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"Sawyer's Legacy" Custom 4-string Box Guitar featuring Dual Humbuckers & Reclaimed Materials

"Sawyer's Legacy" Custom 4-string Box Guitar featuring Dual Humbuckers & Reclaimed Materials

Take a close look at the detail photos of this amazing instrument. Look at the 150+ year old wood, with the curved marks still clearly visible from when it was first sawn into boards.

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Pearloid Guitar Pick Earrings (2pc. set) - Pick your Color! - Handmade in the USA

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3-String Open D "DAD" Modal/Blues String Sets - Choose from 4 Set Varieties!

3-String Open D "DAD" Modal/Blues String Sets - Choose from 4 Set Varieties!

Open D "DAD" is a very popular tuning for 3-string cigar box guitars, second only to the Open G GDG tuning. It's just so easy to bang out good ole gritty blues using this classic tuning. Sometimes known as the D Modal or D Power Chord tuning, if you are looking f..

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1 Cornbread & Butterbeans

Cornbread & Butterbeans

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The Silver Tongued Devil - Kris Kristofferson song

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3 Gallows Tree .. 1 of my own songs "Sorry"

Gallows Tree .. 1 of my own songs "Sorry"

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How toTreat a Fingerboard

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Bridge-imbedded rod piezo question.

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bruised apple burst swamp witch guitar

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Much Too Young

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Resonator... not sounding right

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Neck Drop Angle?

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CBG Decor

Started by gary sheldon in Other stuff - off topic, fun stuff, whatever. Last reply by gary sheldon 4 hours ago. 24 Replies

soft piezo rod?

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headstock taper?

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Hats Required?

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adding piezos to CBG

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