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Three New Builds

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lonman Dec 25, 2021. 1 Reply

Merry Christmas CBN!The celebrations have wrapped up and am spending some downtime in the shop. Three new builds are underway. Red Oak necks. Either Walnut or Maple fretboards with a zero fret.. 25"…Continue

 

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Lonman replied to David Plekkenpol's discussion Three New Builds
"Looks like a good start to end 2021. Merry Christmas."
Dec 25, 2021
David Plekkenpol posted a discussion

Three New Builds

Merry Christmas CBN!The celebrations have wrapped up and am spending some downtime in the shop. Three new builds are underway. Red Oak necks. Either Walnut or Maple fretboards with a zero fret.. 25" scale length. Piezo sandwiched between the lid and neck on one, Piezo under the neck on the second. The third will get a piezo and a single-coil with a three-way switch.I will definitely be reaching out for advice as I work through these first three builds.Hope everyone gets to spend some quality…See More
Dec 25, 2021
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"Thank you!"
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"Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build/play info and join some groups located in the Posts tab? Forum is for questions and Blog posts are for sharing your build processes? Site has a glitch, here’s the trick:"
Dec 10, 2021
David Plekkenpol left a comment for Darryl Tuttle
"Thanks! Winter is always a great time to spend time in the shop. Looking forward to learning more about cgb"s. I have a few builds that will be starting this weekend and will be trying a few options...oak neck, maple neck, thru-body (no…"
Dec 10, 2021
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"Welcome to cbn! Being snowed in is a good time to build guitars. Fellow Minnesotan here. This site is full of helpful people. What type of build are you planning?"
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None. Just starting
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The history, tone, playabliity, affordable, can build my own and be creative

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At 9:18pm on December 10, 2021, BrianQ. said…

Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build/play info and join some groups located in the Posts tab? Forum is for questions and Blog posts are for sharing your build processes? Site has a glitch, here’s the trick:

At 5:33pm on December 10, 2021, Darryl Tuttle said…

Welcome to cbn! Being snowed in is a good time to build guitars. 
Fellow Minnesotan here. This site is full of helpful people. What type of build are you planning?

 
 
 

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