Paparazzi

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Location: Auburn, California
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Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 4 weeks ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on Is Re-Fretting Possible Without Damage?:
"Ken: You are correct it’s a tad high at both ends and straight on the sides. I use a tuner it stays tuned and I’m able to play. This all started when I did..."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • one month ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on Is Re-Fretting Possible Without Damage?:
"Kevin  Replacing with another overlay is an option that I had never thought of. Hmmm Thanks for the input..."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • one month ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on Is Re-Fretting Possible Without Damage?:
"Skip Ive rechecked my measurements and my original statement of 3/16” looks more like 1/8” still a lot of material. and I like your idea of using a sharp..."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • one month ago • comments: 8
Created a new Group discussion "Is Re-Fretting Possible Without Damage?":
"Looking down my dulcimers (my third one) fretboard I find a slight warp going downward not side to side.  My measurement indicates a rough depth of 3/16”..."
Dulcimer Making
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 23
Posted a new Comment on Scallop Fretboard Sound effects:
"Well I’ve learned what terms not to use for sure, and that experimentation is a good thing and I must admit I have been doing a lot in that department, and..."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 23
Posted a new Comment on Scallop Fretboard Sound effects:
"Robin Thompson: @paparazzi I apologize if I have derailed your discussion!  The point I hoped to make was there are so many factors contributing to the..."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 23
Posted a new Comment on Scallop Fretboard Sound effects:
"Jimmy: I’m sure you have made or built many dulcimers in the past and have much more experienced than I, and I don’t even know if you an Ken are buds and..."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 11
Liked a groups item created by @strumelia: Dulcimer Making
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 23
Posted a new Comment on Scallop Fretboard Sound effects:
"Hi Dusty glad you tuned in here and your right it is an odd instrument design, but damn it’s fun to play.  I’ve seen David Beede decoupled tailpiece..."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 23
Posted a new Comment on Scallop Fretboard Sound effects:
"I really don’t believe I have a fetish about sound, at least I don’t think I do, as I mention early on, it was just the disappointment in sound I experienced..."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 23
Updated a Group discussion "":
"I’m now aware they are not called arches but scallops. Thanks you Strumelia  Ken: Please forgive my ignorance for the use of the term (fret bar) and not..."
Dulcimer Making
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 44
Posted a new Comment on Let’s Discuss Volume :
"Thank you Strumelia the post as been moved.."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 23
Created a new Group discussion " Scallop Fretboard Sound effects":
"I’m now aware they are not called arches but scallops. Thanks you Strumelia  Ken: Please forgive my ignorance for the use of the term (fret bar) and not..."
Dulcimer Making
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Winter Wind:
"Outstanding...."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on @paparazzi:
"Thanks Richard and I do have a lot to learn..."
Paparazzi
@paparazzi • 3 months ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on @paparazzi:
"Thanks for the welcome. It will take me awhile to use to the format. So be gentle. "

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Is Re-Fretting Possible Without Damage?


Looking down my dulcimers (my third one) fretboard I find a slight warp...
@Paparazzi one month ago - Comments: 8
Paparazzi

Scallop Fretboard Sound effects


I’m now aware they are not called arches but scallops. Thanks you...
@Paparazzi 3 months ago - Comments: 23

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Benjamin W Barr Jr
12/24/18 08:10:34AM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Paparazzi, and welcome to the wonderful world of the Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer.  It's a good place to come, spend some time, learn about the dulcimer, and to meet some good people.

Ben


Paparazzi
12/23/18 05:04:10PM @paparazzi:

Thanks Richard and I do have a lot to learn...


Richard Streib
12/23/18 04:46:16PM @richard-streib:

Welcome Paparazzi to Friends of the Mountain dulcimer. Glad you joined. It is great you are interested in the dulcimer. This is a great place to learn and have your questions answered. Best wishes on your dulcimer journey.


Paparazzi
12/22/18 08:48:11PM @paparazzi:

Thanks for the welcome. It will take me awhile to use to the format. So be gentle. happys


Ken Longfield
12/22/18 08:37:30PM @ken-longfield:

Welcome to FOTMD, Paparazzi. It is good to have you aboard.

Ken

"The dulcimer sings a sweet song."


Jim Fawcett
12/22/18 07:43:58PM @jim-fawcett:

Hey Paparazzi, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us.