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"Great work! Oak is highly underrated as a tone wood, as are ash and birch. I sometim…"

Blind Doughboy replied Jun 30 to We build guitars

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Reply by Taffy Evans

"Agree 100% There is a lot of hype that comes from guitar companies . . . just like t…"

Blind Doughboy replied Jun 27 to We build guitars

52 Jul 3
Reply by Taffy Evans

"I personally wouldn't use the type of cone that screws to the top. The whole point o…"

Blind Doughboy replied Jun 6 to Mounting resonator cones

2 Jun 6
Reply by Taffy Evans

"yeah . . . I've seen quite a few of them over the years (have built several . . . bo…"

Blind Doughboy replied Jun 5 to Three-string guitar with six strings?

5 Jun 5
Reply by the anonymous pick

"No . . . it's a very good idea.  It reminds me of a jig that I've seen used to corre…"

Blind Doughboy replied Jun 5 to 10 minute spokeshape sharper jig

3 Jun 5
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"You're much more artistic than me; I just hold blades against grinder with a couple…"

Blind Doughboy replied Jun 4 to 10 minute spokeshape sharper jig

3 Jun 5
Reply by Blind Doughboy

"I'd venture a guess that most CBGs are tuned to some sort of open tuning. There are…"

Blind Doughboy replied Jun 2 to Why Not A Major Triad?

15 Jun 18
Reply by Bill

"Yup . . . that almost always works. No need to reinvent the wheel on this. I general…"

Blind Doughboy replied May 22 to Ideas for supporting nuts

15 Jun 17
Reply by JL

"Very true, John.  I don't do CBG videos often, but when I do, they have to come in i…"

Blind Doughboy replied May 3 to 2019 Huntsville CBG Festival???

27 May 14
Reply by Barking Dog Arts

""This place years ago, was always the place to be. There would be at least, 20 to 30…"

Blind Doughboy replied May 3 to 2019 Huntsville CBG Festival???

27 May 14
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