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"Prayers sent."

Habanera Hal replied Feb 13, 2017 to ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT DAN SLEEP.

22 Mar 21, 2017
Reply by Ron "Oily" Sprague

"WE'RE NOT WORTHY!!!!!!!!! "

Habanera Hal replied Feb 1, 2016 to Steven Tyler of Aerosmith Playing His Cigar Box Guitar

12 Feb 22, 2016
Reply by CJ St. Clair

"Good advice, Shane!"

Habanera Hal replied Oct 27, 2015 to How to Get Free Press for Your Cigar Box Guitar Business

3 Nov 3, 2015
Reply by Mr.melo

"Very cool, Shane!  Thinking outside the box, again!  I may have to liberate some of…"

Habanera Hal replied Oct 19, 2015 to Cigar Box Amp Mods

14 Sep 17, 2021

"I use a PVC rack to hold some of my guitars in the store: "

Habanera Hal replied Sep 30, 2015 to Build This Cigar Box Guitar Stand for Under $20

6 Sep 23, 2016
Reply by Timothy Hunter

" I used Avery 3271 Light Fabric transfer for this."

Habanera Hal replied Sep 24, 2015 to avery labels?

6 Sep 24, 2015
Reply by Habanera Hal

"Are you using paper-covered boxes?  Most modern paper-covered box lids are actually…"

Habanera Hal replied Aug 17, 2015 to Time to go>Super Advanced Cigar Box Guitar Building ?

25 Nov 12, 2015
Reply by The Phrygian Kid

"Hello UJ! Great post.  I began my CBG journey back in February 2011.  You were one o…"

Habanera Hal replied Apr 24, 2015 to My first ten years in the CBG world

90 Apr 28, 2015
Reply by Uncle John


Habanera Hal replied Feb 7, 2015 to Can you identify this wood?

31 Feb 8, 2015
Reply by Mark

"And you can find them in a whole range of anodized colors!"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 7, 2015 to Ferrule options for tail - would like something local

32 Feb 7, 2015
Reply by Slowpaw Steve T


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