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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

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 I thought it would be good to post here in the forum section. ----------------------- I watched a whole bunch of Dave's videos on YouTub…

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Buying stuff from cbn, living in Australia

Hi, has anybody in Aus bought things and if so how to pay for it etc. Trev

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7 Sep 9
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Double Necked E-lectric Whachamacallit

Here's a few pics of my latest brain cramp: "DAS BEASTE". It's half ukulele and half 3 string guitar. Each unit has it's own circuitry via…

Started by Steve Bookout

1 Sep 9
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check me out!!! 700 views help me hit 1000

check out my youtube vid playing a cbg a song i wrote about our current situation....look up "stan burd" "six feet from everyone" https://w…

Started by Stan

1 Aug 20
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best structured lessons yet (and who the heck is fred?)!

  i'm as guilty as anyone of being distracted by everything that this site and youtube offers to beginning players, me flitting from one sh…

Started by erik

2 Aug 9
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Miss all ya'll.

 Funny thing happened on the way to the nation... We lost internet access a few weeks ago, and I broke my hand about the same time,  in a s…

Started by Southern Ray

1 Aug 6
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Threaded bolt nut

Seems like a pretty simple thing, but I just need someone to say “yes”. When using a threaded bolt as a nut, I need to shave about 5cm off…

Started by Don Goldberg

1 Aug 6
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Tone capacitor

Hello! I saw the video (C.B. Getty channel) of Glen soldering in a tone capacitor in the tone pot in order to lessen the amount of high end…

Started by RG Murphy

3 Aug 3
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Can you build effects into a guitar?

Has anyone tried this?

Started by Ozz989

14 Jul 13
Reply by Tim Pannabecker

Need some help with cones

Hi guys, I’ve never built an amp before but I’m going to try and have a go of it in the coming months, I don’t know anything about speaker…

Started by Ozz989

3 Jul 10
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