Thomas "Duck" Petry's Groups (45)

  • Hand built and custom microphones

    80 members Latest Activity: Dec 7, 2018

    thought about how i was using modern mics and effects, mainly distortion and reverb, to record with and it seemed the next step to me was hand…

  • Piezos From Outer Space!!!

    27 members Latest Activity: Dec 7, 2018

    The simple Piezo Disc pickup is one of the most underrated sound devices.  Sure,…

  • Greasy's Easy Chords

    128 members Latest Activity: Aug 23, 2018

    Since i started playing these cbg's i've been wishing i had a chord book. A recent attemp to teach myself music theory gave me the idea to try to…

  • DUMPSTER DIVER'S MUSIC UNION

    214 members Latest Activity: Jan 24 Scavengers unite! We want to know what unusual trash you've used to build instruments. Post your trash-to-treasure creations. Follow up on…

  • Home Made Guitar Amps

    239 members Latest Activity: Mar 20

    This is a group for home made guitar amps.

  • CB Nation Recording Studio

    261 members Latest Activity: Feb 6, 2018 An experimental recording collective where members of the Nation can collaborate on music with other members. Please start a new discussion for each…

  • Smokin' Mandolins

    112 members Latest Activity: Mar 24 Cigar Box Mandolins

  • Curmudgeons of Cigar Box Nation

    61 members Latest Activity: Jan 31

    A place for all of us disgruntled old farts to gather and do curmudgeonly things. Stand up and flaunt your attitude! We've earned the right to be…

  • The Beginners Club

    308 members Latest Activity: Mar 1 A club for beginners who are building for the first time and need some support from each other as well as experienced builders who are…

  • Effects and Pedals

    31 members Latest Activity: Dec 1, 2018

    For all things pedals and effects.  What are you using.  Whats on your wishlist.

  • Hall of Shame

    95 members Latest Activity: Nov 8, 2017 If you have one of those colossal, bonehead, 'DOH' moments building, tell us about it here. Aw come on, admit it. You've done something…

  • CBGs Showing Up Everywhere

    26 members Latest Activity: Dec 3, 2015 Pictures of cigar box instruments being discovered in the most unlikely places.

  • Good Wood

    135 members Latest Activity: Mar 20, 2017 For everyone who gets excited by rare timbers, turned on by a good burr, or maybe you just have a technical query about working something new? Feel…

  • CBG Tabs

    576 members Latest Activity: 1 hour ago 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…

  • unusual guitar designs

    171 members Latest Activity: Jan 18 bring us your most unusual builds that you think is not average so we can say yes that is different.

  • Old School

    83 members Latest Activity: May 9, 2018 19th and 20th century references to the humble cigar box guitar.

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Started by Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner Apr 10. 2 Replies

Bridge questions

Started by Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by BrianQ. Apr 9. 12 Replies

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micky rooney replied to micky rooney's discussion aluminium bobbins
"Thank you,Brian...All interesting stuff"
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BrianQ. liked Dave Lynas's video
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Ice Out

"Great video Dave, lots going on between the music & visuals, in a good way :) that fiddle…"
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To Be Cannibalized: 1976 Ovation 1132-1

"Too bad your gonna rip that thing apart, it’s an easy fix? Btw, any guitar, acoustic or…"
1 hour ago
Dennis "Denbo" Goodinson replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Scale length for 17" box in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Firstly, I'm no expert, but in the absence of other advice I'll offer what I can.…"
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BrianQ. liked Andries D. EKER's video
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Carry my Heavy Load A. D. Eker 2019

"Great riffin’ Andries! Lookin’ mighty sharp tho :D"
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"nicely put together Dave, lot going on there. is that clawhammer you're doing? love the…"
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T-Gripped replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Scale length for 17" box in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"The tendency on first builds is to overthink things. You really want it to be a wonderful build…"
1 hour ago
BrianQ. replied to micky rooney's discussion aluminium bobbins
"Here ya go Mickey, an old thread about induction pickups from another…"
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BrianQ. commented on Andries D. EKER's status
"Have reported the issue to Gitty?"
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