Beginning of #8. Took 4 hours of tedious work ..but I think it looks awesome!! Now...will someone pay for the time spent in this?? That is my question. Is it worth the time to do such intricate things?

Views: 50

Comment

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

Comment by GARAGE HERMIT on January 2, 2011 at 1:00pm
probably not, if your doing it for yourself that's a different thing, but to try and get money for the time you put into something that take's 10-20 hour's, whatever, think you'll be lucky, if you want to make money at building cbg's, think simple is more time/cost effective, 
Comment by Allison Burkholder on January 2, 2011 at 10:47am
Thanks Guys!!!
Comment by W.T. Tarapchak on January 2, 2011 at 10:32am
Amazing!  Great job!
Comment by Michael A Grubaugh on January 2, 2011 at 4:52am
That is sweet!!

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation? How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources

Forum

Neck mortising jig

Started by Rough Cut Tom in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Rough Cut Tom on Wednesday. 2 Replies

Ukulele & piezo

Started by James Pobog in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Timothy Hunter Jan 11. 1 Reply

Fun with a 2x4 Bass - Build Your Own

Started by Shane Speal shanespeal.com in Feature Articles. Last reply by James Pobog Jan 9. 30 Replies

Blog Posts

Dual lap steel

Posted by Ron Lutz on January 9, 2020 at 2:42pm 2 Comments

My 3 Gitty Kits

Posted by Poorness Studios on January 8, 2020 at 9:20am 2 Comments

My CBG details

Posted by Paul scofield on January 1, 2020 at 9:22am 2 Comments

Latest Activity

Downtown Vinnie posted a video

Pointy Shoes

Lunchbucket
9 minutes ago
Kevin Keating posted a discussion

Piezo pup handling noise

I recently built a cigar box kalimba and used a round piezo attached with two-way tape to the…See More
2 hours ago
Uncle John commented on John's video
Thumbnail

Your Candle St Louis CBG Song Writers Contest - Still Livin' the Blues

"Tear in the eye good.  Great song and performance.   Song has some rock and Gospel…"
2 hours ago
John commented on John's video
2 hours ago
smilingdog1 liked John's video
2 hours ago
smilingdog1 commented on John's video
Thumbnail

Your Candle St Louis CBG Song Writers Contest - Still Livin' the Blues

"John's song writing skills and amazing vocals by Heather Carter & Mary Spires won 1st…"
2 hours ago
3 String Guitars commented on 3 String Guitars's video
3 hours ago
Downtown Vinnie commented on Downtown Vinnie's video
Thumbnail

Lunar Lunch Pail

"Gracias Danny.Thanks Denbo,Quirky is where I live,High praise comin from you Andries..Preciate that…"
3 hours ago
Dave Lynas liked 3 String Guitars's video
3 hours ago
Dave Lynas commented on 3 String Guitars's video
Thumbnail

Cigar Box Guitar - Aviator - 3 string guitar - Deep Slide Amped up Blues

"I love this one John. It makes me think of my Dad. Beautiful play."
3 hours ago
Dave Lynas liked Miku's video
3 hours ago
Dave Lynas commented on Miku's video
Thumbnail

Miku Cigar box guitar ODEON

"Magic show and great sound ! A masterpiece !"
3 hours ago

Music

Loading…

© 2020   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

\uastyle>\ud/** Scrollup **/\ud.scrollup {\ud background: url("https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/963882636?profile=original") no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;\ud bottom: 25px;\ud display: inline !important;\ud height: 40px;\ud opacity: 0.3 !important;\ud position: fixed;\ud right: 30px;\ud text-indent: -9999px;\ud width: 40px;\ud z-index: 999;\ud}\ud.scrollup:hover {\ud opacity:0.99!important;\ud}\ud \uascript type="text/javascript">\ud x$(document).ready(function(){\ud x$(window).scroll(function(){\ud if (x$(this).scrollTop() > 100) {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeIn();\ud } else {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeOut();\ud }\ud });\ud x$('.scrollup').click(function(){\ud x$("html, body").animate({ scrollTop: 0 }, 600);\ud return false;\ud });\ud });\ud \ua!-- End Scroll Up -->