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That's all I can stands. I can't stands no more!

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Popeye said that.  And me,too.

I've stopped making banjo rims and building guitars.  I sold all my guitar making tools and wood to some students at the Redwing Lutheiry School.  And I sold my rim making lathe to a guy in Kansas City.

I just bought an official wood turning lathe and have started turning bowls and little boxes.  Lots of fun!

So long and thanks for all the fish.

Dan

 

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Playing Since: 1960
Experience Level: Purty Good

Occupation: Retired, tennis playing banjo builder and (again) guitar builder

Gender: Male
Age: 82

My Instruments:
Whichever 5 string is handy.
And, of course, a couple of my own made guitars.

Favorite Bands/Musicians:
Michael Miles, John Balch, Mark Johnson, Ivan Rosenberg on banjo.
Woody Mann and Pat Donohue on guitar

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Created 12/14/2004
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Retired 10 yrs. ago from 30 yrs. as a social worker/bureaucrat for the State Of Michigan. Moved to Minneapolis to be near grand children. Wife & I play a lot of tennis. She makes quilts & does long arm machine quilting commercially. Started playing banjo in the 60's. Had a Seeger model Vega & was a Pete Seeger clone. Don't play in public any more. I make block rims and the occasional whole banjo. Recently got back into guitar building. Have built 8 guitars. Two daughters, three grand children, two cats, and one wife.

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