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69 Dec 22, 2018
Reply by Lou LaManna

"Hey, Mike. How does she sound sound with the piezo? Would you have a video? Awesome,…"

John replied May 2, 2017 to CONTEST: The 2x4 Challenge!!! May 2017

57 May 31, 2017
Reply by John Bernyk

"No one knows for sure what exactly happened to Mr. Mayfield, but there is a story th…"

John replied May 1, 2017 to CONTEST: The 2x4 Challenge!!! May 2017

57 May 31, 2017
Reply by John Bernyk

"Oh wow! VERY cool! :O) "

John replied May 1, 2017 to Man Builds Acoustic Telecaster From Single 2x4 Plank

8 May 2, 2017
Reply by Cigar Box Nation


John replied Apr 27, 2017 to Need advice

7 Apr 27, 2017
Reply by Dave Lynas

"I've seen some that REALLY look good. Good luck! "

John replied Apr 13, 2017 to Using screws as fret markers

13 Apr 15, 2017
Reply by Titch the Clown

"Prayers, good thoughts, and all of the positive energy I have is for you, Bro. Hang…"

John replied Feb 22, 2017 to ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT DAN SLEEP.

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

"Haha! These are great!  Can I post some of these on FB? "

John replied Jan 20, 2017 to You might be a cbg builder if....

25 Feb 13, 2017
Reply by Timothy Hunter

"I've had trouble finding things that fit my fingers right and feel comfortable. I've…"

John replied Jan 15, 2017 to What is your favorite slide and slide material? ( and more)

122 Mar 1, 2017
Reply by Jim_N

"They are awesome to jam/practice with. I get the moral dilemma some have using them…"

John replied Dec 11, 2016 to Loopers ~ What are they good and bad for?

63 Dec 14, 2016
Reply by BUGGY (C)


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Doug Thorsvik commented on Ghostbuttons's photo


"Very unique look Warren! I like it. The bottoms of those Arturo Fuente boxes are really resonant…"
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"Can’t say that I have used pennies or dimes to raise a bridge, but have seen them used to…"
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Only the Lonely: 2-String Chugger License Plate Cigar Box Guitar

"Always happy to put a big smile on your face Uncle John! We will try to keep up the good work."
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Glenn Kaiser commented on A.D.EKER's photo

Super short Tiny innerpocket 3 string

"Love those little tins A.D.! Fun! -Glenn"
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Glenn Kaiser commented on Ghostbuttons's photo


"Coolness! And what Uncle John said, great info. there. -Glenn"
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Uncle John commented on Ghostbuttons's photo


"Looks really good.  You said you have to shave some of bridge bottom.  Do you use the…"
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Uncle John commented on Gary O'slide's video

Bayou blues slide cigar box guitar

"Love that rusty LPG and your sound."
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