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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on Mystery Dulcimer:
"Here's the blog post for the instrument in the video. Looks like the labeling was exterior as stickers so it's not surprising that mine have been removed..."
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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Mystery Dulcimer:
"marg: Who ever made it, it looks nice.  Thanks, Marg, I thought it looked too nice to leave in the thrift shop, thought it would be fun to see if I..."
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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 526
Posted a new Comment on @jim-fawcett:
"Thanks, Jim, appreciate it!"
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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Help me identify this MD (if at all possible)":
"Ken Hulme: File for "fit" reasons not aesthetics.  A string will normally set firmly into a V notch, but can slip around inside a saw kerf.  I have a set..."
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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Help me identify this MD (if at all possible)":
"Ken Hulme: FWIW, we almost never leave a nut or bridge full height and cut slots down into it; we cut the height of a blank down to something reasonable..."
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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 7
Posted a new Comment on @ex-machina:
"Ken Longfield: Welcome to FOTMD, Ex Machina. It is good to have you aboard. I look forward to your participation in these discussions. Ken "The dulcimer..."
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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on Mystery Dulcimer:
"Well this Korean 70s MD looks very much like a simpler version of mine, so sure seems you guys are putting me on the right track!"
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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on Mystery Dulcimer:
"John Gribble: I believe that is a Korean-made instrument from the 19760s. The binding and center strip on the back are very guitar-like. It's quite..."
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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on Mystery Dulcimer:
"Thanks, all -- didn't occur to me that it might have been made overseas. I've uploaded a few more images showing the wood -- lacking any deep scratches in..."
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@ex-machina • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Help me identify this MD (if at all possible)":
"Strumelia: Assuming the dulcimer's "zero fret" was positioned in the correct place, I have to ask- did you cut slots deep enough so that the strings rest..."
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