Korrigan
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Loopy!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andreas Fischer Jun 13, 2018. 7 Replies

Be warned, there's no CBG in this video but...For you guys that are into looping (talking to you Vinnie) check this guy out. Dub FX is a master musician in my opinion and he doesn't even need an…Continue

Fear preventing me from finishing build.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Korrigan Dec 30, 2017. 5 Replies

I'm just minutes away from stringing up a new uke, it just needs a tailpiece.The only thing keeping me from finishing it is that it's nearly 1am and if I turn on my table saw and wake up my wife…Continue

Gold dobro soundhole covers

Started this discussion. Last reply by Korrigan Dec 4, 2017. 7 Replies

Does anybody know a source for 2" yellow gold dobro/resonator soundhole covers?I ordered some but they turned out to be a rose gold, not yellow gold.I'm looking for a gold like the 24k or hamilton…Continue

 

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Korrigan replied to Luke H's discussion Steel String Tenor Uke: soundboard & truss questions
"Here are my recommended gauges for steel string ukes. My goal was emulating the soft feel of nylon strings by choosing low tension. With a separate fretboard your neck will definitely have the strength for this selection of strings... provided you…"
Jan 24
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Christmas in the Trenches

"Aye UJ, took me a few tries to get through it without choking up. Glad you liked Poorness."
Dec 13, 2022
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Christmas in the Trenches

"Leaky eye good."
Dec 13, 2022
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Christmas in the Trenches

This is my favorite Christmas song.On Christmas Eve 1914, in the dank, muddy trenches on the Western Front of the first world war, a remarkable thing happene...
Dec 11, 2022
Korrigan replied to Slowpaw Steve T's discussion CIGAR BOX NATION CHRISTMAS ALBUM 2022
"I'm not a song writer unless you count raunchy parodies. lolI'll just upload my video and let YouTube handle the royalties."
Dec 11, 2022
Korrigan replied to Slowpaw Steve T's discussion CIGAR BOX NATION CHRISTMAS ALBUM 2022
"Affordable Song Licensing"
Dec 11, 2022
Korrigan replied to Slowpaw Steve T's discussion CIGAR BOX NATION CHRISTMAS ALBUM 2022
"A mechanical license is the permission of the copyright holder granted to someone that records and distributes their song. Under current U.S. copyright law, the mechanical royalty rate is 9.1 cents/digital download and 0.0006 cents per stream.…"
Dec 11, 2022
Korrigan replied to Slowpaw Steve T's discussion CIGAR BOX NATION CHRISTMAS ALBUM 2022
"What if we have a mechanical license for a copyrighted song?"
Dec 10, 2022
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Dec 7, 2022
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Santa Sings Santeria by Sublime

"Rich!!! Thanks for treating us Korrigan."
Dec 6, 2022
AGP # commented on Korrigan's video
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Santa Sings Santeria by Sublime

""Good Song Well Played and Sung Korrigan", where I come from, we celebrate "Merry Xmas" & "Happy New Year" (Not "Happy Holidays"), and we  sing "Christmas Carols" Just Saying ;-D"
Dec 6, 2022
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At 7:17am on July 22, 2021, Rob Uker said…

I just checked out you pictures. You make beautifully creative instruments. 

At 3:43am on April 13, 2021, A.D.EKER said…

Sophie looks heavy whit all them Bolts ! how much  does she weigh? well balanced and clean looking in front ! Korrigan !

At 2:43pm on May 19, 2020, Rob Uker said…

Very creative work.

At 11:33pm on June 24, 2019, A.D.EKER said…

Hi Korrigan Great new Logo T shirt on the Logo picture! "PIGASUS"rules!

At 8:48am on March 8, 2019, Tim Pannabecker said…

Your skill set and knowledge building these instruments is impressive.  I hope to create musical art as you do and many others on this site.

very grateful to have found this community

At 5:40am on December 22, 2018, A.D.EKER said…

Verry Nice symatrie in that book strummer/mando/guitar  sound holes & knobs, black & White pic superbe! sins that pigasus stept on stage ist turning out gems! Happy Day,s and a great Yearchange ! to you and your loved ones ! Seasons Greeeetssszzz A.D.

At 9:49pm on August 31, 2018, A.D.EKER said…

Thanks Korrigan ! I know, but sumhow time gets consumed whit urgent  Matters , little things like a tile from the roof slid down a couple inch, and the birds start a nest, and  because of the opening the wasps come in and build a nest, and the rain comes seeping in and the wood starts to rott and before you know it ,your on the roof the hole day fixing the shit ,that you did not pay attention to, but then again in the nick of time it was set for Over the Hill Disaster !! Thanks be reading you buy some wood today !! Greeeeeeettssszz A.D.

At 9:24am on July 31, 2018, A.D.EKER said…

Okie dokie,maybee its a surface to surface mater, whit presure on the cone the surface of the cone has to be eqal to the surface of the innerrim surface or rumble or vibration wil ocour ! or a lous end did fall in ? will be !

At 9:11am on July 30, 2018, A.D.EKER said…

My fathers cigars !excilente! fine detail Korrigan! fine looking build, they are getting prittyer and prittyer ! how did the fiber cone worked out ?

At 12:50am on July 16, 2018, Jeff 'Bones' Reilly said…

Stocked up .Cheers K.

 
 
 

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