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Old 02-09-2018, 09:33 AM
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Yowzah. Congratulations!
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Old 02-09-2018, 10:19 AM
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Beautiful instrument!

Will be interested to get your impressions over time. I hope to acquire one of these in the coming year...

Thanks for posting!
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Old 02-09-2018, 10:20 AM
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Beautiful guitar, Bob! Congratulations!

- Glenn

Thanks Glenn. Always looking forward to your songs in Show and Tell.

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Old 02-09-2018, 10:27 AM
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Congratulations! That is a beauty. Enjoy.

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Old 02-09-2018, 10:30 AM
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Stunning!
Very, very nice.
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Old 02-09-2018, 10:39 AM
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Beautiful instrument!

Will be interested to get your impressions over time. I hope to acquire one of these in the coming year...

Thanks for posting!
Trust me my friend, my impressions will only improve over time on this one. PM me any time.
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Old 02-09-2018, 01:12 PM
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Richard Hoover + Eric Skye x Cocobolo = Brilliance
That's a cure for G.A.S.
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Old 02-09-2018, 01:24 PM
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What a beauty, I love the specs and aesthetics of this guitar.
Congrats!!
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Old 02-09-2018, 02:27 PM
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Wowza. That's easily one of the most beautiful I've seen yet. The top looks great. The headstock overlay looks just like my prototype with it's lighter red color. And the back is far and away one of the very nicest straight grained cocos. I know they come with SCGC "lights" strings, but I personally recommend the "mids" for sure. Have fun, e
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Wowza. That's easily one of the most beautiful I've seen yet. The top looks great. The headstock overlay looks just like my prototype with it's lighter red color. And the back is far and away one of the very nicest straight grained cocos. I know they come with SCGC "lights" strings, but I personally recommend the "mids" for sure. Have fun, e
Thanks Eric for the compliments. The strings it came with were DR Dragonskin 11-50's. I had the same thought that you need at least 12's on it so I'm encouraged by first impressions with these lighter coated DR strings (never tried them but have had good results with DR Rares). I have some SCGC strings on the way and I'm going to try some EJ16's and (my personal favorite) a set of Thomastik Infeld Plectrums. Hope to record some samples this weekend.
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Well done, Bob!

Play it in good health, enjoy every strum
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Old 02-09-2018, 03:59 PM
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Well done, Bob!

Play it in good health, enjoy every strum
Thanks Bob. Still hitting it hard and heavy on Mark Hanson material (currently working on Dedicated to Mississippi John Hurt and Flier). Hope it's going well for you.
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Rainsong P-12
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Old 02-09-2018, 05:00 PM
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Beautiful guitar. I'll bet it sounds awesome.
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Old 02-09-2018, 05:10 PM
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That looks fantastic. Of the Santa Cruz guitar models I haven't yet been able to try, that's the one that really stands out.

Play it in good health.
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