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"Useful information Thanks, David B "

David Bowes replied May 11, 2020 to Newby

7 May 11, 2020
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"David I buy from various sources, e-bay, C.B. Gitty, Chicken Bone John etc. CBGs by…"

David Bowes replied Apr 18, 2020 to Newby

7 May 11, 2020
Reply by David Bowes

"This might get you started: The Works CBG  kit for £30 http://www.theworks.co.uk/p/i…"

David Bowes replied Oct 11, 2016 to Looking to get started

6 Oct 11, 2016
Reply by Hubert Knight

"They look to have large diameter do you know the dimensions?"

David Bowes replied Jun 11, 2016 to Help with parts please

19 Jun 14, 2016
Reply by Fomhorach

"I use 3mm rivets from tool station nice and cheap. David"

David Bowes replied Jun 11, 2016 to Help with parts please

19 Jun 14, 2016
Reply by Fomhorach

"Phil On my previous reply I said that i used a 3/4 inch round-over bit, but on refle…"

David Bowes replied May 9, 2016 to I Could Really Do With A Jig !

19 Aug 6, 2016
Reply by Philip Hale

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David Bowes replied May 7, 2016 to I Could Really Do With A Jig !

19 Aug 6, 2016
Reply by Philip Hale

"Michael Is the a 3/4 inch round over bit, and are you using it in a pillar drill? Da…"

David Bowes replied May 7, 2016 to I Could Really Do With A Jig !

19 Aug 6, 2016
Reply by Philip Hale

"Phil I have used a 3/4 round or round over bit to take off / round over the edges. I…"

David Bowes replied May 7, 2016 to I Could Really Do With A Jig !

19 Aug 6, 2016
Reply by Philip Hale

"Very nice!!"

David Bowes replied Feb 4, 2016 to 1664 Fretless

6 Feb 5, 2016
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Small box woes?

Started by Sleepy John. Last reply by Jock MacHinery Jun 16, 2020. 12 Replies

Newby

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FX rigs and recommendations

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Looking to play some festivals next year

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New Site goes live!!

Started by John Pilling. Last reply by t-belly johnson Oct 30, 2018. 14 Replies

Demise of Gibson

Started by Sleepy John. Last reply by Sleepy John May 3, 2018. 3 Replies

boxes for sale

Started by Rick D. Last reply by Tony Dec 14, 2017. 5 Replies

My latest build - hubcap resonator

Started by Alex Rigby. Last reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear Oct 10, 2017. 4 Replies

My CBG

Started by Steve. Last reply by Steve Sep 13, 2017. 2 Replies

Some of my songs

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School project

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Old Timers

Started by Mal Chilvers. Last reply by David L. Oct 13, 2016. 2 Replies

Looking to get started

Started by Hubert Knight. Last reply by Hubert Knight Oct 11, 2016. 6 Replies

I Could Really Do With A Jig !

Started by Philip Hale. Last reply by Philip Hale Aug 6, 2016. 19 Replies

Help with parts please

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Brass Eyelets - big ones - where to get?

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