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"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

21 Jul 5
Reply by Timothy Hunter

"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

"Hey, sorry for the late reply... I just saw this...    The blade is from StewMac...…"

John Sawyer replied Jun 22 to Table saw fret blade or miter box and fret saw....

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Reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

"Well, it's been 4 years and probably 120+ fretboards made. Best decision. I've made!…"

John Sawyer replied Jun 22 to Table saw fret blade or miter box and fret saw....

33 Jun 22
Reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

"Lacquer has really strong solvents... Shellac, or even oil based poly... but really…"

John Sawyer replied Jun 1 to Protect this painted box ?

21 Jul 2
Reply by Vicki Gibson

"I wouldn't do 1uf... maybe .01uf  or .001  but if you're using a preamp, skip the ca…"

John Sawyer replied May 29 to Piezo disc under fretboard

32 May 30
Reply by Metal hic

"Pics so we can see... You really need a "switched" jack ... here's the best diagram…"

John Sawyer replied Feb 25 to Artec mini amp

12 Apr 1
Reply by Kigar

"Like Taffy said... I broke down and bought the StewMac blade.  I did a lot of resear…"

John Sawyer replied Feb 25 to Table saw fret blade or miter box and fret saw....

33 Jun 22
Reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

"5 years ago, I saw the Budrow's at the UC Irvine Maker Faire.  Always wanted to play…"

John Sawyer replied Feb 23 to HTF did you get the CBG addiction.

83 Jun 23
Reply by Cause the Blue rat

"#153 and a custom amp... "

John Sawyer replied Feb 1 to What's on your workbench?

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