Guitar Messages by RON Zimmer

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  1. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 45 Hits · 6/3/2007 2:53 AM
    I think what most people do at the atart is let thier nails get too long. they only need to "peek out" just a little beyond the fingetip. The shorter the nail-the less breaking of same. And a VERY fine grit paper works great. I go to a local...(more)
  2. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Open Forum · 97 Hits · 2/3/2007 1:11 AM
    Hello Tiffany-Welcome to WholeNote! I read your bio (obviously). Was wondering what model your classical is. I have a Martin 00028c and a Takamine C132s. Also do u like Carulli? AND I would be inerested in seeing your work on the Sonata for ...(more)
  3. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Open Forum · 60 Hits · 12/9/2006 2:28 AM
    Hi wendy-juat read ur homepage. If u have a PC available in ur home, then you just have to try a program called Guitar Pro. It is a little pricey at 145.00 us; but well worth it. To much to discuss here. Also, u can download a demo version ...(more)
  4. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Instructional Forum · 25 Hits · 12/9/2006 2:15 AM
    HI MA!!!! I been gone a while-nice to see u r still here. In answer to your original question; i can only add "PRACTICE PRACTICE PRACTICE" :) Ron
  5. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Equipment Forum · 339 Hits · 7/9/2006 11:12 AM Try this site out. It has EVERYTHING you ever wanted to know about Fenders (as well as others). Pros, cons, vintage, reissues, values and inherent problems. And like Rex points out, the Jag was not wel...(more)
  6. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Open Forum · 19 Hits · 7/9/2006 11:00 AM
    hey-he called ME a gutarist (along wit everyone else on WN)! at least somebody finally did-ya take what ya can git:) zimmr
  7. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 30 Hits · 6/27/2006 11:13 PM
    at the risk of being both rude and guilty of a poor memory, I think a possible minor correction of Kevin's desription may be necessary. "The 8-Track tape is the forerunner to cassettes" Actually the fore runner to the 8 track was the FOUR tr...(more)
  8. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 20 Hits · 6/27/2006 10:51 PM
  9. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 22 Hits · 6/27/2006 10:48 PM
    when i was 16 i worked for a guy who owned a Greek restaraunt and drove a really big Chrysler that had a record player in it. I asked him about the skip and he said it only happened when u hit a bump. Go figure.--zimmr
  10. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 37 Hits · 6/27/2006 12:15 AM
    Hi Bill and Bob!!! Sounds like a radio show, "Ladies and Gentlemen--It's that time again; Please welcome the Bill And Bob Show!!!! (also known as the BillieBob Show~check your local PBS stations)
  11. RON Zimmer (1453)
    WholeNote Forum · 66 Hits · 11/28/2005 10:54 PM
    screen dump = when u hit the "print screen" button on ur keyboard and print whatever is on ur screen. Frequently doesn't work alltogther well with Windows applications sometimes. Just FYI rz
  12. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Artists Forum · 36 Hits · 11/28/2005 10:47 PM
    I watch that program! I am a closet PBS viewer :) rz
  13. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Equipment Forum · 25 Hits · 11/28/2005 10:44 PM
    Very kewl-I use GP4 alot. Thx for the word. rz
  14. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 33 Hits · 11/28/2005 10:38 PM
    I am a man I am I am cause i sit all day upon the can {sorry, could resist, Debra Jean made me do it :) } rz
  15. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 28 Hits · 11/12/2005 9:25 PM
    Deb ur posts alone would make this site worthwhile even if it didn't have cool guitar stuff. And worry not about 48. To me u r a youngster still. HAPPY B-DAY KIDDO!! ron
  16. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Equipment Forum · 38 Hits · 11/9/2005 7:55 PM
    "which would you buy?" whatever one fit like a woman and sounded like an angel, unless of course you are a woman or deaf. Seriously-the one that sounds and fits the best to the individual. rz
  17. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Instructional Forum · 30 Hits · 11/4/2005 9:15 PM
    bet them suckers are getting tired after all these evercises! good luck rz
  18. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 28 Hits · 11/4/2005 9:10 PM
    Mike due to lack of time I did not read all the posts on this thread. So at risk of redundancy i'll offer my two cents. You did what you had to do because you felt it was the right thing to do. And for that u r to be applauded. That takes cou...(more)
  19. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Theory Forum · 33 Hits · 10/29/2005 11:20 PM
    Hi John! Yea, i seemed to have stepped into it this time. What i have been working off of are tabs i found using GuitarPro. The tabber must have liked in in dropped d. i started working with this song so i could play around with alternate tu...(more)
  20. RON Zimmer (1453)
    Theory Forum · 31 Hits · 10/29/2005 11:14 PM
    Bob-i have run across that more than i like. I either hand it back and say "man that's out" or ask to tune it. I generally avoid tuning it though, especially with newbies. u never know what the guitar (and strings) has been through before you...(more)