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[QUESTION] Magnetic Resonator pickup choice (wickedbucker, floating jazz or hotplate)

Hey y'all,I chose to ask this question here rather than the Reso Hangout forum, since I get the impression over there they are a little les…

Started by Doc Helliday

3 Nov 19, 2019
Reply by Jerry Jordan

A Better Acoustic Pickup for Cigar Box Guitar: How I Install a Piezo Rod & Preamp

Get the most out of your acoustic/electric cigar box guitars with an inexpensive piezo rod & preamp unit.  How-to Video   In this vide…

Started by Cigar Box Nation

10 Oct 14, 2019
Reply by Eric Shepherd

how can I test circuit continuity of twin piezo pick-up installation?

I bought by mail a couple of twin piezo pickups.  On inspection I found the cables connecting the discs to the pots to be so long that I co…

Started by Colin

20 Sep 8, 2019
Reply by Colin

Overdrive and piezo pickups

How did you get your best crunchy overdriven tones out of a cbg with a piezo?   I don't generally prefer any more than a natural crunch.  H…

Started by Rick Tish

8 Aug 15, 2019
Reply by Rick Tish

Will sound hole reduce sustain?

I finished my first build, mostly, and I’m very happy with the results. Here is a question: I don’t have a sound hole yet. I am very happy…

Started by Michael Pounds

11 Apr 15, 2019
Reply by Taffy Evans

Newby Piezo Rod Question

Greetings, all! I am running an after-school/summer program (tinyurl/com/r3atmase), and we are attempting to make cigar box guitars. This i…

Started by Cameron Cooley

5 Feb 9, 2019
Reply by darryl kernaghan

Soldering a rod piezo to a 1/4 inch jack

I need some help from the brain trust. I have a rod piezo with a center lead for a violin and the ends are unterminated. One lead is white…

Started by Dave Steingart

2 Nov 14, 2018
Reply by Dave Steingart

First guitar help ?

I live in Estonia. It's hard to find used cigarbox or humidor in Estonia. New humidors are 51 euro.For me buying form ebay is to expensive.…

Started by Jantan ux

27 Apr 25, 2018
Reply by Thomas Parr

2017 "Kick The Can" Build-Off contest - Canjos, Tin Can Guitars

"Come on, brothers and sisters, KICK OUT THE CANS!"   For our final build-off contest of 2017, we're looking for your best canjos, cookie…

Started by Cigar Box Nation

156 Dec 21, 2017
Reply by Rose Ericson

Loud POP when flipping an ON/ON switch.

Just joined the community! And I have a little issue...  I'm using both under saddle PU and disc PU inside, combined they don't sound so go…

Started by Chris Borgman

14 Dec 20, 2017
Reply by Chris Borgman


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