Roadkill a.k.a. John Maw's Groups (32)

  • Radios turned Guitar Amps

    282 members Latest Activity: Sep 17, 2018

    This is the group for Lo-Watt Rock & Blues.

    Here is the place to post photos and information on how to convert vintage electronics into…

  • CBGs Showing Up Everywhere

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

  • 2 String CBG builds, playing, tuning

    130 members Latest Activity: Jan 28 2 string CBG only

  • London and nearby

    71 members Latest Activity: Mar 20 A group for those near to London, weather you live near or just feel near spiritually. Even if you've never been to the "Great Metrolops" but feel…

  • Best Deals Around

    100 members Latest Activity: Nov 11, 2018 A place to share sources for great deals on instrument parts. If you find a great score, even if it's on ebay, be sure to post it hear so we can all…

  • Cigar Box Basses

    400 members Latest Activity: Mar 16 Where the lords of the lower frequencies dwell!!!

  • 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…

  • Classifieds and Swaps

    329 members Latest Activity: Dec 8, 2018

    A place to buy, sell, trade cigar box guitars and other related gear.

     

    Keep in mind that you can find most…

  • Ted's Mad Scientist Lab

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

  • C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply

    251 members Latest Activity: Dec 28, 2018 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…

  • 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…

  • Intermediate building tips and tricks forum

    242 members Latest Activity: Oct 11, 2018 This forum is for sharing general building information that falls between "CBG building 101" and "Super advanced building"

  • Recycling Centre

    127 members Latest Activity: Jan 27 CBGs by nature involve recycling old boxes. Here is a place to share all your ideas about recycling everyday objects into guitar parts. Eye bolt…

  • 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…

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darryl kernaghan replied to micky rooney's discussion aluminium bobbins
"Francois, they are remarkably simple to make in the basic form, but need a low to high impedance in…"
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Island Lake Ice out. Spring 2019. 2x12 Banjo, Robert’s Royals CBG, Jersey Cream Diddle Fiddle, Ludwig Hand Drum. By Dave Lynas
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Cigar Box Guitar and Looper: Blues Item

I played some blues on a cigar box guitar, bass and ruined acoustic guitar (for percussion).
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Tim Pannabecker replied to Larry Barber's discussion Bolt on necks. Pros and cons.
"Moritz, I too, like the neck on the box top.  The sound is loader and richer.  Do you…"
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