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    bobouz replied to the thread NGD: D-55.
    Beautiful guitar! And regarding those tuners, it seems like in the ‘70s you could easily end up with either Schallers or Grovers. My...
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    bobouz replied to the thread NGD F-40 Traditional.
    Really like that one in it’s natural gloss finish. Also like the pickguard shape & headstock treatment. Congrats & Enjoy!
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    bobouz replied to the thread 1986 Guild F-44.
    Best of luck to you as the project moves forward - hoping you will be well rewarded!
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    bobouz reacted to ruedi's post in the thread NGD with Like Like.
    Thank you all! As you can tell by this detail, the guitar has been played a lot: Wanna know why? Because TONE. This thing is a...
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    bobouz replied to the thread NGD Epiphone Deluxe Archtop.
    Fwiw, there's a 1946 Emperor at Guitar Center's Hollywood store that says it's in Excellent Condition. Only one grainy picture, but I'm...
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    bobouz replied to the thread 1986 Guild F-44.
    My motto: If it's structurally stable & you like the tone, leave it alone! There are a slew of generalizations about best practices in...
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    bobouz replied to the thread NGD.
    The early ‘90s seems to have been a very solid era at the Nashville facility. I have a 1990 Chet Atkins Tennessean that’s a pleasure to...
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    bobouz reacted to ruedi's post in the thread NGD with Like Like.
    That's right, it's not a Guild... It's a '91 Gibson Les Paul Custom. What do you think? I like it a lot! Thanks @Guildedagain for...
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    bobouz replied to the thread NGD.
    How could I possibly pass up an opportunity to make Guildedagain nauseous? 2012 Gibson LP Special in his favorite color!
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    bobouz replied to the thread NGD-BT-258E.
    Wow, I’m having trouble computing this one in my head! So only the 3rd & 4th strings have an adjoining string? Never have seen...
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    bobouz reacted to cupric's post in the thread 1997 Starfire lll opinions? with Like Like.
    I think I'll keep it original for now. Like GAD said, it's too perfect.
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    bobouz replied to the thread 1997 Starfire lll opinions?.
    Remember that you can buy a harp tailpiece from Guild, made to fit a NS Starfire. The mounting holes may or may not line up, but at...
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    bobouz replied to the thread 1997 Starfire lll opinions?.
    Well, you can probably guess what I would say, since I have the exact same model, a '97 Starfire III, modified with a harp tailpiece...
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    bobouz replied to the thread Truss rod adjustments.
    I've adjusted the truss rod on every instrument I own - initially to get the relief dialed in where I want it. Once that initial...
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    bobouz replied to the thread Sealing a rosewood fingerboard?.
    I've seen cracked ebony and rosewood on both fingerboards & bridges. I always apply Fret Doctor to the bridge along with the...
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