Cheticamp, Cape Breton, NOVA SCOTIA

How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?

CB Gitty

How many instruments have you built so far?

20 or more

What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter at least one meaningful sentence, your membership may be rejected as a spam/bot fake account).

I am amazed at the originality of the other members.  Their instruments look so professional.  


I just finished building a hobo fiddle from a kit and it turned out really well.  This one has the nylon strings.  I was wondering if anyone has built one and installed steel strings and if so what guage would work for the higher pitch.  

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