"Check out the Tenor Guitar group here. If you're planning a Tenor Cigar Box Banjo, but not planning to use a skin head, then you're really looking to build a Tenor Cigar Box Guitar. Basic guidelines: about a 23" scale length, tenor…"
"Nice banjo, Steve. And a good idea to use the drum. Maybe I'll have a go at one of these before the year is up. I wonder is there is a Banjo discussion group on CBN? Maybe one should be started. Any volunteers?
"I've built a multitude of 5-string cigar box banjos. You can see pix of some of them on my page if you find them useful. I have no tips other than to jump in and learn by doing. The great thing about cigar box instruments is that there are…"
"I went through by bookmarks on Banjo topics and found a few links to building banjos which may be of interest. With a cigar box banjo, you don't really have to worry about building your own drum resonator. Instead just focus on the neck and the…"
"The first thing you should do is search CBN (Cigar Box Nation) for banjo plans using the sites built-in search engine. You could also do the same with Google or other search engine. The kinds of questions you may need to answer in advance is whether…"
"Welcome aboard, Bo! You will find lots of helpful folks and information here on all things CBG (CBU, CBB, etc.) Feel free to poke around, ask questions, and post your stuff (photos, recordings, videos, etc.).
Most of all, have fun!
Welcome aboard, Bo! You will find lots of helpful folks and information here on all things CBG (CBU, CBB, etc.) Feel free to poke around, ask questions, and post your stuff (photos, recordings, videos, etc.).