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Started this discussion. Last reply by Road Rash Roy Jun 18. 13 Replies

Just want to say hello to all. Getting materials together to build my first cigar box guitar.

 

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Road Rash Roy replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"You'll have one tuned in every key before you know it."
Jun 18
Clarence johnson replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"I think I might try to design a tuning gear or system, it would truly be nice to build or machine a set of tuning gears."
Jun 7
Southern Ray replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"Try again there, Clarence. Use the "HTML Editor" tab in the above right of the message box. Weird little bug we have that the provider won't fix."
Jun 6
Clarence johnson replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
Jun 6
Southern Ray replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
" David reminded me of something that I have long wanted to do, build my own open-gear tuners. Have you considered doing something like that?"
Jun 6
Clarence johnson replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"I have always enjoyed music, espectially the blues blues. I use to build custom extreme long range pistols that used rifle cartridges like the one as my profile pic. But music is my love and my passion hands down."
Jun 5
David replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"Clarence, After the first build, it's over. You will be hooked and finding the need for more boxes, more neck wood, more tuners.....it never ends. So enjoy"
Jun 5
Clarence johnson replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"Anytime buddy."
Jun 2
Southern Ray replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"That's good to know, Clarence. I'm a competent manual machinist as well with just enough training and understanding of CNC programming and operation to be dangerous...BUT, I don't have access to machinery. I'll keep you in mind…"
Jun 2
Clarence johnson replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"I also wanted to point out, me being a manual machinist / Tig welder, anyone needing any let me know."
Jun 2
Southern Ray replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"Welcome! There is a ton of info here and lots of folks willing to help you along, if you wish.   I will caution you before you dive in head first. This activity is very, very addictive. If you build one, I can all but guarantee that you…"
Jun 1
BrianQ. left a comment for Clarence johnson
"Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build info and join some groups located in the Posts tab? Forum is for questions and Blog posts are for sharing your build processes?"
Jun 1
Clarence johnson replied to Cigar Box Nation's discussion Artistic Lap Steels Made from 2x4's (Videos + Pics)
"Very nice. Very nice indeed."
Jun 1
Clarence johnson replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"Thank you very much."
Jun 1
Taffy Evans replied to Clarence johnson's discussion New here
"Welcome CJ, enjoy your creative journey. Taff"
Jun 1
Clarence johnson posted a discussion

New here

Just want to say hello to all. Getting materials together to build my first cigar box guitar.
Jun 1

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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
Just browsing for cigar Guitar box forums
How many instruments have you built so far?
None
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
I love blues music, I also love playing the blues on my acoustic. Hearing a few cigar box guitars being played on the internet. I knew I had to build one. Since I do woodworking as a hobby, it heighten my interest even more.

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At 9:56pm on June 1, 2021, BrianQ. said…

Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build info and join some groups located in the Posts tab? Forum is for questions and Blog posts are for sharing your build processes?

 
 
 

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