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    You would do well to click on the link in my...

    You would do well to click on the link in my signature below and read the thread about mics, recording, pickups and how to make your pickup sound better.

    $50 does not get you much of a decent...
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    Yes, and keep in mind that most ukes weigh maybe...

    Yes, and keep in mind that most ukes weigh maybe 2 lbs or less, while most electric guitars and bass guitars are 6+ lbs, so weight should not be an issue in hanging a uke.
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    I too abhor the fact that too often beginners are...

    I too abhor the fact that too often beginners are fed with misinformation, and have decided that it must be an act of malicious ignorance from an employee who is a heavy-metal guitarist giving advice...
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    With as many ukes as I have, I cannot have them...

    With as many ukes as I have, I cannot have them all out at once, and also it's a real pain for me to keep a few in cases, so I have a sort of rotation of the ones in play, and those get hung next to...
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    The numbers on that page on Aquila's site are...

    The numbers on that page on Aquila's site are different now. Maybe it's worth noting that, but keeping your original post for historical purposes, as it seems that Aquila may have changed something...
  6. Thread: 1.5 inch neck.

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    IIRC, in one of her videos on YT, Mim has said...

    IIRC, in one of her videos on YT, Mim has said that she is the largest worldwide dealer for Ohana.

    Maybe worth getting in touch with her...she can tell you...

    or just email or PM Ken Middleton...
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    Well, in that case you could always grow a...

    Well, in that case you could always grow a foot-long beard or goatee, and then braid it, or be like a proper Chap and grow an enormous handlebar mustache with mutton-chop sideburns...
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    Don't forget the comb-over hairstyle that starts...

    Don't forget the comb-over hairstyle that starts just above the ear on one side, and that is held in place with copious amounts of Brylcreem...:)
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    Graham and Robert - very well said in both posts....

    Graham and Robert - very well said in both posts.

    Despite each of us having our own way of seeing this group of topics, I think that we have more in common than what we dont, and that is something...
  10. Thread: 1.5 inch neck.

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    Forgive me for being pedantic, but are you...

    Forgive me for being pedantic, but are you talking about NUT width (as it seems from you numbers) or NECK width as in front of fretboard to the back of the neck where your thumb goes?

    If NUT width...
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    The video here has some helpful info, on safe...

    The video here has some helpful info, on safe watching and some tips on how to do so:

    http://newjersey.news12.com/clip/13606701/experts-warn-residents-to-take-caution-when-watching-eclipse
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    :smileybounce: I've said elswhere on the forum...

    :smileybounce:

    I've said elswhere on the forum many times, it is whatever makes YOU happy, and allows YOU joy.

    More power to you, all of you, for your own choices.

    If you allow Hive Mind...
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    You are granted this 'award' once you have made...

    You are granted this 'award' once you have made 100 posts to the forum.
  14. MOST ukes with active preamps, i.e., that have...

    MOST ukes with active preamps, i.e., that have batteries are designed with a function that plugging it in turns the preamp on.

    if you leave it plugged in, then it will be turning the preamp on,...
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    Lot's of interesting, important and valid points...

    Lot's of interesting, important and valid points being made here, however...

    I would advise caution in making overly-generalized statements that lead to sweeping conclusions, for it is both a...
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    No worries. I'm glad to help. One thing to...

    No worries. I'm glad to help.

    One thing to note: When I've measured strings that are installed and under tension, with digital calipers, the diameters tend to manifest a but thinner than the rated...
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    The photos are hosted on smugmug, maybe you have...

    The photos are hosted on smugmug, maybe you have adblockers or a firewall program that is preventing access to the photos?

    I can see them fine too, with Firefox on Linux, and with extensions...
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    Thanks for that link. That document is great....

    Thanks for that link. That document is great. When I took a photography class in high school, we started with a pinhole camera, before moving to 35mm. Years later I got into photography with 35mm...
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    Reminds me of that '80s song by Timbuk3, "The...

    Reminds me of that '80s song by Timbuk3, "The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades" LOL

    Good info Nickie! We dont want anyone to go blind here.

    I am likely going to watch in tv or the web -...
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    It's all good brother Keith. What's most...

    It's all good brother Keith.

    What's most important is that you enjoy your ukes and they make you happy. :music:
  21. I have the KA-T as Keith mentioned above. It was...

    I have the KA-T as Keith mentioned above. It was the first uke I bought (at a local music shop, for $119 [same price as Amazon]). That was 4 yrs ago. I still play it at least once a week. It is...
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    Baz - thanks for another great review! That one...

    Baz - thanks for another great review! That one sounds and looks great! :music:
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    Keith - there was a pretty hot discussion about...

    Keith - there was a pretty hot discussion about doing this on tenor and/or bari a few years back, in which UkuleleJay and Rick Turner went thru all kinds of tests on strings and such for proper...
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    These links will demonstrate and explain for you:...

    These links will demonstrate and explain for you:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EezlTrZ7QV0
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EezlTrZ7QV0

    and LOTS more beginner help can be found at Baz's...
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    Thanks Nickie! :rock:

    Thanks Nickie! :rock:
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