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"Rick, I'm going to have to check out your weedwhacker stringed bass, I have thought…"

Bruce Myers replied Jun 24, 2016 to Looking to build a 2-string bass, wisdom sought...

15 Jun 25, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"John, The piezo disc worked well for me but, each build is different. I have built a…"

Bruce Myers replied Jun 24, 2016 to Looking to build a 2-string bass, wisdom sought...

15 Jun 25, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"Great newsletter! Congrats to Eric on the feature, well deserved. Thanks for keeping…"

Bruce Myers replied Apr 29, 2014 to Cigar Box Nation News 4/25/14: Instruments, Contests & More

17 May 2, 2014
Reply by Spence's Rye

"I would agree with The Capo Kid, most likely it is the neck/s bending. If the pitch/…"

Bruce Myers replied Mar 3, 2014 to Tuner Problems

14 Mar 23, 2014
Reply by Greg Potts

"I have done a few the way you are talking about, I just leave enough clearance under…"

Bruce Myers replied Feb 28, 2014 to Fret board to box join question.

7 Apr 7, 2014
Reply by Slowpaw Steve T

"Craig, The general rule of thumb is about the thickness of a dime at the first fret…"

Bruce Myers replied Feb 26, 2014 to String to fret height

5 Feb 26, 2014
Reply by Bernie Mango

"It sounds like you have the box sandwiched between the neck and a block on the insid…"

Bruce Myers replied Feb 25, 2014 to Cigar Box Ukulele Bracing

10 Mar 14, 2014
Reply by Titch the Clown

"Normally the top and bottom on these type boxes are thinner than the sides in my exp…"

Bruce Myers replied Feb 22, 2014 to Perdomo Reserve 10th Anniversary Champagne Box - What to do with it?

8 Feb 23, 2014
Reply by Comrade Paul

"Minwax is very good stain, most stains will raise the grain a bit, water based stain…"

Bruce Myers replied Feb 18, 2014 to Stain removing smoothness

8 Feb 18, 2014
Reply by Jon Leslie/Runaway Veal Music


Bruce Myers replied Feb 17, 2014 to cutting holes in the box

12 Feb 17, 2014
Reply by jawbone


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