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Taildragger
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an acquired taste some may never acquire
Jan 10th, 2018 11:56 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Looking forward to your return to the woodshed!

Jake
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West Chester PA

Wait, what?
Jan 10th, 2018 12:06 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Hoping for best outcome.

Peegoo
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Tried vegetarian:

miss steak.
Jan 10th, 2018 12:14 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Huge mojo, brother.

champster
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Oceanside, CA

Jan 10th, 2018 12:35 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

The surgeon said his goal is to have me playing again.

My surgeon is a classical piano player but took up guitar about a year ago. He was catching flack from his wife for having 4 guitars. I told him I only have 3 but do have 9 amps.

Therealfrogman
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Pueblo, Co

Pulu si bagumba!
Jan 10th, 2018 12:38 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

champster, you have my thoughts and prayers.



champster
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Oceanside, CA

Jan 10th, 2018 12:42 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Thank you everyone.

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Hemet, SoCal

I detect the El Supremo
Jan 10th, 2018 12:45 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Mojo to you, champ, and hoping you'll be picking up your axe again.

jefe46
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State of Jefferson

Jan 10th, 2018 01:03 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Best of luck. !!

After putting my right hand into a shaper around 1992.. the physician reattached several components with the admonition I would likely never be able to play again.

After 2 months of (wimpy therapy) I went on a self regulated, self administered rehab.
Two months after that I showed the surgeon the results of my home grown therapy. He said there was no doubt I would play again.

And so will you.

I do not recommend self therapy.. however, I believe in taking care of yourself. And that is what I did. The results were obvious.



Hammond101
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So. Cal. USA

Jan 10th, 2018 01:28 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Healing mojo to you my friend! Best of luck and may the Docs have steady hands!

tiller2
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Washington DC

Jan 10th, 2018 01:49 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Best pinching, plucking, gripping, and independent motion mojo, champster!

rfrakes331K
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IL USA

RonHalen Jokingly He Says
Jan 10th, 2018 02:09 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Mojo to you champster!

littleuch
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Jan 10th, 2018 02:11 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Best of luck to you Champster. I fear my carpal tunnel is progressing in the left hand. Its to the point where I have tested playing with just index and middle finger and see if there might be some sort of Django solution in the future, lol.

Rhino208
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Move out Draw fire....
Jan 10th, 2018 02:34 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Mojo sent. Hope it works itself out!

champster
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Oceanside, CA

Jan 10th, 2018 02:42 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

I have to be patient but I'm now know for that. Once I'm able to play again my neighbors will definitely know.

Thank you everyone, this is a great site with a lot of great people.

Hopefully I'll put on a jam session later in the year. Just before I couldn't play I bought a DV Mark 50. Nice sounding SS amp with good reverb.

(This message was last edited by champster at 04:46 PM, Jan 10th, 2018)

MJB
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Who's we sucka?

Smith, Wesson and me.
Jan 10th, 2018 02:52 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Healing moejo champster!


Mick Reid
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Australia

American-made in Oz!!
Jan 10th, 2018 02:59 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Offering hope & good thoughts to you champster.

Harleyboy
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Best dryfire is at the range with ammo
Jan 10th, 2018 03:02 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Been there, done that. I had my surgery about 2-1/2 year ago. Right arm, was pretty useless for a couple months. Still somewhat weak compared too my left arm but everything works and it is getting stronger.

Never could play guitar worth a damn, but I play everyday and I'm not getting any worse.

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Jan 10th, 2018 03:04 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Sending positive thoughts champster!

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Jan 10th, 2018 05:02 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Best of luck to you, Champster.

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Butterscotch Blues
Jan 11th, 2018 09:15 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Praying for speedy recovery and full use to play again. And whatever else you might want to do.

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