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Stinking Fish Guitar #7

Started this discussion. Last reply by Matthew Borczon Jul 6. 4 Replies

Here's my latest build, I'm pretty happy with the result.. I bought a couple of these Arturo Fuente boxes from C B Gitty a while back and have had this last one sitting around waiting on some…Continue

First build issue

Started this discussion. Last reply by JL Nov 7, 2016. 17 Replies

I'm just trying to finish off my first build and I've hit a problem that I just can't seem to solve.. If I pluck each string going up the scale I get a lovely clear sound, smooth even and bang on…Continue

 

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"Thanks guys for the input.. I want to start developing a style of build I can call my own, something unique.. Adding the tailpiece was a start and was not that straight forward as I had to figure out a way of adding internal bracing so there would…"
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"Good idea for the tailpiece weight. Good looking build too."
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Stinking Fish Guitar #7

Here's my latest build, I'm pretty happy with the result.. I bought a couple of these Arturo Fuente boxes from C B Gitty a while back and have had this last one sitting around waiting on some inspiration for a build.. My nephew who is a pretty accomplished guitarist showed interest in playing a 3 string cigar box so I thought I'd build him something special.. It's got twin adjustable pickups each with their own volume and tone controls and are tied together by 3 way switching.. It also has an…See More
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Stinking Fish Guitar #4

"Good picker! Your guitar is happy!"
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Stinking Fish Guitar #4

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Build 1, Florence

"That wasn't me playing in the clip.. A local rock guitarist fancied having a go, he'd heard of three string guitars but never seen one in the flesh or played one before.. I'm more of a builder than a player, I just like making stuff..…"
Dec 8, 2017

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