What are you gassing for?

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Re: What are you gassing for?

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Mini Forklift wrote:
Sat Jul 25, 2020 10:50 am
No GAS right now as I need to start saving for back surgery

Have had major pain for a while, found out I had a ruptured disc so got a nerve blocker & cortisone injection but it didn't work. Went back this week to see my Orthopedic surgeon and now I'm in line for a L5/S1 Discectomy. Oh the joy
Ouch! Is this an injury from the powerlifting days?

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jeremyb wrote:
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Ouch! Is this an injury from the powerlifting days?
Yeah, it's old but not directly from powerlifting/weight training. Just something that's always been 'there' and very occasionally flares up; have been suffering with it this time around for around 4 or 5 months with it gradually getting worse. Don't want to have to rely on painkillers, which have now become a near daily thing unfortunately :(
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Re: What are you gassing for?

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Always something I'm gassing for but met a guy today to see about a deal on his Les Paul. Made me want a Les Paul. Funny that.

Excuse me while I open this can of worms I've just retrieved from a rabbit hole.

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I’d quite like something a bit pointy for a change

Probably just a phase, I’m sure it will pass
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Molly wrote:
Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:00 pm
Always something I'm gassing for but met a guy today to see about a deal on his Les Paul. Made me want a Les Paul. Funny that.

Excuse me while I open this can of worms I've just retrieved from a rabbit hole.
Tell us more about it. did you grab a pic?
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Molly wrote:
Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:00 pm
Always something I'm gassing for but met a guy today to see about a deal on his Les Paul. Made me want a Les Paul. Funny that.

Excuse me while I open this can of worms I've just retrieved from a rabbit hole.
Shouldn't have sold that Singlecut.

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robthemac wrote:
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Shouldn't have sold that Singlecut.
Shouldn't have sold a lot of things but if I didn't I couldn't inch my way up. That said, with prices the way they are there's gear I've let go that I'm unlikely to be able to afford again. Still, I've a better rig than I can justify so need to be grateful for that.

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Re: What are you gassing for?

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Absolutely nothing

Loving the LP, my old Strat scratches the Hendrix itch nicely and I probably have too many pedals rather than not enough
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Re: What are you gassing for?

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A 20w toob amp

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KNNZ wrote:
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A 20w toob amp
Spoilt for choice then :D
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Re: What are you gassing for?

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KNNZ wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 11:48 am
A 20w toob amp
I’ve got a mint used Dr Z Maz 18 that is a fantastic amp.

https://guitarsrock.co.nz/afs07/

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Conway wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 12:38 pm
KNNZ wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 11:48 am
A 20w toob amp
I’ve got a mint used Dr Z Maz 18 that is a fantastic amp.

https://guitarsrock.co.nz/afs07/
waiting for your mid year 50% sale!

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Speaking of 20w tube amps, I do like the look of the Marshall Studio Vintage combo. It is very pretty and claims to do the Plexi thing at useable volume.

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Re: What are you gassing for?

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An Orange AD30, purely based on the British 30 setting on the Spark. Sounds awesome with the jazzmaster!

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Re: What are you gassing for?

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Wairarapajack wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 3:25 pm
Speaking of 20w tube amps, I do like the look of the Marshall Studio Vintage combo. It is very pretty and claims to do the Plexi thing at useable volume.
Interesting I’ll check it out cheers!

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