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Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 07-03-2013, 10:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 265
Posted By mike_oxbig
help identifying a guitar

I picked this up off of kijiji not knowing much about it, but the price was right and i had owned a tanglewood guitar in the past that i was impressed with. Somewhere along the things life someone...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-15-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 374
Posted By mike_oxbig
Found these old mics at a flea market

Stickers read:
Cardiod Dynamic Mike |Futura| UD-138 Dual Imp 50k ohm & 600 ohm Japan
Sony Cardiod F-25 Imp Low

no clue how old they are but it sure has a vintage vibe to it
google found me...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 05-29-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 259
Posted By mike_oxbig
i had this exact guitar. i was head over heels in...

i had this exact guitar. i was head over heels in love with it for a time. it was my first solid wood acoustic. if i recall correctly its low end overpowered everything else. not in a horrible way,...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 05-29-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 802
Posted By mike_oxbig
lol i'm glad this thread still exists almost...

lol i'm glad this thread still exists

almost exactly a year later the guy writes me back saying he'll take my offer of 200$ if i'm still interested

Not sure if i still have the "do it yourself" bug...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 04-13-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By mike_oxbig
gave it a setup today....shaved the saddle down...

gave it a setup today....shaved the saddle down by about 3mm and tweaked the truss rod ever so slightly

i know puppy love comes as fast as it goes but for now i feel like i rubbed a dirty old lamp...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 04-13-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By mike_oxbig
maybe try putting a capo on the first fret and...

maybe try putting a capo on the first fret and tuning it like that
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 04-13-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By mike_oxbig
lol wow. i can't imagine the intonation is...

lol wow. i can't imagine the intonation is anywhere close to accurate. luckily it's an easy fix - carefully remove the strings and put them on something that isn't a novelty toy
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 04-13-2013, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By mike_oxbig
i didn't get a good picture of the bow but if you...

i didn't get a good picture of the bow but if you look at the picture where i lay the brace across the back you'll see that it's flush on one end and about an inch and a half up on the...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 04-13-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By mike_oxbig
80$ for the guitar with a HSC, about 10$ worth of...

80$ for the guitar with a HSC, about 10$ worth of glue and wood filler (that i used like 10% of each bottle) and 30$ for a set of clamps. 3$ for the failed brace that ended up becoming firewood.

Not...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 04-12-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By mike_oxbig
Well i gave the glue about 2 hours to harden, but...

Well i gave the glue about 2 hours to harden, but within about a minute of taking the clamps off the brace started to peel away because of the bow in the middle. i took it off completely and noticed...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 04-12-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By mike_oxbig
The Neck joint was loose so i removed it. the...

The Neck joint was loose so i removed it. the bolts were only finger tight. removing it revealed a crack beneath where the neck is attached. Also upon closer inspection the vertical back brace was...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 04-12-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By mike_oxbig
Repairing a damaged S&P

I Pulled this in off kijiji. It was dropped and has three large but relatively stable cracks on the front and one very large and unstable crack all the way up the join in the back. neck and frets are...
Forum: Electric Guitar 12-31-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 247
Posted By mike_oxbig
it does look pretty cool but i don't know a thing...

it does look pretty cool but i don't know a thing about it since i can't figure out what model it is. i'm going to check it out tomorrow evening, i'll update then.
Forum: Electric Guitar 12-31-2012, 01:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 247
Posted By mike_oxbig
Any Hagstrom experts available?

I'm looking at a trade involving this guitar, but i haven't seen it yet and i'm a little stumped as to what model it really is. The truss rod cover says "swede" but it's a double cut, and i haven't...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-17-2012, 06:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By mike_oxbig
i just checked 3 guitars and 2 were like that...i...

i just checked 3 guitars and 2 were like that...i wouldn't be too concerned unless the thing won't turn or something
Forum: Electric Guitar 12-15-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,170
Posted By mike_oxbig
Worst name brand guitar would probably be an...

Worst name brand guitar would probably be an ibanez rg series. the hardware was complete crap. Worst sounding guitar would probably be an epiphone aj100 acoustic...you'd make a nicer sound putting a...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-15-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,982
Posted By mike_oxbig
quoted for truth. great song that can be played...

quoted for truth. great song that can be played without singing

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yTcqKqabe4Q
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-15-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,982
Posted By mike_oxbig
did you really bump a 7 year old thread to...

did you really bump a 7 year old thread to suggest something that's already been posted
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-14-2012, 04:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 463
Posted By mike_oxbig
Who says they'll be poorly executed? I've owned...

Who says they'll be poorly executed? I've owned several entry level solid wood guitars that were great for their price range, they're just not very flashy. I have a 300$ art & lutherie that has a...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-13-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By mike_oxbig
You amature, when the invoice says "Shipping...

You amature, when the invoice says "Shipping weight - 170kg" it's a dead giveaway
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-13-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 463
Posted By mike_oxbig
to put it into perspective...would you rather own...

to put it into perspective...would you rather own a bare-bones BMW or a kia with power windows and heated seats?
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-13-2012, 09:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By mike_oxbig
We should pool our resources and buy a small...

We should pool our resources and buy a small island in the phillipines. think about how much we'd save on shipping costs for our mail order brides!

There's a pair of AC3's in the little music store...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-13-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 463
Posted By mike_oxbig
There should be quite a few to choose from. For...

There should be quite a few to choose from. For example:

http://www.musiciansfriend.com/guitars/epiphone-inspired-by-1964-texan-acoustic-electric-guitar

I haven't played this guitar myself, but the...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-13-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By mike_oxbig
hahah well i guess a +1 about ovations is that...

hahah well i guess a +1 about ovations is that when the top finally cracks into a million pieces you can use the bowl for honey nut cheerios!
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-13-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 463
Posted By mike_oxbig
library cards should be laminated. guitars should...

library cards should be laminated. guitars should not.
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-12-2012, 10:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By mike_oxbig
You're sure into ovations hey. I tried really...

You're sure into ovations hey. I tried really hard to like that old one I got my hands on last year, but i just couldn't bond with it.
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-12-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By mike_oxbig
yep, the epi is gone, and the tanglewood has...

yep, the epi is gone, and the tanglewood has hardly left my hands since this afternoon. i don't think my fingers have felt this raw since last winter.

i've been fooled by puppy love before so i'm...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-11-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By mike_oxbig
hey stepchild! was hoping you were still a...

hey stepchild! was hoping you were still a regular around these parts...yep, i'm back to a winter of video games and guitar....maybe not as much as last year since my daughter is now old enough to be...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-11-2012, 09:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By mike_oxbig
Tanglewood guitars?

Hey everyone, long time no talk!

I'm going to test out a tanglewood guitar tomorrow, model TW15-NS CE. It will be a potential trade for my epi les paul custom.

I was wondering if anyone...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 05-22-2012, 11:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 397
Posted By mike_oxbig
It is the same specs as the 314, just...

It is the same specs as the 314, just cosmetically different. hmm now that you put it that way, i could basically get a brand new 314ce for the same price. I suppose i shouldn't really put any value...
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