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Resonator Cigar Box Guitar ~The Liberty Bell~ 3 string Resophonic Dobro

Handmade Cigar Box Resonator Guitar from http://www.reddogguitars.com/ using old Lowe reso parts...1948 Silvertone & 1950's Turner microphone.
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Complete "Pure & Simple" Cigar Box Guitar Kit - the Easiest CBG Kit to Build, Bar None!

Complete "Pure & Simple" Cigar Box Guitar Kit - the Easiest CBG Kit to Build, Bar None!

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Barrelhouse '14 Clips

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Barn Lap

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Got my Mojo working

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RedOak and maple (tightbond glue won't sand away)

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Swamp Quake!

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G minor blues: Cigar Box Guitar

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Swamp Witch Ad contest Entry Rise of the Swamp Witch

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Just some practice

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Piezo underneath neck instead of on top

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