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Cigar banjo people in Florida?

I live in South Florida-haven't made my first cg box banjo yet. Anyone else interested in cg banjos living in my area?

Started by Marian

12 Dec 29, 2008
Reply by Marian

In need of CBG necks

I just bought a huge lot of guitar parts. Mostly gibson and fender aftermarket stuff. Have plenty of pick ups and tuning knobs. etc. pretty…

Started by J_Blu3Jack3t

0 Dec 28, 2008

Cigar Box Nation

So, here we are, setting up another CBG forum. Yahoo is great and all, but it feels so 1980's. It reminds me of the old modem and bulletin…

Started by Bill Jehle

15 Dec 22, 2008
Reply by Wichita Sam

config/settings problems

Hi, got a couple of problems I can't figure, maybe you have sussed it and can let me know how. Trying to add one of my images as backgroun…

Started by smojo

0 Dec 22, 2008

new guy intro

hi all, thanks to ted c for the invite over here! i'm a harp guy who has jammed here and there with a couple of cbg players. i don't play s…

Started by jawbone and jolene

1 Dec 18, 2008
Reply by Rick-e

beer box guitars

hey ted shane likes my beer box guitars.

Started by bairfoot cajun

3 Dec 16, 2008
Reply by bairfoot cajun

Guitars made from old oil or gas cans

Does anyone know how to make a guitar from an old oil or gas can like i've seen on YouTube PLEASE?

Started by Cajun Pilot/Darren Wayne West

4 Dec 15, 2008
Reply by HIllbilly Wally

You Done Good, Shane!

Nice Place you got here!

Started by Barry Savage

2 Dec 12, 2008
Reply by Wildweed

Hell Yeah!

Thanks for the invite, Shane.........

Started by Cigar Box Slim

1 Dec 12, 2008
Reply by Gerry Thompson /Color of Skies

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