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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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Secret codes?

I know I've probably came across this somewhere but was in information overload and wasn't paying attention. What are these string of numbe…

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

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Why Not A Major Triad?

Hi! I'm Bill, a 68 year old geezer, who always wanted to play guitar, but my fingers were too fat to make a chord! I saw a cigar box guitar…

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Florida CBG Builders/Players

When I started building CBG's I hardly ever saw anybody that had seen them before. 2 years later I run into more and more people that have…

Started by L.J.

44 on Wednesday
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UPRIGHT BASS IN THE UK

HI, I have just completed my first CBG, and made a passable attempt, it even plays! I am getting ambitious for my next project and want to…

Started by Chris Mitchell

0 on Tuesday

Potentiometer graphic design

Anyone have a source for graphics to print out or buy to place on the body like thesethanks for any help.

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

9 Jun 10
Reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

Three-string guitar with six strings?

Has anyone ever heard of or seen a CBG or similar 3-string guitar set up with paired strings, like a 12-string regular guitar? Seems like t…

Started by Sean Murphy

5 Jun 5
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try again.

photo attached is just after i added some carbon fiber reinforcement. making a headless guitar with a headstock. oops, the D and G strings…

Started by Daniel Walter

0 Jun 3

Type of wood on wine boxes

Howdy.  Curious what kind of wood wine boxes are typically made of.  Looks like common cedar to me.  Any guesses?  If it is cedar I plan on…

Started by Mark

2 Jun 1
Reply by Wal Callaby

St. Louis MO. CBG Club/Workshop

We are organizing a CBG workshop held one Saturday a month at the 61 roadhouse & kitchen in Webster Groves MO. (St. Louis Area).  This…

Started by smilingdog1

631 May 26
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new CD by the Jerusalem Mules available now

https://jerusalemmules.bandcamp.com/album/the-jerusalem-mules-pulling-out-of-the-world Here is a link to the new CD by my lofi string band…

Started by Matthew Borczon

0 May 19

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Zero fret/nut idea

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Florida CBG Builders/Players

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Ideas for supporting nuts

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HTF did you get the CBG addiction.

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UPRIGHT BASS IN UK

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Scarf joint question

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