Preston J. Laisure
  • Male
  • East Jordan, MI
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

Preston J. Laisure's Friends

  • Poorness Studios
  • Walter Haapapuro
  • Dean Bachelor
  • Kigar
  • Eric Denton
  • Jittery Jay
  • sparky37
  • evanmars
  • Don Cook
  • Seth Tabberer
  • Dennis Havlena
  • Gary W aka Rev. Bluejeans
  • Cause the Blue rat
  • Hilo Greg
  • John

Preston J. Laisure's Discussions

The First Meeting of CBG Minded Michan'ders

Started this discussion. Last reply by uncle Lou Sep 21, 2015. 9 Replies

So far I have 4 interested individuals, three up here in the finger tips of the mit and one from the metro area. We need really need at least at least 10 minimum. Thanks, Continue

The 31st Meeting of CBG Minded Michigan'ders, is scheduled for 08 September 2018.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Preston J. Laisure Aug 8, 2017. 22 Replies

To all interested people who live in Michigan or anywhere else for that matter. Our plans for the 31st meeting are currently being worked on.  We will continue to exchange any new info & ideas,…Continue

electric strings

Started this discussion. Last reply by CS LeBeau Jul 20, 2015. 3 Replies

Are electric strings actually more easily read by magnetic pick-ups, than acoustic strings?Continue

cbg electronics

Started this discussion. Last reply by sparky37 Jul 20, 2015. 4 Replies

I'm planning to use my first magnetic pickup.  I've already built 15+ cbg's using simple piezo disc hard wired to output jacks with great success. So my plan was to incorporate both a disc and a…Continue

 

Preston J. Laisure's Page

Latest Activity

smilingdog1 commented on Preston J. Laisure's event 10 July 2021 CBG Minded Michigan'ders Club Meeting
"Have fun you guys. Looks like a cool joint!"
Jul 8, 2021
Preston J. Laisure posted an event
Thumbnail

10 July 2021 CBG Minded Michigan'ders Club Meeting at Musik Haus

July 10, 2021 from 1pm to 5pm
Jul 7, 2021
Preston J. Laisure posted an event
Thumbnail

March 13 2021 Club Meeting - Canceled at No meeting at the Music Haus.

March 7, 2021 from 6pm to 7pm
Clovid 19  is still a problem. No monthly meeting planned for 13 March 2021.See More
Mar 7, 2021
Preston J. Laisure posted an event
Thumbnail

CBG Minded Michigan'ders November Meeting at The Music Haus of Petoskey

November 14, 2020 from 1pm to 5pm
Our monthly gathering, where we make future plans, discuss current builds and any new possibilities of modifications, there of. We jam some. See More
Nov 4, 2020
smilingdog1 commented on Preston J. Laisure's event CBG Minded Michigan'ders October Club Meeting
"Good to hear you guys are still rolling!"
Oct 3, 2020
smilingdog1 liked Preston J. Laisure's event CBG Minded Michigan'ders October Club Meeting
Oct 3, 2020
Preston J. Laisure posted an event
Thumbnail

CBG Minded Michigan'ders October Club Meeting at The Music Haus of Petoskey

October 10, 2020 from 1pm to 4pm
This is our 5th year anniversary as a club, so yes there will be cake. We gather to exchange plans & idea's for future builds, help others with their plans, as well as club events to be planned for. We jam some, too.See More
Oct 2, 2020
Preston J. Laisure posted an event
Thumbnail

CBG Minded Michigan'ders at Under the Bear River Bridge

September 12, 2020 from 1pm to 5pm
We plan to hold a monthly meeting again on our regular 2nd Saturday, except at a new location, under the Bear River Bridge in Petoskey, MI. This will be family friendly, as always, and we will follow our Clovid guide lines.See More
Aug 28, 2020
Preston J. Laisure commented on Preston J. Laisure's photo
Thumbnail

Cor-19 18APR2020

"I almost forgot the most important part to me is the acoustic sound, which is intact too."
Apr 30, 2020
Preston J. Laisure commented on Preston J. Laisure's photo
Thumbnail

Cor-19 18APR2020

"Yes, at last summer's Bliss Fest, I had the chance to meet "Hymn for Her" in person, at which time I noticed her CBG had used the 2 out-up jacks. After hearing about the new "Gitty Wickedbuckers". Upon the advice of Louie…"
Apr 30, 2020
Jerry Jordan commented on Preston J. Laisure's photo
Thumbnail

Cor-19 18APR2020

"looks like a good way to do it.,very solid.,"
Apr 23, 2020
Josh Thompson commented on Preston J. Laisure's photo
Thumbnail

