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Free Cigar Box Tablature Library

Did you know there is a fast-growing collection of FREE tablature for 3-string cigar box guitars over at CBN's sister site www.CigarBoxGuit

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Our good friend and CBN member Jim Morris could use your support .

Our good friend and CBN member Jim Morris  could use your support . Help him and his acoustic group  “Hay Fever” create their first CD . Ye…

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Standard Economy tuners vs. upgraded tuners

I'm sure I just answered my own question about tuners, but I am going to ask anyway. I have yet to build my 1st CBG, and I am getting my s…

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Hidden Humbucker

What is the best way to install and hide a Humbucker pick up under the lid so  it picks up the best sound from the strings?

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Uncle Mark - My new favorite CBG lessons

Just found this guy a couple of days ago. He is a long time guitar player but only a few months on a cigar box guitar. He already has tons…

Started by Russell Bryant

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1st build

Hi I have completed my first build but got carried away and ended up with a 660 mm space between the nut and bridge I am putting strings on…

Started by Greg Foster

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Too much neck flex...

I'm building a new concert scale uke from a CBGitty kit. This time I'm using a dowel glued into the heel/neck block. The problem I'm having…

Started by Richard White

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Resonator science

Any science geeks here? I'm new to the resonator thing. Intuitively, I would think that the best kind of cone would be one which provided a…

Started by Joe Williams

5 Feb 16
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Humbucker pick up

Hello again! A friend was kind enough to give me a 6 string humbucker pick up. Has anyone used one on a 4 stringer? If so were there any is…

Started by Scott

3 Feb 16
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Box Symphonie (hurdy-gurdy)

I have wanted a Hurdy-Gurdy for some time may be burnt days watching Jimmy Page with glowing red eyes I don't know..  Just started looking…

Started by RTZGUITARS

8 Feb 14
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What breed of pup?

I had shared pics of my "bucketar" before.  It's tuned E-b-e.  It has a wonderful, funky, loud sound.  I only play slide on it.  What kind …

Started by Andy Busch

6 Feb 9
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