I did some investigating on one or two of the the web's interactive tuning/chord sites but will report if i find anything else that's interesting, one interactive thingy here for Ukes, Mandolins and Banjos could be useful...

"All chords are calculated and therefore may not be really playable!"

http://4stringchords.com/

 

and Alan's open D chart ...

http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/305749808?profil...

 

and a tuning guide for Banjos with sound bites...

http://www.get-tuned.com/online_mandolin_tuner.php

 

For starters here's a  GDGB chart i found on the Handmade Music Clubhouse submitted by Billy Freedom, lots here to try out!

 

Complete Open G for 4 strings

 

...and a link to a new 4 string chord chart by Greasestains...

 

http://www.cigarboxnation.com/group/greasy-s-easy-chords/forum/topi...

 

 

 

 

 

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Some different tunings to try, i found these jotted down on scraps of paper while i was tidying up my desk!

E,B,E,d+

D,F+,A,d

A+, E+,A,b  (used this tuning on "Mo Shuffle" and "Worst Enemy" - lefty  b+ A E+ A+)

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This chord chart for GDGd just came up on the Nation from Glenn Reither, it is a PDF file ...

 

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/49226314/4%20string%20chord%20shapes.pdf

 

http://www.cigarboxnation.com/forum/topics/chord-chart-closed-shape...

 

 

DADF#.  suggested by Greasestains (-:

i was just gonna try and share my group here! glad you found it Slowpaw, hope some folks get some use outta it! i hope to gett back working at it by the 3rd.

i love this tuning tune the B down to B flat (Dgb flat d) i think its Gm heres a song i did in this tuning     http://www.cigarboxnation.com/video/cigar-box-guitargoing-down-to

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