Sleepy John's Discussions (37)

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"Hey,jabes,you've been busy!! I've had to settle for a17in scale.(because any longer…"

Sleepy John replied Jan 19 to Small box woes?

6 Jan 21
Reply by jabes

"Thanks for that,Ihave a29cm long fingerboard lurking in my bitsbox I don't know wher…"

Sleepy John replied Jan 11 to Small box woes?

6 Jan 21
Reply by jabes

"Great looking site,have bookmarked it for the future!"

Sleepy John replied Oct 1, 2018 to New Site goes live!!

14 Oct 30, 2018
Reply by t-belly johnson

"Apologies for the error in guitar maker, thanks Chickenbone John for correcting it. "

Sleepy John replied May 3, 2018 to Demise of Gibson

3 May 3, 2018
Reply by Sleepy John

"Should be OK Gary, I did one with a colander which was fine!"

Sleepy John replied Sep 25, 2014 to Reso

10 Sep 25, 2014
Reply by Sleepy John

"I did both...piezo under the bridge and a pickup in the blocked off sound hole....Wi…"

Sleepy John replied Sep 24, 2014 to Reso

10 Sep 25, 2014
Reply by Sleepy John

"Go with a red face, with the rest black....did that a bit back...looks good. Are you…"

Sleepy John replied Sep 24, 2014 to Reso

10 Sep 25, 2014
Reply by Sleepy John

"Might be easier to adjust the bridge or nut.........looks great anyway!!!"

Sleepy John replied Sep 2, 2014 to First No plate three string

1 Sep 2, 2014
Reply by Sleepy John

"Very nice, I could be tempted!!! Do you make any other gear? Would always prefer t…"

Sleepy John replied Nov 26, 2013 to Booster pedals for sale!

6 Mar 3, 2014
Reply by Alan Hodges

"If you want Headstock Decals, try this guy ..…"

Sleepy John replied Jul 22, 2013 to Useful web links!

4 Jul 29, 2013
Reply by George Sales


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Small box woes?

Started by Sleepy John. Last reply by jabes Jan 21. 6 Replies

Looking to play some festivals next year

Started by Alex Rigby. Last reply by Alex Rigby Jan 13. 3 Replies

New Site goes live!!

Started by John Pilling. Last reply by t-belly johnson Oct 30, 2018. 14 Replies

Demise of Gibson

Started by Sleepy John. Last reply by Sleepy John May 3, 2018. 3 Replies

boxes for sale

Started by Rick D. Last reply by Tony Dec 14, 2017. 5 Replies

My latest build - hubcap resonator

Started by Alex Rigby. Last reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear Oct 10, 2017. 4 Replies


Started by Steve. Last reply by Steve Sep 13, 2017. 2 Replies

Some of my songs

Started by Alex Rigby. Last reply by Alex Rigby Jun 7, 2017. 2 Replies

School project

Started by Keith 66. Last reply by Michael Fred Johnson Feb 5, 2017. 8 Replies

Old Timers

Started by Mal Chilvers. Last reply by David L. Oct 13, 2016. 2 Replies

Looking to get started

Started by Hubert Knight. Last reply by Hubert Knight Oct 11, 2016. 6 Replies

I Could Really Do With A Jig !

Started by Philip Hale. Last reply by Philip Hale Aug 6, 2016. 19 Replies

Help with parts please

Started by Toofy Peg. Last reply by Fomhorach Jun 14, 2016. 19 Replies

Brass Eyelets - big ones - where to get?

Started by Alex Rigby. Last reply by Fomhorach Apr 27, 2016. 16 Replies

Saw for cutting fret slots

Started by David L.. Last reply by Simon Cartlidge Apr 16, 2016. 22 Replies


Started by Nigel Robinson. Last reply by ChickenboneJohn Apr 6, 2016. 5 Replies

where to get timber for a neck?

Started by Jim . Last reply by Stuart Baldwin Feb 13, 2016. 14 Replies

1664 Fretless

Started by Keith 66. Last reply by Bill Isherwood Feb 5, 2016. 6 Replies

Some of my recent work.

Started by Alex Rigby. Last reply by David Seed Jan 31, 2016. 4 Replies

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