Timothy Hunter
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time for a little precussion....

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dano Schultz Aug 5. 1 Reply

here is something that showed up on facebook tonight.... quite a simple device but some quite complex rythms  easily achieved... the guy does 2 differen timings in each hand !!…Continue

Wayfinders absence

Started this discussion. Last reply by JL Apr 12. 31 Replies

it appears that Wayfinder has deleted his account. he doesnt show in the members section and EVERY post and thread he started seems to be missing.ALL OF THE INDUCTION pickup thread is gone, not just…Continue

this mountain dulcimer popped up in my youtube views today

Started this discussion. Last reply by Moritz Voegeli Feb 4. 2 Replies

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wb5rXB_8ZGYi know its from 4 years ago and might have been posted before .what i found interesting is he used…Continue

 

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Timothy Hunter replied to Sean's discussion Zoom guitar amp modeler -awesome for CBG
"very nice find Sean. will have to keep an eye out for one of these.  reminded me i have to finish the amp project i started with a digitech RP-50 effect pedal built in.  "
17 hours ago
Timothy Hunter and Jeff 'Bones' Reilly are now friends
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Timothy Hunter replied to Snuffy Smith's discussion How do you transfer your CBG playing to digital files?
"i have a realtone cable that i got with the Rocksmith game. but you can also get them on ebay. its a 1/4"jack to USB interface cable for PC not sure if Mac has drivers for it?  cable works with a few programs and i use it with Guirat Rig…"
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Timothy Hunter replied to Snuffy Smith's discussion Regarding sound on the Roland Micro Cube GX...
"you couls always try something like a Boss GE-7 equaliser pedal. you will be able to roll the bass off with more control..  "
Aug 15
Timothy Hunter replied to Jeff 'Bones' Reilly's discussion Knick names or aka's
"back in the day i had a couple of greek brothers for friends. ones name was Spiro, and the other jokingly called himself Spic, so natrually i needed a 4 letter name starting with S. yes i think copius amounts of alcohol were involved...lol..…"
Aug 11
Timothy Hunter replied to Dustin Aurand's discussion Blade Runner Blues on CBG
"couldnt find anything except video similar to the one you linked..  i did find a cordify site that gave the ambient backing and played the "bluesy" bit on a trumpet type sound...  this had the chords F#m and D the timing on this…"
Aug 11
Timothy Hunter replied to Jeff 'Bones' Reilly's discussion Threw the PICK away
"whats a pick????  lol"
Aug 9
Dano Schultz replied to Timothy Hunter's discussion time for a little precussion....
"Nice, Timothy! Tried these kinda things... learned I have very poor innate rhythm skills :(... But I still practice a bit.  Here's a great PDF on how to make your own - this technique was actually were easy and lots of opportunity to…"
Aug 5
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time for a little precussion....

here is something that showed up on facebook tonight.... quite a simple device but some quite complex rythms  easily achieved... the guy does 2 differen timings in each hand !!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z24_E596CE4See More
Aug 1
Timothy Hunter replied to Randall Barnes's discussion I think I may have ruined my guitar. Help?
"as the others said , it sounds like your bridge bolt has moved."
Jul 22
Timothy Hunter replied to Shane Speal shanespeal.com's discussion Easy DIY Cigar Box Guitar Stand by Eric Denton
"nice and elegant "
Jul 18
Timothy Hunter replied to Woody Woods's discussion Piezo element size
"you could always try 2 of the 20 mm disks.  area of 2 20mm disks is only slightly bigger than the 27 mm disk..a bit of experimenting might be in order. see what sounds best to you?"
Jul 18
Mike replied to Timothy Hunter's discussion Look what i found at ALDI
"Very tempted to check out the local store on the way home. At that price even just for parts its worth it!"
Jul 6
JL replied to Timothy Hunter's discussion Look what i found at ALDI
"Guilty Confession, ran across them at Guitar Center for $34.99 and went ahead and grabbed 2 for the next rainy day when we are watching the 5 year old grand-daughter. Her older brother has done some projects with me (CBAmp) and is learning…"
Jul 6

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cigar box guitar.com
How many instruments have you built so far?
3/4 3 string , 1/4 of a Uke
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The simplicity, and the freedom to build it any way you desire. There are no rules!

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neck fretted and how not to do it!

Posted on February 14, 2017 at 8:23am 5 Comments

finally got the nerve to fret the neck and ran out of glue half way through. so i got some more glue today i am using Loctite Gel Control in a silver bottle with blue side grips. worth the $5.80 AUD it cost. the other glues i tried either took too long to set or soaked into the wood and didnt…

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first build part 2

Posted on September 4, 2016 at 7:22am 13 Comments

Design parameters

600mm scale length, 20 frets. cigar box is 270 x170x50 mm

threaded rod as nut and bridge

string through on 35 mm overhang

neck%20layout.pdf …

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first build log.

Posted on September 3, 2016 at 12:30am 3 Comments

Hi everyone, my name is tim.

I have been playing guitar on and off ( mostly off tune) since i was about 13 when my step father found a handmade guitar under someones house when he was installing telephones back in 1973.

 I have seen Cigar Box Guitars around over the years and always wanted to have a go with one. So i figure now is the time to start and after reading through the forums here and a intensive 3 week google self education binge it time!

I am going to start…

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At 3:46pm on April 20, 2017, Moritz Voegeli said…

Timothy hi, any idea how we could handle the induction pickup stuff in its rather impractical form it still exists?

 
 
 

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