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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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Started by Ian Boyd

2 Jun 17
Reply by Ian Boyd

While we are talking solid body resonator guitars.....

Hi here is another solid build, in memory of the new owner's father who had passed on. I selected the timber from the late woodworker's sta…

Started by Taffy Evans

0 Jun 14

Proof is in the Tuner

New guy here, so please be kind as I ask a possibly stupid question. Building my 2nd Cigar Box Guitar. 25.5 " scale, EBE tuning, mechanical…

Started by Patrick Kelly

4 May 17
Reply by Taffy Evans

Beginner advice

I’ve built a fretless CBG using a flat humbucker pickup, which I connect to a CB Gitty amp. However whenever I play it, as soon as I put th…

Started by Michael Myers

3 Apr 25
Reply by Timothy Hunter

gould les paul

I have a gould 'eagle' les paul copy with three humbuckers. I found it by chance in a pawn shop a few years back and have looked on the int…

Started by mathew davies

7 Apr 23
Reply by George Hardy

6 string license plate resonator CBG

Hi folks: I'm thinking of building a resonator 6-string with a vintage 1965 license plate.  In your collective experience, will the plate b…

Started by Vincent Cuenca

3 Apr 10
Reply by Carl Floyd

Which G is the G in GDG?

which key on a piano are the strings tuned to? what are the frequencies of the G, D, G sequence?

Started by Infirmity Citrus President

2 Apr 5
Reply by Carl Floyd

Blues and Exotic Scales for CBG...

I keep seeing these charts - What does this mean? Does it mean that if you are playing G blues (far left), you only hit the black dots, and…

Started by Snuffy Smith

5 Apr 2
Reply by George Carlson

Garage Sale Silvertone, Amp-in-case...lucky me.

Just picked this up as a garage sale.  Model 1448 guitar and amp case... guitar almost virgin with just a few stains.  Case has a couple of…

Started by Wichita Sam

31 Feb 24
Reply by Derek Rose

Making a pickup from a wire coil on a speaker

5B0E7101-0595-4561-918A-4348AE6C3AA1.jpeg The speaker in the pic is from my work. They were switching out PA speakers and let me have one;…

Started by Andy Busch

17 Feb 16
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