Greg Mirken's Discussions (631)

Discussions Replied To (629) Replies Latest Activity

"They're not making this stuff up in the back room. If their supply is sold out maybe…"

Greg Mirken replied Sep 12 to Luthiers Mercantile (LMI) Closing up Shop!

19 Oct 6
Reply by Walter W Wright

"Doubtless that old case was built with hide glue, and deserves to be restored with t…"

Greg Mirken replied Sep 9 to COFFIN CASE LINING

9 Sep 26
Reply by Taffy Evans

"The good news is that since most instruments are sold online these days, there’s nob…"

Greg Mirken replied Aug 7 to Possible future in Lutherie

14 Aug 11
Reply by Taffy Evans

"When I see a perfectly flat soundboard on an inexpensive guitar it says to me “overb…"

Greg Mirken replied Aug 7 to Smoothness, flatness of classical guitar tops

1 Aug 7
Reply by Greg Mirken

"First, there was no custom shop in 1966. Second, Martin never put any designation th…"

Greg Mirken replied Jul 24 to Strange embossed patch on my Martin O-16NY headstock

4 Jul 28
Reply by Colin Caissie

"Adding some reinforcement won’t have any tonal effect. There’s no reason not to, for…"

Greg Mirken replied Oct 31, 2022 to Neck Block

3 Oct 31, 2022
Reply by Greg Mirken

"Well, the clear finish certainly shows off the chatoyance of the wood nicely, but if…"

Greg Mirken replied Sep 20, 2022 to Best shade for D18 copy ?

11 Sep 21, 2022
Reply by Len Biglin

"Did the mahogany have sealer on it before the filler? If so some red-brown stain in…"

Greg Mirken replied Sep 19, 2022 to Best shade for D18 copy ?

11 Sep 21, 2022
Reply by Len Biglin

"It’s possible that the lacquer in that area has degraded from sweat, deodorant, and…"

Greg Mirken replied Apr 28, 2022 to Mirror Shine on Black Gibson LP Custom

2 Apr 30, 2022
Reply by Bob Steinarsson

"Yes, you should address it. It will take a week or more of humidification. Water see…"

Greg Mirken replied Feb 1, 2022 to Turning an innie into an outie

2 Feb 1, 2022
Reply by Eric Gleason


© 2023   Created by Frank Ford.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service