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Dave passed away on Friday AM, 9/17/21. Thanks for all the well-wishers before and after his passing.

Dave, a friend to many on CBN and a good old rascal has been ill and AWOL from CBN.  One of his home town (Duluth, Minnesota) friends messa…

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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…

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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…

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An update from Shane: I’m home, God is good

In the past week, literally thousands of you have held me up in prayer as I struggled in a hospital ICU with COVID.   I felt every single p…

Started by Cigar Box Nation

9 Jul 1
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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
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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
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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

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

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