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I found an easier way to sharpen knives.

   This very cool attachment  slides over the back of japanese knives to keep an even sharpening angle.  I got mine at Hida tools, one of the last great Japanese tool stores.

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Shop Upgrade 

I have been on a rug buying binge!  I think it’s looking a little nicer.   Fern is checking it out looking for bumps Carefeully stacking the cool guitars while we give them a new home

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I’m starting a section called Weird, Odd, Rare or Old 

Here is something that may have all 4 and then some of the categories. Looks like Schaller made this for Gibson.  What’s unique about this bridge is the rail connecting the roller cam to the bridge forcing the bridge to … Continue reading

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Three Generations of Shop Managers

Glenn          Fern          Allen I am very lucky to have great friends and co-workers. Glenn has moved on to Product Specialist for Gibson, and many locals still see him around.  Allen is on … Continue reading

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Easy way to adjust a vintage bolt on truss rod.

It can be a nightmare to adjust a truss rod at the end of your neck, especially if you can not get to it at all.  You can go for it and chance messing up your pickguard.  Maybe you can … Continue reading

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