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Glad to be here!

Discussion in 'Welcome Wagon' started by Strat Jacket, Nov 6, 2018.

  1. Strat Jacket

    Strat Jacket TDPRI Member

    61
    Nov 6, 2018
    Land of Lincoln
    In a decision you may live to regret, I have been generously allowed to join you all here at TDPRI. I have to say, with all the usual suspects from S-T here as well as my recent Tele purchase, I feel right at home.
    Last summer I purchased my first Tele (always been a Strat/Casino guy) and immediately took to it like a duck to water. You might say it was a telekinetic experience...
    Anyway, glad to hang out with my old friends and hoping to meet some new ones.
    Here are a few pix of my new Tele, "Bluebelle"...LPB MiM Tele. Love this thing!

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    I picked up a new amp at the same time as the Tele (Super Champ X2) ans shortly afterwards, a New HH Jag and a Danelectro 12, but those are stories for another day.
    Thanks for having me here!
     
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  2. simoncroft

    simoncroft TDPRI Member

    Age:
    62
    13
    May 29, 2011
    Worthing, SE England
    Nice Tele!

    I am also grateful to be revisiting this fine forum. Although a Strat has been my go-to for years, I feel that the Tele was sort-of Leo's Les Paul. I can't find a pic, but I have a nice butterscotch Tele with maple board and black plate. :)
     
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  3. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Telefied Ad Free Member

    Age:
    61
    Nov 15, 2009
    Austin, Tx
  4. Frank'n'censed

    Frank'n'censed Doctor of Teleocity

    Mar 27, 2011
    Parts Unknown
    Howdy & welcome to Tele Town!!
     
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  5. FrankJames

    FrankJames Poster Extraordinaire

    Age:
    71
    Aug 9, 2008
    Ohio, USA
    Welcome to the forum !!
     
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  6. unixfish

    unixfish Poster Extraordinaire

    Apr 20, 2013
    Northeast Ohio, USA
  7. unixfish

    unixfish Poster Extraordinaire

    Apr 20, 2013
    Northeast Ohio, USA
    ...aboard!
     
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  8. El Tele Lobo

    El Tele Lobo Friend of Leo's

    Oct 21, 2014
    Florida
    Welcome to the forum! That’s a nice looking telecaster you have there. Glad to see you have discover them.
     
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  9. dkmw

    dkmw Friend of Leo's Silver Supporter

    Age:
    63
    Mar 30, 2016
    Florida USA
    This cross-pollination from ST has been hilarious.

    You’ll fit right in here; it’s all about the madness:eek:
     
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  10. Strat Jacket

    Strat Jacket TDPRI Member

    61
    Nov 6, 2018
    Land of Lincoln
    Proceed with caution, it's not reversible. Just sayin'...:twisted:
     
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  11. swany

    swany Tele-Meister

    364
    Sep 12, 2003
    Evergreen, Colorado
    Strat jacket, nice looking Tele, love that color.
    Welcome from the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.
     
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  12. nojazzhere

    nojazzhere Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    66
    Feb 3, 2017
    Foat Wuth, Texas
    Welcome!...many of us here (myself included) are former/recovering Stratocaster players. I still own one, although it hasn't been out of the closet in ages.....just no need. But be warned....we can have some pretty extreme opinions here! ;).....for example: where do you stand on tonewood? (ducking)
     
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  13. Strat Jacket

    Strat Jacket TDPRI Member

    61
    Nov 6, 2018
    Land of Lincoln
    I plead the fifth.
     
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  14. nojazzhere

    nojazzhere Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    66
    Feb 3, 2017
    Foat Wuth, Texas
    GOOD ANSWER! ;)
     
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  15. Strat Jacket

    Strat Jacket TDPRI Member

    61
    Nov 6, 2018
    Land of Lincoln
    This ain't my first rodeo...:rolleyes:
     
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  16. Ira7

    Ira7 Poster Extraordinaire

    Age:
    61
    Jan 8, 2008
    Coral Springs, FL
    Be aware that you joined at a bad time, but have patience.

    The site has been having problems.
     
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  17. tery

    tery Poster Extraordinaire

    Sep 21, 2012
    Tennessee
    Welcome to TDPRI my friend :)
     
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  18. dkmw

    dkmw Friend of Leo's Silver Supporter

    Age:
    63
    Mar 30, 2016
    Florida USA
    I gotta ask - over on ST, do you guys have animated discussions about BBQ, the best way to cook a steak, cornbread, cast iron skillets, etc.?

    Food is always a popular subject here on the Bad Dog.
     
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  19. Strat Jacket

    Strat Jacket TDPRI Member

    61
    Nov 6, 2018
    Land of Lincoln
    Yes, BBQ has come up more than once...
    "Animated"? LOL...it goes far beyond that, my friend. We're talking Monty Python land. Come on over and hang out. That way you'll have some refuge when this place goes down next time.
    Strangely enough, cast iron skillets have never come up to the best of my knowledge.
     
  20. dkmw

    dkmw Friend of Leo's Silver Supporter

    Age:
    63
    Mar 30, 2016
    Florida USA
    Thanks for the invite, I'll take a look. Actually I've been there, but only when a google search on assorted subjects I know nothing about (which covers a lot of territory) led me to ST.
     
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