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Chuck Hydrick
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  • Prospect, TN
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Cool Little Parlour Size Guitar

For those that may be interested, I found a Takamine EG630S for what appears to be a very good price at Sweetwater. I would be very tempted to snatch one up but the nut width is listed as 1 9/16"…Continue

Started Oct 21, 2012

 

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Chuck Hydrick commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"@ Dave - Nice rack. ;-)"
Jul 2
Chuck Hydrick commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"'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"
Jul 2
Chuck Hydrick commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Excellent, Dave. If you can repair the top, I probably wouldn't even bother with the back. (But that's just me.) Great find. Congrats."
Jun 30
Chuck Hydrick replied to FloridaGull's discussion NGD! Cort L450-O NS... in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Yep, I think you're right. If the Ibanez had solid back or sides certainly they would be touted as such. Would not be a bit surprised if both of these came out of the same factory. (Although, they do differ in scale length.)"
Jun 17
Chuck Hydrick replied to FloridaGull's discussion NGD! Cort L450-O NS... in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Cool, Chris (Can I call you Chris?). Looks very similar to (and priced similar to) this Ibanez AC240 that I've had my eye on for some time now. Needless to say: I'm totally on-board with this acquisition. ;-) "
Jun 16
Chuck Hydrick commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Speaking of Walden, I am currently jonesing for one of these. "
May 27
Chuck Hydrick commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I'm not much on Dreads, but I like this one. "
May 25
Chuck Hydrick commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"@ John - No reason at all you shouldn't try the Silk & Steels."
May 23
Chuck Hydrick commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"So you took her home, Ron? Congrats! That is a sweet guitar. Bet I know what you'll be doing this weekend. ;-)"
May 23
Chuck Hydrick replied to Chuck Snyder's discussion Dry Climate: Guitar Cases and Humidity Control in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"All the meteorologist around here insist on specifying water vapor in terms of "dew point". Whatever happened to good ol' RH? Grrrrrr......"
Apr 7
Chuck Hydrick replied to Jeff Hachtel's discussion From the Beginning - ELP in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I haven't worried TOO much about it, but it would be nice to throw it in if I can. But you're right Phil - It sounds just fine without it."
Mar 30
Chuck Hydrick replied to Jeff Hachtel's discussion From the Beginning - ELP in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Yeah, that one! LOL! Anyway, thanks again, Jeff."
Mar 30
Chuck Hydrick replied to Jeff Hachtel's discussion From the Beginning - ELP in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Cool! Thanks, Jeff! Yes, I agree - It'll take quite a bit of practice to get that up to speed for me as well. Ha ha. I think either approach on that bend is fine. They both sound good to me. The wide neck is great for this song. Especially that…"
Mar 30
Chuck Hydrick replied to 64phil's discussion String Rattle in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Good deal. That is the best possible outcome. If you went to a lighter gauge or even a different brand of strings that could have played a roll as well but the effect on the neck would have been very slight even if that were the case. (Certainly not…"
Mar 30
Chuck Hydrick replied to Jeff Hachtel's discussion From the Beginning - ELO in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Emerson, Lake & Palmer."
Mar 29
Chuck Hydrick replied to 64phil's discussion String Rattle in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Hi, Phil. Yes a small hygrometer of any sort should be fine. However, it's been my experience that they are notorious for being inaccurate. (Others here may be able to confirm or refute that.) I have a digital one that spends some of it's…"
Mar 29

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Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Amateur or recreational musician
How many years have you been playing guitar?
More than 30 years
Which of these instruments do you own or play?
Flattop steel-string acoustic guitar, Electric guitar
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
Martin GPCPA4 Full Gloss Rosewood
Seagull Maritime Mini Jumbo HG
Taylor Big Baby
PRS CE24
PRS McCarty
PRS Custom 24
What type of music do you like to play?
Rock & Roll
Pop
Blues
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At 7:49pm on January 29, 2014, Diamond Dave said…

Chuck--that bar was JM's. Dime drafts on Mondays, dollar pitchers on Thursdays!

At 8:31am on March 24, 2013, Dave Word said…

Hi Chuck,

 

Thanks for inquiring!  The B-1 models goes for $799 with Hardshell case, bone nut and saddle, and the B-1E goes for $999.   I see you're in TN.  Not sure if you know, but the Walden main office is now out of Nashville...

 

- Dave

At 1:03am on October 21, 2012, GNuck said…

Hi Chuck;

Glad the info helped out. For the money and fit the case does a great job. I really liked my mini jumbo but have since traded it and another Martin for a higher end model Martin. The new owner of it really likes it. In fact he sold the Martin I traded him but kept the Seagull Mini Jumbo.

:-)

At 10:53am on October 15, 2012, Jud Hair said…

Hi Chuck ... I see you play a SEAGULL!  Hope you'll join our very active discussion forum aimed at Seagull/Godin owners and fans.  check us out here: http://www.acousticguitarcommunity.com/group/SeagullAficionados

 
 
 

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