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Author Topic: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes  (Read 20905 times)

Offline Gog1015

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Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« on: July 15, 2019, 10:26:41 PM »
I had the pleasure of talking to Mr. Lonnie recently about some scratch boxes, which is something new for me. Well I received 2 in the mail today and all I can say is wow, what a craftsman, beautiful detail on these little calls!! I’m still learning but I promise one will be in my vest next spring. Do yourself a favor and get one, about as realistic as a cluck and purr can get!


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Offline Sir-diealot

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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2019, 10:30:48 PM »
Good looking set, I like them, one of the first calls I ever had. Unfortunately I lost the striker to it and it is a odd striker in that the striker has slate on the edge and you scratch the box against that. I have never seen another striker like that.
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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #2 on: July 16, 2019, 04:49:44 AM »
Congratulations, two fine scratchers! !
« Last Edit: July 16, 2019, 09:47:55 AM by bobk »

Offline Bowguy

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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #3 on: July 16, 2019, 05:49:04 PM »
Great guy and he makes great scratchers that look awesome

Offline Brantleyville

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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #4 on: July 16, 2019, 08:01:54 PM »
What wood combo's are the two new arrivals?

Offline BigSlam51

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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #5 on: July 16, 2019, 08:54:43 PM »
Nice calls! I have one of Lonnie's checkered scratch boxes.

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Offline Gog1015

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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #6 on: July 16, 2019, 09:22:10 PM »
The checkered is holly/cocobolo with a butternut sound board and the other is walnut/maple and black limba sound board, it is my favorite of the 2.

Offline dixiemagnum80

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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #7 on: July 17, 2019, 09:58:47 AM »
Those are real nice! Mr Lonnie is great to work with and he makes some great scratchers! Congrats!

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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #8 on: July 17, 2019, 09:23:12 PM »
very nice!

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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #9 on: July 25, 2019, 01:22:16 AM »
Beautiful scratch boxes

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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #10 on: August 21, 2019, 06:54:39 AM »
Wow, they look so good, they have to sound great. Good luck with them....
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Re: Lonnie Gilbert Scratch Boxes
« Reply #11 on: September 06, 2019, 10:20:00 AM »
Lonnie makes a fine scratch box and is one heck of a guy too! :icon_thumright:
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