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Greetings from Surrey, BC

Started by Graham Wedepohl. Last reply by Robbie Dec 16, 2019. 10 Replies

Hi All,Just got started making and just finished my first CBG.My Wife works at Lee Valley and they have a workshop on making CBG'sA little too expensive for me so I decided to try on my own.A few…Continue

2 string G Bass

Started by john kendall. Last reply by Robbie Dec 16, 2019. 3 Replies

Hi everyone good to see there is a Canadian CBG. I know you can buy full kits for 2 string G-Bass but I do not want a kit I like building my cigar box guitars from scratch. So I was wondering if…Continue

Selling your CBG'S

Started by Robbie. Last reply by Robbie Oct 21, 2019. 1 Reply

My question is straight forward for any of you that do market places or shows to sell your guitars. How many guitars do you bring with you to do a show? Thanks for all who answer.Continue

2019 - fancy and colourful cigar boxes will be illegal in Canada; cigar boxes may become scarce

Started by Joe Caruso. Last reply by Joe Caruso May 1, 2019. 3 Replies

The Canadian govt plans to pass legislation requiring plain packaging of cigarettes and cigars. To come in effect about May 2019THIS MEANS NO MORE FANCY COLOURFUL CIGAR BOXES AT YOUR LOCAL CIGAR…Continue

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Comment by Loco on March 30, 2013 at 7:27pm
It took a while but we now growing in number lol.... I know there are more fellow CBG makers out there.
Comment by Loco on June 6, 2012 at 11:55pm

Just wanted to start the threads off by showing my 2nd build. I have now complete 3 CBU's. I sold this one to a good friend of mine who took it out West to BC.

Lets show the CBG Nation what Canadian Builders can do !

 

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Greetings from Surrey, BC

Started by Graham Wedepohl. Last reply by Robbie Dec 16, 2019. 10 Replies

2 string G Bass

Started by john kendall. Last reply by Robbie Dec 16, 2019. 3 Replies

Selling your CBG'S

Started by Robbie. Last reply by Robbie Oct 21, 2019. 1 Reply

Hello fellow Canadiansversion of myAlber

Started by marc dallaire. Last reply by Erasmo Coco Sep 25, 2016. 2 Replies

Live and Learn

Started by Peter Bulback. Last reply by Reeds Taylor Mar 13, 2016. 2 Replies

Hello from Niagara-on-the-Lake

Started by Bill Short. Last reply by Bill Short Feb 16, 2016. 7 Replies

Need wood cigar boxes?

Started by Elissa. Last reply by Elissa Jan 25, 2016. 2 Replies

Sunny Okanagan

Started by BP - RabidSalad - Aug 15, 2015. 0 Replies

Greetings from Port Hope, Ontario

Started by Mark William Noel. Last reply by Tommie Tomlin Apr 22, 2015. 16 Replies

Where do the Canucks source their woods?

Started by Greg Potts. Last reply by jawbone Feb 11, 2014. 24 Replies

Bean Blossom Main stage

Started by jawbone. Last reply by jawbone Sep 5, 2013. 1 Reply

Hand Wound CBG pickups by Farmer Ted's CBGs

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