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#2931733 - 06/07/18 07:28 PM Beautiful workmanship
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My first "boss" in Muscle Shoals built this. I thought you guys might appreciate it.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=...4192&type=3
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#2931736 - 06/07/18 07:36 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: Steve Nathan]
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I'd LIKE to appreciate it, but... smile


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#2931738 - 06/07/18 07:44 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: Reezekeys]
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Let's try it this way.
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#2931744 - 06/07/18 07:55 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: Steve Nathan]
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That is very cool - elegant and functional.

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#2931746 - 06/07/18 08:04 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: roygBiv]
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Nice! I've never seen an upright shell, only grands.

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#2931747 - 06/07/18 08:06 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: Reezekeys]
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Cool!
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#2931781 - 06/08/18 12:08 AM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: Michael Wright]
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#2931832 - 06/08/18 08:28 AM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: jpapas]
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The black gear components with the dark wood looks really sharp!
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#2931916 - 06/08/18 06:22 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: hatricklov]
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Nice.
I’ve seen the short grand piano cases and they were ugly.
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#2931944 - 06/08/18 10:28 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: hatricklov]
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Originally Posted By: hatricklov
The black gear components with the dark wood looks really sharp!

Yes!


Edited by ChiefDanG (06/08/18 10:29 PM)
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#2931977 - 06/09/18 07:33 AM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: Steve Nathan]
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Can I get one too? laugh
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#2932062 - 06/09/18 05:53 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: Steve Nathan]
Steve Nathan Offline
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The black gear components with the dark wood looks really sharp!


He said he built it "out of some leftover mahogany he had laying around" laugh
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#2932471 - 06/12/18 04:53 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: Steve Nathan]
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Nice woodwork there! I thought it was a gutted piano.
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#2932483 - 06/12/18 06:42 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: BluesKeys]
Steve Nathan Offline
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Nice woodwork there! I thought it was a gutted piano.


No. He built it from scratch without a plan. I've known him for over 40 years and he and his brother both have made some of the most beautiful furniture I've ever seen. He's also one of the best singers I've ever known cool
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#2932488 - 06/12/18 07:22 PM Re: Beautiful workmanship [Re: Steve Nathan]
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Good golly, even the patch cables are symmetric.
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