And Now The Fun Begins

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And Now The Fun Begins

Postby (wmthor) » Tue Oct 20, 2015 2:43 pm

Although I have zero experience with a lap steel, this is my newest acquisition.
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'50s DC-12 Lap Steel
'63 1000 FG
'96 1997 LH MG
'97 360/12v64 LH FG
'98 360 LH MG
'00 360/12 Carl Wilson LH FG
'07 730S Shiloh LH
'08 660/12 LH FG
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Re: And Now The Fun Begins

Postby (cjj) » Wed Oct 21, 2015 1:02 am

Cool! Congrats! Steels are a ton of fun, but a lot harder (for me anyway) than they seem like they should be. I still haven't got the hang of it. Maybe it's all of those skinny strings...
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I have NO idea what to do with those skinny stringed things... I'm just a bass player...
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Re: And Now The Fun Begins

Postby (jps) » Wed Oct 21, 2015 1:49 am

Hey, that could be perfect as a courting lap steel, with a righty and you!
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