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We wanna know who you are! Where ya from? What'cha buildin'? This is a place for new members to introduce themselves and old 'uns to show 'em around. I'm Shane & I run the Nation. I'm glad you're here. Come on in and tune up!

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Roller bridge and Peizo pickups

Started by Tim Pannabecker. Last reply by Daniel Walter Jan 28. 21 Replies

I was thinking of using individual roller bridges for my 3-string that is setup with peizo and I don’t have room for a rail.  Will the individual roller bridge create enough vibration for the peizo…Continue

Glad to be part of the Nation.

Started by David Pendlebury. Last reply by Tim Pannabecker Jan 26. 4 Replies

Hello from Huntington Beach, California. My name is David Pendlebury and i have been making guitars for about 4 to 5 years now (Les Paul and Fenders stile). I don't play very well, but i enjoy the…Continue

Hola from Albuquerque!

Started by Kaelan Dreyer. Last reply by Tim Pannabecker Jan 26. 3 Replies

Hello! I'm 17 years old and I live in Albuquerque, New Mexico and I'm glad to join this site!I joined here a few months ago, but since I had to get ready for a move to New Mexico, so I didn't really…Continue

Greetings from Down Under!

Started by mitch jones. Last reply by Tony Obermeit Jan 22. 9 Replies

G'day all, Mitch here, from sunny (i.e HOT) regional South Ausralia. I've been looking around CBN for a while now so I thought I should join. I'd never heard of cbgs until I googled "how to make a…Continue

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Comment by Paul Craig on January 26, 2019 at 6:19pm

Welcome guys and say what you feel as long as it's okay. ;)

Comment by Daniel Walter on January 25, 2019 at 9:24pm

hi Shane, hello all. Thank you for the invite. Daniel here, self inflicted flea market and ebay guitar, amp, and bizarre instrument builder. I'll be back tomorrow, old to meet y'all. Not sure what to say, give me a hint. Glad to be here.

Comment by Joe Caruso on January 25, 2019 at 1:37pm

Hello and Help - I've been offline for a few months - I can't remember how to jump on and view the Gitty Gang show - any help appreciated! Thank you!

Comment by François on January 20, 2019 at 1:13pm

Coming back after a long hiatus. Still living south of Montreal (Canada).

Comment by Paul Craig on November 3, 2018 at 12:43pm

Welcome to all the new comers.

Comment by Gerald Schwenke on October 27, 2018 at 6:17pm

Thank you for the invite. However I live way down in southeastern michigan. lol.

Comment by the anonymous pick on October 27, 2018 at 10:16am

Thanx for the assist evanmars ;-)

Comment by evanmars on October 27, 2018 at 7:30am
Second Saturday of every month.
Comment by the anonymous pick on October 27, 2018 at 3:10am

I think it's monthly  anyway.   ?  :-/  ;-)

Comment by the anonymous pick on October 27, 2018 at 3:08am

Welcome Gerald .   ps .. there is a meet up every month  in MI. ...

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Time:  Monthly

Location: Red Sky Stage

Street: Mitchell St.

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Event Type: club, meeting

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Roller bridge and Peizo pickups

Started by Tim Pannabecker. Last reply by Daniel Walter Jan 28. 21 Replies

Glad to be part of the Nation.

Started by David Pendlebury. Last reply by Tim Pannabecker Jan 26. 4 Replies

Hola from Albuquerque!

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Greetings from Down Under!

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Looking for Acoustic Sound

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Thanks for recording in the forum

Started by Lothar Ahnert. Last reply by Paul Craig Nov 10, 2018. 1 Reply

My first CBG

Started by Gerald Schwenke. Last reply by Paul Craig Nov 3, 2018. 3 Replies

Hello folks. New guy here.

Started by Bruce Young. Last reply by Joe Caruso Oct 13, 2018. 2 Replies

hello CBG Nation

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Hey!

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Hello from Minnesota!

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Hello from Alberta, Canada

Started by Gordon Read. Last reply by Gordon Read Sep 19, 2018. 7 Replies

Hello !

Started by Christian FIGEAC. Last reply by Paul Craig Sep 6, 2018. 1 Reply

new

Started by Jack Burgess. Last reply by the anonymous pick Aug 25, 2018. 1 Reply

Howdy from Sunny So. Cal, First Build!!!

Started by Troy Hall. Last reply by Troy Hall Aug 6, 2018. 6 Replies

Hello from central Arkansas

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Newbie from Colorado Springs

Started by Ian Schroth. Last reply by Spencer Lockhart Jul 3, 2018. 23 Replies

Uhhhh... Hi?

Started by Phillip Seibel. Last reply by Thomas "Duck" Petry May 26, 2018. 4 Replies

Jumpin in on my first build

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