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"I've used a hot wire for years to cut foam for model airplanes. The first thing you…"

John Sawyer replied Nov 27 to question about Variac use

17 Nov 27
Reply by James Pobog

"Great look!  I too love humbuckers!  Flat ones make it easy, though..."

John Sawyer replied Nov 5 to My 75th CBG and somthing new!!!

4 Nov 5
Reply by Poorness Studios

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

John Sawyer replied Oct 17 to PVC Bass Diddly Bow

9 Oct 22
Reply by Paul Craig

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

John Sawyer replied Oct 16 to PVC Bass Diddly Bow

9 Oct 22
Reply by Paul Craig

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

John Sawyer replied Oct 14 to PVC Bass Diddly Bow

9 Oct 22
Reply by Paul Craig

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

John Sawyer replied Oct 13 to PVC Bass Diddly Bow

9 Oct 22
Reply by Paul Craig

"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 KOOL DOG HOOCH

"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

10 Aug 30
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?

44 Sep 2
Reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH

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Tim Pannabecker replied to Tyler Garrett's discussion How did I get here? in the group Introduce Yourself!
"First if the title is a reference to the Talk Heads song, well played, brought back great…"
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Tim Pannabecker replied to Harvey Bernstein's discussion Hola Desde Mexico in the group Introduce Yourself!
"It is contagious, enjoy"
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Tim Pannabecker replied to Terry's discussion Kiwi Guitarist in the group Introduce Yourself!
"Someday they may thank you for learning.  If you catch the building bug, that may test the…"
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Tim Pannabecker replied to John Bartlette's discussion New to CBG in the group Introduce Yourself!
"Awesome share John, I’m glad you are musical, it feeds the soul"
41 minutes ago
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"Welcome, you are a player, do you want to build also? Tim"
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Cover of Bob Dylan's You Ain't Going Nowhere

"Thanks, Stephen, Pick & Dave. Me too, Stephen.   "
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December 5, 2019

"Thanks, Stephen, Pick and Dave.  Me too, Strphrn.  Cold sunny and brisk here."
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Rebuilt children's bench, garbage find 20+ years ago.

wood needs to come off and be finished. rust on structure stays. had to grind off all old…
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The Duke takes shape

"Hi Smiling Dog. Nice to hear from you."
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