"As some of you all know, I recently bought a new guitar - a Taylor this time. Its a Grand Orchestra body, nut width 1.75". I am also one for whom the 1.8" nut on the Seagulls is a significant plus. The Taylor, although sporting a slightly…"
"One comparison between Godin brands is nut width. The Seagull brand has more models with 1.8" nut, and the other Godin brands may be more weighted toward a 1.72" nut. All in all, I believe you'll find that the prevailing opinion here…"
"Robert - sometimes you just go with it. I was thinking about a mandolin or mandolin like instrument a couple of years ago, but never pulled the trigger. Maybe I chickened out - by thinking that I should work on improving my guitar playing before…"
"My guitar store has 2 of those Seagull mandolins. I'm no expert on those things, but to my ears, they sound quite nice. One was in that burnt umber color. Beautiful and classy lookin' thing.
Totally agree though in…"
The whole of idea with sticking with one brand limits one. One brand cannot meet all your needs.
Seagull (even Godin) doesn't make resonators, vintage sized parlours (12" and smaller lower bouts), full sized Jumbos,…"
"You're not straying, you're just adding another dimension to the musical journey!
My (current) inventory includes a beautiful 2010 Maritime Mini Jumbo, a S&P Pro Folk Sunburst Folk, a custom built Webber OO (North Vancouver BC), an…"
"I just bought my first Taylor yesterday, a 418e. I noticed it was strung with mediums strings also, but not until today. Mine included a small booklet, "Taylor Guitars String Guide". The only reason it's not a card is pages for…"
"I've noticed this before also - I just use my pocket knife to freehand the strap hole a little larger so that it fits. I keep a sharp knife however, no dull blades in my pocket. Just did this yesterday - for a 418e I picked up in town. Second…"
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
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
Seagull Maritime SWS HG spruce & mahogany dred
Seagull Natural Elements cedar & cherry dred
Aria six string spruce top dred - old Japanese acoustic flat top guitar from 30 years ago
Large selection of harmonicas
What type of music do you like to play?
Variety of rock, acoustic rock, folk
Do you subscribe to or regularly read Acoustic Guitar?
I don't regularly read Acoustic Guitar
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