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photos of old ukulele

Started this discussion. Last reply by Doug Krantz Dec 9, 2019. 4 Replies

Whilst talking to a gentleman at a music store the topic of cigarbox guitars came up.He told me his grandfather built a cigarbox ukulele in the early 30`s and he has it still.He was kind enough to…Continue

potential slide or nut material

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jerry Jordan Nov 25, 2019. 4 Replies

Has anyone looked into using Tagua nut for slides or nuts,here`s a description,  Tagua nuts are small (roughly 2″ long) seeds from palm trees in the Phytelephas genus. Beneath the thin, brown, flaky…Continue

anyone seen these Pearlman bass guitars yet

Started this discussion. Last reply by Korrigan Sep 4, 2019. 1 Reply

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foot stomper....

Started this discussion. Last reply by Blues Frog Sep 3, 2016. 8 Replies

Just sharing a picContinue

 

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"slowpaw steves homemade Christmas song has the feel of Syd Barrett to it"
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"Work is the joy of life........LOL"
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Doug Krantz replied to Doug Krantz's discussion photos of old ukulele
"Ron, the owner just gave me some more info on this ukulele. His Grandfather made the frets from a cut down hacksaw blade. The tuning pegs were just whittled from a piece of firewood. The box label says 17th district State of PA.  No. 855"
Dec 9, 2019
Doug Krantz replied to Doug Krantz's discussion photos of old ukulele
"The gentleman would like to make it playable again....."
Dec 8, 2019
Lonman replied to Doug Krantz's discussion photos of old ukulele
"wow, very cool."
Dec 8, 2019
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photos of old ukulele

Whilst talking to a gentleman at a music store the topic of cigarbox guitars came up.He told me his grandfather built a cigarbox ukulele in the early 30`s and he has it still.He was kind enough to send me pictures.…See More
Dec 7, 2019
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enjoy the sound

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At 10:01pm on May 24, 2017, Ryuji Ding Yamazaki said…
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