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Just made a couple Can-Jo's....or firewood kindling lol

First time making 1 and 2 string canjo's, have no idea if they're good, bad, or just what they are, I've never played them before, heard a…

Started by Richard Dean

4 Sep 12
Reply by Richard Dean

Resonaror cover

Other than appearance, there is no particular reason to use a cover over a recessed, Lightning type cone, is there?

Started by Joe Williams

10 Sep 9
Reply by Michael Fred Johnson

Handmade Copper Pipe Guitars and Scrap Iron Guitars

Handmade Copper Pipe Guitars and Scrap Iron Guitars by Shane Speal Two of the most freakish guitars in my extremely weird guitar collectio…

Started by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker

21 Sep 6
Reply by Glenn Kaiser

Banjo rings

Ikea has some nice 10 inch walnut bowls with flat sides.  A little pricy at $20 but they are probably tall enough to make two banjos if cut…

Started by Bob Johnston

12 Sep 6
Reply by Bob Johnston

Autumnal songs on CBG

Ok, we have to admit it. It's the tail end of Summer, Labor Day is coming up, and we're about to start coasting into Fall. This means footb…

Started by Dustin Aurand

3 Sep 5
Reply by Kirk

Magnetic Slide Holder

I use a metal slide and I was thinking about using a rare-earth magnet to secure it to the inside of my cigar box. I am curious if you thi…

Started by Phil Gershwiin

3 Sep 5
Reply by JL

Sticky Fingers?

Am I the only one? Does anyone else out there have moist hands that stick to the neck, and get stuck on the strings when finger picking, LO…

Started by Snuffy Smith

2 Sep 5
Reply by Taffy Evans

Help a fellow CBG artist out--PLEASE!!!

First, let me say that I am NOT asking for money.  Good--that's out of the way.What I do need is this:  Recently, my project Big Chris &…

Started by Chris Dickens

0 Aug 26

GDG or EBE tuning

I'm new to this site but I'm having some issues with tuning on my first build. I know this has been covered in a topic already, and I have…

Started by Matt

13 Aug 25
Reply by Uncle John

2017/08/19 The 4th Dutch "Delta Calluna: Cigar box festival was again a BIG succes!

We have had our 4th cigar box festival passed Saturday and had roughly 650 visitors at the venue: cafe Calluna in Holland. Again a big suc…

Started by Cigarbox Henri

2 Aug 24
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