to keep the RH above 30% because of forced air hear.

Comment by Tony K. on September 5, 2014 at 6:33am

I'm in Ontario Canada.  "So far," even though our summers are VERY humid, it hasn't had a big enough effect on any of my acoustics to warrant me doing anything.  I keep them in their cases whenever not being played and they seem to be ok with the summer.  It's the winter and keeping them from getting thirsty that I seem to have stay on top of.

Comment by Robert Williamson on September 5, 2014 at 6:27am

one other note.

I noticed the action on the S6 rising.. so I put a fresh silica bag in it and action settled back down within hours.

Silica bags (desiccants) are useful if you live in areas with high humidity in summer. In 15 years, I changed bag once, this summer. I expect they recover a bit during winters.

I don't recall seeing anyone talking about this method of humidity protection in here..

Comment by Jud Hair on September 4, 2014 at 7:21pm

I can relate ... caused trigger finger in both my hands years ago by overdoing the use of post hole diggers trying to landscape the yard in our new home.  It put me out of commission with guitar for years.  Thankfully, a series of cortisone injections gave me relief and I started playing again.

Comment by Robert Williamson on September 4, 2014 at 2:27pm

gosh ,, ive been quiet lately..loads of problems ... lets catch up

i had to pack away all my guitars cept the s6 in order to finally install THE DOOR. Worked on rewired my network, preparing for the split of the computer room into computer side and studio side. Humidity as been high lately... but the S6 can take it.  Ive taken the NE Amber trail out of it's TRIC case a couple times and it  is sounding sweet. But

i've damaged both elbows repairing my side balcony. Really affects how long i can play..

Comment by Martin van Dooremalen on September 3, 2014 at 9:13pm

To help refresh your memory Jud:

Comment by Chuck Hydrick on July 2, 2014 at 4:46pm

'Sweetwater' is now a Seagull dealer. They have some nice photos of the ones that are in stock (which seems to be most of the lineup). Man, I wish the excursions had the 1.8 nut.

Gulls @ Sweetwater

Let's chalk it up to beginning-of-summer excitement (because I forgot about it as well).

Comment by Jud Hair on September 3, 2014 at 6:14pm

Chuck ... Me miss something?  Not likely! Wait, what were we talking about?? :-)

Comment by Chuck Hydrick on September 3, 2014 at 4:50pm

Jud- Posted about Sweetwater/Seagull back in early July. You must've been out-of-pocket to have missed it. Sweetwater's customer service is outstanding. (At least that's been my experience.)

Greg - Very cool that you could provide some entertainment for the in-laws.

Comment by Greg Ballantyne on September 3, 2014 at 2:29pm

Took a Seagull NE cedar top dread out to the Appalacian mts. over the last few days, some of us had rented a house on the shore of Deep Creek Lake (MD) where the weather was mainly wet, with the exception of one fine afternoon..... some ofthe wife's family, unaware that I had ever been a guitar player or a singer..... The NE turned out to be a hit during the wet weather, it was agood thing I brought it along....

 
 
 

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