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6 string CBG's

Everything 6 string and only six stringers...post yer stuff here...don't let it get lost in the random photo secition!

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Welcome to everything 6 string!

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This is a place to post anything and everyting 6 string...plans, guitar shots and vids..



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First timer. Wine box resonator: electric possible or not?

Started by George Everet Thompson. Last reply by George Everet Thompson on Sunday. 5 Replies

Stumbled into cigar box guitars by accident, now I want to make one for my brother. Have a 3 bottle wine box he gave me and would like to make a six string resonator. Is it reasonable for me to make…Continue

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reasonably six string

Started by Mal Chilvers. Last reply by Randy S. Bretz Oct 26. 1 Reply

H guys has anyone tried making a six string resonator guitar,I have just taken deliver is a 9"old Lowe's cone and one of his latest cover plates and was wondering if it would be possible Regards…Continue

How to mount a 6 string acoustic neck to a cigar box

Started by Mike Huber. Last reply by David L. Sep 26. 4 Replies

Hi all. I have a 6 string acoustic guitar carcass in my parts collection. I was wondering how difficult it would be to use the neck off of it on a CBG project? I've searched on the site here and…Continue

6 String bridge?

Started by Alex Barrett. Last reply by Alex Barrett Aug 31. 2 Replies

I'm planning on making a a 6 string cbg using a old strat neck i had (im not skilled enough to make my own neck) and was wondering if anyone had any ideas on what to use as a bridge? Im a bit stumpedContinue

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Comment by Cause the Blue rat on June 22, 2014 at 11:16am
Made a box body and put a six string neck from a cheep guitar on it! Named it, AutoRATic Rhythm and Blues Cosmic Glider.

Not sure how to post pics.
Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:58am

farmer ted  yes I had a few omg moments but a quick wipe across my forehead

and OK.20 years ago I would have gone through 200 cigarettes making this it was quite a challenge.jkb

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:50am

"cazicaster"rear view

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:44am

"cazicaster" inside piece added to fix bridge and tailpiece to

Comment by Scott aka Farmer Ted on January 26, 2014 at 8:43am

Understand. Cutting into a nice humidor is a "don't mess this up" moment. Wish someone would gift a humidor my way...great job.

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:40am

"cazicaster" side view

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:36am

"casicaster"side view

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:33am

"cazicaster"vintage strat type neck (perfect match}.resonator soundhole covers.

chrome corners.6 piezo pickups in bridge. 4 band eq. strat type jack plate.1/4

dollar insert in headstock.chrome tailpiece.martin light strings,sounds amazing

through accoustic amp.

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:22am

OMG this going to be like treading on eggshells.

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:16am

heres a nice box,my daughter said.happy xmas,make a guitar out of this.

 

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