Doc Oakroot's Groups (11)

  • CBG Tabs

    584 members Latest Activity: Dec 8, 2019 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…

  • 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…

  • How good can it sound unplugged?

    145 members Latest Activity: Jan 18, 2019 Share experience, tips & tricks that have produced the best acoustic unplugged sound in your cigar box instruments. This applies to commercial or…

  • "Special Tools " Either Bought or Homemade

    266 members Latest Activity: Jan 2 Hi Yall Thought it would be good for us all to share what Special tools we have or need , just to make this CBG thing a little less stress free.

  • Record Store

    40 members Latest Activity: Nov 18, 2019 Record and release your own CBG album? Post about it here. Give us links to where we can buy it. Also post reviews of your favorite cigar box…

  • Diddley Bows and Other Primitives

    336 members Latest Activity: Jan 10 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

    1692 members Latest Activity: Jan 15

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

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My cool tool find!

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Dual lap steel

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My 3 Gitty Kits

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