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Old 09-06-2013, 03:44 PM   #1
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So I contacted Brother Marty and asked if he could make me a special inlay handle for my new brick red performer. Well, Marty not only said yes but also quickly sent me an approval drawing and 5 days later........BAM..... Marty made me a beautiful maple handle with bubinga inlay on both sides.... One thing.......ah Marty....... it ah....... came with $.010 postage due............ Now how do propose I explain that to my Now I got to beg for another dime................just never ends does it........... So what sets off a new performer better than a custom Marty Leach handle?.......................NOTHING!!!!!!!!!!!


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Old 09-06-2013, 03:46 PM   #2
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Cool one
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Old 09-06-2013, 03:47 PM   #3
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Looking good!
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Old 09-06-2013, 03:47 PM   #4
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Awesome customization there bluesman
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Old 09-06-2013, 03:51 PM   #5
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It really does set off your brick red performer - nice work Marty!
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Old 09-06-2013, 04:58 PM   #6
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Very nice, i like it!
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Old 09-06-2013, 05:04 PM   #7
somebody shut me the fark up.
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Nice custom handles "Bluesman"

Marty did a great job....
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Old 09-06-2013, 05:05 PM   #8
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Old 09-06-2013, 05:16 PM   #9
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Old 09-06-2013, 06:11 PM   #10
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Awesome, I like the one he did for Toast as well. Gonna get my order in soon!!!!
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Old 09-06-2013, 06:56 PM   #11
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Very nice!
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Old 09-06-2013, 09:00 PM   #12
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Very nice. Marty does top notch work, no doubt about that.
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Old 09-06-2013, 09:01 PM   #13
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Great looking handle! I have his handles on both of my performers and my UDS. He does some amazing work and gets them out super fast.
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Old 09-06-2013, 09:04 PM   #14
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Old 09-06-2013, 09:28 PM   #15
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I can't believe it came with postage due! I print the mailing labels off the Paypal website that is tied into USPS. Flat rate priority mail. Crazy!! Sorry about that.
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