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A Bunch of Boxes in Toronto

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dan Trommater Jan 7, 2016. 4 Replies

EDIT - These have all been sold.  It was hard to part with a few of them, but they're in good hands now.I've decided to get rid of a bunch of good cigar boxes.  One of you will be able to get a lot…Continue

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Needed: Las Cabrillas cigar band

Started Jul 6, 2013 0 Replies

Hello all, I'm gathering parts for my next build and I need a Las Cabrillas cigar band (cigar ring?).  I can't seem to find one locally, so I'm reaching out to this great community.Anyone have one to…Continue

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Dan Trommater

I'm a professional magician and amateur luthier.  The best part of building cigar box guitars is that there is no 'one right answer'.

You can learn about my professional life at http://www.dantrommater.com

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At 2:11am on September 24, 2013, RTZGUITARS said…

Hi Dan, to use this thing you just need to cut the 1/8 plug off and wire it to the pickup you need to wire both wire as the plug is stereo , I have not tried it on a piezo disk yet. This is neat because of the rechargeable battery. You could build your own Lm386 chip amp. this amp would not make you happy as the low voltage means low volume.

if you really want a good onboard amp try one of Bens amp kits

https://www.cbgitty.com/cubecart/amplifier-parts/amp-kits/great-2-5...

At 9:08pm on May 3, 2013, t-belly johnson said…

Your diary is well worth adding as a blog for anyone who hasn`t,or is about to build a guitar. Great work.

At 2:00pm on April 24, 2013, David L. said…
Hi Dan,
Thank you for the friend request. You may already know but bezdez on ebay is based In Ontario and is great for guitar parts http://stores.ebay.co.uk/bezdez. If I can help in anyway Please ask.
Kind regards,
David
At 7:23pm on October 25, 2012, Reeds Taylor said…

Hi Dan. thanks for the friend request. If there's anything I can do too help you in any way, please don't hesitate too ask.

All the Best!

Reeds

At 6:39pm on August 23, 2012, Mark Lindsay said…

You're welcome, Dan. I talked to Randy Bretz yesterday about your problem, and it turns out the bridge saddle not only needs to be making full contact with the rod, but the rod needs to be under pressure. String tension is usually enough pressure to make it work.

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