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"Cheers Uncle John"
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"Cheers Taff"
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Taffy Evans commented on Bob Page's blog post Box trim/headstock
"Cruising along there pretty well. Taff"
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"Good, strong start."
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E bay CBG Kit

"So my lovely wife bought me 2 CBG kits on e bay. The first I intend to finish as a fretless acoustic (frets to be added later). The second will be electric with a fret board."
Dec 29, 2023
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E bay CBG kit.
Dec 29, 2023
Bob Page commented on Bob Page's blog post First build
"Thanks. I've been given a couple of kits for Christmas so this scratch build is now on hold. Updates to follow hopefully"
Dec 27, 2023
Taffy Evans commented on Bob Page's blog post First build
"Hi, you will get sound, the challenge comes when searching for a decent, pleasing sound in both tone and volume. Enjoy the journey. Taff. Use HTML editor"
Dec 26, 2023
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First build

Lesson 1: Not all cigar boxes are the same size. Bought this one on e bay without checking. Timber from local merchant and all parts purchased from a UK supplier. Total cost about 60 quid. I'm hoping a couple of pizzos will produce some sound 20231221_130207.jpg…See More
Dec 21, 2023
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I'm intriqued with the idea of three strings. I have an acoustic and an electric guitar but I can't really play plus I am a massive blues fan

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Working on the notch

Posted on January 2, 2024 at 12:48am 0 Comments

Tuners fitted and lid cut to size

Posted on January 2, 2024 at 12:47am 0 Comments

Box trim/headstock

Posted on December 30, 2023 at 4:04am 2 Comments

Box trim being glued and headstock cut. Needs tyding up tomorrow when the last two sides of the box trim will be glued. Bought a draw saw off amazon to do the headstock cutting and was suspicious as I couldn't see a country of origin. Turned out to be Chinese crap and was blunt before I finished cutting it out. I'm thinking of using a router for the next two.…

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E bay CBG kit . Box built

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