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Started by Dan Sleep

8 Jun 5, 2020
Reply by Stephen E. Ahern

First built Questions - Scale lenght and Bridge Positions

I am going to built my first CBG. A frettless 3 string. My Box has 30x20cm (about 11,8x7,8 inch) 1.I want many playable frets. Is 19 to muc…

Started by Andreas Fischer

21 May 20, 2018
Reply by Andreas Fischer

String size calculator

I've been using the Acoustic Guitar String Size Calculator at wahiduddin.net to calculate string sizes for various scale lengths and tensio…

Started by Uncle Fred

2 Aug 27, 2016
Reply by Uncle Fred

Favorite Box to use for a cbg build and why ?

I'm wondering what boxes other CBG builders look for before starting their build and why, like size or shape of box , plain wood or paper c…

Started by Tom Caneschi aka cbg tom

16 Apr 25, 2014
Reply by Wichita Sam

Type of cigar box question... need large/deep/inexpensive box...

I am sure this topic has been debated quite often, but could I get a list of the best types/brands of boxes to make CBGs with? I am intere…

Started by KK Dirty Money

8 Jan 11, 2013
Reply by Wade

Kantele,guitar,bowed lyre help ?

I wanna build small kantele and bowed lyre aka jouhikko made from cigar box. Searching small kantele and bowed lyre  dimensions and measure…

Started by Jantan ux

17 Jul 30, 2012
Reply by phlogister

Question on FRETS

Hey all.  I have a few questions on fretting....   1.  For those of you that use WIRE for frets, what is your method for making them nice a…

Started by Douglas Eric Marsalis

10 Jul 6, 2010
Reply by Douglas Eric Marsalis

What size box is recommended?

Hi what size box is suggested for building a cbg?Got my hands on a cigarbox by the size 9 X 7 inches, how about that? (to small?)Could prob…

Started by rockinfrasse

28 Mar 21, 2010
Reply by Gitarmoro

Which box would you choose? Graphics, material or volume?

Ok, newbee here, so apologies for any ignorance, but here goes: I've just collected the bit's'n'pieces that will finally get me started.  …

Started by Gitarmoro

11 Feb 13, 2010
Reply by Gitarmoro

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