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Hey there

Hey there, For some time I've been browsing this forum (among other sources of info) and recently I finished my first build. Strictly it's…

Started by Pim

4 5 hours ago
Reply by Paul Craig

Glad to see I'm not the only one.

I've been building non-traditional guitars for a few years.  I got started after seeing Justin Johnson play his shovel guitar.  At first, I…

Started by Rick Tish

1 on Thursday
Reply by Paul Craig

Just sayin' Hey from Abiquiu, NM

I was watching a YT video and this young gal was playing a little tiny box guitar. She was just kickin' butt and I just had to find out wh…

Started by Myron Joe Hickel

8 Jul 25
Reply by Uncle John

Smokin' Guitars - New Member Introduction

Hi All, I've been building CBG's on and off for about 10 years, mostly as a hobby but I've sold a few and invested the proceeds into furth…

Started by Smokin' Guitars

2 Jul 15
Reply by Blues Frog

Hello from Adelaide, South Australia...

Hi folks... I'm new to Cigar Box Guitars, but already love them... I have 2.. One from Rob's in the USA, and the other from Chickenbone J…

Started by John Welsh

0 Jun 27

Hello from Austria

Hello! My Name is Jonathan and I am from Austria. Found this lovely place looking for inspiration, and I found a lot. it's awesome to see s…

Started by Jonathan Buttazoni

1 Jun 12
Reply by Paul Craig

Roller bridge and Peizo pickups

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 ind…

Started by Tim Pannabecker

22 May 23
Reply by Daniel Walter

Barking Dog, hosts of 2019 CBG Festival

Hello all! We're Barking Dog Arts, a creative community at Lowe Mill in Huntsville Alabama which operates the hallway and theater formerly…

Started by Barking Dog Arts

0 May 11

Hola from Albuquerque!

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 h…

Started by Kaelan Dreyer

5 May 10
Reply by ILL GREEN

salut from france .

bonjour everybody !! me it's j-v from a tiny village in  Corrèze , France , blacksmith on my spare time lol got more and more sparetime , s…

Started by j-v

6 Apr 3
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Hey there

Started by Pim. Last reply by Paul Craig 5 hours ago. 4 Replies

Glad to see I'm not the only one.

Started by Rick Tish. Last reply by Paul Craig on Thursday. 1 Reply

Just sayin' Hey from Abiquiu, NM

Started by Myron Joe Hickel. Last reply by Uncle John Jul 25. 8 Replies

Smokin' Guitars - New Member Introduction

Started by Smokin' Guitars. Last reply by Blues Frog Jul 15. 2 Replies

Hello from Austria

Started by Jonathan Buttazoni. Last reply by Paul Craig Jun 12. 1 Reply

Roller bridge and Peizo pickups

Started by Tim Pannabecker. Last reply by Daniel Walter May 23. 22 Replies

Barking Dog, hosts of 2019 CBG Festival

Started by Barking Dog Arts May 11. 0 Replies

Hola from Albuquerque!

Started by Kaelan Dreyer. Last reply by ILL GREEN May 10. 5 Replies

salut from france .

Started by j-v. Last reply by j-v Apr 3. 6 Replies

Glad to be part of the Nation.

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

Greetings from Down Under!

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

Looking for Acoustic Sound

Started by Rogheff. Last reply by Rogheff Jan 21. 4 Replies

New member

Started by ILL GREEN Nov 22, 2018. 0 Replies

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

Started by cbgkent Oct 12, 2018. 0 Replies

Hey!

Started by Mike. Last reply by Kevin McMichael Oct 2, 2018. 8 Replies

Hello from Minnesota!

Started by Matt Schaller. Last reply by Paul Craig Sep 21, 2018. 1 Reply

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