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Re: Make sense to own an HD-28V *and* a D-42? (reply)
Love the 42s, they are my favorite Martin style! I cannot give an unbiased opinion... They are the perfect combination of bling and tone. IMHO...YMMV...
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

12/18/14 1:59 PM
Re: Amazon Martin guitar Club (reply)
JHOCJ wrote:Another really cool Amazon on eBay D42 Nammhttp://www.ebay.com/itm/Martin-D-42-Amazon-Rosewood-NAMM-Limited-Edition-/281533600691?pt=Guitar&hash=item418cb5d3b3I used to own that guitar and everyone that played it loved...
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

12/18/14 1:47 PM
Re: We have a winner: jdjango!!! John Fahey UMGF Christmas Giveaway! The New Possibility (reply)
Thanks, please add my name. Carl
General Musical Topics

thetoymeister

12/17/14 11:52 PM
Re: New Custom D15SM -- Having a hard time adjusting. (reply)
Congrats on the new guit! Have a good tech check out the nut. If it is just a little high it can have a big effect on the playability. The action at the 12th fret can stil be fine even though the nut slots are high. Good luck, my...
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

12/06/14 2:40 PM
Re: NGD D-41 Quilted Maple (reply)
Doug, I put PB mediums on (SP-4200s) as it's pretty much my standard string. It also allows me to take 1 variable out of the equation when comparing guitars. Matt, Naz is a long time out but my plan was to bring the "old guys" (1923 0-28...
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

12/05/14 2:15 PM
Re: Giveaways! Weekly! You In? 2 more drawings: 2014 CFM Guitar-Holes (reply)
Throw my name into the hat too, please!Thanks,Carl
General Musical Topics

thetoymeister

12/04/14 4:05 PM
Re: NGD D-41 Quilted Maple (reply)
Thanks everyone! I'm putting new strings on the Greven and D-62 this morning to give them a fighting chance up against the D-41. So far the D-41 is my fave of my 3 maple guitars. Doug, I will have it (and probably the Greven) at...
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

12/04/14 2:19 PM
NGD D-41 Quilted Maple (topic)
Part of a limited run (this is #8 of 10) in 1991.Beautiful quilted maple back and sides with an Engleman Spruce top.Scalloped braces, X brace 1" from sound hole. Engraved "M" Gold tuners.Tortoise binding, 45 back strip, snowflake inlay...
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

12/04/14 1:15 AM
Re: NGD: Lefty D42 (reply)
I love 42s....Big Congrats!
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

11/30/14 4:01 PM
Re: NGD 1980 Greven F/0000 White Lady (reply)
Well after a couple of days playing this guitar I'm in love! Very clear and balanced...and loud. Great note separation...you hear everything. I think it's best finger picked but it will do it all well. A happy camper here...glad I jumped...
The Guitar Critic's Corner

thetoymeister

11/29/14 4:40 PM
Re: Ed-A-Palooza 2015! (reply)
Keith, Please bring your birds eye D-28 and we can do a Maple thing this year! Carl
Events and Local Get Togethers

thetoymeister

11/28/14 7:11 PM
Re: NGD 1980 Greven F/0000 White Lady (reply)
Thanks guys...at least I have other guitars to entertain myself with while the Greven's case is staring me in the face....
The Guitar Critic's Corner

thetoymeister

11/27/14 12:35 AM
NGD 1980 Greven F/0000 White Lady (topic)
Well it arrived today but I'm not going to open the case and play it until tomorrow!I was snowing here in Baltimore when the guitar arrived and I want to let it acclimate slowly.Here are a couple of pics from the ad.Can hardly wait but...
The Guitar Critic's Corner

thetoymeister

11/26/14 9:57 PM
Re: My wife's most recent painting 1931 00-18 (reply)
Beautiful. Deb just does great work! Congratulations, she certainly has a wonderful gift.
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

11/25/14 12:40 PM
Re: Post an old picture of yourself playing a guitar that's NOT a Martin (reply)
1964 Playing my Holsaphel 12 String in my parents dining room. At Patches' 15 Below (Timonium Md.) with the Timber Ridge Singers around 1966 playing my 1964 Guild D-40.
General Musical Topics

thetoymeister

11/24/14 12:11 AM
Re: Ed-A-Palooza 2015! (reply)
Me too! Ooo, Ooo, Ooo.....
Events and Local Get Togethers

thetoymeister

11/23/14 11:30 PM
Re: Preliminary Information (reply)
Room booked! See you Thursday evening! Can't wait!
Nazareth 2015

thetoymeister

11/22/14 1:01 AM
Re: What guitar have you owned the longest? Remember the purchase? (reply)
The guitar I owned for the longest time was my 1964 Guild D-40 bought new in the summer of '64. Sold it a few years ago because it just didn't get played. Of my current guitars it is my D-28 John Hall Conversion (to 1937 specs) which...
General Musical Topics

thetoymeister

11/13/14 10:08 PM
Re: Blast from the Past - Kenny Sultan at the MOC event 5 years ago (reply)
Jim, he posts here regularly as "bluesrus". As a matter of fact his post Music and Photography is about 5 posts below this one. BTW thanks for the vid!
General Musical Topics

thetoymeister

11/13/14 3:48 PM
Re: Are you shaping / building a collection? (reply)
Having bought 2 guitars since I declared "I'm done", no plan here.... I buy things that "grab" me. My most recent (a Greven F body) is a perfect example. Saw the pics in the buy and sell and had to have it. Still more in sell mode than...
General Musical Topics

thetoymeister

11/13/14 1:00 AM

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