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#2076921 - 05/04/13 12:02 AM Re: If it weren't for DP's?????? [Re: dkong99]
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Originally Posted By: dkong99
No. But it's her roundabout way of saying she can't stand my playing - hence the separate building on our property.


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#2077589 - 05/05/13 10:48 AM Re: If it weren't for DP's?????? [Re: dkong99]
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Originally Posted By: dkong99
I for one certainly wouldn't. My most expensive guitar (full custom) ran about 7K and my wife had quite the fit. Heaven forbid I contemplate a decent acoustic piano as 7K barely gets you into the market, much less something I'd actually be proud to play and own.

Maybe she'd change her tune if she heard you were looking for a DP with GF action! ;-)
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#2077612 - 05/05/13 11:35 AM Re: If it weren't for DP's?????? [Re: dewster]
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Come to think of it, he might even be able to sneak in some really nice instruments without his wife ever finding out. smile I wonder if that would count as "cheating your wife with the love of your life".

EDIT: Kinda slow today, but now I understand dewster's nudge at the "GF action". I'd love to see wife's reaction to that. laugh Poor guy, he'd probably have to get a surveillance camera installed in his "playing shed".


Edited by Clayman (05/05/13 02:07 PM)
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#2077792 - 05/05/13 05:25 PM Re: If it weren't for DP's?????? [Re: dewster]
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Originally Posted By: dewster

Maybe she'd change her tune if she heard you were looking for a DP with GF action! ;-)


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#2077842 - 05/05/13 07:08 PM Re: If it weren't for DP's?????? [Re: Clayman]
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Actually I have, virtually all my instruments are either special-order or custom (I'm left handed btw) and the building is a bit more than a shed as it has full electric and heating/air. It can hold all my guitars, basses and amps but not enough room to add anything larger than a DP. Ideally that would change if I have another building contructed, probably about 750 sq ft (about twice the size of the other building) which would comfortly fit a piano.

Oh, who would be that stupid to bring one's gf to one's home? That's why they have their own place.

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#2077876 - 05/05/13 08:39 PM Re: If it weren't for DP's?????? [Re: dkong99]
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Originally Posted By: dkong99


Oh, who would be that stupid to bring one's gf to one's home? That's why they have their own place.


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