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"Sometimes you can add a disc magnet to the pickup... It will alter the tone, but can…"

John Sawyer replied yesterday to PVC Bass Diddly Bow

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"tubulums have huge pipes to get the low notes... I bet yours just resonates at a muc…"

John Sawyer replied on Wednesday to PVC Bass Diddly Bow

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"I need to dig out my bass amp, it's buried...  give me a week or so.  Body?   what d…"

John Sawyer replied on Monday to PVC Bass Diddly Bow

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"I don't have that problem.  The one end with the tuner has a block in it,and the pic…"

John Sawyer replied on Sunday to PVC Bass Diddly Bow

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"This is a great thing you're doing... One of my employees is in the MC Reserves and…"

John Sawyer replied Oct 12 to Cigar Box Guitars for Warriors! A SOS!!

8 Oct 13
Reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

"I have a few of those reverb boards... at first test, they're ok... just ok. There's…"

John Sawyer replied Aug 26 to built-in reverb

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Reply by Russell Coger

"Let me know if you make it to San Diego!"

John Sawyer replied Aug 20 to Trip to LA and looking for CBG enthusiasts

8 Aug 21
Reply by Dirk

"About the same... Always use ear protection, and my right ear rings all the time... …"

John Sawyer replied Aug 20 to When will you stop building?

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Reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

"Brad, there's this unwritten rule that the first song has to be Bad to the Bone... h…"

John Sawyer replied Jul 4 to Cigar Box Guitar How-to Knowledgebase at CigarBoxGuitar.com

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Reply by Martin Simpson

"With the preamp, you don't need separate volume/treble... the preamp does all that f…"

John Sawyer replied Jul 3 to Piezo active preamp question

21 Jul 6
Reply by Paul Craig

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Preping boxes

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This month's installment of "WHAT THE HECK IS IT?"

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Festival in the land that time forgot

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Lonman replied to James Pobog's discussion couple more pix
"really nice.  I built a bass for a client, but am thinking I'd like something for my own…"
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Dave Lynas commented on Dave Lynas's video
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Let that Boy Boggie

"Thanks Tony. Thanks Uncle John. Being on the road for our tour is tiring but gotta happen if you…"
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BrianQ. commented on David Hopkins's photo
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Hopkins "Anti-Body" builds 3 and 4

"Looks like you might ride them into the beyond when you’re done playing them :) thanx for…"
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BrianQ. liked David Hopkins's photo
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BrianQ. replied to White Raven's discussion Preping boxes
"Sand them out with super extra fine sandpaper & recoat, no worries :)"
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the anonymous pick replied to Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion This month's installment of "WHAT THE HECK IS IT?"
"looks like a Sheet Metal Notcher to me "
1 hour ago
White Raven posted a discussion

Preping boxes

OI ran in to a problem on a custom order. I received a black cohiba box that looked perfect. While…See More
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Uncle John commented on Jeff 'Bones' Reilly's photo
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Fret Rocking not so shocking

"Jeff,  we moved to a new town and house 6 months ago.  I left behind a B- shop for a D…"
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Uncle John commented on Taffy Evans's video
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The Queen of Hearts Guitar build

"Taffy, those hearts and heart sound hole are nice touches,   The rosette is fine work,…"
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Timothy Hunter replied to Taffy Evans's discussion Video.. Building an Evans full acoustic guitar
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