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Old 01-15-2019, 08:51 AM
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Congrats! I was just noodling on one of those yesterday in a local shop. They’re great guitars! Really big sounding for their size.
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Old 01-15-2019, 08:52 AM
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Congratulations on that Larrivee. As others have said, their 40 series guitars are really nice sounding and playing instruments. Enjoy it for a long time.
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Old 01-15-2019, 09:04 AM
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Appreciate all the comments about my new Larrivee OM-40R. Awesome guitar for sure! After playing it quite a bit (for 1 day) I love everything about it, but am still trying to adjust to the feel of the flatter fretboard. Thinking about changing the strings from John Pearse 600L to DR Sunbeams or Elixir PN Nanoweb 11's to improve playability for me. I'm primarily a strummer and play a lot of oldies and R&B songs. Bought it from Shoreline so it has a great set-up already. Thoughts ? THANKS!
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Old 01-15-2019, 09:31 AM
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Congrats.
I’m loving mine also. I had Shoreline set mine up with JP New Meduims.
I then threw on some JP Lights and it plays easy and is loud.
Enjoy.
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Old 01-15-2019, 10:10 AM
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Gorgeous. Love the finish.
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Old 01-15-2019, 01:19 PM
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Congratulations on your beautiful guitar. I ordered a OM-40R 2 months ago and still have an agonizing 4 months to go. Enjoy it.
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Old 01-15-2019, 02:40 PM
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I've tried the OM-40 in both mahogany and rosewood. These are great guitars at any price, but for the price - Wow! I'd have one if I had any room left on my guitar wall. Congrats!
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Old 01-15-2019, 07:10 PM
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Rock that Larrivee!! Congrats mate!!
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Old 01-15-2019, 07:36 PM
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Happy for you.
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Old 01-15-2019, 10:37 PM
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Congratulations on your beautiful guitar. I ordered a OM-40R 2 months ago and still have an agonizing 4 months to go. Enjoy it.
Why do you have to wait so long? Aren't these readily in stock on a regular basis at most Larrivee dealers?
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Old 01-16-2019, 02:08 AM
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Beautiful! I am considering a custom D40R. Enjoy your OM.
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Old 01-16-2019, 08:34 PM
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Why do you have to wait so long? Aren't these readily in stock on a regular basis at most Larrivee dealers?
My local store, Bucks County Folk Music in New Britain, PA has a good selection of Larrivee's but, I custom ordered moon spruce top and abalone rosette. In for a penny, in for a pound.
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Old 01-16-2019, 08:39 PM
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very nice! I am on my third Larry, really liked each one of them. I do not think that the LV09 will leave me :-) Enjoy yours!!!
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Old 01-17-2019, 01:05 AM
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My local store, Bucks County Folk Music in New Britain, PA has a good selection of Larrivee's but, I custom ordered moon spruce top and abalone rosette. In for a penny, in for a pound.
Believe me you won't be sorry. I love my Larrivee's with Moon Spruce!
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Old 01-17-2019, 02:03 AM
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I'm with you, K&G. I like the Sitka top on my SD40M, but if I order the D40R, it'll have an Alpine "moon spruce" top with a large sound hole and a 1 3/4" nut.
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