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No, seriously, what are you playing?

There are, I'm guessing, thousands of you out there. You're clearly not all from south of the Mason/Dixon- this spirited venture would appe…

Started by Wal Callaby

47 Oct 16
Reply by JL

Making an Octave Mandolin

I'm planning on making and OM with a Gurkha Cellar Reserve box. I'm going to make the scale short as i can, 20".  I am going to electrify i…

Started by Steven

1 Oct 15
Reply by Paul Craig

Fretting?

So, yea. I tried using actual frets for a fret board for the first time, needless to say I'm gonna have to scrap it. I can't get the frets…

Started by Joe Nanzer

8 Oct 14
Reply by Joe Nanzer

Resonator cbg question

I am building a resonator cbg. My question is  about attaching a disc piezo , do you attach it to the sound cones back side? Will that inte…

Started by Ronald Hanes

7 Oct 14
Reply by John Sawyer

Wiring question

I bought the prewired mini bucker and i have a white wire that goes to nowhere?

Started by Ben Ridgeway

5 Oct 11
Reply by Timothy Hunter

Any iRig HD2 - Garageband users around here?

I just bought an iRig HD2 to record my CBG digitally onto my MacMini. I have downloaded the free Amplitube software to use in conjunction.…

Started by Snuffy Smith

22 Oct 7
Reply by Snuffy Smith

Fretting?

So, yea. I tried using actual frets for a fret board for the first time, needless to say I'm gonna have to scrap it. I can't get the frets…

Started by Joe Nanzer

2 Oct 7
Reply by gary herget

Chords for 4 string CBG (Tuned G-D-G-B)

A few months ago, I switched from playing a 3 string to a 4 string.  One of the first things I noticed was a lack of chord charts. Instead…

Started by Urban Bill

10 Oct 3
Reply by Keith Conner

Source for mandolin parts?

Anybody have a source for mandolin parts? Particularly a pre shaped neck? That's not uber expensive? Thanks all

Started by Steven

3 Oct 3
Reply by BeetleJuice!

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

4 Oct 3
Reply by Dustin Aurand

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