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Canjo pickups

Started this discussion. Last reply by Byrd Franklin Dec 22, 2022. 5 Replies

Made my first ever 1-string canjo from an old 1 qt oil can. I'm having lots of fun with it but would like to add a pickup. Problem is I'm not sure what type to use and where to mount it. I was…Continue

Tags: pickup, canjo

Odd vibration

Started this discussion. Last reply by David Blackburn Apr 28, 2017. 5 Replies

I built an acoustic CBG from a box with an MDF lid using a thru neck design. I put it all together and it sounded fabulous, much better than I expected. Then I did something stupid - I took it apart.…Continue

Amp help please

Started this discussion. Last reply by David Blackburn Apr 26, 2017. 18 Replies

I'm a newbie to CBGs and amplifiers so there's a whole lot I don't know. This forum has been great in helping with most questions, but I am having an issue I haven't been able to resolve. As an…Continue

Tags: buzzing, amps

 

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Byrd Franklin replied to David Blackburn's discussion Canjo pickups
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Adam Jellison replied to David Blackburn's discussion Canjo pickups
"I used a 12mm Piezo Under the can and ran through the bottom.  It took a few tries, but I got it to work."
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Looked like fun to build with basic tools. Also less intimidating to learn to play.

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