I started my second build last night.

I picked up the following materials

Poplar : 1/4"x8"x4'

Poplar : 1/4"x2"x4'

Poplar : 1/4"x3"x4'

Poplar : 1"x2x4"

 

I cut the desired lenghts that I wanted to make. Which was a box with

7-1/4"x10"x3"H

 

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I took the 1"x2"x4' and cut to desired size. I made a 20deg angle cut for the headstock and glued together.

 

 

The end result ....

 

Views: 134

Comment

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

Join Cigar Box Nation

Comment by George Callihan on October 26, 2011 at 1:24pm
Wow, you're really going fulls team with this! I don't have the right tools to make one from scratch right now, I just cot the neck off an old Diamond Head Cheapo uke and I'm gonna hopefully assemble it by the weekend. Will post pics, hopefully!

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

Discussion: Toothpick Frets?

Started by Habanera Hal in Feature Articles. Last reply by Mark Miller Nov 17. 27 Replies

Your take on this bizarre guitar

Started by Infirmity Citrus President in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Vladimir Mazic Nov 16. 11 Replies

Latest Activity

Doug Thorsvik commented on Doug Thorsvik's photo
Thumbnail

Blue Ribbon CBG

"Thanks Alan! I do lean towards the simple. Playability is my top priority and this one has great…"
9 hours ago
Poorness Studios posted a video

Unboxing a Homemade Kazoo (from one of my subscribers)

Welcome back to Kazoo Fridays! Somebody sent me this homemade kazoo to unbox on my channel. He also sent me a video a fourth graders playing some homemade ka...
9 hours ago
t-belly johnson liked bemuzic's video
12 hours ago
AGP # commented on Doug Thorsvik's photo
Thumbnail

Blue Ribbon CBG

"Nice Looking Clean Uncomplicated Build Doug, Well Done! :-)"
12 hours ago
AGP # liked Doug Thorsvik's photo
12 hours ago
AGP # liked bemuzic's video
12 hours ago
bemuzic commented on bemuzic's video
Thumbnail

Busker Vs sound of Sainsbury’s shopping trollies! Winter Song - with 3 string Cigar Box Guitar

"Thanks John, yes we're having a pretty cold spell atm here. Happy Christmas to you and Linda.…"
13 hours ago
Keith Rearick liked Chuck otto's photo
14 hours ago
Keith Rearick liked Doug Thorsvik's photo
14 hours ago
Keith Rearick liked Doug Thorsvik's photo
14 hours ago
Keith Rearick liked Doug Thorsvik's photo
14 hours ago
BrianQ. liked Doug Thorsvik's photo
15 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 -->