Uncle Toad
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Uncle Toad commented on Marko Natri's photo
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"that one's a beauty!"
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Gary W aka Rev. Bluejeans commented on Uncle Toad's photo
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Sneak preview License Plate Strat 6 string

"Maybe you can mount the controls in an attached storage shed?  ;-) Nice!"
Jun 19, 2017
Uncle John commented on Uncle Toad's photo
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Sneak preview License Plate Strat 6 string

"Nice!   Have you ever heard the song, Doublewide Blues?"
Jun 19, 2017
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Sneak preview License Plate Strat 6 string

Working on some advanced circuitry: mid pup always on, toggle for neck/bridge, one volume, one tone, passive 'black ice' fuzz switch, a 9v distortion knob, and maybe a piezo. I hope I have room to mount all the controls
Jun 18, 2017
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Whammy Bar

"Wow. Raising the whammy bar to a whole new level. My hat is off to you sir."
Sep 23, 2015
Uncle Toad replied to Vick Griffin's discussion Anybody had luck with magnetic pickup mounted underneath license plate?
"Got any pix that show how it's done? I'm intrigued."
Sep 13, 2015
Uncle Toad replied to mike g's discussion ukulele gourd build pics
"Love this!"
Sep 12, 2015
Uncle Toad replied to Vick Griffin's discussion Anybody had luck with magnetic pickup mounted underneath license plate?
"From a scientific point of view - the mag pickup senses changes in magnetic flux, so you want to make sure the pickup is near something with iron that will vibrate.  In conventional designs, that would be the strings.  However - on a…"
Sep 12, 2015

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At 8:44am on November 26, 2014, darren brown said…
thank you todd
At 1:45pm on November 13, 2014, Ron "Oily" Sprague said…
Toad,

Thanks for the Friend req! Sorry if I didn't answer right away; our Net access has been spotty the last couple days.
At 7:00pm on April 29, 2013, Mike "Katfish" Karash said…

Uncle Toad, I'm back on the grid after being at the house up North with no internet, and saw your comment on the DoublHandy. Thanks for the kind words, I am really happy with the look and sound with the jacks as well. I'm going to try to do a video as you suggested, It wails with a real player! I'm just a builder... so I've gotta go recruit someone to do it justice!

At 10:44am on March 7, 2012, Careless John said…

Thanks for inviting me onto your friends list U.T.

At 9:29am on March 7, 2012, Tom Lanford said…
Thanks for the invite!
At 9:02am on March 7, 2012, Bluesheart said…

Thank you sir. Keep up the great work. Looking forward to seeing more.

At 10:12pm on March 6, 2012, Larry McInnes said…

It's an honor to join the select and distinguished members of Uncle Toad's friend list.

 
 
 

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