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My New Cigar Box Ukuleles

Hey everybody, I am in the process of building two cigar box ukes and I am still uneasy about a couple of design points. First, would mahog…

Started by Nate D

4 Feb 17, 2010
Reply by John Hopper

Fret wire size for Ukulele

I am going to order some supplies for upcoming projects and wanted to get some fret wire for a Ukulele but didn't know what size I should g…

Started by Rob

4 Jan 22, 2010
Reply by Rob

Ukulele build

Alright, i'll start a discussion. Newbie to CBG, did not know anything about this type of music till a little while ago. Some of your membe…

Started by Bill Lewis

3 Jan 12, 2010
Reply by joel

Crazy Glue

Is it wrong to use crazy glue on internal bracing?

Started by Chris Ellbogen

4 Dec 10, 2009
Reply by Joe Scislowicz

Your secrets... just resources really.

Hey Ukers, I picked up some supplies like a fret board I was looking for at Mainland Ukulele. Just wondered if you would share some of you…

Started by John Nagy

6 Dec 2, 2009
Reply by John Nagy

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Classical Ball end strings

Started by John Hopper Dec 30, 2016. 0 Replies

String choices: nylon vs. steel

Started by Lane Martin. Last reply by gary sheldon Dec 3, 2016. 5 Replies

MDF Box Ukes

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Started by Kigar. Last reply by Greg Thompson Jul 8, 2016. 5 Replies

Triangular Concert Uke

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First Build

Started by B. Kirkwood. Last reply by B. Kirkwood Apr 13, 2016. 2 Replies

Assembly Order

Started by B. Kirkwood. Last reply by B. Kirkwood Mar 29, 2016. 3 Replies

Neck length

Started by B. Kirkwood. Last reply by gary sheldon Mar 29, 2016. 3 Replies

reversed tuners on a uke - advise wanted

Started by Kigar. Last reply by gary sheldon Feb 23, 2016. 3 Replies

New to Uke!!

Started by jeffrey ross. Last reply by Habanera Hal Feb 17, 2016. 19 Replies

Great little video!

Started by Wade. Last reply by rusty case Feb 8, 2016. 2 Replies

Fretboard attachment

Started by gary sheldon. Last reply by rusty case Feb 8, 2016. 3 Replies

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