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


"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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Check them all out at: Website Links for Godin Companies


 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:  They will usually get back to you within 48 hours!


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


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: 433
Latest Activity: 2 hours ago

Three Gulls Roasting by an open fire ....

Discussion Forum

Merle Travis documentary ... well worth the time to watch! 3 Replies

Here's a link to a documentary on the great Merle Travis that is currently streaming for free through public TV.  Not sure how long the link will stay active, so if you've wanted to know more about…Continue

Started by Jud Hair. Last reply by Blackback Gull 2 hours ago.

Home Studio - Amplification For Acoustics 18 Replies

I am in the process of converting an upstairs loft room into a family music room.  In addition to my two Gulls, I have an electric guitar, keyboard, semi-functional bass guitar, and a brand new…Continue

Started by NorCal Gull. Last reply by Elton Bloye 7 hours ago.

Neck reset 3 Replies

I know the heel of a Seagull S6 is not glued to the body but the fingerboard extension is. If I unbolt the neck, will I be able to move the heel away from the body enough to"Floss" the cheeks to…Continue

Started by Harold Hensley. Last reply by Dave Fengler on Wednesday.

Nut width ... how big a factor in chosing your guitars?? 40 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 Jud Hair on Wednesday.

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

Comment by Derick Chatfield yesterday

Hi Tony
I think you can't play your guitar when driving the bus during training, but when the training is over you should be fine.
But maybe worth checking out, just to make sure.

Comment by Tony K. on Thursday

Just learned today that you cannot play your guitar while driving a bus.  Ah well, I just knew there'd be a couple of downsides to this job.

    :'(   :P

Comment by Robert Williamson on Wednesday

well at least the Gretsch Resonator got its fret board cleaned and some strings replaced to make it a HD set :)

Comment by Robert Williamson on Wednesday
Comment by Robert Williamson on Wednesday

 I just purchased a Analog Calibratable HygroSet Hygrometer intended for tabaco/cigar humidor (or guitar case :) installation

It's about 2" across, , which seems to be standard humidor installation size, with chrome bezel, sealing press fit fro case mount or magnetic mount for wallmount.. On sale at amazon for 11.50CAD. Seems to be at least as accurate as my digital Hygrosets. It will look nice in my 4th case mod project; Ibanez Artwood Parlour2, especially if it' s in the arch of an archtop case.

4th? you say.. yes.. not counting adding Logo's to all my hardshell cases...

- Neck lock for Tric cases

- Logo'ing Tric Cases

- Fitting S8 in a hardshell case

- Fitting a Parlor2 guitar in a Parlor/Grand  case (pending, still looking for a Parlour case)
Comment by Jud Hair on Wednesday

Agree Dave ... I wouldn't make a 3 hour round trip into NYC if the guy paid me $150 just to take that guitar.

Comment by Dave Fengler on Wednesday

I think I emailed that person months ago more or less telling him it's firewood.  

I've seen a few good deals on guitars in NYC but I'm not going to venture there, even if it's only 1.5 hours.  Not worth the risk.  And I hate traffic and one was streets!

Comment by Ron Khoo on Wednesday

Sounds like that gull 12 string is a very very bad deal.  This winter is relatively mind so it does not even have much value as firewood :(.

Comment by Jud Hair on Wednesday

Dave ... Wow, now that you mention it! Probably not worth the trouble then.  Even as a project since you gotta go into the city to look at it/buy it ... 

Comment by Dave Fengler on Tuesday

Jud - I've seen that one on there before.  A few months ago they wanted $175.  Someone "attempted" to repair all the cracks, including on either side of the neck.  That would have caused the neck to plunge into the top make the action a mile high.  Notice that it only has 6 strings, possibly not even tuned to pitch to keep it from imploding.


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