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Free Cigar Box Tablature Library

Did you know there is a fast-growing collection of FREE tablature for 3-string cigar box guitars over at CBN's sister site www.CigarBoxGuit

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Converting 3 string to 4 string

So other than just not using the ...3rd? String on a 4 string guitar when playing a song or riff made for a 3 string how do you take say a…

Started by Robert Bryan

3 Dec 27, 2022
Reply by Oscar Stern

Plectrum

While experimenting with my guitar I could not find a plectrum, so I grabbed whatever I could find at that moment and it was a knitter's st…

Started by Engblom

5 Dec 26, 2022
Reply by BrianQ.

Annual Gitty & Friends Christmas concert 2022

Here’s a link to the Christmas concert Gitty & friends Live streams on Facebook & YouTube every year. Enjoy & Merry Christmas e…

Started by BrianQ.

2 Dec 23, 2022
Reply by Uncle John

CIGAR BOX NATION CHRISTMAS ALBUM 2022

For any of the new folks here on the Nation every Christmas we compile a  FREE DOWNLOAD ALBUM https://www.cigarboxguitar.com/2022-cigar

Started by Slowpaw Steve T

21 Dec 22, 2022
Reply by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker

Boxes no stamps

Hi all! Any info on boxes with no tax stamps or cautions. Thanx in advance! Dan

Started by Dan

5 Dec 6, 2022
Reply by BrianQ.

Help for an oldie

When I built my first CBG it was fretless and I enjoyed the process of, at least, getting a reasonable tune out of it. I have since built a…

Started by Michael Myers

9 Nov 17, 2022
Reply by Michael Myers

Strings for Fretless License Plate Guitar GDG

  I'm getting a ot of string noise playing slide through my amp. Can someone recommend better strings?

Started by Jeff Campbell

5 Nov 8, 2022
Reply by Carl Floyd

Meet "Deplorable"

This is my 11th build, but the first one I've actually sold (sort of).  I offered to build one as part of a fundraiser for St Judes Childre…

Started by MadGomer

7 Nov 7, 2022
Reply by MadGomer

In Body spring reverb effect

Greetings all, I'm working on another build with dual springs along the thru body neck inside the box for reverb effect.  My last build did…

Started by Mikey Hearrold II

36 Oct 30, 2022
Reply by Paul Craig

Checking in.

For a few reasons, in particular a bad experience with a former member, I've had, little, or no input on these pages for quite a while. Wit…

Started by darryl kernaghan

3 Oct 23, 2022
Reply by BrianQ.

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