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"Whoa, give that dude a distortion pedal, a delay pedal, and a looper pedal and cut h…"

Mark Bliss replied Jul 3 to How to Build a Nail Violin

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"Pretty spiffy! There's some great simple but functional solutions there. Good think…"

Mark Bliss replied Mar 20 to DIY Tennis Racket Guitar

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Reply by MadGomer

"I am pretty sure that with some effort, I could improve the design. Getting the drum…"

Mark Bliss replied Sep 12, 2017 to VIDEO: The World's Most Irritating Instrument

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Reply by Titch the Clown

"What you might be looking for is a "courting" dulcimer, which you will find has two…"

Mark Bliss replied Aug 3, 2017 to MYSTERY INSTRUMENT: What are these antique dulcimer things?

54 Nov 22
Reply by Andries D. EKER

"LOL! Following along I kept wondering where ya'll get your 2X4's. I haven't seen muc…"

Mark Bliss replied Jun 6, 2017 to Video link 2x4 challenge blond fiddle

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Reply by Rose Ericson

"Perspective: I've participated and monitored this site since before the move to this…"

Mark Bliss replied Jun 6, 2017 to Video link 2x4 challenge blond fiddle

30 Jun 10, 2017
Reply by Rose Ericson

"That's your first fiddle build??? Just shoot me. That's pretty friggin' awesome! Fid…"

Mark Bliss replied Jun 6, 2017 to Video link 2x4 challenge blond fiddle

30 Jun 10, 2017
Reply by Rose Ericson

"Nice find, I'm jealous! Care to contribute them to my collection? Yep, strummed, usu…"

Mark Bliss replied Apr 28, 2017 to MYSTERY INSTRUMENT: What are these antique dulcimer things?

54 Nov 22
Reply by Andries D. EKER

"Hi Corey I believe the intention is to compensate for the string gauges and the diam…"

Mark Bliss replied Apr 20, 2017 to Make a 2x4 Lap Steel Guitar

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Reply by bud molson

"That's swingin' yep! Skeesix, there's more names than I know for that board, but 'r…"

Mark Bliss replied Jan 26, 2017 to Three Strings of Django Fury: Brett Gardner's Gypsy Jazz Cigar Box Guitar

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