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GO BRONDEL....!!!!!
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The pernambuco is from Home Depot.
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Look forward to seeing more of this build!
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This Brondel build is fantastic! I am following!!!
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I loooooved that hog guitar, and this is an homage to that, with some unobtainium wood, so I'm really looking forward to it as well....
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Looking good, Matthew--dig the tiger stripes!
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Looking good, Matthew--dig the tiger stripes!
Laurent said "wild stripes for a wild man."
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Apart from looking super cool, what are the tiger stripes for Matthew? Maybe just to "one up" Juston, or do his Brondels have them too?
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Here is my prediction: this will be awesome, I just received a Pernambuco Brondel 2c and like it a lot. Also, I was able to play Juston's at Artisan and thought it was wonderful as well. I have two Pernambuco guitars and believe it might be my favorite wood.
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Apart from looking super cool, what are the tiger stripes for Matthew? Maybe just to "one up" Juston, or do his Brondels have them too?
I like the ribbon side reinforcements. Should lighten up the build, and sure look cool!

You need a sound port so you can admire them while playing! Hahaha

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Apart from looking super cool, what are the tiger stripes for Matthew? Maybe just to "one up" Juston, or do his Brondels have them too?
I have cheetah prints in one, but my Brondels are totally pedestrian other than that. Laurent told me, “plain details for a plain man.”
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Well you can add me to the list. I'm test driving a Brondel A2 Pernambuco that I'm having trouble putting down. First Pernambuco guitar I've ever played and I might agree Jim that it is quickly becoming my favorite tone wood. Such a light build, so fun to play and a vibe that I've never experienced with any other guitar. If you don't absolutely love your new Brondel then please PM me, lol.


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Here is my prediction: this will be awesome, I just received a Pernambuco Brondel 2c and like it a lot. Also, I was able to play Juston's at Artisan and thought it was wonderful as well. I have two Pernambuco guitars and believe it might be my favorite wood.
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Wboops John, didnt mean to call you the wrong name


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Well you can add me to the list. I'm test driving a Brondel A2 Pernambuco that I'm having trouble putting down. First Pernambuco guitar I've ever played and I might agree Jim that it is quickly becoming my favorite tone wood. Such a light build, so fun to play and a vibe that I've never experienced with any other guitar. If you don't absolutely love your new Brondel then please PM me, lol.
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Old 06-27-2019, 09:29 PM
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Here is my prediction: this will be awesome, I just received a Pernambuco Brondel 2c and like it a lot. Also, I was able to play Juston's at Artisan and thought it was wonderful as well. I have two Pernambuco guitars and believe it might be my favorite wood.
There's been a major run on pernambuco with Laurent this year. I agree with your prediction. Too nice a guitar considering the buyer, though.
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