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"Thanks. Door will still shut but it will not latch. That might be a good line in my next song."
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"Liking this tailstock hardware a LOT! Well done, Dickie!"
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"Super pleasing git and narrow neck. And a fine place to sit and play. Nice nut too. Not you, Dickie, the one on the guitar. I think I would play In The Pines."
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"Will yeah, but will your door still close?   Nice pic, angle and Adirondack chair."
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The two string squatch with deer antler bridge, nut and knobs.
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"Yes.  That is a big bolt.  What I wanted to use did not give me the string height I wanted.  So I had to come up with something else at the last moment.  Could not wait, wanted to see how she sounded."
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"Love the Green as well !!"
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"Holy All-thread Batman.,.,look at the size of that bolt used for the nut.,.,!!"
Sep 16
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BrianQ. replied to Dickie's discussion 2 string cbg in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"I believe Shane Speal uses 1.25” wide necks for his Chuggers? Also the 2 string Portland Cowboy project from his book uses a 1” wide neck? "
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At 11:38am on May 23, 2019, BrianQ. said…

Welcome to the nation Dickie, plenty of build/play info located in the Resources tab, here’s a step by step to get you building your 1st:

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pmzvfyOizV8&t=995s

 
 
 

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