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4-string Chrome Hard-tail Bridge for Cigar Box Guitars & More

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Reeds Taylor / Words too You

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2 String pressure crushing boxes.

String pressure crushing boxes.

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3 Is TuxGuitar Site Dead?

Is TuxGuitar Site Dead?

Posted by Tom Temple on December 16, 2014

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2014 Cigar Box Nation Christmas Album Submissions Page

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7 SWAMP WITCH GUITAR SS4L TRIBUTE WITH WADES GOLD FOIL LOWRIDERS

SWAMP WITCH GUITAR SS4L TRIBUTE WITH WADES GOLD FOIL LOWRIDERS

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8 For New Ones:  Why are CBGs the Perfect Starter Instrument?

For New Ones: Why are CBGs the Perfect Starter Instrument?

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9 cbg box size?

cbg box size?

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10 SUITCASE AMP

SUITCASE AMP

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Is TuxGuitar Site Dead?

Started by Tom Temple in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts. Last reply by Antonio Poletti 48 minutes ago. 18 Replies

built in amp??

Started by john mackay in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Scott aka Farmer Ted 2 hours ago. 13 Replies

Man I am Scrooge!

Started by Sawbones in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Michael Fred Johnson 3 hours ago. 8 Replies

Bought me a bass guitar.

Started by Cause the Blue rat in Cool gear discussion - that's not cigar box related. Last reply by Cause the Blue rat 14 hours ago. 5 Replies

neck??

Started by john mackay in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Wayfinder 23 hours ago. 8 Replies

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