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"T-gripped, those both look very usable to me, I'm sure many here would volunteer to…"

MadGomer replied Oct 14, 2019 to Too far gone??

7 Nov 6, 2019
Reply by Mark Bliss

"You can thin the headstock to 5/8 from the top or bottom. I generally do mine by rem…"

MadGomer replied Oct 8, 2019 to Scarf joint headstock

5 Oct 9, 2019
Reply by Taffy Evans

"Such is my approach to life!"

MadGomer replied Aug 26, 2019 to A simple tuning peg question

6 Aug 26, 2019
Reply by MadGomer

"I'm not able to measure mine right now but I make my headstock 5/8" thick and always…"

MadGomer replied Aug 25, 2019 to A simple tuning peg question

6 Aug 26, 2019
Reply by MadGomer

"Stiffness of the neck (affected by the dimensions, species, and how the grain is ori…"

MadGomer replied Jun 6, 2019 to Neck Bowing?

11 Jun 11, 2019
Reply by Craig Cole

"Yes Michael, exactly as Forrest described, like a box of chocolates indeed!"

MadGomer replied May 11, 2019 to Like a box of chocolates

3 May 11, 2019
Reply by Michael shrader

"Like Dennis, for an acoustic build I have the bridge about a third of the way forwar…"

MadGomer replied Apr 25, 2019 to Scale length for 17" box

29 Apr 30, 2019
Reply by Dennis "Denbo" Goodinson

"John Sawyer's advice is very good. If you play sitting down especially, I think that…"

MadGomer replied Apr 4, 2019 to Neck, sound hole, strings and Bridge question.

9 Apr 4, 2019
Reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH

"Murray's advice is good, but my first thought was the same as Gus'. With the strings…"

MadGomer replied Feb 10, 2019 to Tuning ptoblem

14 Feb 14, 2019
Reply by Arthur Payne

"Yes, you need to have piezos firmly sandwiched in order to have them responsive to t…"

MadGomer replied Feb 4, 2019 to Putting a 3 string piezo rod between neck and box top.

3 Feb 4, 2019
Reply by MadGomer

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Questions about CBG details...

Started by James Pobog. Last reply by James Pobog Dec 13, 2019. 8 Replies

Magnetic Pickups - What's good

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Yardstick Fretboards

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Soldering/grounding plan

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I'm gonna need help...

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Building my first CBG....

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About neck thru....

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Fitting Frets

Started by neddy. Last reply by Taffy Evans Nov 27, 2019. 8 Replies

Joinery suggestions for hand-made boxes

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Fretted....

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Connecting a guitar jack?

Started by rick schoen. Last reply by David Clewell Nov 17, 2019. 5 Replies

Fretting for beginners

Started by Michael Myers. Last reply by MadGomer Nov 14, 2019. 3 Replies

Adjusting the action on a cbg 3 string.

Started by rick schoen. Last reply by Tim Pannabecker Nov 11, 2019. 8 Replies

Tuner and nut question.

Started by Bill. Last reply by Gus K Nov 6, 2019. 12 Replies

Help with first tuning procedure.

Started by James Pobog. Last reply by Mark Bliss Nov 6, 2019. 3 Replies

Too far gone??

Started by T-Gripped. Last reply by Mark Bliss Nov 6, 2019. 7 Replies

Pickup query

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Arthur Payne Nov 6, 2019. 11 Replies

Newbie question about marking frets.

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