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6 string CBG's

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BO Diddly Tribute Guitar

Started by Paul Craig. Last reply by Paul Craig Dec 15, 2018. 14 Replies

I got a silverware box from Goodwill for 50 cents because the young people running the store didn't know what it was. LOLI bought one awhile back and gave it to my wife to use as a jewelry box, but I…Continue

Headless Travel Guitar

Started by Tom T. Last reply by Mike Simpson Dec 10, 2018. 5 Replies

I like to take along a guitar when we travel, but I worry about banging up a full sized acoustic. After looking over the available Travel guitars, I decided to build my own.…Continue

My second build.

Started by Dave Streeb. Last reply by Paul Craig Sep 13, 2018. 3 Replies

This is the second CBG I've built.  Used red oak from a big box store for the neck. (It's what I can find and afford).  Wired in a humbucker and a parallel wired pair of piezo disks to aftermarket…Continue

New Build: Metal Body Resonator

Started by Tom T. Last reply by Paul Craig Jul 13, 2017. 16 Replies

Here is a photo of my latest…Continue

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Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:58am

farmer ted  yes I had a few omg moments but a quick wipe across my forehead

and OK.20 years ago I would have gone through 200 cigarettes making this it was quite a challenge.jkb

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:50am

"cazicaster"rear view

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:44am

"cazicaster" inside piece added to fix bridge and tailpiece to

Comment by Scott aka Farmer Ted on January 26, 2014 at 8:43am

Understand. Cutting into a nice humidor is a "don't mess this up" moment. Wish someone would gift a humidor my way...great job.

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:40am

"cazicaster" side view

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:36am

"casicaster"side view

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:33am

"cazicaster"vintage strat type neck (perfect match}.resonator soundhole covers.

\uap>chrome corners.6 piezo pickups in bridge. 4 band eq. strat type jack plate.1/4

\uap>dollar insert in headstock.chrome tailpiece.martin light strings,sounds amazing

\uap>through accoustic amp.

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:22am

OMG this going to be like treading on eggshells.

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 8:16am

heres a nice box,my daughter said.happy xmas,make a guitar out of this.

Comment by john keith bean on January 26, 2014 at 7:42am

thanks farmer ted,I am a bit long in the tooth,but you explained the answer

like a pro.I'll post some photos soon.cheers.jkb

 

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BO Diddly Tribute Guitar

Started by Paul Craig. Last reply by Paul Craig Dec 15, 2018. 14 Replies

Headless Travel Guitar

Started by Tom T. Last reply by Mike Simpson Dec 10, 2018. 5 Replies

My second build.

Started by Dave Streeb. Last reply by Paul Craig Sep 13, 2018. 3 Replies

New Build: Metal Body Resonator

Started by Tom T. Last reply by Paul Craig Jul 13, 2017. 16 Replies

New to CBG Building

Started by Ken Frederick. Last reply by Ken Frederick Nov 2, 2016. 3 Replies

Started out to build a neck.

Started by Tom T. Last reply by Tom T Sep 4, 2016. 9 Replies

Hello guys looking for advice

Started by Philip Hale. Last reply by J.D. Sep 4, 2016. 5 Replies

My First Six-String Build.........

Started by Tom T. Last reply by Tom T Jul 8, 2016. 8 Replies

Smoked Salmon Gift Box 6-String

Started by Dan Vines. Last reply by Dan Vines May 20, 2016. 6 Replies

Neck sources

Started by Mark Werner. Last reply by J.D. Apr 19, 2016. 2 Replies

My first playable 6 string

Started by Nick Johnson. Last reply by Nick Johnson Mar 14, 2016. 3 Replies

6 String License Plate Build

Started by Paul Craig. Last reply by Paul Craig Jan 26, 2016. 25 Replies

Which Box.............

Started by Tom T. Last reply by doggylv . Oct 8, 2015. 3 Replies

6 String Boxes

Started by Tom Gilreath. Last reply by Bob Marioni Apr 30, 2015. 6 Replies

6 String bridge?

Started by Alex Barrett. Last reply by Dan Vines Feb 4, 2015. 3 Replies

First timer. Wine box resonator: electric possible or not?

Started by George Everet Thompson. Last reply by George Everet Thompson Nov 22, 2014. 5 Replies

reasonably six string

Started by Mal Chilvers. Last reply by Randy S. Bretz Oct 26, 2014. 1 Reply

time to build another 6-string,,,

Started by GARAGE HERMIT. Last reply by GARAGE HERMIT May 26, 2014. 6 Replies

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