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    Hey! You kids get off my wall! ///It happens...

    Hey! You kids get off my wall! ///It happens all the time. Some people just got walls - some don’t.///. :old:
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    My Kala tenor guitar measures 3 and 3/8” at the...

    My Kala tenor guitar measures 3 and 3/8” at the bottom.

    I like it a lot, but it makes lots of mistakes. :old:
  3. I have three Kala Ukes (see below) and a Kala...

    I have three Kala Ukes (see below) and a Kala tenor guitar, so I guess Kalas are my favorite. However, I really like my Luna concert a lot.
    :old:
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    Off the subject, but I have a little Generation...

    Off the subject, but I have a little Generation high F, and boy is it fun to play. It’s my favorite whistle, and I don’t usually care for high pitched instruments.

    It’s easy to play, and it,...
  5. All right, my apologies for the the political...

    All right, my apologies for the the political posting. I’ll just keep on astrummin’ and asmilin’. :old:
  6. Bill1, I certainly agree that we’ve become super...

    Bill1, I certainly agree that we’ve become super picky, and everyone’s a critic. I think it’s the fault of all the darned news programs on our TV. Politics, politics, politics . . . does it never...
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    I have one that I bought a long time ago, but I...

    I have one that I bought a long time ago, but I seldom use it. I don’t like the loose, wobbly way it works. It seems like one could over tighten if he/she wasn’t careful.

    I’m a careful kinda guy...
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    No, I’m not 100+. I am somewhat less aged then...

    No, I’m not 100+. I am somewhat less aged then that, but I’m on my way to it. All the more reason to play now. :old:
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    Yeah, life’s a bitch, and then ya die . . . ...

    Yeah, life’s a bitch, and then ya die . . . :cheers: :old:
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    Yeah, but Iíve been retired since 1976. I can...

    Yeah, but Iíve been retired since 1976. I can play my instruments every day Ďtil my embouchure swells up or my fingers bleed! I got rid of my golf stuff, and I quit shooting archery. I donít lift...
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    You UUers have waaaaay too much time on your...

    You UUers have waaaaay too much time on your hands. Go play the heck out of your ukes. That’s what they’re for, and not something to endlessly shop for and change and talk about.

    Anybody can...
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    Go Rams! Or not . . . :old:

    Go Rams! Or not . . . :old:
  13. I’m glad that I didn’t hear him sing the Anthem. ...

    I’m glad that I didn’t hear him sing the Anthem. I like his CDs a lot, hearing him flop would have made me sad. :old:
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    I simply cannot believe that we are haviní a...

    I simply cannot believe that we are haviní a conversation about what MUSIC WE ARE PLAYING!

    What about strings and Brand Names and wood types, etc. etc. etc.?

    Glory be. There is music being...
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    Hey, Tom, I’m working on the same but only with...

    Hey, Tom, I’m working on the same but only with my Irish tenor banjo in GDAE. I also have it in CGDA.

    I was using TAB before, but I decided to use notation from now on. I’m more comfortable...
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    Poll: I like Ďem stickiní out the back best for looks,...

    I like Ďem stickiní out the back best for looks, but I have a heck of a time usiní that kind.

    What are Planetary Tuners vs. Frictions? The kind on my banjos (out the back and twist clockwise then...
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    I have a coupla instruments which dig into my...

    I have a coupla instruments which dig into my right arm, so I wear a large, athletc arm guard (Wilson, red) on my right arm when I play them.

    It works well, and one can use it whenever it’s needed...
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    Don’t worry about it. It just an old man’s...

    Don’t worry about it. It just an old man’s attempt at humor. :old:
  19. I see . . . And do you always fret and pick them...

    I see . . . And do you always fret and pick them all with the exact same pressure? Are the sounds emanating from the solids sounding better because you like those ukes better? Do the solids “feel”...
  20. I don’t reallyl know if what you say about solids...

    I don’t reallyl know if what you say about solids is correct or not, but the reason I only have one with a solid top (only) is because I don’t like messing with all that humidity stuff.

    All of...
  21. Well, I’m gonna go out on a limb here, and if I...

    Well, I’m gonna go out on a limb here, and if I step on some toes it’s because of my ignorance and not just crankiness.

    I think all this talk about mellowness vs. brightness is a tempest in a...
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    Yeah, I agree too, but it still needs some...

    Yeah, I agree too, but it still needs some colored ribbons on the peghead. :old:
  23. No, I use it mostly for noodling right now with...

    No, I use it mostly for noodling right now with or without a flat pick. I also have a 5ths tuned Lanikai concert banjolele, which I use for Celtic and Classical.

    I hope you do try it and enjoy...
  24. It is Linear Tuning - CGDA. I think the part...

    It is Linear Tuning - CGDA. I think the part number is Aquila 31U. Some UUers use it on tenors too, but I haven’t. The Soprano one is 30U I think (I don’t play sopranos much.

    It sounds good...
  25. Yeah I agree. If it was mine and didn’t cost too...

    Yeah I agree. If it was mine and didn’t cost too much to fix it up, I’d keep it to play or at least use as a wallhanger. :old:
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