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Larry Lenhart

Ponca City, Oklahoma
Post Posted 15 Jun 2017 11:11 am     Reply with quote

Wow, Thanks for posting that...very interesting...I might be mistaken but I think the thread you were referring to was included at the top of that thread. Great pictures too !
Zum Stage One, 1956 Rickenbacker D8 console, Melbert S8, 1976 Ibanez L5, Gretsch 6122-1959, Telonics pedal, Taylor 214 CE, Squire Tele, Recording King Banjo, 3 Roland cubes 30s and 80, Carvin combo bass amp
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Mikiya Matsuda

San Francisco, California, USA
Post Posted 15 Jun 2017 7:55 pm     Reply with quote

After years of pining for a Clinesmith, I sent a deposit a couple weeks back for a cast S8. Playing steel guitar is hard. Waiting for one is worse...
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Rick Barnhart

Arizona, USA
Post Posted 15 Jun 2017 8:04 pm     Reply with quote

Actually, I think the wait is delicious. Hard to explain, but everyday you know you have this wonderful surprise on its way to you, someday Wink
Clinesmith consoles D-8/6 & D-8, Pettingill Teardrop, Pettingill P8 Deluxe, BJS & Zirconia
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