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Didl-E-Bow

any one ever combine a didly bow with an e-bow . that would be a fairly simple build . just have a deep base with a cut out for the ebow .…

Started by petey twofinger

3 Aug 24, 2010
Reply by Thomas A. Boatwright

a diddlybow compilation cd

is there any interest in putting a cd together. Are there enough of us out here to put together enough songs? If we mix it down and then se…

Started by Matthew Borczon

23 Aug 6, 2010
Reply by Ceccon Joe

Source for Broom Wire

Hi all- I feel like I need to apologize for the somewhat commercial nature of this post, but I am looking at this as something of a servic…

Started by One String Willie

1 Oct 26, 2009
Reply by BLY

How many strings does a diddley bow have?

While I understand a diddley bow to be a one-string instrument, I'm surprised at the number of two- and more-stringed instruments described…

Started by Kevin M. Kraft

4 Sep 8, 2009
Reply by One String Willie

Help w/ using music wire for strings

Hi everyone! I'm attempting to make my first diddley bow, and was following the directions from One String Willie Everything's fine so fa…

Started by Pamster

5 Aug 25, 2009
Reply by One String Willie

HEAR WILLARDS DIDDLYBOW PLAYED BY THE JUG SLUGGER

OVER ON MY PAGE ARE 2 NEW SONGS RECORDED ON WILLARDS BOW HE SENT ME AR CHRISTMAS. THE SONGS HAVE WILLARDS NAME IN FRONT OF THEM. ONE SONG I…

Started by Matthew Borczon

3 Dec 29, 2008
Reply by Willardj

couple diddlybow songs on my page

just letting you all know there are 3 diddlybow songs on my page in the music section. I am allways playing mine and have been working on a…

Started by Matthew Borczon

0 Dec 13, 2008

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1 String Tab

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Cookie Tin Diddley Bow

Started by Jeffrey Greene May 12, 2017. 0 Replies

First stringed instrument build!

Started by Bob. Last reply by Bob Apr 30, 2017. 3 Replies

My first Diddley-Bow!

Started by Boris Timofeenko. Last reply by Dano Schultz Apr 23, 2017. 2 Replies

String For My First Diddley Bow

Started by Jeffrey Greene Apr 11, 2017. 0 Replies

Showing off my first Diddley Bow.

Started by Andrew Cooper. Last reply by Andrew Cooper Mar 11, 2017. 2 Replies

Harmonica tab to Diddley bow/Canjo

Started by James Conder. Last reply by Gordon Cooper Dec 6, 2016. 1 Reply

My double stringer

Started by Craig Simpson Nov 14, 2016. 0 Replies

One Thumb

Started by Gordon Cooper Jan 30, 2016. 0 Replies

Where to mark the Neck?

Started by Keith Stanford. Last reply by Bob Taylor Jan 27, 2016. 5 Replies

Diddley Bows from art students

Started by Wade. Last reply by Wade Jun 4, 2015. 2 Replies

First built

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