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by HalfBlindLefty
Sun Oct 16, 2016 1:07 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Meet Red
Replies: 7
Views: 3236

Re: Meet Red

Just blocked Red's tremolo with a wood block. I also raised the saddles with one turn per screw.
May have to adjust the neck bend to. it's too straight now I think.
by HalfBlindLefty
Sun Oct 16, 2016 1:05 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Meet Red
Replies: 7
Views: 3236

Re: Meet Red

150 ,- Euro for a used ( hardly played) guitar. New I think they are 229,- Euro. I hope it helps Gerd. But looking at Sticklers Syndrome is influencing I'm not holding my breath and enjoying every playing minute to the max :) Lighter gauge would ruin my tone, but if it's the only solution yes. Tunin...
by HalfBlindLefty
Sun Oct 16, 2016 12:10 pm
Forum: The Blues Room - Your Songs
Topic: Hard Times Coming Soon Too
Replies: 3
Views: 2025

Re: Hard Times Coming Soon Too

For as much as it counts :) I really like this tune VB.
I got that classical feeling straight away. Did I sense a bit of local folk-style in there ?

Well done, recording sounds amazingly good !
by HalfBlindLefty
Sat Oct 15, 2016 11:16 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Meet Red
Replies: 7
Views: 3236

Re: Meet Red

Thanks VB it is a well known mhh amp brand and they do guitars to
http://www.londoncity-guitars.nl/?product=spitfire-ii
by HalfBlindLefty
Sat Oct 15, 2016 9:20 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Meet Red
Replies: 7
Views: 3236

Meet Red

Hey Guys, yes HBL is still alive though not kicking to much :) Since playing the guitars causes to much mhh discomfort in my hands and wrists I need to sell my Ibanez Artcore and Yamaha APX. I was going to replace them with a stratocaster complement to First Lady, my trusty Tokai Goldstar. ( Strats ...
by HalfBlindLefty
Mon Jul 11, 2016 8:18 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Phat cat and my amps
Replies: 2
Views: 2243

Re: Phat cat and my amps

It does VB, thanks. I have to remind myself to unplug the Black Screamer's input though Batteries get expensive with a 2/week count
by HalfBlindLefty
Mon Jul 11, 2016 8:15 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Holidays Greetings
Replies: 4
Views: 3310

Re: Holidays Greetings

Great holiday to you and yours Gerd.
by HalfBlindLefty
Sun Jul 03, 2016 9:11 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Phat cat and my amps
Replies: 2
Views: 2243

Phat cat and my amps

Time for some Ampage Currently I have three of the 4 amps I own at home. The Egnater Tweaker, The Kitty Hawk the Kid and my trusty ol' Cybertwin SE And I'm still exploring the Phat cat P90 on my Avion. 4 tracks : Chords : Egnater - Avion switch middle position - G major : reverb and Delay 1st lead :...
by HalfBlindLefty
Thu Jun 30, 2016 9:37 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Phat cat musings
Replies: 8
Views: 4728

Re: Phat cat musings

12bar wrote:I wish I could (like you) take my guitar to work and play while my instruments are running... :lol: :

:rofl: :away:
by HalfBlindLefty
Thu Jun 30, 2016 9:17 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Phat cat musings
Replies: 8
Views: 4728

Re: Phat cat musings

Thanks you Gerd and VB Teeth issue seem to be dealed with. mhhh :fingerscrossed: Smoking: An ongoing battle every once in a while, but most of the time I'm good. :dance: Didn't touch one in over 7 months, regardless of the fact that 2 others in our home are still smoking ( makes me stronger somehow)...
by HalfBlindLefty
Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:46 am
Forum: Gear
Topic: Phat cat musings
Replies: 8
Views: 4728

Re: Phat cat musings

A quick one, I've gotta work
http://soundclick.com/share.cfm?id=12823596
by HalfBlindLefty
Tue Jun 28, 2016 8:18 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Phat cat musings
Replies: 8
Views: 4728

Phat cat musings

Hey folks, Half blind (& half teethless) lefty on-line once more :wave: Yup, had surgery performed a little over a month ago to have all the teeth removed from my upper jaw and get me dentures.. Should bring down the inflamations I was suffering from. Besides no more root canal treatments to :chicke...
by HalfBlindLefty
Tue Jun 28, 2016 7:50 pm
Forum: The Blues Room - Your Songs
Topic: Poor Black Mattie improvised version
Replies: 11
Views: 7408

Re: Poor Black Mattie improvised version

Good stuff :) Liked it a lot
by HalfBlindLefty
Thu Apr 21, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm out off order
Replies: 6
Views: 3688

Re: I'm out off order

How are you feeling now Michael ?
by HalfBlindLefty
Thu Apr 21, 2016 8:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Spring cleaning.
Replies: 3
Views: 2481

Spring cleaning.

I'm in the process of downgrading my soundclick pages from VIP to regular. Meaning. standard page, lower bitrate songs etc. I was fed-up with paying for lack of service and development. SC changed from Creditcard payment to Paypal and I had to find out when I click modify payment to see what would c...
by HalfBlindLefty
Thu Apr 21, 2016 8:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A bit nervous...
Replies: 9
Views: 4008

Re: A bit nervous...

Less polished doesn't mean less good. Play your heart out and you'll be fine. I've listened a lot to you and would show up on one of your gigs if it was over here no doubt.

Good luck and go get 'm
by HalfBlindLefty
Sun Apr 03, 2016 11:57 am
Forum: Gear
Topic: Replacing toggle on my Sheraton
Replies: 9
Views: 5307

Re: Replacing toggle on my Sheraton

:rofl:
by HalfBlindLefty
Sat Apr 02, 2016 10:04 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: First lady back in the house :)
Replies: 2
Views: 2231

First lady back in the house :)

Yup, she's been out for over two weeks. Reason ? well, High E kept dropping of the fretboard when I played it. Buzzing sounds with the high E and the B strings A thin/small crack on the upper side ( looking when holding in playing position) of the neck pocket. It was doctors time for her. Well he di...
by HalfBlindLefty
Sat Apr 02, 2016 9:55 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: Replacing toggle on my Sheraton
Replies: 9
Views: 5307

Re: Replacing toggle on my Sheraton

Great job Gerd. Good on you
by HalfBlindLefty
Sat Jan 23, 2016 9:40 pm
Forum: The Blues Room - Your Songs
Topic: Noodling and paddling
Replies: 4
Views: 2112

Re: Noodling and paddling

Music works for me Gerd, well done !