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Old 01-07-2019, 05:26 AM
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Man, you guys are all neat and stuff.

I'm a slob.....






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Old 01-07-2019, 08:35 AM
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My acoustics are all over the apartment. The guitar room has mostly electrics and amps.




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Old 01-07-2019, 10:59 AM
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You all have some impressive setups. Curious? How many years did it take to put together your collections? My modest collection was mostly put together over the last 5 years.
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Old 01-07-2019, 11:04 AM
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You all have some impressive setups. Curious? How many years did it take to put together your collections? My modest collection was mostly put together over the last 5 years.
In other words "did you guys go into major debt all at once, or was it a slow decent over time." :-)
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Old 01-07-2019, 11:12 AM
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In other words "did you guys go into major debt all at once, or was it a slow decent over time." :-)
Exactly. I need to convince my wife that I don't have nearly enough guitars.
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Old 01-08-2019, 05:12 PM
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Ok, I’m sorry but there is something wrong with this vid. All those nice guitars and the sound track sounds good but not one single note or chord on a guitar....what’s up with that
It was 2am and I just got done watching my favorite Star Trek movie haha :P

RicFreak- Very nice room!
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Old 01-08-2019, 06:28 PM
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Becoming a ďDadĒ was worth any (and all) changes to my lifestyle. I hope that itís just as awesome for you!!!

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Nice photos so far.

This was my guitar room for last few years.



I have my first baby on the way this spring so the guest room has become his nursery and my wife and I earlier this week have converted my guitar room to a guitar room / guest bed room. I wasnít crazy about the idea but Iím excited about the reason we had to do it.









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Old 01-08-2019, 07:23 PM
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Becoming a ďDadĒ was worth any (and all) changes to my lifestyle. I hope that itís just as awesome for you!!!
Thanks Joel!

Iím super excited and nervous too on becoming a dad.
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Old 01-08-2019, 09:57 PM
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My acoustics are all over the apartment. The guitar room has mostly electrics and amps.











I see Nuno, Zakk and Steve on your wall...

This is all three playing together:
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And Me...taking a picture of Nuno...taking a picture of Zakk:
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And Steve:
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Old 01-08-2019, 11:38 PM
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Thanks Joel!

Iím super excited and nervous too on becoming a dad.
Just the fact you are nervous about it indicates you'll do great. It's hard, but rewarding.

Please be sure to give your Lady a break--she may need good care, rest and pampering just like your newborn!
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Old 01-09-2019, 04:38 AM
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Thanks Joel!

Iím super excited and nervous too on becoming a dad.
Treasure every minute - even the trying ones. My eldest was born five minutes ago and his wife is about to give us our first grandchild any day now.


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This made me think of Crocodile Dundee - 'that's not a guitar room - THAT'S A GUITAR ROOM!'
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Some impressive rooms / collections here. Mine's a lot more modest. First, my permanent spot, where we LIVE, near Philly:

Here's the space, with the electrics living on the wall by the amp, where it's easy to keep them plugged in (or now, to keep the wireless transmitters well charged), and acoustics on a couple of doors across the way (one shown, the other out of the frame to the right). The electric setup is all current, except for the tele in pieces on the stool - that one was just visiting. The acoustics have changed completely - I took this before I knew about carbon fiber.

untitled-2-13 by Ray, on Flickr

So here are my current Emeralds, which have replaced the wooden acoustics. Two of them live on the door hangers, the littlest older model X7 is probably gonna live with my older daughter and her partner once she decides where she'll start her full time doctoring career - she's finishing her residency over the next few months. So I'll have something to play when we do some extended visits wherever that's gonna be (Maine or Oregon are the likely landing spots). Nothing better than relatively inexpensive carbon fiber for that kind of duty.

Emerald Collection by Ray, on Flickr

We spend three months each winter on the Carolina Coast in a little rental condo, near our other daughter and her fiancť. Here's the much more abbreviated guitar area in that place. But frankly, I really dig this minimalist setup - no time wasted thinking about which guitar to play or why. Just grab the electric or acoustic and play. I could easily live with one acoustic and two electrics and may get down to that, or closer to it, someday...

unnamed by Ray, on Flickr

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Old 01-09-2019, 05:40 PM
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Wow, that's amazing. I wish singapore wasn't so far away . You should post some of your electrics and amps on the Electric Guitar sub forum.

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Old 01-09-2019, 08:22 PM
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Wow, that's amazing. You should post some of your electrics and amps on the Electric Guitar sub forum.
You ain't seen nothin yet!

This link is in member ricfreak's signature. It's an incredible group of pictures over many years.

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Old 01-09-2019, 11:27 PM
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Becoming a ďDadĒ was worth any (and all) changes to my lifestyle. I hope that itís just as awesome for you!!!
Now you can tuck your' babies in at night after playing a lullaby.
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