All Discussions Tagged 'sound' (14)

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Tap Tuning

Can tap tuning be effectively applied to a CBG? The only thing I can see that might be done to effect the tuning of the soundboard is addin…

Started by Ken I

6 Sep 18, 2018
Reply by Cause the Blue rat

Amps & Effects - and their Sound

I am new to amps but because i am going to buy one (see this thread) i started thinking about it, and i see there are so many possibilities…

Started by Andreas Fischer

8 Jun 14, 2018
Reply by Andreas Fischer

Sound Hole or No Sound hole?

So my most recent build seems fine without a sound hole. After I put it together I gave it a play, and I just don't hear a need for the add…

Started by Eric Davis

6 Feb 27, 2016
Reply by Eric Davis

Medium sized sound holes? Having trouble finding them...

So I've gotten some sound holes from Gitty, but I want a kinda in-between size that is hard to find. As you can see in the attached pic, I…

Started by Mark Jeghers

7 Sep 3, 2015
Reply by Surly

Red cedar roof shingle sound board?!

Hi, I've spent the last few weeks researching CB Ukulele's looking at various sites, tutorials, videos, this forum etc... so have most of…

Started by Danny Burton

8 Aug 9, 2014
Reply by jack bowers

New Cohiba Red Dot - Sound Scoop

this is my latest build - a cohiba red dot box. after hearing the way it sounded with no hole in the lid, i just couldnt make myself cut in…

Started by Chad McMillin

9 Jul 16, 2014
Reply by Chad McMillin

Tin box guitar - Does it help to add sound holes?

Last night I put together a quick build using an old "Canadian Club" gift box that my wife had been holding on to for a few years. I alread…

Started by Greg Potts

9 Mar 30, 2013
Reply by Uncle Gus

wood used to make your own box?

Hey all, I am currently working on my first CBG. I built a soprano uke from a kit a few months ago, and then I started on a restoration of…

Started by jesse

18 Oct 22, 2012
Reply by Maddog

Saddle Piezo

Hi there Would it improve the sound from my CBG by adding a saddle piezo . I already have two disc piezos under the lid below the bridge or…

Started by Ralph Love

1 Oct 3, 2012
Reply by Maddog

sound hole placement, based on tuning fork tests

Can't figure out how to see my posts on the resonator box group, so I'm reposting here. I've been testing my hand built box with a tuning…

Started by David Ford

44 Nov 22, 2011
Reply by David Ford


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