Mark Lindsay
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  • White City, OR
  • United States

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Found an Inexpensive Source of Bone for Saddles.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Lindsay May 26, 2012. 4 Replies

Living in a small town has its drawbacks. For instance, there are no real butcher shops or pet shops in the area to source cow bone for nuts and bridge saddles. I found an inexpensive source of bone…Continue

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Help With an Amp Potentiometer

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Lindsay Mar 6, 2012. 9 Replies

Howdy! This is my first post here on The Nation, and I have an amp question.I scored a VOX VT15, 15 watt amp in partial exchange for some work I'm doing for an aquaintence, and there's a problem with…Continue


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At 3:24pm on September 15, 2015, Moedecker said…

Man Mark! You told me about it on the phone but wow is that nice!

At 9:04am on December 7, 2014, Lew Myer said…

Hi Mark,,Thanks for adding me as your Friend. Also Many Thanks for coming today. It was great to see You, Tom and Jim come and share. I hope we can continue meeting evrry once in a while... I lill try and make the best CGB's around.. Thanks again, Lew Myer Medford OR

At 3:40pm on July 29, 2014, Jim Goodman said…

Thanks for  the request - appreciate your comments.

At 10:55am on June 5, 2013, Jim Morris said…

Thanks Mark. I've enjoyed looking at your builds as well!


At 8:30am on April 3, 2013, Randy S. Bretz said…

At 5:50am on March 27, 2013, Randy S. Bretz said…

Happy Birthday Mark  !!!!!!

At 1:08pm on September 21, 2012, wes carl said…

Mark If yer interested in using a larger speaker in yer amp builds look at my page Iv done it for years using the same board Gitty sells & others  They can take much more than a 4 inch 2 watt speaker  Iv used 8 inch & 2 6x9 speakers & they all work with that board & play a long time  AnywhereMusicPower 

At 6:03pm on August 7, 2012, Walter said…

Mark if you get this my email is

 All I need is an address and maybe phone number so when I get into Stagecouch or Silver Springs or whatever and get ahold of you

 My wife, Jane, has a phone 801-dang I dont remember it anyways I can come over any day this week


At 4:44pm on May 16, 2012, Hillbilly Hobo said…

thanks for the kind words mark and even more so on the oreo cookie blues gotta check it out just saw yor pics with your builds o man excellent where did you get the white boxes i really need one and the diagrams for the neck for the concept man thats a peice of art there now

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Newbie Anxieties

Posted on September 21, 2012 at 10:30am 6 Comments

I’m pretty new to the whole CBG scene. I only joined The Nation in January of 2012 so at the time of this writing, that’s right at 9 months. In that time, I've built a total of 6 guitars, and number 7 is on the bench. None of them are anything you’d call a work of art - the first 6 are fretless, 3-string, slide guitars that stay in tune (or not) at their whim. In fact, my 5th build has earned the nickname Bartleby for the simple reason that when it comes to staying in tune, it would just…


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