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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: 434
Latest Activity: 5 hours ago

Three Gulls Roasting by an open fire ....

Discussion Forum

Sweetwater Has Super Sale On Maritime SWS Q1 Mahogany - $499 - Just Ordered One! :) 6 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 9 hours ago.

S8 Hardshell Case 3 Replies

I was going to try to convert a violin travel case for the S8, but it would have required cutting the walls of the case. So i dropped that idea.I picked up a Steve's in-store  mandolin case. It was…Continue

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

Smilies! 20 Replies

Here are some "smilies" that I stole from "another forum"...I made it a discussion so it won't go away...                                                                               …Continue

Started by FloridaGull. Last reply by Tony K. yesterday.

Nut width ... how big a factor in chosing your guitars?? 47 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 Greg Ballantyne on Tuesday.

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Comment by Robert Williamson on February 3, 2016 at 8:22am

 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 February 3, 2016 at 6:40am

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 February 3, 2016 at 5:29am

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 February 2, 2016 at 8:49pm

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 February 2, 2016 at 8:40pm

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 February 2, 2016 at 4:34pm

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.

Comment by Jud Hair on February 1, 2016 at 7:28pm

Here's a fairly rough looking Seagull 12-string with QI and free gig bag for only $150 in the NYC area on Craigslist ... 

http://newyork.craigslist.org/brk/msg/5429130794.html

Comment by Robert Williamson on February 1, 2016 at 4:07pm

tony remember to wear a helmet :)

Comment by Tony K. on February 1, 2016 at 2:40pm

It was great.  Thanks for asking!  So many things I never knew and had not considered when it comes to driving a bus and especially a school bus (which is the only way to get started on this without having heaps of cash to pay for it all yourself).  I'm having fun.  I love to learn new things and this is definitely giving me a nifty new educational experience.  Tomorrow I get to drive one for the first time, but just on a closed course for maneuvering erm, maneuvers.

 :D    Outa my way!  behind the wheel!   :P

Comment by michael schwartz on February 1, 2016 at 2:33pm

thanx, Tony...how'd the first day go? Clearly it must have gone OK as you're typing away!!

 
 
 

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