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"Nice 2-stringer. One thing you might try on a later build is to have the two stings…"

Rand Moore replied Feb 5, 2015 to Reds Wicked Apple canjo

8 Aug 14, 2016
Reply by TN Twang

"Hi All, I wrote the above maybe 3 years ago. Since then I have completed a lot of o…"

Rand Moore replied Apr 4, 2014 to Circular hole tuner design

10 Apr 4, 2014
Reply by Rand Moore

"Hi Hillbilly, How did your cookie tin build(s) turn out? I visited your page to vie…"

Rand Moore replied Apr 4, 2014 to cookie tin banjo (tinjo)

1 Apr 4, 2014
Reply by Rand Moore

"Hi Jabes, That's a beauty. Yes, get back into building, by all means! -Rand."

Rand Moore replied Apr 4, 2014 to The Cookie Tin Variety: a community image bank

37 Dec 27, 2022
Reply by Keith Zorn

"I use a nail and a hammer and punch a bunch of holes in an elongated "X" pattern the…"

Rand Moore replied Jan 31, 2014 to Overthinking a simple cookie tin ?

7 Jan 31, 2014
Reply by PKB

"Hi Mario, So, essentially you want to use the lower half of the brass water "bottle…"

Rand Moore replied Nov 26, 2013 to brass canjo/cbg

7 Nov 28, 2013
Reply by Mario Poggio

"I was using zip ties for my early canjos, too. They work fairly well, but they dampe…"

Rand Moore replied Sep 26, 2012 to The Can

10 Sep 26, 2012
Reply by Rand Moore

"I don't build canjos much anymore (I prefer 3-stringers), but when I did, I found cu…"

Rand Moore replied Sep 1, 2012 to Cans for the Canjo

7 Sep 26, 2012
Reply by rusty case

"Hi Paul. The string size depends a bit on the scale length (VSL) and a bit on what…"

Rand Moore replied Jan 11, 2012 to Altoid-tars: a community image bank

17 Jan 11, 2012
Reply by Rand Moore

"Hi All, Canjos are a great instrument for both beginner players and builders due to…"

Rand Moore replied Dec 27, 2011 to Never have, but plan too!

7 Sep 5, 2012
Reply by rusty case


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The Cookie Tin Variety: a community image bank

Started by Diane in Chicago. Last reply by Keith Zorn Dec 27, 2022. 37 Replies

Canjo Tablatures

Started by Adam Jellison. Last reply by Adam Jellison Jan 8, 2020. 6 Replies

Can Cutting

Started by Mike Whisenhunt. Last reply by Glenn Watt Nov 22, 2019. 9 Replies

The Gas/Kerosene/Oil Can variety: a community image bank

Started by Diane in Chicago. Last reply by James Conder Nov 5, 2018. 7 Replies

How to adjust Intonation???

Started by JL. Last reply by Wichita Sam Mar 10, 2017. 9 Replies

1st Electric Canjo Build

Started by Greg Thompson. Last reply by TN Twang Aug 19, 2016. 4 Replies

Reds Wicked Apple canjo

Started by Greg Thompson. Last reply by TN Twang Aug 14, 2016. 8 Replies

Chromatic fretting.

Started by Graham Alibone. Last reply by Graham Alibone Sep 15, 2015. 6 Replies

Gunpowder Jug Resonator

Started by David Harris. Last reply by Greg Thompson Nov 27, 2014. 1 Reply

Can Jo for Children

Started by David Bowes. Last reply by David Bowes Sep 29, 2014. 11 Replies

Strings: Materials, Techniques, Sound, Etc.

Started by Dustan Eichler. Last reply by TN Twang Jun 13, 2014. 23 Replies

Circular hole tuner design

Started by Philip Daniel. Last reply by Rand Moore Apr 4, 2014. 10 Replies

cookie tin banjo (tinjo)

Started by Hillbilly Hobo. Last reply by Rand Moore Apr 4, 2014. 1 Reply

mag pup

Started by jabes. Last reply by jabes Mar 25, 2014. 2 Replies

Overthinking a simple cookie tin ?

Started by Piht Bull (Delta Dawg Guitars). Last reply by PKB Jan 31, 2014. 7 Replies

brass canjo/cbg

Started by Mario Poggio. Last reply by Mario Poggio Nov 28, 2013. 7 Replies

Can Orientation

Started by Alan "Poor Boy" Ackerson. Last reply by Alan "Poor Boy" Ackerson Oct 20, 2013. 6 Replies

Scale length and bridge

Started by Battmann. Last reply by Thomas "Duck" Petry Jul 23, 2013. 5 Replies

Attaching the Can

Started by Jim burt. Last reply by Russ Dugger Dec 13, 2012. 9 Replies

Loudness Versus Scale Length

Started by Randal. Last reply by Randal Oct 27, 2012. 9 Replies

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