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"Checkout my guide to tuning your guitar - tuning  to an octave above is the most com…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Jan 16 to Strings breaking --- What good is a 3 string guitar if it only has 2 strings?

7 Jan 16
Reply by Paul Craig

"If you are in the UK take a look at my fretting template and mitre boxes. Template. …"

ChickenboneJohn replied Jan 5 to Need help learning to fret a neck

10 Jan 8
Reply by Timothy Hunter

"All you need to set out frets is a good steel rule, a marking knife or very sharp pe…"

ChickenboneJohn replied Jan 5 to Need help learning to fret a neck

10 Jan 8
Reply by Timothy Hunter

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

ChickenboneJohn replied Nov 16, 2019 to Cases for CBG's

20 Nov 17, 2019
Reply by Derek Rose

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

ChickenboneJohn replied Nov 15, 2019 to Cases for CBG's

20 Nov 17, 2019
Reply by Derek Rose

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

ChickenboneJohn replied Jul 21, 2019 to Anyone own one of the Lace CBGs?

15 Jul 28, 2019
Reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH

"Thanks for the endorsement! "

ChickenboneJohn replied Feb 27, 2019 to accurate fretting

22 Apr 4, 2019
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, 2019
Reply by Taffy Evans

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Neck bowing

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Neck bowing

Was just looking over 5 of my cbgs that I built for myself over the last couple of years and…See More
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"As mentioned , I tried YouTube as before, but this time it’s not receiving the vid. I will try again"
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Taffy Evans replied to Laurence Owen's discussion single humbucker wiring question
"Hi, if you only have one pickup then you will not have the 3way switch shown in that diagram. Take…"
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Paduk inlay resonator #1

"I am constantly fighting between building 3 or 4 stringers. I play the 6 string a bit and have made…"
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Paduk inlay resonator #1

"The resonator is from either Gitty (an older Charles Atkinson model) or MGB guitars near Tampa. I…"
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Keith Rearick replied to Paul scofield's discussion Small screen problem
"Okay, I went on your page, and clicked on all 4 videos. Your other 3 videos, you posted using You…"
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Keith Rearick replied to Paul scofield's discussion Small screen problem
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