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  1. CapnCrunch replied to the thread 1960 Gibson GA-20 $1,000 - Your Thoughts.

    looks great! Looks like a recent cap job. If you're ooing to play it and push it, seriously consider getting a new speaker and storing...

    Jul 25, 2021 at 11:00 AM
  2. CapnCrunch liked joealso's post in the thread 1960 Gibson GA-20 $1,000 - Your Thoughts.

    UPDATE on original post: Many of you have probably guessed it by now but I bought it and spent most of last night playing it. Got there...

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  3. CapnCrunch replied to the thread 1960 Gibson GA-20 $1,000 - Your Thoughts.

    Yep some people just don't get it. With the 5e3 the headroom is nothing. Glad you are magic. Good on ya. There are only about 10,000...

    Jul 25, 2021 at 1:48 AM
  4. CapnCrunch replied to the thread 1960 Gibson GA-20 $1,000 - Your Thoughts.

    My point of view really comes from 2 different angles. I have a GA 40 Les Paul and have played a Tweed GA 20. The late 50's Gibson...

    Jul 24, 2021 at 1:18 PM
  5. CapnCrunch replied to the thread 1960 Gibson GA-20 $1,000 - Your Thoughts.

    Different strokes and all of that and it depends on which Deluxe you're talking about, but I'd take a GA 20 to play and gig with over a...

    Jul 24, 2021 at 11:52 AM
  6. CapnCrunch replied to the thread 1960 Gibson GA-20 $1,000 - Your Thoughts.

    Take a listen to these. They'll give you an idea. Gibson GA-20 - YouTube HOLY GRAIL TONE! - 1959 Gibson GA-20T Ranger Tweed - YouTube

    Jul 23, 2021 at 5:50 PM
  7. CapnCrunch replied to the thread 1960 Gibson GA-20 $1,000 - Your Thoughts.

    If it weren't across the country, I'd be asking for the address because I'd be trying to beat the OP back to the shop ;).

    Jul 23, 2021 at 5:38 PM
  8. CapnCrunch replied to the thread 1960 Gibson GA-20 $1,000 - Your Thoughts.

    In that condition, buy it. Don't dicker, just buy it. I have a GA 40 LP that looks just like that but has tremolo and more inputs I...

    Jul 23, 2021 at 5:02 PM
  9. CapnCrunch liked Informal's post in the thread Hit Songs That Used Phasers.

    I was gonna post "Over half of EVH's catalog" :p

    Jul 23, 2021 at 4:18 PM
  10. CapnCrunch replied to the thread Hit Songs That Used Phasers.

    I can't believe they didn't get mentioned until the second page. They were the first band I thought of when I read the OP.

    Jul 23, 2021 at 3:29 PM
  11. CapnCrunch liked Stanford Guitar's post in the thread Hit Songs That Used Phasers.

    Phaser [MEDIA] Flanger [MEDIA]

    Jul 23, 2021 at 3:27 PM
  12. CapnCrunch replied to the thread If you only owned one single Strat....

    SSS for me. I have other guitars that have humbuckers. A Strat is not a Strat if it has humbuckers. It might be Strat shaped, but...

    Jul 22, 2021 at 5:27 PM
  13. CapnCrunch replied to the thread How do you hold your nut....

    Bone is hard and it burnishes easily. I use 80 grit for shaping, and run through grits from there, by hand to polish. I go from 80 to...

    Jul 22, 2021 at 5:24 PM
  14. CapnCrunch replied to the thread How do you hold your nut....

    ......Very carefully...... Seriously, I just use my fingers. I concentrate on getting the shape of the top of the nut correct. I then...

    Jul 22, 2021 at 3:30 PM
  15. CapnCrunch replied to the thread Walrus Audio gets an A+.

    In these days of internet forums and social media, I don't understand why more customer service people/departments do not act this way....

    Jul 22, 2021 at 3:19 PM