Brad Barbula
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Pick-up Job complete

"I like the shapes of the sound holes. Something that you might do, (if you're so inclined) is take a wire mesh or screen, and place that inside the box to give the holes some definition. This will hide any distraction from internal materials.…"
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CBG 005

"Fantastic LPG and gift."
Aug 30, 2020
Doug Thorsvik commented on Brad Barbula's photo
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CBG 004

"Sweet license plate! It’s going to make an eye catching guitar!!!"
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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
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How many instruments have you built so far?
Six guitars with a backlog of projects jammed in the pipeline.
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
I love the banjo and I want one but I can't afford one so I was thinking of building one. My research into building one has inspired me and stumbling onto your site with the pot banjos -they're awesome! I have a lot of free time on my hands and no money, so I'm looking forward to scrounging up the necessary parts. :)

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A.D.EKER commented on Troy Eckstein's photo
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Lap steel bender

"Loud & Clear Troy ! much abliged !"
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More lap bender

"I see now its not the G but the B string! and you tune C6 Western Swing or the E7?"
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The lap bender

"Thanks troy for the insight on that , you did just the one G string  Oke! like the Telecaster…"
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Korrigan replied to Mel Cooke's discussion Is it OK to use a hardtail bridge on a fretless 3 string acoustic?
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CIGAR BOX BART

"thats wonderful!"
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