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Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?

Started this discussion. Last reply by A.D.EKER Oct 7. 9 Replies

has anyone found a way to eliminate the lingering aroma from empty boxes?Continue

Your take on this bizarre guitar

Started this discussion. Last reply by Vladimir Mazic Nov 16. 11 Replies

https://www.ebay.com/itm/255673279777I'm thinking it is more mandolin than guitar, and that it was built as a functional theater prop.Continue

The entirely hypothetical encylopedic CGB design and construction book - a long post

Started this discussion. Last reply by Doug Thorsvik Sep 6. 5 Replies

I just bought a box full of CGB building books, and I must say I'm disappointed. I taught electronics, computers, and networking. I am particular about training aids, and I have high expectations. I…Continue

Box thickness effect on sound

Started this discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans Jul 31. 3 Replies

If a guy wanted to build a dog bowl resonator:Will a thick box produce a better tone than a thin box?Will a larger - 10.5 X 9 - box sound better than an 8 X 6?Is it better to attach the neck to the…Continue

 

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Infirmity Citrus President replied to Engblom's discussion Making a Loud CBG
"I wonder about the effect of back angle, depth of box, and internal volume it would be interesting to score a pile of identical drop in lid boxes and make one body with interchangeable lids. it would be interesting to experiment with a plain…"
Nov 18
Vladimir Mazic replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Your take on this bizarre guitar
Nov 16
A.D.EKER replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?
"Just sprinkle some Parfum of choise on the inside ! repeat if wears off !! simple but verry effectif ! fluid works better then airosoles they tend to evaporate more quicly !!"
Oct 7
Carl Floyd replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?
"I like the smell of some of the leftover cigar aromas. "
Oct 7
Taffy Evans replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?
"Haha, I recon your cigar box would smell better than your amp, especially after it warms up. Taff"
Oct 6
kate korzekwa replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?
"and I meant crumple the newspaper and fill the box — also works to get the smells out of plastic food containers —"
Oct 5
Infirmity Citrus President replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?
"the weather here in New Mexico has been 85+ and sunshine since April. The rainy season just started. Figures. In a 90 year old farmhouse mouse poop is a much greater risk. I had to hardware screen my amplifiers after I vacuumed out the pack rat…"
Oct 5
Lappy replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?
"Spread baking soda inside and close the box for a week or two. Exposure to direct sunlight also works but you run the risk of sparrows pooping in the box."
Oct 5
Taffy Evans replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?
"Hi, how about keeping the lid closed? Haha. Only joking. What about leaving the box open and exposed to sunlight? Taff"
Oct 5
Lappy replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?
Oct 5
kate korzekwa replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?
Oct 5
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Is there a way to remove tobacco smell from cigar boxes?

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Oct 5
Carl Floyd replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Your take on this bizarre guitar
Oct 3
Carl Floyd replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Your take on this bizarre guitar
""I have a picture somewhere of a guitar with 5 necks" Years ago (1981), Cheap Trick's guitarist, Rick Nielson, had Hamer make one for him. https://youtu.be/eki1VQ6ddPU"
Oct 3
Taffy Evans replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Your take on this bizarre guitar
"Hi, yes I've seen them before Brian. With a box made for three necks, it's no big deal, just a bit more work. I have a picture somewhere of a guitar with 5 necks, there are a few about. Cheers Taff"
Sep 30
BrianQ. replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Your take on this bizarre guitar
"3 necker is doable? https://youtu.be/iAiLIbSh0gI"
Sep 30

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At 1:04pm on March 3, 2022, 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:

 
 
 

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