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Guitars for sale at Naz? (topic)
Not that I need more guitars....will be bringing 4 to sell....1986 D-621957 D-281957 D-28 converted to 12 string in the early '60s1966 D-28 converted to '37 specs by John Halland a '90's or so Martin thermoplastic case.All will be...
Nazareth 2015

thetoymeister

07/01/15 11:51 PM
Re: Where Did You Get Your Vintage Guitar? (reply)
1923 028 - Husband of a co-worker of a friend's wife. 1949 D28 - Folkway Music 1957 D28 - UMGF 1957 D28 12 string conversion (probably converted in the early '60s) eBay closed auction/called Pawn Shop after auction closed
The Vintage Corner

thetoymeister

06/20/15 1:49 PM
Re: NGD Custom Shop 000-45 (reply)
Just incredible....enjoy!!!
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

06/12/15 1:37 PM
Re: Mark Kreitzer returning to Martinfest - and an update about Jim Madison! (reply)
Jon, fun and furious pickin'. Thanks for all you do for us!
Nazareth 2015

thetoymeister

06/06/15 12:43 PM
Re: D28 (or other) Conversions thread - Please add pictures and soundclips  (reply)
Dave, the 42 style conversion John did for me has taken over the '37's spot in the rotation. Guess I'm just a sucker for bling... It is also a matching sister guitar for the 42 style 12 string he also did for me that displaced both my...
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

06/03/15 10:11 PM
Re: D28 (or other) Conversions thread - Please add pictures and soundclips  (reply)
Progress....we love progress!!! It just gets better and better!
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

06/03/15 3:06 PM
Re: Guitar Guards Needed - Still in need for few more (reply)
Add both Deenie and me, earlier is better! Carl
Nazareth 2015

thetoymeister

06/03/15 12:28 PM
Re: My Regal 12 Back Home (reply)
Congrats, nice save!
The 12-String Cafe

thetoymeister

05/27/15 8:31 PM
Re: Waiting for the truck (reply)
Congrats! Nice addition to the family!
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

05/27/15 8:30 PM
Re: Blues Creek restring and doing K&K installs (reply)
Is there a surcharge for 12 string slot head guitars? Thanks for doing this again! John and Jimmie do a great job with this every year! You guys rock!
Nazareth 2015

thetoymeister

04/30/15 1:26 PM
Re: Stelle 12 (reply)
So sad when an artist cannot pursue his craft. Best wishes for you, you are in our prayers.
The 12-String Cafe

thetoymeister

04/25/15 12:49 PM
Re: D28 (or other) Conversions thread - Please add pictures and soundclips  (reply)
Great wood on both of these Randy and Dave! Looking good...can't wait for the Randy special sound comparison! Canada will be jumpin' for joy when these get delivered, for sure! Sure glad I'm in sell mode these days 'cause this thread is...
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

04/25/15 12:45 PM
Re: What guitars are you bringing to '15? (reply)
Probably will bring the "maple family" (D-41QM, D-62 and Greven 0000). Might replace them with "the old guys" (49 D-28, 23 0-28 and 57 D-28) even though they have all been there before. Am certainly open to suggestions. Didn't want to...
Nazareth 2015

thetoymeister

04/02/15 6:32 PM
Re: STRING GIVEAWAY WE HAVE A WINNER! SEE POST #53 (reply)
Can always use extra strings.... they go like hot cakes around here!! Thanks!
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

02/10/15 10:46 PM
Re: My New/Old 12 String 1971 Guild F-612 (reply)
Sweet!! Will it be at Ed-a-palooza??
The 12-String Cafe

thetoymeister

12/24/14 8:12 PM
Re: busted guitar hypothetical (reply)
If you are not going to use the neck keep an eye out for an older D12-35. They can often be had for less than the 6 string versions.
Technical Info

thetoymeister

12/24/14 6:14 PM
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

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