Ben Ridgeway
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Wiring question

Started this discussion. Last reply by Timothy Hunter Oct 11, 2017. 5 Replies

I bought the prewired mini bucker and i have a white wire that goes to nowhere?

 

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Ben Ridgeway replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"It was in a box with a bunch of other wood I bought online I fretted this one at 24.75"
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Ben Ridgeway replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"https://photos.app.goo.gl/SnKRGMg8aDPfv5Pf8 Less Pauley Damaged box with mahogany top Mahogany neck , fretboard of unknown origin Scrounged up some sweet used parts on the ole Ebay Probably could have bought a Les Paul for what I have in it but…"
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Ben Ridgeway liked Taffy Evans's discussion Trueing up fingerboard timber
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Ben Ridgeway liked Mark Bowen's discussion Setup for cutting the neck back angle on a hand miter box
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Ben Ridgeway liked Mark Bowen's discussion Setup for cutting the neck back angle on a hand miter box
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Ben Ridgeway liked Bruce Young's discussion Headless three string building and playing. What I learned.
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Ben Ridgeway replied to Derek Sucharda's discussion Neck radius & 3vs 4 string instrument.
"I like a 12 degree radius , feels better to my monkey claw Defiantly worth the time on a 4 string"
Apr 26
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Ben Ridgeway replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Neck Thickness Build Up
"^What Grandpa says! ^^^^^^^"
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Ben Ridgeway replied to Brent Kasl's discussion Removing Glued Neck
"What kind of glue?"
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Ben Ridgeway left a comment for Jeff 'Bones' Reilly
"Mornin Bags, the boys from facebook were asking about you I told them you were makin music Have a great day my friend"
Dec 3, 2018

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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
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How many instruments have you built so far?
On my first buid
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
Love the guitar but my fingers are ruined from yrars of holding a tattoo machine
3 string neck is comfortable and 1 finger playing ability is a blessing.
Plus , i like to make things?

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At 11:33am on March 4, 2018, Don Craig said…

Hey Ben, thanks for the friend request.  I like your two-stringer, I'm working on one now, just because.  I'll have it posted in a few days.  Don Craig

At 9:30am on February 27, 2018, Ben Ridgeway said…

Thank you sir 

At 2:47pm on February 26, 2018, Jeff 'Bones' Reilly said…

Happy Birthday Ben . 

At 2:07pm on November 28, 2017, Jeff 'Bones' Reilly said…
hey Ben long time .... glad your on board what are you building ...
 
 
 

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