Rob Ingram's Groups (11)

  • Can Jo Consortium

    251 members Latest Activity: Jun 21 The simplest little resonator instrument of all. Please add links to plans, photos of your canjos and ideas you've found that make the most of this…

  • Ted's Mad Scientist Lab

    222 members Latest Activity: Apr 8, 2018 Where music and invention collide...

  • CBG Nation's Chapel

    161 members Latest Activity: Jul 13, 2019 A place where you can talk about spirit, soul, God or anything that's weighting you down. We take prayer requests too. Wichita Sam - Chaplain

  • How good can it sound unplugged?

    148 members Latest Activity: Dec 19, 2020 Share experience, tips & tricks that have produced the best acoustic unplugged sound in your cigar box instruments. This applies to commercial or…

  • CBG Tabs

    594 members Latest Activity: Jul 4 So you built your CBG and now you need something to play on it, right? Well, if you're not completely musically inclined or can't read traditional…

  • DUMPSTER DIVER'S MUSIC UNION

    217 members Latest Activity: Jul 26, 2020 Scavengers unite! We want to know what unusual trash you've used to build instruments. Post your trash-to-treasure creations. Follow up on…

  • C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply

    258 members Latest Activity: Feb 24 C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply is your one-stop shop for the parts and accessories you need for building and playing Cigar Box Guitars and other…

  • Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101

    1721 members Latest Activity: yesterday

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

  • How to Play a Cigar Box Guitar

    871 members Latest Activity: Jun 21 Playing tips and secrets. Tunings. Primal music theory.

  • Introduce Yourself!

    1345 members Latest Activity: Jul 13 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…

  • 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.

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Wonderful pick guard. Beautiful soundboard

"So many things I love about this Gitty. That killer pick guard, the female shape. The bridge.…"
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Starting a 6 string Cherry plank lap steel

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McKinney !

"Yup Keith. The crispy badge I so unharmed by age. McKinney is minty. It’s all original. Case…"
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Repairs to the back. All fixed properly.

"I bet you guys and gals think the loss of finish is a detractor. It is why I got it in expensively.…"
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Stellas Got A New Voice!

"Thanks guys. Yes Jerry, I still make pickups-thanks for asking."
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"Excellent tool. It saves a tremendous amount of time and give one the flexibility to change length…"
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