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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

Started by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, ConcertsLatest Reply

Cigar Box Guitar How-to Knowledgebase at CigarBoxGuitar.com

Be sure to check out the ever-growing collection of Cigar Box Guitar How-to articles over at www.CigarBoxGuitar.com. C. B. Gitty is buildin…

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Problems uploading videos

Several folks have mentioned that they are having or have had problems in the past with uploading videos to this site. Here is some informa…

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Your take on this bizarre guitar

https://www.ebay.com/itm/255673279777 I'm thinking it is more mandolin than guitar, and that it was built as a functional theater prop.

Started by Infirmity Citrus President in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion

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Piezo feedback

Recently finished my 1st CBG. I cannot play a lick (yet) but my neighbor says it sounds great. I installed a Junior Disc-O-Tune piezo accor…

Started by Jerry Draper in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts

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SWAMP WITCH GUITARS UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP

Due to my recent battle with esophagus cancer ,  I will no longer  be able to work on my guitars and continue  running the swamp witch guit…

Started by the anonymous pick in Other stuff - off topic, fun stuff, whatever

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Loss two-string bass build instructions

Do anyone have a pdf of the CB Gitty two-string bass instructions?

Started by Tim Dvorak in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts

6 Sep 27
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Is it just me, site issues.

Hi, are you guys having issues viewing this site, or is it me only? Taff

Started by Taffy Evans in Other stuff - off topic, fun stuff, whatever

3 Sep 27
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Fretted and Slide Advice

I'm looking for my next build from CB Gitty. Does anyone have any advice on what CBG build kits are good for playing slide on a fretted CBG…

Started by Patrick Whaley in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion

10 Sep 22
Reply by Taffy Evans

Sound holes or not sound holes in a electric cbg?

This is my first dog bowl guitar and I plugged it in. In this cbg Good idea or  not I used a springs  around the bowl and on the bottom spa…

Started by Howard Craypool in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion

5 Sep 21
Reply by Greg Brown

Guitar Amp

What would happen if I installed the amplifier directly into the cigar box of a guitar? Would it make an instrument that blasts sound direc…

Started by Chase N Williams in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion

5 Sep 21
Reply by Paul Craig

It Happened at breakneck speed....

Hi, I have lost count of the number of guitar necks I have repaired over the years. These accidents have been caused by a number of reasons…

Started by Taffy Evans in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion

4 Sep 21
Reply by Paul Craig

Using aluminium

I'm making a dog bowl resonator and am considering using an aluminium sheet/plate as the "soundboard" - with a hole in it to suspend the up…

Started by Haydon in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts

2 Sep 21
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Guitar Amp

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