Cigar Box Nation

#1 resource for Cigar Box Guitars, Free Plans, How-To, Parts & More!

Presented by C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply, your one-stop-shop for Cigar Box Guitar parts and accessories!

Music

Loading…

Latest Activity

John Sawyer replied to John Sawyer's discussion Oh Crud... Now what?
"NOW you tell me!  :-)  All good! "
38 seconds ago
Jerry Rice replied to gary sheldon's discussion CBG Decor
"Freedom of choice and artistic freedom are a part of the process of creativity.  The persona…"
10 minutes ago
Dan Sleep replied to Raymond Dawson's discussion CBG for a retired service member in the group CBGs for Service Members
"I checked what I have and I don't have anything left handed. I am kind of backed up on orders,…"
29 minutes ago
Profile IconAJ Dean, Pipier Cook Parsons and Russ joined Cigar Box Nation
32 minutes ago
Raymond Dawson updated their profile photo
35 minutes ago
Raymond Dawson commented on Diane in Chicago's group CBGs for Service Members
"Anyone willing to assist me with my request?"
43 minutes ago
George Forster posted photos
57 minutes ago
Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com) posted a video
58 minutes ago
Uncle John commented on Low Budget Luthier's photo
Thumbnail

new designing toy.

"Where you been, Bones.  I missed your creativity.   And what does the contraption…"
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on 407bug's video
Thumbnail

Deep Valve Reverb

"An oversized load of good blues.  "
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Dave Lynas's photo
Thumbnail

Wilma Town Hall Fall Fest last Saturday in Duxbury MN

"Now you have a lap dog.   Oh, looks like a washtub type bass in the back with the…"
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Dave Lynas's photo
Thumbnail

Procrastinators on stage

"Looks like a good group of nice folks.  I see a cbg in the back.   Nice git you…"
1 hour ago
 

Welcome to Cigar Box Nation!

If this is your first visit, don't be overwhelmed! There are a lot of great people and information here, so feel free to look around, check out some photos, music and forum posts, and maybe sign up for an account to become a part of the Cigar Box Guitar Revolution!

If you want to get an idea of what this whole cigar box guitar thing is about, check out the Cigar Box Guitar Manifesto.
Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker
Site Owner

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Featured Products from C. B. Gitty

"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.

Price: $499.99

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

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

These hand-made earrings feature silver-finish hooks and real pearloid guitar picks - even better, you get to pick your favorite from 8 available colors! These earrings are hand-made in the USA by experienced jewelry makers here in the Gitty Girl jewelry workshop..

Price: $12.99

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..

Price: $3.99

Top Content 

1 Neck Drop Angle?

Neck Drop Angle?

Posted by Tom Temple on October 19, 2014

2 neck fretting issue

neck fretting issue

Posted by Christopher Lee dixon on October 21, 2014

3 Resonator... not sounding right

Resonator... not sounding right

Posted by Eric Kasten on October 17, 2014

4 bruised  apple burst  swamp witch guitar

bruised apple burst swamp witch guitar

Added by the anonymous pick on October 17, 2014

5 CBG Decor

CBG Decor

Posted by gary sheldon on October 19, 2014

6 Much Too Young

Much Too Young

Added by RTZGUITARS on October 17, 2014

7 Diddley Gospel and tablature - Lord Help The Poor & Needy

Diddley Gospel and tablature - Lord Help The Poor & Needy

Added by Uncle John on October 19, 2014

8 Mr Wolf Calling

Mr Wolf Calling

Added by Clock The Wolf on October 19, 2014

9 Brokedown Palace

Brokedown Palace

Added by turtlehead on October 17, 2014

10 Bug Walkin Blues - Bugo'caster Guitar

Bug Walkin Blues - Bugo'caster Guitar

Added by 407bug on October 17, 2014

Forum

Oh Crud... Now what?

Started by John Sawyer in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by John Sawyer 38 seconds ago. 25 Replies

CBG Decor

Started by gary sheldon in Other stuff - off topic, fun stuff, whatever. Last reply by Jerry Rice 10 minutes ago. 43 Replies

WARNING ALERT!!!

Started by john mackay in Other stuff - off topic, fun stuff, whatever. Last reply by Bluesheart 23 minutes ago. 2 Replies

neck fretting issue

Started by Christopher Lee dixon in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Slowpaw Steve T 7 hours ago. 25 Replies

The Cigar Box Guitar Manifesto

Started by C. B. Gitty (Ben) in Cigar Box Nation News. Last reply by TN Twang 9 hours ago. 41 Replies

Neck Drop Angle?

Started by Tom Temple in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Bad Finger (Eric) 12 hours ago. 36 Replies

Timbre Land Whiskey Band

Started by Timbre Land Whiskey Band in Fests and Concerts: Organizing and Promoting. Last reply by Timbre Land Whiskey Band 12 hours ago. 7 Replies

soft piezo rod?

Started by Christopher Lee dixon in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Bad Finger (Eric) yesterday. 5 Replies

Chat

Active Conversations

Disconnected (20 online)

    Disconnected

    You are disconnected from chat. Connect to join the chat.

    Suspended From Chat

    Sign up to chat on Cigar Box Nation.

    Sign Up

     
     
     

    Sponsors

    Recommended Links & Resources

    © 2014   Created by C. B. Gitty (Ben).   Powered by

    Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service