Oh well, back to the drawing board!. Started having all types of problems crop up, starting with gluing the box shut when I still needed to access the insides, problems compounded from there. Well suffice to say I made some quick changes and completed a fretless three-string CBG. The box was too thin for good acoustics, but is ok for The Beast (my 2 1/2 year old grandson) and his friend JoJo (6 years) to play around with. I gave JoJo a similar fretless 3-string CBG the other day.
So its on to the next build, since I have a lot of boxes left. The next build will be an acoustic three- or four-string fretted. The box is a Tequila (Cuervo 1800) box 10-3/8" X 5-5/8" X 3-1/2" which I think will resonate well. And this time I have a good sized