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  • CBG wiring & electronics.

    717 members Latest Activity: May 17

    Want to plug that thing in? Here's a place to share ideas about pickups (Both magnetic and piezo) and wiring in volume and tone control, the best…

  • Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101

    1605 members Latest Activity: 6 hours ago

    This group is for discussing the basics of CBG building for newer builders - where to start, what to do, common pitfalls, tips and techniques.…

  • SOAPBOX - Rants & Raves

    94 members Latest Activity: May 19 A sounding board for the CBG Revolutionary

  • Percussion Anyone?

    74 members Latest Activity: Oct 25, 2017 Cigar box guitar players can lay down the rythm, but who lays down the groove? This groups is for the percussion player in all of us, lets…

  • CB Nation Recording Studio

    261 members Latest Activity: Feb 6 An experimental recording collective where members of the Nation can collaborate on music with other members. Please start a new discussion for each…

  • CBG Tabs

    565 members Latest Activity: May 18 So you built your CBG and now you need something to play on it, right? Well, if you're not completely musically inclined or can't read traditional…

  • Effects and Pedals

    29 members Latest Activity: May 13

    For all things pedals and effects.  What are you using.  Whats on your wishlist.

  • Lefty Pickers & Strummers

    38 members Latest Activity: Apr 2 A place for lefty's to discuss playing tunes in a righty world! Join in!

  • The Art Room

    79 members Latest Activity: Sep 24, 2016 Show your artistic talents beyond CBG's or Cbg's with your own artistic touches.Oil's ,Watercolors,Carvings anything art.(NO NUDES PLEASE!Ugly ones…

  • New York Cigar Box Guitars

    39 members Latest Activity: Jul 31, 2017 The Cigar Box Guitar group for builders and musicians in the New York area.

  • "Special Tools " Either Bought or Homemade

    264 members Latest Activity: May 9 Hi Yall Thought it would be good for us all to share what Special tools we have or need , just to make this CBG thing a little less stress free.

  • Skeesix CBG Pickups

    100 members Latest Activity: May 2

    Pickups, pickups, pickups! Skeesix CBG pickups, magnetic, piezo, magnets, wire, bobbins, winding, winders, installation, single coils, humbuckers,…

  • C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply

    250 members Latest Activity: May 10 C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply is your one-stop shop for the parts and accessories you need for building and playing Cigar Box Guitars and other…

  • Share the Music & Vids

    90 members Latest Activity: May 15, 2017 Recorded or Filmed yourself lately? Got a link to an interesting Youtube vid or music download? Then post em here.

  • AZ CBG Group

    51 members Latest Activity: Dec 15, 2017 WELCOME! Anyone is more than welcome to join! This is a place for all Arizona CBG builders/players to get together! I am hoping we can all get to…

  • Three string guitars

    654 members Latest Activity: Jun 9

    Everything about anything that's a three stringer

  • The Great Northwest

    90 members Latest Activity: May 26 Its time to organise the brothers in The Pacific Northwest. Lets get this network goin so's we can have festivals and such like our southern bros.…

  • Homemade Dobros

    22 members Latest Activity: Jan 18

    "It don't mean a thang, if it ain't got that clang!!!"

    We're discussing homemade dobro ideas.  From dog bowls to paint can lids and…

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