"After cutting 6 necks from 2 - 1x2x8ft Poplar. When I got to the last scarf cut, I read the UPC tag - premium pine..Any problems with bowing?" I built one neck to test. I used 3 E strings (52 g).…Continue
Hello again, I have another question. I made a few 3 string CBG's using a 1" dia. pole for a neck. If you've built and sold using this type of neck, did you put fret and dot markings on it or did you…Continue
"The Pine I used was Southern Yellow Pine(a glorified weed) and is probably the softest Pine. That's the Pine that's mostly available here. Pine, Aspen and Douglas Fir from American west is good. Guitarist Bill Kerchen (Hot Rod Lincoln…"
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
I needed a hobby to create something. When I came across cigar box guitars, I decided to build one for my wife for Christmas. It came out good, and after doing 5 more (3 diddly bows, 2 3-string one of which is a bed-pan guitar), my hope is to show up at the 2017 PA CBG Fest with my own tent and product.