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"Yes, we're in the UK, but we've sent quite a few cases to the USA. "

ChickenboneJohn replied on Saturday to Cases for CBG's

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Reply by Derek Rose

"We have custom made  tweed cases in stock - not cheap, but classy. Tweed hardshell c…"

ChickenboneJohn replied on Friday to Cases for CBG's

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"I've build several guitars with the Lace Alumitone matchbook pickup, I really like t…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Jul 21 to Anyone own one of the Lace CBGs?

15 Jul 28
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"Thanks for the endorsement! "

ChickenboneJohn replied Feb 27 to accurate fretting

22 Apr 4
Reply by Blues Frog

"Bronzewound strings are not particularly good for electric, you really need nickel w…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Nov 1, 2018 to Strings recommendation

15 Nov 13, 2018
Reply by Uncle John

"Unless you are making a proper dovetail or tenoned neck in to a heel block construct…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 30, 2018 to CBG Heel

5 Oct 30, 2018
Reply by frank learman

"A simple way is to just push a nail (or I use the pin form on of the rivets) thru' t…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 24, 2018 to A method for grounding strings without metal bridge or tailpiece

21 Jul 30
Reply by Taffy Evans

"Simply earth one ferrule and use a bridge with a fretwork or bolt saddle - that's wh…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 23, 2018 to A method for grounding strings without metal bridge or tailpiece

21 Jul 30
Reply by Taffy Evans

"It will probably handle the string tension providing you don't tune too high for any…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 22, 2018 to Neck with built in Fret Board ? Advice Needed

9 Oct 23, 2018
Reply by Frank Scott

"Tell them straight what's wrong with it. On the few occasions there's been a problem…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Oct 21, 2018 to Advice wanted - someone else's guitar

9 Oct 26, 2018
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