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  1. RJW

    RJW Member

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    Hello from Earth.

    I am joining because I am soon to be in the Marshall family and I will probably need some help along the way.

    I have been playing guitar for over 20 years. I have hoarded over 10 guitars and 10 amps-mostly minis and lunchboxes but a few big ones. Somehow, I do not have a Marshall…yet. After several fake outs for the past 3 months from our favorite online gear retailers, My DSL20HR has supposedly shipped and will be here this week!

    I have also recently decided to get into DIY and mods. I’ve been changing pickups and control in strats and teles and I’m slowing learning about tubes amps.

    I am currently building cabs. I have converted an old Ibanez into a 112 cab loaded with a greenback for some of my low watt amps and I’m trying to decide on a design for an original 212 and 412. I’m sure I’ll have plenty of questions along the way.

    I also participate on the Strat and Tele forums.

    I look forward to lots of amp and cab discussions to come.

    See you around
     
  2. fitz288

    fitz288 Well-Known Yinzer Gold Supporting Member

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    :welcome: to the forum.
    I have a DSL20HR and I've also dabbled in some cab building.
    Lots of great info here on tubes and speakers to pair with your new 20.
    If you can't find answers with a search, or want some clarification, just let us know.

    p.s. feel free to bad mouth the online retailers, and call them out by name, it's one of our favorite things to discuss...
     
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    Clifdawg Well-Known Member

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    Hi! Welcome to the forum! And welcome to the Marshall DSL family - you'll love it!

    Sorry you still live on that place called "earth." Come live with us up here in MarshallForum, a planet where the biggest political division is "Is this Marshall a good Marshall? Or is it the BEST Marshall?" :lol:
     
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    ricksdisconnected Well-Known Member

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    Sapient   Silver Supporting Member Gold Supporting Member

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    From Earth? Then where are we? Mars? Oh ...this probably isn't far off.

    Greethings and Welchum!!
    :welcome::woot:
     
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    Come,
    dont be afraid .

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    Sapient   Silver Supporting Member Gold Supporting Member

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    Trumpet Rider Well-Known Member

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    Marcomel79 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome to the best forum out there. First Marshall? Not the last, i promise you...
     
  11. Eric'45

    Eric'45 Well-Known Member

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    :welcome:to the forum and congrats on your first Marshall! The seed is planted now :agreed:
     
  12. Mitchell Pearrow

    Mitchell Pearrow Well-Known Member VIP Member

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    Congrats on your first of many Marshall amps
    Mitch
     
  13. Leonard Neemoil

    Leonard Neemoil Well-Known Member

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    :welcome: enjoy the new Marshall that you should've already had 20 years ago! :p :hippie:

    Have fun on the mod journey as well. :woot::dude:
     
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    StrummerJoe Well-Known Member

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    Welcome to the forum! :welcome:

    And don't let @fitz288 fool you. He's more than "dabbled".
     
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    ricksdisconnected Well-Known Member

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    i know right. fitz fools no one. well, except that one time at bad camp......
     
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    “WELCOME” :cheers:
     
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    Welcome RJW, from your opening post sounds like your gona fit in quite well. Due be careful, this place can be very very dangerous to your bank account.:welcome:
     
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    Welcome aboard new MF'r and congrats on your first new Marshall!
     

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