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  • Homemade Guitars

    63 members Latest Activity: Jul 16

    This is the group for homemade instruments that venture out from the standard cigar box guitar.

    Post photos of your oil can guitars,…

  • Cigar Box Basses

    403 members Latest Activity: Jun 21 Where the lords of the lower frequencies dwell!!!

  • CBG in CALIFORNIA

    101 members Latest Activity: Jul 8

  • Diddley Bows and Other Primitives

    340 members Latest Activity: Jun 21 A place to discuss one-string diddley bows, washtub basses, washboards and any other primitive instrument that may fall outside the Cigar Box realm.

  • Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101

    1721 members Latest Activity: on Thursday

    This group is for discussing the basics of CBG building for newer builders - where to start, what to do, common pitfalls, tips and techniques.…

  • Four String Cigar Box Guitars

    213 members Latest Activity: May 12 Group for those who are interested to find out more and swap ideas for builds, chords and tunings for these versatile instruments!

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For What It's Worth: 3-String Cigar Box Guitar

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