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    Fretboard crack or wood?

    Brazilian Rosewood typically is not prized for its density, though it is denser than other woods. It is typically prized for the look and tone, and now also the rarity...
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    Fretboard crack or wood?

    Looks like either cracks or open grain. Unlike Ebony, most Rosewoods have open grain... https://www.wood-database.com/brazilian-rosewood/
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    Review by 'bond_fan' on item 'Gene Baker B-1C Guitar Great Quality'

    A well constructed American made guitar by a known luthier in the electric guitar world featuring many characteristics of the big brands.
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    Review by 'bond_fan' on item 'Gibson 2003 Les Paul Classic 3-Pickups'

    Very thorough review with a nice informative video!
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    MLP Giveaway $50 Chicago Music Gift Card - Showcase/Review your gear!

    Done! A very nice new section that makes it easier for us to find reviews on instruments covered!
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    Reply to review by 'bond_fan' on item 'Gibson 2003 Les Paul Classic 3-Pickups'

    Very thorough review with a nice informative video!
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    Gene Baker B-1C Guitar Great Quality

    This thread is for the general discussion of the guitar Gene Baker B-1C Guitar Great Quality. Please add to the discussion here.
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    Gene Baker B-1C Guitar Great Quality

    Here's a review of an early Gene Baker Original B - 1C Electric Guitar. This early Gene Baker guitar was built around 2001 based upon the low 300's serial number and features a bookmatched 4 AAAA Quilted Maple top over a lightly figured vertical grain Genuine Mahogany bottom and one-piece...
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    Please tell me why BR Rosewood is so special

    I've been playing guitar since the 80's and collecting and comparing various exotic wood chasing tone for as long. Here are my opinions about Brazilian Rosewoods and the order is not listed by rank of importance: 1. It is one of the most pretty of Rosewoods, though each typically has a certain...
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    An Amazing Find! 1960 Gibson Les Paul Burst!

    I heard he has...
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    An Amazing Find! 1960 Gibson Les Paul Burst!

    Sorry for the loss of your grandfather! What a nice gift!
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    Quartersawn Top Affect On Tone

    Typically speaking quartersawn straight grain with no figure is supposed to be sonically quicker, and thus sound better. What is meant by sonically quicker is the sound travels through the wood faster from one end to the other. This is measured by a Lucchi Meter...
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    Jeff Swanson Marshall Style 4 x 12 Cabinets $500 Each

    Would you be interested in selling the 1960B cabinet without the speakers and if so for how much? I'm not sure if you are aware of it, but there have been a bunch of these cabs selling with speakers for about half of your firm $1K price?
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    FS: Stephens Design HDSN and HD59

    I'm interested in your Stephen Design PAF's, but I don't want to pay over cost for them. They are being sold by Dave for only $650.00 and the wait time is only 1 - 3 months. Best!


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