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« on: October 07, 2010, 08:16:04 PM »

Just picked up a minty OM5MT.  I'm guessing early '90s by the serial #.  Waiting for Larrivee to confirm date. It is  unusual in that it has 1 11/16" nut and beautiful glossed ebony headstock.  Surprisingly full and loud for a smaller guitar, with crisp clear mahogany tone and great sustain.  It happily joins big brothers JCL and D10 in my Larrivee family.  bigrin

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« Reply #1 on: October 07, 2010, 08:18:01 PM »

Very nice, congratulations and enjoy! 
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« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2010, 12:23:53 PM »

Wow mate, thats really nice. Wish some Hog top Larrivees made there way to our shores (Oz). But alas Ive never seen one..... nice guitar

Cheers, Scott.
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« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2010, 12:52:50 PM »

That is a great looking guitar......every one with the hog top strikes severe GAS pangs.
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« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2010, 01:07:38 PM »

That is a great looking guitar......every one with the hog top strikes severe GAS pangs.

You gotta have some room to add a hogtop to the mix.
 
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« Reply #5 on: October 09, 2010, 12:33:39 PM »

You are so not a help.......
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Taylor 424ce SL
Breedlove Pro C25/CRH
Rainsong OM
Composite Acoustics OX Raw ( Peavey)
Composite Acoustics OX Gloss
Voyage Air VAOM-1C
Baden D style Mahogany
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Simon and Patrick Woodland Pro
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« Reply #6 on: October 09, 2010, 02:02:20 PM »

  you are hooked
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« Reply #7 on: October 09, 2010, 04:12:54 PM »

Note to dkoloff:  Keep and eye out in the forum classifieds.  Every once in a while a hogtop will show up.  My son bought an L05MT off the forum about a year ago.  And itwas available for quite a while.  The ringing clear mahogany sound is a nice contrast to EIR.  It is fun to have both!
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1971 Yamaha FG200 (My original guitar)
1996 Yamaha DW5S
2002 Yamaha LL500
1990 Goodall Rosewood Standard
2007 Larrrivee JCL 40th Anniversary
1998 Larrivee OM5MT
1998 Larrivee D10 Brazilian "Flying Eagle"
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