2 String CBG builds, playing, tuning

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2 String CBG builds, playing, tuning

2 string CBG only

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Would be nice to see 2 strings being built and played for us that cant play very well these types of CBG are great.

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G-Bass Tabs 2

Started by BrianQ.. Last reply by BrianQ. Nov 21, 2018. 1 Reply

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G-Bass Tab

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Tuning for a 2 CBG-Bass

Started by Marshal Wayne Robin. Last reply by Marshal Wayne Robin Jun 21, 2017. 2 Replies

I'm new to this (computer's) so hope i am doing this right. I have been a member of CBG for 5-6 months now, and have built several 3 stringers, a 4 string bass, and a uke.This is my first 2 stringer,…Continue

Deuces are Wild!

Started by Simpleton Mar 15, 2017. 0 Replies

But from limitations, comes creativity!  --Debbie Allen'Tis a gift to be simple, 'tis a gift to be free!  --Simple GiftsJoined the Nation back in Fall of 2016.   1st build was Spring 2016--a…Continue

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Comment by james taze bennett on December 29, 2013 at 5:56pm

Hello again. Gust finished my first 2 stringer. Will try to send pictures. The headstock has bronz bushings inserted where theeyebolt kets go through. They have lock nuts to keep things in tune. The top bosrd on neck is a strip of 1/4 ceder.  I drilled  the markings throuh the ceder and drove in haedwood does and sanded them smooth. I love playing it. Later Taze.

Comment by james taze bennett on December 23, 2013 at 8:38pm

Hello,Am going to try my hand at building a two string. I am for the most part a slide player, and from what i have seen on you-tube they  look like a blast.

Comment by Careless John on April 13, 2013 at 7:29am

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Comment by Terry Horn on February 6, 2013 at 6:21am
I built my first 2 stringer for this years RPM challenge and I've fallen in love with them. So much so I have started building 2 more.
Comment by Ted Crocker on October 4, 2012 at 4:42am
Comment by Alan on September 27, 2012 at 5:06am

Just an hello from a 2 string fan from the other side of the river (France) I will surely come back soon.

Comment by bemuzic on April 29, 2012 at 4:47pm

brilliant Mike!! I got my Dad a walking stick Diddley bow for Christmas...great talking point : -)

Comment by Mike "Katfish" Karash on April 29, 2012 at 3:47pm

My first 2 stringer, but definitely not my last. People walk up and want to know more about it. It's my constant concert companion! Many more to come this summer...

Comment by Uncle John on February 18, 2012 at 2:32pm

Kevin,  also, the electric strings will work, but in the future, I think acoustic string work better in a cbg.

Comment by Uncle John on February 18, 2012 at 2:31pm

Hi Kevin.  I would second what Mr. Random said.  If you are unclear on how to play, look at knotlenny's cbg 101 in the how to play section - top of the page.  Everything he shows for a 3 stringer will work for a 2.  DA is good, but there are many other options if you put on different strings.  I like the to use the A and D string from a 6 string set and tune G D.

 

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