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"Pick and Val, Not been on here in a long time, so I’m late to this news. Been out on…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Feb 14 to A NOTE OF THANKS TO CIGAR BOX NATION AND FRIENDS FROM PICK AND VAL .

22 Feb 20
Reply by 3 String Guitars

"Template"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied May 1, 2018 to Turn a drawing into a full size templet. How to use the programs you may already have.

16 Jul 23, 2018
Reply by Cause the Blue rat

"Do an Uncle Crow style build (Search it), and you have a playable 3-string acoustic…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied May 1, 2018 to guys, how much time to build a CBG

25 Jun 9, 2018
Reply by Lonman

"Except...there are also humbuckers that are stacked, not side by side. If you placed…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied May 1, 2018 to Humbuckers- a question for the house

32 May 1, 2018
Reply by Korrigan

"Ronald (great name ;-) ) Many people have thought about building a 5-stringer. Seve…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Sep 26, 2017 to Question about 5 stringer guitar

6 Sep 27, 2017
Reply by sparky37

"I'm often described as an out of the box thinker..."

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Sep 26, 2017 to Thinking Djent Canjo while I wait for parts

21 Oct 8, 2017
Reply by Br Harold F Stubbs III

"Green Garage G-Fret"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Sep 25, 2017 to

just now

"Hmmm. 4' long neck piece...place 1' tin in center of neck...two strings, shorty dulc…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Sep 25, 2017 to Thinking Djent Canjo while I wait for parts

21 Oct 8, 2017
Reply by Br Harold F Stubbs III

"Try A minor..."

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Sep 11, 2017 to B♭ minor Strings and Tuning

4 Sep 13, 2017
Reply by Kirk

"Paint can lid with itty bitty holes drilled into it. Rustificate it!"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Sep 11, 2017 to To much HOLE

10 Sep 18, 2017
Reply by darryl kernaghan

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KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to Kevin Keating's discussion Cases for CBG's
"came across this sometime ago. If anybody interested I'll see if I can locate the source."
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Uncle John commented on David Hopkins's photo
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Hopkins' Lightnin'

"Ha ha on the good name and story.  Very nice."
49 minutes ago
Uncle John commented on AGP #'s photo
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AGP #374 - ''Indiana''

"A FOUR string! How do you like that tuning? One of my faves."
50 minutes ago
Uncle John commented on AGP #'s photo
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AGP #374 - ''Indiana''

"Okay. It does look good with the plate on there. Good colors. Great looking build."
51 minutes ago
Uncle John commented on AGP #'s photo
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AGP #374 - ''Indiana''

"Gees, AGP.  I like it just like that.  It kind of reminds me of a swampy too."
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The Resurrected Sweetheart | An Intro to "The Ballad Book of John Jacob Niles"

"I don't know of John Jacob Niles, but I do like ballads.   That song sounds like it…"
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Uncle John commented on Uncle John's video
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Welcome Table ~ on CBG and tin sandwich

"Thanks, Danny.  This song is new to me, but about a hundred years old!"
58 minutes ago
Gary W aka Rev. Bluejeans commented on David Hopkins's photo
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Hopkins' Lightnin'

"That adds new meaning to 'electric guitar'! Sweet!"
59 minutes ago
Gary W aka Rev. Bluejeans commented on David Hopkins's photo
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"High voltage, Bro'!  Well done!"
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Gary W aka Rev. Bluejeans commented on AGP #'s photo
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AGP #374 - ''Indiana''

"Nice, Alan! My home state!"
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Fretting for beginners

Hi,I'm new to CBG making but I have just completed my first fretless project. For my next project I…See More
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