BrianQ.'s Discussions (484)

Discussions Replied To (28) Replies Latest Activity

"If you’ve got an old guitar cable laying around, that’s shielded wire? A little bulk…"

BrianQ. replied May 1 to Copper foil tape as shield.

5 May 2
Reply by Arthur Payne

"I’m sure it’s meant for more than one pickup, is it not? Something to remember, a pi…"

BrianQ. replied Apr 10 to Why have a switch?

3 Apr 12
Reply by ILL GREEN

"Yes pick, all amps made in the last 30yrs are specifically made to not have groundin…"

BrianQ. replied Apr 1 to Problem with second-hand amp.

5 Apr 2
Reply by Arthur Payne

"If you’re running a battery, you’re gonna need the stereo jack? Why? Because the mid…"

BrianQ. replied Mar 7 to Added the CB Gitty “Psycho Knob”

16 Mar 8
Reply by Paul Craig

"The bare wire is the shield wire, also negative, so join that with the negative wire?"

BrianQ. replied Jan 9 to Wiring CB Gitty Black Ice Single Coil

5 Jan 9
Reply by ILL GREEN

"It’s because Alpha pots are made in Thailand now, I stopped using them years ago? Cl…"

BrianQ. replied Dec 18, 2018 to Minimal effect from volume or tone pot

9 Dec 21, 2018
Reply by Paul Craig

"Have you tried cleaning the pots out yet?"

BrianQ. replied Dec 17, 2018 to Minimal effect from volume or tone pot

9 Dec 21, 2018
Reply by Paul Craig

"How did you post this? You just posted a discussion?"

BrianQ. replied Dec 16, 2018 to Problem posting discussion

2 Dec 17, 2018
Reply by Paul Craig

"Let me clear things up and clarify this is an onboard project wich means its built i…"

BrianQ. replied Mar 2, 2015 to Simple OnBoard JFet Preamp for Piezos

23 Aug 24, 2016
Reply by Jonno

"You can just shield the isolated area around key components on the underside of your…"

BrianQ. replied Feb 9, 2015 to Shielding Electronics in a hollow box

4 Feb 9, 2015
Reply by BrianQ.

RSS

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation? How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources

Discussion Forum

Output method

Started by Holly Hodson. Last reply by Tim Pannabecker May 13. 4 Replies

Copper foil tape as shield.

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Arthur Payne May 2. 5 Replies

Why have a switch?

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by ILL GREEN Apr 12. 3 Replies

Problem with second-hand amp.

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Arthur Payne Apr 2. 5 Replies

Added the CB Gitty “Psycho Knob”

Started by Tim Pannabecker. Last reply by Paul Craig Mar 8. 16 Replies

Lipstick pickup and Telecaster neck pickup. What goes where?

Started by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear. Last reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear Mar 1. 12 Replies

Wiring CB Gitty Black Ice Single Coil

Started by ILL GREEN. Last reply by ILL GREEN Jan 9. 5 Replies

Minimal effect from volume or tone pot

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Paul Craig Dec 21, 2018. 9 Replies

Problem posting discussion

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Paul Craig Dec 17, 2018. 2 Replies

Creackle from Volume and Tone pots

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Arthur Payne Nov 27, 2018. 3 Replies

Vol, tone, 3 way toggle and 2 single coils?

Started by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear. Last reply by Paul Craig Nov 25, 2018. 20 Replies

two picksups - both or separate

Started by Reynhard Boegl. Last reply by Reynhard Boegl Sep 27, 2017. 8 Replies

Psycho knob

Started by bizzaro guitaro. Last reply by bizzaro guitaro Sep 19, 2017. 4 Replies

Psycho knob install

Started by bizzaro guitaro. Last reply by bizzaro guitaro Sep 19, 2017. 13 Replies

Psycho knob

Started by bizzaro guitaro Sep 18, 2017. 0 Replies

I cheated and bought a solderless wiring harness. Naughty boy!

Started by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear. Last reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear Aug 18, 2017. 46 Replies

Capacitor

Started by Rose Ericson. Last reply by Rose Ericson Jul 8, 2017. 2 Replies

Wiring A Dual Rail Pickup into A Cbg

Started by Philip Hale. Last reply by Paul Craig Jun 2, 2017. 5 Replies

Buzz or maybe humm

Started by Rose Ericson. Last reply by Paul Craig Mar 12, 2017. 8 Replies

Blog Posts

My mistake at the markets

Posted by Rick Tish on August 22, 2019 at 9:27am 1 Comment

Indiana State Fair

Posted by Rick Tish on August 19, 2019 at 7:46pm 1 Comment

Buying in bulk

Posted by Rick Tish on August 17, 2019 at 6:31pm 3 Comments

Shellac

Posted by Rick Tish on August 15, 2019 at 7:00pm 1 Comment

Latest Activity

Tom T posted a discussion

67% Les Paul Tribute

I've always admired the Les Paul Standard, but it is way too heavy and has three strings too many.…See More
21 minutes ago
Dave Lynas liked Rick Tish's video
31 minutes ago
Dave Lynas commented on Rick Tish's video
Thumbnail

Justin Johnson crankin it up lesson

"I love that man! Thanks!"
31 minutes ago
Dave Lynas liked John's video
35 minutes ago
Dave Lynas liked Andries D. EKER's video
38 minutes ago
Dave Lynas commented on Andries D. EKER's video
Thumbnail

Things that use to be A. D. Eker 2019

"Very good Andries. I liked the old photos and your song."
38 minutes ago
Dave Lynas commented on Dave Lynas's video
Thumbnail

North Shore Adventure

"Thanks AGP. I was a magazine photographer and illustrator back in the day. It’s fun to use…"
43 minutes ago
Taffy Evans replied to Taffy Evans's discussion Its a CBG but not cigar box guitar. new build
"Hi, thanks for the (smart) comments guys. Some stages had me stumped, but I did…"
53 minutes ago
JOHN POMEROY replied to JOHN POMEROY's discussion built-in reverb
"well I'm just starting out & I saw a build on u-tube with a gain drive knob right in the…"
1 hour ago
KaptnKen replied to Dave Barrett's discussion Some things I learned from my latest build
"I leave the blood in and just tell everyone it has extra mojo."
1 hour ago
JOHN POMEROY replied to JOHN POMEROY's discussion built-in reverb
"I'm really just starting out. Am i likely to find a board with a knob out there or am I stuck…"
1 hour ago
AGP # liked Randy S. Bretz's photo
1 hour ago

Music

Loading…

© 2019   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

\uastyle>\ud/** Scrollup **/\ud.scrollup {\ud background: url("https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/963882636?profile=original") no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;\ud bottom: 25px;\ud display: inline !important;\ud height: 40px;\ud opacity: 0.3 !important;\ud position: fixed;\ud right: 30px;\ud text-indent: -9999px;\ud width: 40px;\ud z-index: 999;\ud}\ud.scrollup:hover {\ud opacity:0.99!important;\ud}\ud \uascript type="text/javascript">\ud x$(document).ready(function(){\ud x$(window).scroll(function(){\ud if (x$(this).scrollTop() > 100) {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeIn();\ud } else {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeOut();\ud }\ud });\ud x$('.scrollup').click(function(){\ud x$("html, body").animate({ scrollTop: 0 }, 600);\ud return false;\ud });\ud });\ud \ua!-- End Scroll Up -->