Dail Echevarria
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Children's CBG

Posted on January 7, 2011 at 9:52am 3 Comments

A couple of months ago I read a posting about someone building a child's CBG with a dulcimer scale, does anyone remember who posted the original info?

What determines what scale length I should use

Posted on September 19, 2010 at 11:24am 6 Comments

I am a newbie at this and I am doing all my research before I build my first CBG. I have been on Youtube as well as CBNation reading as much as I can. How many frets should a CBG have? Minimun and Max?
Also, what scale is best?
I'd need your expert advise CBNation!

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At 9:13pm on December 3, 2010, Chris Ballard said…
Thanks Dail, it is a cabinet door hinge I bought at Lowe's. It is a GateHouse brand hinge. The description on the package says, PC3/8 in Non-Spring Inset hinge. What I do is cut the hinge part of that attaches to the cabinet Stile. Then I put it in a vice and bend it to achieve a better string angle. Hope this is helpful.


Thanks again,
Chris
At 6:25pm on December 3, 2010, Wayne Bigler said…
Melbourne eh? Hi neighbor. Visit my website www.biglerguitars.com when you get a chance.
 
 
 

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