"30-40% is TOO dry. 44-55% is better. Ah don't rely on drugstore humidstats, get one you can calibrate. I have 4 in my guitar room, becasue humidity varies with location.
Eg 54% at lower bout level, 44% at headstock level (guitars on wall…"
"I have a gauge in the room where I keep my guitars. Different woods seem to need different levels of humidity. Cedar, spruce and mahogany all seem to react differently so I strive for about 35 to 40 percent. Haven't had any damage."
"As of this last weekend, I am the proud owner of a 1977 G312 nt. What a wonderful instrument! I'd welcome suggestions regarding strings and how folks like to keep their guitars properly humidified at this time of year. Thanks!
"You know... after reading your posts I went to check my F-1512 GAD 'cause I din't remember... and it has the double truss rod too! That means that Guild doesn't joke... neither overseas! Wonderful guitars indeed!"
"I sold my Guild F5CE last year but still have my Guild JF-30-12. I love those double truss rod necks. After I bought a Gibson J-185EC Rosewood having 2 rosewood acoustic electric cutaway guitars seemed redundant. The Guild had real when soul finger…"
"Finally got round to it. I have fitted a JLD bridge doctor to my old EKO 12 string. The bridge and and top are now back to being flat. Easy to fit and well recommended . Hardest part was drilling out the Rivet on the EKO bridge to replace…"
I'm doing good thanks felling better cancer gone using my mask at night for sleep apnea.I never could get used to it ,soI ended up geting a concussion,went to hospital they said I had a miner heart attack from CO2 in my blood.not enough blood.well I use it every night now and I feel like my brain has been rebooted.Bought a Guild Jumbo I just neeed to take some pictures and figure how to get them on my PC.I need to dowhload kadak picture software.Take care I,ll get that guitar online soon. KOP
Hi Ted 2013 was a hard year for me cancer came back,went for treatments so far it's looking good I need to have part of my prostate cut ,it's to large.in Nov.I had a heart attack ,very mild one.I have sleep apnea and I could never get used to sleeping with a mask on.Now however I wear it every night,Feeling alot better and looking forward to writeing some music.Bought some new guitars got rid of some I just got a jumbo Guild F150RCE it is great.talk to you soon
Ted did you ever get anyone to help you write that song with you,If not or you want to see what someone else can do let me take a crack at it.send me the words.I have skype and a nice webcam but I need to remove some music and pictures and othe junk.The webcam has been runnig slowly lately.so I will clean that up and we can comunicate by that way or by phone
Hi Ted Iv'e been away for a while,doing some small gigs,along the northeast oceanside.It was very great for my mind and soul I was well recieved everyplace I played with many booked for next summer.now to get some fall and winter gigs, I would like to put together a small 3pcs acoustic band.