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What's on your workbench?

 This could be git related or not. So, what's on your workbench at the moment? I have 4 scarf joint necks in different stages of work. A 25…

Started by Paul Craig

2098 on Wednesday
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From Oil to Sawdust.....creating a new workspace.

From oil to sawdust. Creating a new workspace.Well, after 20 odd years of doing house maintenance and house projects in the carport, I like…

Started by Taffy Evans

4 Apr 20
Reply by Rich

I like Spam, just not on Cigar Box Nation!

Watch it Ladies & Gentlemen of cigar box nation, we have a Spammer in the house (again)! Use the “Report an issue” link at the very bot…

Started by BrianQ.

7 Feb 5
Reply by François

Ready for testing.

 I built this box several months ago in anticipation of building my first LM386-based amp. Well, I built about a dozen and I tried to build…

Started by Southern Ray

3 Jan 16
Reply by Southern Ray

Sad sad day.

Hi, I woke up to the news of what is going down in the USA at the moment. I feel for you, it's very upsetting to see and hear. What will be…

Started by Taffy Evans

1 Jan 6
Reply by Southern Ray

long time

its been a long time since I was last on here. hope everyone is ok and safe through all this pandemic. not made a guitar for well over a ye…

Started by john mackay

2 Dec 23, 2020
Reply by David Bowes

Rolling Stones Tribute Album - Free Download

             Slow paw Steve - Angie (completed) Delbarjo - Honky Tonk Blues (Completed) RTZ - Brown Sugar / You Can't Always Get Wha…

Started by BUGGY (C)

281 Dec 18, 2020
Reply by Ed Parry

Tool Story 1. How old is too old?

Hi, I was looking at antique chisels online the other day and I was amazed at the prices some of them command. I went to my tool rack and p…

Started by Taffy Evans

0 Dec 17, 2020

Couldn't fit a Christmas tree into our Parlor, so.....

......Fitted the Parlor's to the tree. Sort of. Have a good one Taff

Started by Taffy Evans

1 Dec 16, 2020
Reply by Southern Ray

Banjo Build contest

I saw a post somewhere on this site about a banjo build contest, now I cant find it. I need to check the details again, can anybody show me…

Started by Taffy Evans

22 Nov 21, 2020
Reply by Keith Rearick


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