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Australian builders can meet and discuss issues with making guitars down under.

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Aussie tuning pegs.

Started by tdq. Last reply by Taffy Evans Dec 31, 2018. 5 Replies

Lite vs medium strings. Go!

Started by Mike. Last reply by Taffy Evans Aug 31, 2017. 1 Reply

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Comment by Glenn Reither on October 26, 2015 at 9:29pm

Still have quite a few left. Sent one lot to South Australia, postage came to $38. Prices range from $5 to $20. Just want to recover what I spent on them.

Comment by Bruce Trappes on October 20, 2015 at 4:01am

Send me an email Glenn to: devilguitarstas@gmail.com

and  may be we can work something out.

I'm in Tassie.

Cheers

Bruce

Comment by Keith on October 20, 2015 at 2:31am
Postage isn't that high. B-)
Comment by Taffy Evans on October 20, 2015 at 2:29am
Hi Glenn, I've never built with a real cigar box, pity l don't live in Melbourne. Taff
Comment by Glenn Reither on October 19, 2015 at 11:45pm

And some more. (see my earlier Comment) The book-look boxes make great gats. Bill Bailey has two of mine built on those and they rock. Some good wooden Cohiba etc. A clock that really needs to be a guitar. A choc chip cookie tin. A cone out of a resonator uke.


Comment by Glenn Reither on October 19, 2015 at 11:33pm

Hey Melbourne people! I have a stack of great boxes for sale. Too busy to build these days and someone should get the use of them. Just need to recover what I spent.

Comment by Graeme L on July 4, 2015 at 12:42am
I was a member of the Aussie CBG site as well but it looks like the owner didnt pay for the web hosting service and it has been closed. Tis a real pity because there was some great info and pics and videos on their.
Comment by tdq on June 9, 2015 at 3:50am

I've recently moved back to Sydney from a few years overseas. When I left Australia there was an Aussie CBG site, I think run my Paul Thorley, which I was a member of. I can't seem to find it anymore - does it still exist, and if so what is it called?

Comment by Taffy Evans on November 26, 2014 at 10:47pm

Hi all, I'm not sure if i'm doing this correctly, seems all forums have a different way of posting stuff. Anyway......

This is the finished version of a CBG I posted earlier. After finding the customer through this forum and discussing things a bit more. It's actually a 4 String but he wants it strung as a three stringer at the moment. Looks like I can only post one picture Hmmmm, so that's it. Cheers Taff

Comment by Taffy Evans on October 31, 2014 at 3:59pm

Hi, I just stumbled on the little icon thingy at the top off the page and find some of my contributions are already here, so seems I'm already a member. Cheers Taff

 

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