"My results are best when I cut the fire with a small saw just a tiny bit larger than needed and hammer it in. The trimming afterwards can be done with medium sanding paper without scratching the fretboard too much.
With a file I always had damages…"
"Hey, we all know your intentions are good, and nobody is saying it is a stupid idea. The nation came up #4 on a Google search for me. That's not too bad, behind a commercial site that masquerades as a community site…"
"I just thought people who came here have been looking around and probably searching the web for topics like CBG like I did. But I am assuming there are not too many visitors at this site admiring the content without having been looking for it in the…"
"Yeah, why not just put up a picture of a screengrab of The Nation homepage and send Flickr users here. Generate traffic and interest in this site and support it rather than dilute it by having a whole other set of pics on Flickr?"
"It may be just my perception, but Flickr seems to have stagnated or may even be in decline since Yahoo tried to make it a Facebook clone. Yes, there are a lot of groups and a lot of pictures but I am not seeing the activity levels of even six months…"
Hi all, recently I got into photography quite a bit and frequently hang out at flickr. There are groups for just about everything: cats, Ford Mustangs, orchids, insects, you name it. And CBG but the groups are not updated.I would like to open a new group where you Nation people can post your builds. It is easy to register at flickr and you can login with your yahoo or google account. An effective and easy way to spread the word.1. Is it okay to use "Cigar Box Nation" for a name of this group?2.…See More
"Unfortunately it is hard to find a small plug cutter over here...
But I discovered something that might do the trick: knitting needles. There is a shop selling wooden ones in all kinds of wood - ebony, rosewood, maple, boxwood ... relatively cheap…"
Hey Jan. Welcome to the CBN. I actually got help in starting up here with Keni's tutorial video. Eventually you'll find that just noodling around on your guitar will generate some nice tunes. And feel free to ask anything. This place is an embarrassment of riches.