Bill Saunders
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Bill Saunders commented on Steve Holladay's video
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Simple Man - on the big box six string

"sorry for the duplicate posting. I tried to delete the duplicate, but...oh well. Bill"
Mar 17
Bill Saunders commented on Steve Holladay's video
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Simple Man - on the big box six string

"This is really good. Impressive synchronization. Both your singing and the guitar sound nice and smooth. Well done."
Mar 17
Bill Saunders commented on Steve Holladay's video
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Simple Man - on the big box six string

"This is really good. Impressive synchronization. Both your singing and the guitar sound nice and smooth. Well done."
Mar 17
Bill Saunders liked Steve Holladay's video
Mar 17
Bill Saunders replied to Robert Killen's discussion Doubling the high string in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Thanks Sam. I looked for Shane's videos but didn't find them. Did find some old ones with an electric CBG. Sounded nice. Bill"
Feb 23
Bill Saunders replied to Robert Killen's discussion Doubling the high string in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Thanks Sam. Acoustic is what I'm looking at. Bill"
Feb 23
Bill Saunders replied to Robert Killen's discussion Doubling the high string in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Thanks Paul Bill"
Feb 23
Bill Saunders replied to Robert Killen's discussion Doubling the high string in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Paul, I realize this is an old post, but this is something I've been thinking of trying lately - building a "half 12 string" guitar, with octave low and middle and paired high, similar to conventional 12 string. Fretting would be like…"
Feb 18
Bill Saunders replied to MadGomer's discussion What affects tone?
"I'm curious Tim why you feel disc piezos kill tone. They certainly seem to be widely used. Happy Thursday Bill"
Feb 17
Bill Saunders replied to Mel Cooke's discussion D Minor open tune
"Mel, I've used these strings tuned DGB, but CB Gitty sells as DF#A. Maybe downtune the F# to F. unsure if the gauges give the string tension you're looking for. There's nickel wound for electric and bronze for acoustic Electric…"
Feb 16
Bill Saunders commented on Uncle John's photo
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Music trivia. Who gets this one?

"I'll play Who is "Jenny" by Tommy Tutone for $600?"
Jan 27
Bill Saunders liked Poorness Studios's video
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Bill Saunders replied to Martin's discussion Drawings or pictures on the box in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
Oct 15, 2021
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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
searches on cigar box guitars
How many instruments have you built so far?
one
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
like they are easier than 6 string. I am 65 years old and some arthritis. I also like the sound of many I've heard. Lot of uniqueness.

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At 1:04pm on October 23, 2020, BrianQ. said…

Welcome, the Resources tab is highly recommended as is joining some groups located in the Posts tab? Make some noise :)

 
 
 

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Uncle John commented on Rob Uker's photo
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General Lee

"That would be fun.   Cool white uke too."
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Uncle John commented on Randy S. Bretz's photo
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Soundholes done

"Gorgeous.  Bolt on neck, looks like?"
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Resonator solid body six string

Hi, ED Eker asked if I would show a photo of this guitar, he spotted it in a photo I posted on his…See More
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"Kool soundholes!!"
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