Chuck Young
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John and Chuck Young are now friends
Apr 11
Chuck Young commented on BeetleJuice!'s video
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- Cigar Box Guitar Pickups - the Secret to 1930's Blues tone

"needed to have the sound examples in the front and then hock the product after we get a sound sample most will learn after a video or two not to watch and consider it just a sales video, just the way I see it......pickups sound good though......"
Mar 2
Dave Lynas left a comment for Chuck Young
"Hi Chuck. The redneck has a tapered fretboard. 1 1/4 at nut. Bone “snow drift” nut. Almost 2 inches at the base of the board. I used an ebony fret board blank and Gitty med,med frets. Striped with dark blue oil paint. The red neck is oil…"
Jan 25
Chuck Young joined Shane Speal shanespeal.com's group
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Classifieds and Swaps

A place to buy, sell, trade cigar box guitars and other related gear. Keep in mind that you can find most everything you need (and then some!) over at C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply, your one stop shop for CBG and homemade instrument parts and gear!See More
Dec 8, 2018
Chuck Young commented on Rowdy Berry's video
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CBG5

"What is the name of this song your singing? It's really good!"
Dec 6, 2018
Chuck Young commented on Dave Lynas's video
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Rocking Chair

"Nice! Thank you sir!!!"
Dec 3, 2018
Chuck Young commented on Dave Lynas's video
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Rocking Chair

"Nice slow fireside jam my friend....Would like to ask a question.....How do you make that nice tobacco looking top you got there??? Chuck."
Dec 3, 2018
Chuck Young joined Andy Stone's group
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CBG wiring & electronics.

Want to plug that thing in? Here's a place to share ideas about pickups (Both magnetic and piezo) and wiring in volume and tone control, the best options in output jacks, and more!Remember that C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply is the one-stop shop for all of your CBG Electronics needs!See More
Dec 3, 2018
wes carl left a comment for Chuck Young
"Oops forgot  They are Ford truck door speakers  Everybody keeps saying they wont work but Iv been using them for years  I have the same amp sitting here that I use with these speaker and it just keeps going & going  Hope that…"
May 10, 2018
wes carl left a comment for Chuck Young
"Thanks for the invite Chuck  Iv been around the CBG business for a few years  You can look at my page and see how far back it goes  Nothing wrong with building & playing  I just need a little time to see the light and do some…"
May 10, 2018
Chuck Young replied to Shane Speal shanespeal.com's discussion VIDEO: "My CBG" by Roberts, Robertson, Skeleton Key & Hillbilly
"Hey my CBG Brothers....I'm from Joplin but transplanted down near Memphis. I'd like to meet up with y'all when come back home to visit and have a glass of tea and talk CBG's! How do I get hold of one (or more) of…"
Apr 11, 2018
Chuck Young joined Rand's group
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The Mississippians

This group is for anyone who loves, has lived in, or is living in Mississippi. The state's nickname, "The Birthplace of American Music" was given to it for a reason. Mississippi is known for its invention of many primitive istruments including the diddley bow some forms of the cigar box guitar.See More
Mar 5, 2018
Chuck Young is now a member of Cigar Box Nation
Mar 4, 2018

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Working on it
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At 6:35pm on January 25, 2019, Dave Lynas said…

Hi Chuck. The redneck has a tapered fretboard. 1 1/4 at nut. Bone “snow drift” nut. Almost 2 inches at the base of the board. I used an ebony fret board blank and Gitty med,med frets. Striped with dark blue oil paint. The red neck is oil paint also. 21 1/2 inch scale length. Message me for a very reasonable price. Thanks Chuck. ... Dave

At 6:54pm on May 10, 2018, wes carl said…

Oops forgot  They are Ford truck door speakers  Everybody keeps saying they wont work but Iv been using them for years  I have the same amp sitting here that I use with these speaker and it just keeps going & going  Hope that helps  Also use Guitarfuel amp boards

W

At 6:51pm on May 10, 2018, wes carl said…

Thanks for the invite Chuck  Iv been around the CBG business for a few years  You can look at my page and see how far back it goes  Nothing wrong with building & playing  I just need a little time to see the light and do some other things

W

 
 
 

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