Arthur Putnam
  • Male
  • Moyie Springs, ID
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

Arthur Putnam's Discussions

Ok think its complete now. Added fret Marker spots and a leather homemade strip

Started this discussion. Last reply by Arthur Putnam Jul 29. 9 Replies

Well a couple things added to my first build of CBG. I added fret markers by using the head of a nail and heating it up with a torch then touch down on mark locations. Seem to work pretty well. Also…Continue

how I store my homemade Pick

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Craig Jul 24. 5 Replies

Looking around the house for a bit softer pick. I came up with this idea. Its a bread bag clip that I shaped just a bit. And its handy to clip on the string for storing it. What you thinks? Simple…Continue

Need advise on cigar box lid securing with electronics inside.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alan Dillard Aug 15. 11 Replies

From reading several build plans and designing my first CBG I want to place electronics inside that I ordered from Gitty supply. Should be here today. I am wonder if it best to secure the lid in…Continue

wood burning in fret lines? Any Pros or Cons on doing so?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Arthur Putnam Jul 21. 10 Replies

I want to mark out the fret lines on a build I am doing for reference. I will not be installing fret bars but want the reference. Was thinking of wood burning the lines. Has anyone tried this (wood…Continue

 

Arthur Putnam's Page

Profile Information

How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
search internet
How many instruments have you built so far?
0
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
I love the sound and looking forward to building my own and learn to play it

Arthur Putnam's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation?How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources

Forum

2017 "Kick The Can" Build-Off contest - Canjos, Tin Can Guitars

Started by Shane Speal shanespeal.com in Feature Articles. Last reply by Jerry E. Kopinski 3 hours ago. 60 Replies

Tools Question

Started by Shawn Doyle in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Bluesheart 6 hours ago. 13 Replies

Jim Morris Recreates Gus Cannon's Historic Banjo

Started by Shane Speal shanespeal.com in Feature Articles. Last reply by Jim Morris 14 hours ago. 26 Replies

Advice

Started by Sean Albany in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts. Last reply by Sean Albany yesterday. 9 Replies

Custom box

Started by Shawn Doyle in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Clark Rowden on Wednesday. 4 Replies

Shipping a CBG

Started by Ducati Scotty in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Richard Dean on Sunday. 24 Replies

Latest Activity

Chris Lyons posted a photo

?

3 minutes ago
Dave Lynas commented on Dave Lynas's photo
Thumbnail

Mugs and Stubbies

"Sneak peek in back Pick. ;~)"
3 minutes ago
Snuffy Smith replied to Snuffy Smith's discussion How do I know when to put new strings on my CBG?
"Thanks Richard!"
16 minutes ago
Richard Sundberg liked Casey Baron's video
26 minutes ago
Richard Sundberg commented on Casey Baron's video
Thumbnail

C.Baron Cigar Box Bouzouki: A Closer Look

"Wow, excellent presentation! Great build and play!"
26 minutes ago
Richard Dean replied to Snuffy Smith's discussion How do I know when to put new strings on my CBG?
"Pretty simple, but rather than a lengthy explanation, go here ---> String replacement Ignore the…"
32 minutes ago
Snuffy Smith replied to Snuffy Smith's discussion How do I know when to put new strings on my CBG?
"Cool. Thanks guys. Okay. How about tips, or advice, in actually changing the strings, as I have…"
40 minutes ago
Richard Sundberg liked Erasmo Coco's video
41 minutes ago
Richard Sundberg commented on Erasmo Coco's video
Thumbnail

3 string Italiana fuzz

"Awesome Erasmo! My vote for one of the best videos of the year. Four foot flame on your drinks…"
41 minutes ago
Maddog liked Andries D. EKER's photo
1 hour ago
Maddog commented on Andries D. EKER's photo
Thumbnail

BCB Kick the Can entry

"Damn! That's NICE!!!"
1 hour ago
Maddog commented on Maddog's photo
Thumbnail

San Cristobal CBG

"Thanks Andries!"
1 hour ago

Music

Loading…

© 2017   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service