Diddley bow v 2.0

Reply to a question by Andries D. Eker: You are right, my pup is rather thick. The magnet is 12 x 4 mm and the overall thickness is about 7 or 8 mm. This was my first pup attempt that worked. I used a thicker kind of wire from a wall transformer and wound it by hand. I tried sealing it up with brushed on coats of polyurethane, but had trouble with it sticking to the metal... Finally wrapped it with electrical tape and put it on a diddley bow that I had a piezo in - sound is so much better now, just not real pretty! Really glad I tried to make the pup - not sure I'll make too many more... so many other ideas!

bow: http://www.cigarboxnation.com/photo/first-true-build

pup: http://www.cigarboxnation.com/photo/100-3295

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Comment by Marc Lalonde on October 17, 2017 at 1:04pm

Looks nice!

Comment by Uncle John on January 19, 2017 at 9:03am

Yup.  Good look to it.

Comment by J.Rob on September 6, 2016 at 1:55pm

Nice Film canister and salad bowl?

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