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    NGD - Texas Toast Guitars

    VERY NICE!!!!
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    The "What pissed you off today" thread

    The issue with standardizing pricing is that you could end with large stores with deep pockets.... essentially selling gear at so low a price that other stores can not compete, so they go out of business. Then the large dealers who are left now control the market and with no competition they...
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    Happy new year to you all. New year's resolutions?

    Celebrating 10 years of RNA Music being in business today 1-1-10 is our official open date for collecting sales tax on people... Though we were in the building remodeling and ordering inventory end of 09. But hey... I'd like to do a lot more with online teaching this year. That's a big plan for...
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    Neck dive on chapman guitars?

    The GF we had on hand had neck dive, Which I thought was odd because my Gibson Explorer is perfect and the E1 we had was great as well. But different woods can differ in density a bit. Would need to try a bunch of them to see if its a common issue or not. ML2 had no problems with.
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    Rate the Last Film You Watched

    Agee on Rise of Skywalker. Went in with very low expectations, was pleasantly surprised. Is it perfect? no. DO I still wish they had stopped at Return of the Jedi and left all the old characters alone and started at a completely different time point in the Star Wars Universe (the old republic...
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    The "What pissed you off today" thread

    I am happy about that. It could be worse.... but it's more about federal taxes and being a business owner and self employed! The Government is not good at managing my money anyways...
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    The "What pissed you off today" thread

    Good man, super busy it seems as always!
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    The "What pissed you off today" thread

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    What put a smile on your face today?

    New Guitar Day.... Again lol
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    What put a smile on your face today?

    Been on a journey top get healthier. Again. Making great progress so far in 2019. Losing weight an Blood Sugar is getting under control after being barely borderline pre-diabetic. Have lost 24 lbs so far and looking to drop another 25-50.
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    Ryan's RNA MUSIC FAQ

    Wow! Been awhile since I posted in this thread lol. Well, we've done a few hundred of these by now. Here's the latest for anyone interested!
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    Snake Oil Fine Instruments

    there's lots of snake oil being sold in the industry really. Guitarists thrive on it lol.
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    What put a smile on your face today?

    Once we eliminate the cc payments and truck payment... I can knock out my student loan in 2 years.... Should have done it years ago lol.
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    What put a smile on your face today?

    so good. once we looked at the total amount we were paying out in cc payments and bank loans we realized something. 1. We're Rich. 2. We don't have any money. 3. We're giving banks all our money. 4. If we were not paying out those payments each month and instead shoving those payments into...