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Capo Collections 12 Replies

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Started by Robert Williamson. Last reply by Robert Williamson Jan 24.

Capos on the headstock 13 Replies

I was involved in a jam the other day and when I put the tuner on my headstock, one of the other players said, "Jim, I hope you're not gonna leave that tuner on there." I agree with him.  I strongly…Continue

Started by Jim Yates. Last reply by Edward Sparks Jan 16, 2015.

Paige Capos, take the money and run 5 Replies

Saying I'm disappointed would be an understatement. After the glowing reviews of the Paige 12 string capo, I expected a superb product. That may have been true some years ago. It's not true now.As I…Continue

Started by Robert Williamson. Last reply by michael schwartz May 22, 2014.

Capo and Fretboard Radius 1 Reply

Moved this to a DiscussionMost 6 string acoustic guitars are 16" radius fretboards (both of my Seagulls certainly), while my Fender Hellcat 12 string has a 12" radius (more curve). My Epiphone…Continue

Started by Robert Williamson. Last reply by Robert Williamson Apr 17, 2014.

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Comment by Antonio Cotichini on July 4, 2011 at 7:43am

I agree with Richard. IMO Shubb is still the best. I was reading the article about five string capo at page 80 in the August issue... I always feel the same when I think that I did my first one (more or less 25 years ago) by simply shortening a bit of a regular Shubb... Stupid man! You should have patented it!...

Maybe next life I'll have another good idea...

Comment by Richard Gilewitz on June 28, 2011 at 4:01am
Couldn't live without my Shubb capos.
Comment by Rick Heenan on May 3, 2011 at 7:11pm
Trying to change the subject?
Comment by Edward Sparks on May 3, 2011 at 2:55pm

OMG!  a new capo...the keyring capo, made in heard it here first!

Comment by JB Maddox on March 12, 2011 at 7:35am
If you get caught touching your feminine side, you have to attend political correctness and sensitivity classes.
Comment by Rick Heenan on December 12, 2010 at 6:03pm

You can do it, just get in touch with your feminine side.

Comment by Edward Sparks on December 12, 2010 at 4:28pm

There is an old story about this...


A man found a bottle on the beach and rubbed it and a genie came out.  The Genie gave him one wish...He said, "I would like a bridge from Florida to Hawaii so that I can drive there anytime I wish."  The Genie said..."that's a pretty tall order, any chance you cold make another wish?"  The man thought and and then said: "Okay,could you make me understand women?"  The Genie said "How many lanes do you want on that bridge!!!"  

Comment by Jon M. Allred on December 12, 2010 at 4:08pm

Come on, Edward, if you can pull it off you'll be a millionaire! We'll worship you! As for me, I've had no luck at it.Jon

Comment by Edward Sparks on December 11, 2010 at 3:09pm

Wait a dog-gone minute here...I have to be the one to figure out women!?!?!?!??!?!

I'll stick to figuring out world peace...or is that the same task?!?!?!?!?  Edward 

Comment by Christopher Cozad on December 11, 2010 at 11:43am

Nice card, JB. Thanks. Great pedalboard, by the way. Once Edward gets women figured out and the mechanical capo / pedal is available, we can start on a completely wireless guitar system.  ;~}


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