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Anybody tried an EBbe tuning, or equivalent, for a 4 string?

Started by Joe Williams

8 Apr 28
Reply by Richard Dean

Fretless cbg strings

Im trying to decide what strings to get for the fretless cbg I'm making, I think I heard that seasick Steve has a,d and b string, would tha…

Started by Tom

5 Apr 24
Reply by Paul Craig

Amplifier for live gigs

I`m curious as to what folks are using in their live sessions. I don`t mean CBG amps - as good as they are, rather I`m more interested in t…

Started by Michael Cuell

7 Apr 22
Reply by George Jones

Installing tele adjustable bridge (string through bottom)

Hi Gang, I've just ordered a 4 string tele adjustable bridge to install on a CBG I'm building. The problem I am trying to figure out is the…

Started by Robbie

14 Apr 21
Reply by ChickenboneJohn

Settings Overdrive

Hello, friends! I’ve bought the pedal “Boss MojoMojo” for my Cigar Box. It is my first time with an Overdrive and I can’t make it work as I…

Started by Chuss

13 Apr 20
Reply by Cause the Blue rat

Taming a piezo

Has anybody tried a puddle of either hot glue or epoxy for desensitizing a piezo?

Started by Joe Williams

5 Apr 15
Reply by Jeff 'Bones' Reilly

Cigar box guitar prices

I have recently sold one of my guitars for 175. My question is, am I pricing it right or should I ask more-less?20180319_200356.jpg

Started by Matt ferguson

4 Apr 12
Reply by Matt ferguson

Viol Build

A part of me has designed a Lyra Viol against my better judgement. Not to be confused with violin or viola. Mine's an inch shorter than sta…

Started by Greg Turner

3 Apr 11
Reply by Greg Turner

Muted strings

Ok i have finished my first cbg and i did not like the sounds coming out of it so first thing i did was change the high G string to a sligh…

Started by Robert Bryan

3 Apr 11
Reply by Robert Bryan

"Third Thumb" tuning, by IaNerd

THIS WILL MAKE THE WORLD BETTER! Consider a 3-stringed instrument, such as a Cigar Box Guitar. A default tuning might be open Gmaj, or (fr…

Started by IaNerd

7 Apr 9
Reply by Hans

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