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"Hey Shane, Be sure to use it for the last song of a set! lol the best, Wichita Sam"

Wichita Sam replied Feb 12, 2018 to The Exit Sign Guitar + a quickie blues lesson. Built by Gary Desrosiers

5 Feb 12, 2018
Reply by Wichita Sam

"you answered you're own question.  each is different, depends on what you want. I wo…"

Wichita Sam replied Dec 29, 2017 to How many strings is best?

28 Dec 30, 2017
Reply by John Kramme

"I've seen them live.  didn't get out tape but pretty sure longer than standard guita…"

Wichita Sam replied Dec 29, 2017 to Moreland & Arbuckle bass/guitar scale length

10 Dec 29, 2017
Reply by Wichita Sam

"I've had as many as 600 boxes on the shelf.  I'm at a 4 year low of 110.  You're big…"

Wichita Sam replied Dec 29, 2017 to How do I stop?

36 Dec 31, 2017
Reply by Downtown Vinnie

"record in a hospital stairwell to get killer reverb.  funny, the lower (and stinker)…"

Wichita Sam replied Jan 27, 2017 to What's the strangest thing you've ever done to achieve a certain sound or effect?

41 Feb 4, 2017
Reply by smilingdog1

"very nice"

Wichita Sam replied Jan 27, 2017 to My third build

9 Jan 28, 2017
Reply by Marco Cardoni

"not the problem causing "no sound".  I've built CBGs with both mag and piezo pups on…"

Wichita Sam replied Jan 27, 2017 to Piezo doesn't work

24 Feb 4, 2017
Reply by Ken Vickerson

"wires crossed won't make a difference.  other things you mentioned are all possibles."

Wichita Sam replied Jan 27, 2017 to Piezo doesn't work

24 Feb 4, 2017
Reply by Ken Vickerson

"perfect for slide....it's been done many, many times.  You still need to be careful…"

Wichita Sam replied Jan 10, 2017 to First time build questions?

9 Jan 11, 2017
Reply by Scott aka Farmer Ted

"because you're building the box, a license plate guitar is ideal for a Fender style…"

Wichita Sam replied Jan 8, 2017 to Courage or caution ? Neck Advice needed & stupid question

32 Jan 8, 2017
Reply by MrStones

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MadGomer replied to Warren Williams's discussion A simple tuning peg question in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"I'm not able to measure mine right now but I make my headstock 5/8" thick and always have…"
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Art Prior replied to Warren Williams's discussion A simple tuning peg question in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"I usually go about 1/2 inch above the headstock, or the ferrule if one is used. Art"
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