"Hi Abe, I’m from Aylmer Ont, I have been using vintage boxes and is seems that there are a few of us in the London, St Thomas, I’m Aylmer and another guy from Woodstock all into cbg so we have some competition for them, I like to look in…"
"So I ended up finding a couple craft store ones (thanks, Ted). But I left my name and number at Loblaws (a big chain grocery store in these parts) for the next time they have some empties. They seem to be the only place that still has any around…"
"Hi Abe, including you there are at least 14 members from Ontario.
Maybe you can try a liquor store or restaurant that sells cigars. Also, liquor boxes can be used, some are big enough for an upright cb bass. In a pinch try an art supply store for…"
Hey folks.Any other Ontarians out here?I'm having a really hard time finding any cigar boxes in London, Ontario. I was recently in Kingston and saw a huge pile of empties in a smoke shop so I assumed that I could find them just as easily when I got home.. no dice! I can't find a cigar-selling smoke-shop for the life of me!Any tips on where to look are greatly appreciated.AbeSee More
I have started a CBN group entitled, "How to Play CBG" It is my hope and intention to encourage the "Wealth of Talent" here on the Nation to share their knowledge and skill to further the CBG movement. Please consider…"
"If you are really limited with experience and tools, consider a "kit". There are several builders that offer kits that provide everything you need, plus clear instructions. It will cost a little more, but you will be sure of getting a…"
"At first, I was pretty nervous too... no experience, no skills to speak of. Even more nervous seeing the incredible CBGs/works-of-art that some folks have built on here. But just jump on in friend! Don't be afraid to ask questions, since there…"
"...I haven't built a thing in my life.
First, welcome aboard.
Ok, so what have you built. I assume you have basic skills with a saw and tape measure, yes? That is, can cut a straight line and measure twice. That kind of stuff. Like surffrogg…"
"check the plans page for starters Abe there is a simple neck thru 3 string on there that also works for a 4 if u want to start even simpler could do a diddly bow whatever u want try first .U will here this again and again here there are no…"
I have started a CBN group entitled, "How to Play CBG" It is my hope and intention to encourage the "Wealth of Talent" here on the Nation to share their knowledge and skill to further the CBG movement. Please consider contributing an instructional "video" link to this group. If you are a viewer seeking instruction, please feel free to write. If you have any suggestions or know other players who you think may want to post instructional "video" links, please contact me. Thank you for your interest and support, Keni Lee