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My New Cigar Box Ukuleles

Hey everybody, I am in the process of building two cigar box ukes and I am still uneasy about a couple of design points. First, would mahog…

Started by Nate D

4 Feb 17, 2010
Reply by John Hopper

Fret wire size for Ukulele

I am going to order some supplies for upcoming projects and wanted to get some fret wire for a Ukulele but didn't know what size I should g…

Started by Rob

4 Jan 22, 2010
Reply by Rob

Ukulele build

Alright, i'll start a discussion. Newbie to CBG, did not know anything about this type of music till a little while ago. Some of your membe…

Started by Bill Lewis

3 Jan 12, 2010
Reply by joel

Crazy Glue

Is it wrong to use crazy glue on internal bracing?

Started by Chris Ellbogen

4 Dec 10, 2009
Reply by Joe Scislowicz

Your secrets... just resources really.

Hey Ukers, I picked up some supplies like a fret board I was looking for at Mainland Ukulele. Just wondered if you would share some of you…

Started by John Nagy

6 Dec 2, 2009
Reply by John Nagy

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