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Posted on February 25, 2011 at 10:41am 2 Comments

whats the best strings for a real deep tone

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At 11:37am on November 26, 2012, Tom Lauten said…
Hi Andy, I knew there must be another CBG obsessed nutter in the Highlands!

Much to my wife's utter horror I'm sure!
At 11:38pm on October 27, 2012, erik brena said…

Hey Andy. I combined the Ruby with the Noisy Cricket. The two circuits are basically the same with a few component value differences. Its an easy circuit to build on vero-board too.


At 9:46am on March 19, 2012, Mark C said…

Hi Andy

It wasn't me that hacked the cassette player, it was Smojo as I say in the credits.  But, I think it kind of goes like this: dissconnect the motor, you don't need it.  Fit a 1/4" guitar socket somewhere. Dissconnect the wires that come from the tape heads and reconnect them to the 1/4" socket. That's about it.  If that's not right, my apologies. Even though I've not yet had a go myself, I do know it's pretty simple in theory.  The tricky bit, I believe, is just getting at components, and u won't know what you're dealing with until you get the back off your player.  I haven't checked, but there may be a hacking group on the Nation somewhere.  All the best.

At 12:01pm on March 11, 2012, jala said…

 for the motoguitar  it's not me the autor, thats the man and his passion

living in the94 val de marne france

his site:

At 8:45pm on February 8, 2012, Paul Gibson said…

Hi Andy, thanks lol, i wanted to start my own guitar company but the name has already gone lol !

At 8:28am on December 18, 2011, alan payne said…

Thanks Andy, I live in Lossiemouth.

At 5:49pm on December 1, 2011, bemuzic said…

thanks Andy, glad you got it ok : -)

At 9:56am on November 10, 2011, bemuzic said…

er, I didn't get it : -/

At 1:16pm on October 31, 2011, Donald Jack said…
Hey, Andy, good to hear from you. I saw a CBG in the music shop in church street a couple of weeks ago and thought, shucks, I should try making one. Just Bout completed second and well hooked.
At 4:43pm on September 8, 2011, Mike Bingham said…

Hey Andy,

Thanks for the comment on my first kalimba build.  Yew the metal is for pinging.  The metal strips are played with the thumbs to get a music box type sound from it.  Here's a link to a video showing a talented player playing a kalimba.  (It's not me playing.)

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