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Free Cigar Box Tablature Library

Did you know there is a fast-growing collection of FREE tablature for 3-string cigar box guitars over at CBN's sister site www.CigarBoxGuit

Started by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, ConcertsLatest Reply

Cigar Box Guitar How-to Knowledgebase at CigarBoxGuitar.com

Be sure to check out the ever-growing collection of Cigar Box Guitar How-to articles over at www.CigarBoxGuitar.com. C. B. Gitty is buildin…

Started by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, DiscussionLatest Reply

Problems uploading videos

Several folks have mentioned that they are having or have had problems in the past with uploading videos to this site. Here is some informa…

Started by Dan Sleep in Using cigarboxnation.com - posting, profiles, web helpLatest Reply

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Cigar Box Nation News

A forum for our weekly newsletters, and for announcing major news and updates related to Cigar Box Nation or the cigar box guitar movement as a whole.

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News - Metallica on cigar box guitar, Free Dire Straits lesson, Ed Stilley, weird slide guitars & more...
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Fests and Concerts: Organizing and Promoting

For discussion and organizing of fests and concerts.

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Using cigarboxnation.com - posting, profiles, web help

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For Sale: Cigar Box Guitars, other instruments, cds and related items

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Cool gear discussion - that's not cigar box related

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The News Magazine of the Cigar Box Guitar and Homemade/DIY instrument movement! All of the latest news, info and features related to this amazing hobby will be posted here.

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Shovel guitar and sizes

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Build #2

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PDF DOWNLOAD: How to Build a Hurdy Gurdy

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