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    Ohana SK-30M long neck soprano

    Does anyone here have an Ohana SK-30M? (soprano body, concert neck/scale, all-solid mahogany) If so, I'd like to hear your impressions about sound, playability, quality, etc. I did a Google search...
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    Try "Both Sides Now" by Joni Mitchell as...

    Try "Both Sides Now" by Joni Mitchell as performed by Dave Van Ronk. She's said that his version was the best cover of her song.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KMhBdIu8gaI
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    My custom quote came in at about $485 delivered....

    My custom quote came in at about $485 delivered. I definitely would have paid that amount because it would have been beautiful but the chances of getting a nice sounding or even just an OK sounding...
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    I remember hearing that line from the Petty song...

    I remember hearing that line from the Petty song on the radio. The station I was listening to had an altered version of the song where the word "joint" was slurred so it kind of sounded like the word...
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    I've changed the lyrics to several songs that...

    I've changed the lyrics to several songs that I've worked up and put in my book. The changes are usually small, one or two words or part of a line. I've eliminated stuff like profanities,...
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    I'm curious to see what kind of answers you get....

    I'm curious to see what kind of answers you get. I was ready to commit to a Bruce Wei custom uke that would replicate the look of a uke I saw in a video IF I could rely on getting a nice sounding...
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    I think that Capaldi got kind of screwed with his...

    I think that Capaldi got kind of screwed with his tenure on the show. During his whole first season it seemed like he took a back seat to the whole Clara/Pink debacle. They had no chemistry and I...
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    I can't say that I was a fan of changing the...

    I can't say that I was a fan of changing the Doctor to a woman for no real reason other than, "It's about time." It was a total PC move that had nothing to do with continuing or advancing the...
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    My favorite McCartney bass lines are those played...

    My favorite McCartney bass lines are those played in "Something" and "Paperback Writer".
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    When I put new strings on I tune it after every...

    When I put new strings on I tune it after every song that I play. With that approach, I find that it stretches and settles the strings much faster. Once the strings are settled, I'll usually check...
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    That looks like the head of a CK-42.

    That looks like the head of a CK-42.
  12. Listen to and look at a lot of the stuff...

    Listen to and look at a lot of the stuff performed by Leon Redbone. There would be a lot of options there.
  13. My family are all concerts and from left to right...

    My family are all concerts and from left to right are in the order I purchased them. From left to right:
    Ohana CK-42R, Kala KA-FMCG, Ohana CK-120G, Kala KA-ZCT-C . (more details in my signature)
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  14. Mine was a Lanikai LU-21C (all-laminate). I...

    Mine was a Lanikai LU-21C (all-laminate). I bought it with the mindset that I didn't want a cheap toy instrument but I also didn't want to spend a whole lot of money in case it turned out I didn't...
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    I think that whatever is distilled out of the...

    I think that whatever is distilled out of the water affects the gel crystals and/or possibly the membrane of the humidifier itself so they instruct users to use distilled water. I was using the same...
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    I cheated. I only added what I needed using...

    I cheated. I only added what I needed using fractions of a spoonful. One of my humidifiers was a little firm and full so I gently squeezed some of the rehydrated gel up into the neck and put it into...
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    If it's not leaking you shouldn't have to replace...

    If it's not leaking you shouldn't have to replace the humidifier itself. You may have to replace the gel pellets inside of it or add some more. If it's operating the way it should...
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    Time to put those humidifiers to work!

    It's time to put those humidifiers to work! (At least in MN it is.) I noticed that the house humidity dropped below 40% for the first time this season. My readings have been 35-39%. I got my...
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    That was my first thought when I saw the picture....

    That was my first thought when I saw the picture. If he's doing a Dm it looks like the one finger would be right on top of the fret.
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    I just heard BB King's "How Blue Can You Get?"...

    I just heard BB King's "How Blue Can You Get?" earlier today. I listened the the soundtrack for "Crumb" earlier which contains some ragtime and other stuff hard to categorize. Right now I'm listening...
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    KYMN radio, Northfield MN. I'm so happy to have...

    KYMN radio, Northfield MN. I'm so happy to have discovered this radio station! I was visiting my Mom and when I arrived, she had the radio on. As we chatted and did things around the house, I found...
  22. The wood grain was so striking on this one I fell...

    The wood grain was so striking on this one I fell in love with it almost as soon as I saw it. I bought it without ever having touched it trusting the Kala name to deliver a nice sounding uke. I...
  23. Now I need to quit looking at ukes that I don't...

    Now I need to quit looking at ukes that I don't already own!
  24. Thread: Bling

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    Natural wood grain (ziricote) bling! ...

    Natural wood grain (ziricote) bling!

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  25. This is the uke that inspired this thread, a Kala...

    This is the uke that inspired this thread, a Kala KA-ZCT-C. (Ziricote laminate front, back and sides. Walnut fretboard and a satin finished neck which I love and wish I had it on my other ukes.) I...
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