Brad Craig
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Cigar Box Fiddles - Plans, ideas, tips & more

Idea trading post for bowed instruments. Share photos and tips of fiddles and whatnot that you've built, acquired or seen.See More
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"We are putting the final touches on a 16 page instruction book over at cbgitty.com. Hope to finalize this week.  -Shane "
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BrianQ. commented on Brad Craig's blog post Building a Violin w/ GITTY Parts
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BrianQ. commented on Brad Craig's blog post Building a Violin w/ GITTY Parts
"Have you checked the Build plans located in the Resources tab or done a query search with the Search box located at the very top right of the page?  "
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Building a Violin w/ GITTY Parts

Looking for plans, info ( ,photos of built Violins.) Built using Cigar boxes.  With Gitty Violin  Parts or pick & chose parts. Other Blogs/web-sites building / selling Violin parts. I am interested trying a Cigar Box Violin.  All & any ideas w/ any info PS I have used "cigar " boxed, maid my own wood boxes Cans, etc. Thanks  Brad CraigSee More
Aug 11

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surfing net
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none yet, just starting to build
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Building a Violin w/ GITTY Parts

Posted on August 11, 2022 at 6:39pm 3 Comments

Looking for plans, info ( ,photos of built Violins.) Built using Cigar boxes.  With Gitty Violin  Parts or pick & chose parts. Other Blogs/web-sites building / selling Violin parts. I am interested trying a Cigar Box Violin.  All & any ideas w/ any info 

PS I have used "cigar " boxed, maid my own wood boxes Cans, etc. 

Thanks  Brad Craig

license plate Guitar

Posted on March 3, 2017 at 7:56pm 5 Comments

I plan to built a guitar by screwing a Flat Texas license plate to a cigar box

1.do I need to cut a hole in the box below  plate?

2. Or use 4 screened Grommets ?

3. Any other hints? I have built a couple cigar box from kits

Thanks Brad Craig

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