Cor-19 18APR2020

"Yea, why is there to inputs, just curious?"
Apr 21, 2020
Uncle John commented on Preston J. Laisure's photo
Thumbnail

Cor-19 18APR2020

"On first look, I did not like the tuner placement. After a couple more looks, I do like it. A wonderful build, Preston."
Apr 19, 2020
Uncle John commented on Preston J. Laisure's photo
Thumbnail

Cor-19 18APR2020

"Piezo AND pup?"
Apr 19, 2020
Uncle John commented on Preston J. Laisure's photo
Thumbnail

Cor-19 18APR2020

"WOW, Preston.  Fancy. "
Apr 19, 2020
Uncle John commented on Preston J. Laisure's photo
Thumbnail

Cor-19 18APR2020

"Got one of those Gitty spun paint lids.  I like them.  Good looker.  "
Apr 19, 2020

Profile Information

How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
Uncle Lou from Bliss, MI told me. I sell tools at Lowes,Petoskey.

Preston J. Laisure's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Comment Wall (2 comments)

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

At 6:13am on August 28, 2019, Poorness Studios said…

 Hey Preston. Good to meet you over the weekend in York. I posted a write up of the event here. I think you'll enjoy it.

https://cigarboxnation.com/profiles/blogs/we-re-all-the-same

At 9:05am on September 17, 2015, uncle Lou said…

There wont be anyplace  i will be playing before opening.  I use a 55# recurve bare bones trad. style.   

 
 
 

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation? How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources


Forum

Box thickness effect on sound

Started by Infirmity Citrus President in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans on Sunday. 1 Reply

The Cigar Box SITAR Experiment - by Shane Speal

Started by Cigar Box Nation in Feature Articles. Last reply by t-belly johnson Jun 16. 2 Replies

Build a Les Claypool Whamola!

Started by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker in Feature Articles. Last reply by Cindy J Jun 14. 11 Replies

How to Build a Mailbox Dobro

Started by Cigar Box Nation in Feature Articles. Last reply by Cindy J Jun 13. 3 Replies

Latest Activity

Keith Rearick liked Doug Thorsvik's video
12 minutes ago
Keith Rearick liked Downtown Vinnie's video
30 minutes ago
Keith Rearick liked 3 String Blues's video
33 minutes ago
Keith Rearick liked A.D.EKER's video
1 hour ago
BrianQ. left a comment for Maree
"Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build/play info and join some groups located in the Posts…"
1 hour ago
BrianQ. left a comment for Billy Pigg
"Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build/play info and join some groups located in the Posts…"
1 hour ago
BrianQ. left a comment for Lisa Frandsen
"Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build/play info and join some groups located in the Posts…"
1 hour ago
BrianQ. left a comment for Richard Kenyon
"Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build/play info and join some groups located in the Posts…"
1 hour ago
Profile IconRichard Kenyon, Lisa Frandsen, Maree and 1 more joined Cigar Box Nation
2 hours ago
Doug Thorsvik posted a video

Masterful Creator: 3-String Surf SLG Cigar Box Guitar

Cigar Box Guitar Slingers - Spokane, 110th Zoom Mtg June 20, 2022. More info and free songbooks: https://sites.google.com/site/cigarboxguitarslingersspokane/...
2 hours ago
Doug Thorsvik commented on A.D.EKER's video
Thumbnail

Why Dont Ye Ditty BCB SJP 2022

"Way to keep it interesting A.D.! "
6 hours ago
Doug Thorsvik commented on AGP #'s photo
Thumbnail

AGP #152 - ''Tight Arse One''

"It’s cool to see your variations on the theme AGP! Very distinctive guitars."
6 hours ago

Music

© 2022   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

\uastyle>\ud/** Scrollup **/\ud.scrollup {\ud background: url("https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/963882636?profile=original") no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;\ud bottom: 25px;\ud display: inline !important;\ud height: 40px;\ud opacity: 0.3 !important;\ud position: fixed;\ud right: 30px;\ud text-indent: -9999px;\ud width: 40px;\ud z-index: 999;\ud}\ud.scrollup:hover {\ud opacity:0.99!important;\ud}\ud \uascript type="text/javascript">\ud x$(document).ready(function(){\ud x$(window).scroll(function(){\ud if (x$(this).scrollTop() > 100) {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeIn();\ud } else {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeOut();\ud }\ud });\ud x$('.scrollup').click(function(){\ud x$("html, body").animate({ scrollTop: 0 }, 600);\ud return false;\ud });\ud });\ud \ua!-- End Scroll Up -->