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Setup for planing neck back angle for bolt on neck

I used a bolt on neck from CB Gitty for my last two builds. The neck attaches to a plank that goes through the box. To get the neck back an…

Started by Mark Bowen

4 Dec 10, 2019
Reply by Paul Craig

Purpose of a glued-on fretboard?

If you aren't installing a truss rod, is there any reason to glue a fretboard onto the neck? I've seen quite a few people doing this and it…

Started by Mark

3 Feb 22, 2019
Reply by Road Rash Roy

Back after a long hiatus

Started by Brown Water Jerry (Rice)

3 Jun 4, 2018
Reply by Grandpa

What Happened to Delta Groove Guitars?

Hello all, I ordered a CBG neck and pickup from Delta Groove Guitars just about a month and a half ago. I haven't seen or heard anything ab…

Started by Bruce Hayes

19 May 8, 2018
Reply by Brian Anderson

First guitar help ?

I live in Estonia. It's hard to find used cigarbox or humidor in Estonia. New humidors are 51 euro.For me buying form ebay is to expensive.…

Started by Jantan ux

27 Apr 25, 2018
Reply by Thomas Parr

COOL VIDEO: He Saved All His Wood Scraps for a Striped Guitar Neck!

What happens when you spend all day cutting 1/8" thick wood on a CNC laser cutter?  Apparently, C. B. Gitty's Jason Munoz gets inspired to…

Started by Cigar Box Nation Official

5 Jun 12, 2017
Reply by Carl Franklin

What is a good clear coat for cbg necks?

So i am going to be finishing up my new CBG soon, this is the first one i have built in a long time, and there are a few things I wanted to…

Started by Jerryrig240

9 May 12, 2017
Reply by Chris F

Cigar Box Violin / Fiddle - How to attach the neck and bracing needed.

Hello all: I'm getting ready to (attempt to) build a CB violin. I have a cheap fiddle that I can use to check tolerances and stuff but what…

Started by Tim Fleischer

8 Jan 8, 2017
Reply by Tim Fleischer

Does finger board and neck stock need to be planed?

I am preparing to build my first CBG. I have collected some tools and cigar boxes. I am going to buy my wood for the neck/fingerboard this…

Started by Ken I

10 Dec 3, 2016
Reply by Jim Saraceno

Which glue is best for attaching a through-neck?

Hi guys, I am completely new to the whole CGB game and just spent all day yesterday on my first build.  It was very much improvised and I o…

Started by Brendon Anderson

38 Nov 12, 2016
Reply by John Matrishon

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