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Are there a set of plans for a six string Cigar box guitar?

I searched through older threads. I found a couple that could be helpful but the links did not work. I have the guitar neck of my first eve…

Started by Virgil Fiori

11 Aug 13
Reply by Taffy Evans

Really Cool Boxes if anyone Needs Some I know boxes can be hard to find.  I have bee…

Started by jason fitzgibbons

1 Oct 3, 2019
Reply by BrianQ.

Cigar Molds - Lap Steel?

I found this cigar mold and immediately thought to use it for a couple of lap steel guitars.  The mold is about 22" x 4", pretty dried out.…

Started by Kigar

21 Nov 19, 2016
Reply by Kigar

Cigar Box Nation TV

There had to be a thread to chat about this, LOVE IT! Free LIVE concert by Shane, available after the fact if you missed it. Tour of Ben Gi…

Started by JL

1 Oct 14, 2016
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Blank cigarboxes

Anyone know where to buy blank boxes that shipp to Europe! Need them blank as I want to imprint my own image on box! Thanks in advance guys!

Started by Scruggy

14 Oct 10, 2014
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St. Louis 2nd Annual CBG Festival June 7 2014

Started by smilingdog1

21 Sep 8, 2014
Reply by AlexiaLaubscher

New You Tube video Swampy Cigar box sound

This time not dirty hardrockin', but a slow and lazy, own produced Swamp song. Hope you will enjoy it:

Started by Cigarbox Henri

0 Jun 18, 2014

New Free Albums Tab in the Toolbar!

Hey, y'all, Dan and Ben have just created a Free Albums tab in the CBN toolbar, right between How To Play, and Free Plans. It has links to…

Started by Ron "Oily" Sprague

0 Feb 21, 2014


PINECONE FLETCHER Performs at NAMM 2014 for RIVERA AMPS with the ROCK CRUSHER! Check the link below to see the performance and hear what a…

Started by Automatic Slim

0 Feb 12, 2014


PINECONE FLETCHER and HOBO KING GUITARS in full effect with RIVERA amps. They are incredible amps and products that bring out major mojo wi…

Started by Automatic Slim

1 Jan 30, 2014
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