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« on: July 06, 2016, 03:42:07 AM »

Hey Guys--I am Larrivee deprived at the moment but I have a custom build coming in soon of a Halcyon Nick Lucas 00 with a Lutz top and Black Walnut B/S. In case you don't know, Halcyon is a two man shop in Vancouver headed by Ed Bond, a former Larrivee employee. When Larrivee moved out of BC down to L.A., Ed opted to stay home and build his own guitars. Looking forward to getting my hands on it!

 
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« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2016, 03:56:30 AM »

Very nice. 13 fret ,,,thanks for the look-see.  I see he moved the saddle slot toward the center of the bridge too. Hope it's a dandy
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« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2016, 04:05:56 AM »

Very cool, congrats. Looking forward to "hearing" more when it arrives!
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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2016, 04:35:11 PM »

I like the way the heel cap continues the pattern
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« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2016, 06:28:12 PM »

Nice thirteen fretter! 
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« Reply #5 on: July 28, 2016, 10:37:40 PM »

Great looking guitar!  Let us know how it plays and sounds, whenever you can force yourself away from it for a few minutes...   nice guitar
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« Reply #6 on: August 16, 2016, 08:21:16 AM »

I love the look of Ed's guitars. The NL-00 model took my particular fancy with the 13th fret joint.
Congratulations on yours - please share your experience with it 
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« Reply #7 on: August 16, 2016, 04:55:13 PM »

I love the look of Ed's guitars. The NL-00 model took my particular fancy with the 13th fret joint.
Congratulations on yours - please share your experience with it 

It's being shipped out today! There was a delay in securing the proper case.
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2016 Halcyon NL-00
2013 Martin Jeff Tweedy DB-00
1945 Epiphone Triumph Archtop
1972 Guild Killdeer F112-6 Part Deux (Name Created by adorshki on the Let's talk Guild Forum)
2008 Martin 000-18 Norman Blake
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« Reply #8 on: August 17, 2016, 12:11:14 AM »

Happy soon-to-be NGD.  Looks like a great guitar.
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« Reply #9 on: September 19, 2016, 09:45:03 PM »

It has arrived and here are some updated photos!
So I opted to add a Martin style 000 pickguard:



This is a nerdy tribute to the mongrel, stripped Gibson Nick Lucas played by this guy:
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2010 Larrivee Forum IV
1974 Martin D-28
"Frankenstein" 1948 Gibson J-50 Body/L-00 Neck
2016 Halcyon NL-00
2013 Martin Jeff Tweedy DB-00
1945 Epiphone Triumph Archtop
1972 Guild Killdeer F112-6 Part Deux (Name Created by adorshki on the Let's talk Guild Forum)
2008 Martin 000-18 Norman Blake
http://www.patrickcoopermusic.com
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