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Re: New Birth Year 000-18, for my second granchild (reply)
Congrats to both you and your new granddaughter! You are both very lucky people!
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

10/01/14 1:42 PM
Re: NGD 1957 D-28 12 String Mod and Questions (reply)
Thanks Dave! We guessed approximate dates based mainly on the availability of the Grovers. They are the later "pat pending" style with the rounded backs, not the flat backs. Do you know when they started the rounded backs? Carl
The Vintage Corner

thetoymeister

09/27/14 10:16 PM
NGD 1957 D-28 12 String Mod and Questions (topic)
I bought this guitar recently as a conversion candidate but after restringing and playing it for a while have decided to keep it "as is".It has a great booming sound and has a very cool aura just as it is.It is an older conversion and is...
The Vintage Corner

thetoymeister

09/26/14 10:02 PM
Re: fake or just a converted 6 string (reply)
Mike, the neck block says D-28, 1543XX making it a 1957.There is a pic of it in the ad if you follow the OP's link click "go to original listing" and it's in the second group of pictures. Phil, Intonation??? It is after all a 12 string....
The 12-String Cafe

thetoymeister

09/26/14 11:29 AM
Re: fake or just a converted 6 string (reply)
Well it arrived Tuesday and I've had a little while to assess the situation. No pics yet as my camera is acting up and won't flash for inside pics. First of all I am keeping it "as is" as it sounds great and is very interesting. It does...
The 12-String Cafe

thetoymeister

09/25/14 4:54 PM
Re: NMGD - 2007 D-42 Amazon Rosewood (reply)
Congratulations! These are fantastic guitars that sound even better than they look. I just sold one because I didn't play it but everyone who played it was impressed. Play it in good health! Carl
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

09/20/14 8:14 PM
Re: fake or just a converted 6 string (reply)
Well, it's coming to Baltimore so I guess we'll find out exactly what they did to it. Couldn't resist making an offer after the auction closed. Don't know exactly what I'll do with it, but I'll figure that out later. Just had to find out...
The 12-String Cafe

thetoymeister

09/14/14 12:17 AM
Re: Who has gone the longest without buying a Martin? (reply)
3 hours? Oh well...so much for not buying any more guitars.....
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

09/13/14 1:15 AM
Re: First Martin - First New Guitar (reply)
Congrats...Enjoy the ride!!
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

08/21/14 7:06 PM
Re: To Notch or Not Notch (reply)
That thread is just a little farther down this page about 6 threads from the bottom.
Technical Info

thetoymeister

08/19/14 12:37 PM
Re: To Notch or Not Notch (reply)
I have changed all of my guitars to solid pins and slotted the bridges (or had them done). As John said the ball ends seat better on the bridge plate. It may change the sound slightly (but that may have been the new strings)....
Technical Info

thetoymeister

08/16/14 8:18 PM
Re: I'm glad I don't have to, but... (reply)
Maybe just one 6 string acoustic.... But I'm glad I don't have to also!!!
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

08/15/14 12:00 PM
Re: 1941 Authentic plays my heartstrings (reply)
Great guitar....Congrats!!!
The D28 Lounge

thetoymeister

08/13/14 1:26 PM
Re: Bling & the ugly guitar (reply)
I like it....have no problem looking at it all night long.... ...as a matter of fact let's get together and test my sincerity!!!
General Musical Topics

thetoymeister

08/12/14 7:39 PM
Re: Traded-please close (reply)
PM sent.
Buy and Sell

thetoymeister

08/11/14 9:41 PM
Re: Friday Evening Unsanctioned Craft BREW-haha (reply)
Rhys, I think it was the Samuel Smith's Organic Chocolate Stout....but there were so many.....and so little time!!
Nazareth 2014

thetoymeister

08/06/14 8:49 PM
Re: IRISH PUB - HAPPY HOUR on Saturday Evening! (reply)
Just an insane good time! Thanks to everyone who had a hand in getting this going! Once the party started, it took off like an F-16 from a carrier deck!
Nazareth 2014

thetoymeister

08/05/14 5:33 PM
What guitars did you play at Naz that got your attention???? (topic)
As always there was a lot of passing guitars back and forth at Naz.Bob had his "bones" in a lot of hands (as usual).John Hall had his pre-war (Civil War that is) 0-28.Martin had a Sycamore D-18 in their booth at Martin on Main.Lots of...
Nazareth 2014

thetoymeister

08/05/14 3:14 PM
Re: ...and we're back. (thread to let us know you made it home safely) (reply)
Another early departure home... All the new toys stashed.... Great trip and the "new" 0-28 and "sister" 6 string safe and sound(ing) as good as they did at Naz! Fun, fun, fun! Now for some much needed sleep!
Nazareth 2014

thetoymeister

08/04/14 1:20 AM
Re: 1957 D-28 Custom, 1967 D12-35 (Sold), 1992 Guild JF65-12 (Sold), 2007 D-42 Amazon RW NAMM Special #20 of 35 (reply)
Replied to. Sorry for the delay, I was at Naz.
Buy and Sell

thetoymeister

08/03/14 11:20 PM

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