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"That’s kool, Paul! An actual tres cubano is basically a spanish classical guitar wit…"

BrianQ. replied Aug 21, 2021 to Tres Cubano Build

18 Dec 9, 2021
Reply by Paul Craig

"A few videos: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Pc_IcwKKKSw&list=PLQoYJG1ht92f3gcxoQ…"

BrianQ. replied Jun 29, 2021 to Getting the most sustain on a fretless CBG.

4 Jun 30, 2021
Reply by Taffy Evans

"Lack of sustain is caused by an incorrect setup, usually somewhere between the bridg…"

BrianQ. replied Jun 28, 2021 to Getting the most sustain on a fretless CBG.

4 Jun 30, 2021
Reply by Taffy Evans

"Yea, you’re right, the older ones are harder, thicker. Newer ones are a bit warpy, b…"

BrianQ. replied Apr 16, 2021 to yard sticks for fret boards

3 Apr 17, 2021
Reply by the anonymous pick

"Maybe a few pics so we can see what’s going on?"

BrianQ. replied Mar 6, 2021 to whaaaaaa?

11 Mar 7, 2021
Reply by Taffy Evans

"Hey guys, try this from now on, or your comments will keep going to the abyss? "

BrianQ. replied Mar 6, 2021 to whaaaaaa?

11 Mar 7, 2021
Reply by Taffy Evans

"I have this 5 wire diagram, spdt coil split, hope it helps :) "

BrianQ. replied Feb 14, 2021 to wiring a split coil mini humbucker

2 Mar 6, 2021
Reply by Taffy Evans

"Taff, I’m able to click on the links using an iPhone & iPad, not sure what you’r…"

BrianQ. replied Nov 23, 2020 to Canjo tuning

18 Nov 23, 2020
Reply by Taffy Evans

"so, the screw eye is the nut? Then, yes, if your 1st note is sharp, then the string…"

BrianQ. replied Nov 22, 2020 to Canjo tuning

18 Nov 23, 2020
Reply by Taffy Evans

"If it’s sharp, then the nut or the fret in front of the sharp note is high. If you’r…"

BrianQ. replied Nov 22, 2020 to Canjo tuning

18 Nov 23, 2020
Reply by Taffy Evans

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Bolt on neck to a set neck body?

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Locations

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Tres Cubano Build

Started by Paul Craig. Last reply by Paul Craig Dec 9, 2021. 18 Replies

CB Gitty Country Roads Banjo kit

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Drawings or pictures on the box

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Hard metal bridges

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Getting the most sustain on a fretless CBG.

Started by Joe Plotts. Last reply by Taffy Evans Jun 30, 2021. 4 Replies

2nd Build Electronics Questions

Started by Steven Adler. Last reply by Steven Adler Apr 20, 2021. 4 Replies

yard sticks for fret boards

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Where in the UK.

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whaaaaaa?

Started by andrew payton-smith. Last reply by Taffy Evans Mar 7, 2021. 11 Replies

wiring a split coil mini humbucker

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Canjo tuning

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