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  • North Fort Myers, FL
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frenchy replied to Jud Hair's discussion Laminate versus Solid Wood? Video Showdown! Take a look, take a listen, decide for your self. in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"yeah i never thought of that..thats a good point jud ..  i'm sittin here with a set of maudio speakers and they sound pretty good .. 75 watts ea. at about ear level .. and if its late at night i'll use a good set of headphones so if…"
Jun 16
frenchy replied to Jud Hair's discussion Laminate versus Solid Wood? Video Showdown! Take a look, take a listen, decide for your self. in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"not much difference .. the 114 sounded a bit brighter but not enough to make me lose my mind .. i liked the 114 better .. but then i like a guitar that can ring out as long as it don't sound brittle .. and the fact that the 114 is half the…"
Jun 15
frenchy replied to Jud Hair's discussion My quick & unscientific 3-guitar comparison "Martin vs Taylor vs Seagull" in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"well tone is all relative .. for me it was the martin and the taylor and last was the seagull .. pretty much in the order you played em . . the martin was fuller , the taylor was nice too but a bit thinner and the seagull sounded too subdued .. but…"
Jun 15
Craig MC replied to frenchy's discussion anybody had the chance to play one of these ?? in the group Small Body Guitars
"and from the future"
Feb 7, 2013
FloridaGull replied to frenchy's discussion anybody had the chance to play one of these ?? in the group Small Body Guitars
"Hey - that table was acoustically advanced..."
Feb 7, 2013
Craig MC replied to frenchy's discussion anybody had the chance to play one of these ?? in the group Small Body Guitars
"FG, not surprised about that Breedlove, given your penchant for instruments that look like the Jetson's coffee table..."
Feb 7, 2013
FloridaGull replied to frenchy's discussion anybody had the chance to play one of these ?? in the group Small Body Guitars
"In some ways, kind of like a Craviola:   These are more popular on Rigel 7... ;-)"
Jan 28, 2013
frenchy replied to frenchy's discussion anybody had the chance to play one of these ?? in the group Small Body Guitars
"thats really.......weird lookin .... have you ever played one of these things ?? looks like they ran outta wood and chopped part of the top off .. but it might sound and play really good .. i'd have to really like the way it played and sounded…"
Jan 28, 2013
FloridaGull replied to frenchy's discussion anybody had the chance to play one of these ?? in the group Small Body Guitars
"Well, if was going to spend that much, I'd dream about this: The CM Classic - only $7329 - after I win the lottery... ;-) http://breedlovemusic.com/guitars/master-class-guitars/cm-classic "
Jan 27, 2013
frenchy replied to frenchy's discussion anybody had the chance to play one of these ?? in the group Small Body Guitars
"nope .. the bridge looks about the same except if you look close there's no tilt for the intonation on the first saddle like on the one i just posted second .. hmmm.. wonder what happened there ?? i'm sure that straight across saddle…"
Jan 27, 2013
frenchy replied to frenchy's discussion anybody had the chance to play one of these ?? in the group Small Body Guitars
"yeah it does look a little wide at that don't it .. here's a pic of the one i'm gettin in about a week or so .. lets see if its as wide as the first one i posted..  "
Jan 27, 2013
FloridaGull replied to frenchy's discussion anybody had the chance to play one of these ?? in the group Small Body Guitars
"My initial thought/comment is "wow - that's one of the widest saddles I've ever seen..."... ;-)"
Jan 26, 2013
frenchy added a discussion to the group Small Body Guitars
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anybody had the chance to play one of these ??

its been awhile but i'm back now .. so has anyone had the chance to try one of these little boogers out ?? a guild m20 i think its called .. gad .. i think that means made in china .. it has a 1 and 11/16ths nut and 24.75 scale .. 16" fretboard radius .. all mahogony body and neck with a rosewood fingerboard .. i think i read it has a rosewood headstock overlay but i'm not sure .. any thoughts or comments just jump right in .. …See More
Jan 26, 2013
frenchy replied to Fern's discussion New member of the Seagull flock with questions... in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"yeah i think a folk would fit you perfect linda or maybe a mini jumbo .. i wish the entourage series made a folk cutaway .. they're the best priced seagulls and the nut width is 1.72 which is closer to my likin .. but ownin a guitar and gettin…"
Nov 27, 2012
frenchy replied to Fern's discussion New member of the Seagull flock with questions... in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"well just my 2 cents for what its worth linda .. trust your own ears the most .. its easy to be swayed by the ads and the artist endoresments so and so plays this and uses these strings .. and sometimes if you like that artist and the sound they get…"
Nov 27, 2012
frenchy replied to Stepan Chornov's discussion Loar LH250 SN in the group Small Body Guitars
"oh you have the epi stepan ?? do you have the same kind of strings on both guitars ?? could be the loar just sounds brighter and louder cause the stings are newer on the loar ?? a new set of strings can really bring a guitar to life ..just sayin…"
Nov 25, 2012

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Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Amateur or recreational musician, Guitar maker
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, Banjo, Bass guitar
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
tele's ,strats , les pauls , sg's ,yamaha sg's, aria cs400, prs soapbar , baritone tele , jay turser sg 12 string ,yamaha strat 12 string , ovation acoustic , guild d25, seagull cw folk , alvarez yairi dy73 cs,gibson les paul triumph bass , hofner club bass , beatle bass , highly modded baby p bass ..
What is your website address?
http://thefrenchinhaler@yahoo.com
What type of music do you like to play?
folk, blues, country, rock, bluegrass , or americana
Do you subscribe to or regularly read Acoustic Guitar?
I don't regularly read Acoustic Guitar

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