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Truss Rods. Needed?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ducati Scotty Feb 25. 15 Replies

Hello and good morning nation!I have been building solid CBG style guitars for the last 3 to 4 years now and in all my builds, I always install a non-adjustable truss rod into the neck. Usually 1/4…Continue

 

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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
C.B. Gitty shop
How many instruments have you built so far?
7
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
I love guitars of all kinds. Its the sound and tone of them that attracts me. The thing I love more about CBGs, is the nature of building something out of nothing. Taking average, everyday material and creating an instrument that will fly you to the moon and forget about the world. I don't know if the word exists to describe the world of ingenuity CBGs are, but its dank, dirty, garage, gully and best of all, funky.

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At 12:36pm on January 27, 2021, BrianQ. said…

noticed you haven’t picked up on the Reply/Comments glitch?

At 10:50am on March 7, 2019, A.D.EKER said…

Thanks ILL ! Glad you liked it, Appriciate your like !

At 2:09am on November 23, 2018, BrianQ. said…

Welcome to the nation, glad you made it :)

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