Brent Kasl
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Brent Kasl's Discussions

Christmas Wish List

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brent Kasl Dec 16, 2020. 20 Replies

Looking for ideas on a wish list for Christmas ideas.What are some items that have made your builds easier?I have a good drill press and belt sander, always thought about a small table planer but…Continue

Flat Strings

Started this discussion. Last reply by ChickenboneJohn Nov 1, 2020. 12 Replies

Anybody use for fretless builds?Continue

Alternate tuning for long box

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brent Kasl Aug 25, 2020. 4 Replies

Current build is on an Avo box with 25.5" scale and only about 16 frets, I usually tune to GDG and get a wide range of notes high to low.I assume this shorter neck tuned GDG will be a more bass tone,…Continue

Broken neck

Started this discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans Aug 21, 2020. 7 Replies

well if finally happened, the neck broke inside the box on my latest build just about 1" forward of the pickup channel, unsure of how it happened as it was out of the box while some fretwork was…Continue

 

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Brent Kasl replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
"Might Mite small saw for fret slot cutting Already have the correct blade on order have a great Christmas"
Dec 16, 2020
Taffy Evans replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
"Hi Brent, so, what was on Santa's list, did you work out your next tool/s. Taff. Have a good one."
Dec 16, 2020
Taffy Evans replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
Dec 16, 2020
David Bowes replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
"Just made some chopping boards (cutting boards) not sure what they remind me of?"
Dec 4, 2020
David Bowes replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
"Looks like he is going to have SAW sore arse!"
Dec 4, 2020
David Bowes replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
Dec 4, 2020
David Bowes replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
Dec 4, 2020
the anonymous pick replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
";-)"
Dec 4, 2020
Southern Ray replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
" That makes me pucker just looking at it, Pic!."
Dec 4, 2020
the anonymous pick replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
"A shop assistant ,,..  for some reason , I seem to keep running out of them  :-/"
Dec 2, 2020
the anonymous pick replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
Dec 2, 2020
Southern Ray replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
" Well, David, that's cool as heck! Haven't seen that one. I could use something like that too."
Nov 30, 2020
David Bowes replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
"Good suggestions Ray. How about adding a precision matling square t the list? Marking T Square"
Nov 29, 2020
Southern Ray replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
" I'll bite. I would be ecstatic with a few more truly sharp hand tools. Small pull saws, files, rasps. A good hand plane would do my list pretty well. I'm a retired machinist and machine operator by trade. Tired of the noise. Those…"
Nov 29, 2020
David Bowes replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
Nov 29, 2020
David Bowes replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Christmas Wish List
"Center finding ruler."
Nov 29, 2020

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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
internet
How many instruments have you built so far?
30
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
being creative
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At 12:05am on December 25, 2017, Korrigan said…

Those are some great looking guitars and amps Brent! Thanks for sharing some pics.

At 12:05pm on November 26, 2015, Wichita Sam said…

Glad to be your friend.  Text me if I can do anything for you.  Sam

At 2:45am on September 30, 2015, Richey Kay said…

Thanks for the friend request Brent!

 
 
 

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Spent $20 on vintage boxes, license plates and match books.

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Spent $20 on vintage boxes, license plates and match books.

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