"This is great. I'm working with a local art center on developing a children's band using handmade roots instruments. The "lagerphone" would be a wonderful addition. Thanks for posting and bringing this to my attention. "
"I see you're in Cincinnati. I'm close to Hillsboro and was wondering if you ever bought boxes at Jungle Jim's? If so, what kind of price range do the charge? You have an interesting "family" of builds. "
"I left LA in 1970 never to return. The air quality was probably even worse in the 60s. The only time you ever saw Arrowhead and Big Bear was during the clearest days of winter. I enjoyed my seven years there but LA got too big and too crowded for…"
"When I was teaching history I would show a film each year of the urban sprawl in Southern California with Pete Seeger singing Little Boxes in the background. Most of the homes in LA are very similar in design and sided with stucco. I'm pretty…"
"Would I be correct in thinking the sound board is honey locust and the fret board is buckeye? I love the look of this. I've cut a ton (or two) honey locust for fire wood over the years but have never seen any milled. "
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