Goofing around on the gift I made for my brother-in-law. It's a tin from a gift set of pocket knives with a wooden box for a resonator. It sounds a lot like....

Views: 58

Comment

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

Comment by bizzaro guitaro on January 13, 2018 at 2:52pm

Nice sound,good playing. A good combination every time.

Comment by Korrigan on December 10, 2017 at 11:45pm

Thanks Villie

Comment by Ville Vornanen on December 10, 2017 at 8:09am

Such a cool reso sound! I would call this a great success!

Comment by Korrigan on December 7, 2017 at 3:54pm

Thanks Uncle John. That's the actual sound of the instrument, no pickup installed in it, it's just really loud and tinny sounding.

Comment by Uncle John on December 7, 2017 at 8:32am

I saw that nice git in photos.  It has a nice old timey sound with a strong hint of reso.  That tin's sound cuts right through the mix.   Good playing too.  That's a pretty good little song.  Almost had me trying to think up lyrics.

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation?How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources

Forum

Sustain

Started by Swamp Dawg Primal Music in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Paul Craig 12 minutes ago. 19 Replies

Can’t find wiring for odd pickup

Started by Jon Leslie/Runaway Veal Music in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Korrigan yesterday. 30 Replies

Resonator science

Started by Joe Williams in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts. Last reply by Hal Robertson on Friday. 5 Replies

Tuneomatic bridge no contact to strings for ground..aluminum?

Started by Jon Leslie/Runaway Veal Music in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Jon Leslie/Runaway Veal Music on Friday. 4 Replies

Capo

Started by Brendan deVallance in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Kirk on Thursday. 7 Replies

Strap Button Location

Started by Paul W. McGuire in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Paul W. McGuire on Thursday. 11 Replies

CBG using bass neck

Started by john keven kemege in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Paul Craig on Wednesday. 8 Replies

Latest Activity

Jeff 'Bones' Reilly commented on Smoothead's photo
Thumbnail

Washocaster

"No starch in my shirts please ... great pic "
7 minutes ago
Jeff 'Bones' Reilly liked Smoothead's photo
7 minutes ago
Jeff 'Bones' Reilly commented on Uncle John's video
Thumbnail

Pawn Shop Banjers

"Ha I bet tell them you will shut off the heating that will make them work faster ..... "
10 minutes ago
Dave Lynas commented on Smoothead's photo
Thumbnail

Washocaster

"Killer scene."
11 minutes ago
Dave Lynas commented on Smoothead's photo
Thumbnail

Washocaster

"Nice photos too."
11 minutes ago
Dave Lynas commented on Smoothead's photo
Thumbnail

Washocaster

"Love it! The biscuit bridge is perfect."
12 minutes ago
Paul Craig replied to Swamp Dawg Primal Music's discussion Sustain
"Lots of old inventors got the cold shoulder from some of the media back in those days, so their…"
12 minutes ago
Jeff 'Bones' Reilly liked Paul Slocum's photo
12 minutes ago
Uncle John commented on Uncle John's video
Thumbnail

Pawn Shop Banjers

"Don't let them hear you say that, Bones.  They'll want a raise or coffee…"
13 minutes ago
Dave Lynas liked Smoothead's photo
14 minutes ago
Dave Lynas liked Paul Slocum's photo
15 minutes ago
Jeff 'Bones' Reilly commented on Uncle John's video
Thumbnail

Pawn Shop Banjers

"The Phat Boys did good .... so did you UJ . "
15 minutes ago

Music

Loading…

© 2018   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service