Frank Scott
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Blank Chord Chart ?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frank Scott Oct 26, 2018. 6 Replies

Is there a blank schematic print out anywhere on the site showing something similar to the attachment that a person can print out and fill in their chords for a reference. I have one for four string…Continue

Neck with built in Fret Board ? Advice Needed

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frank Scott Oct 23, 2018. 9 Replies

I have a nice piece of poplar that is 2" wide and 1" actual size that I want to make a neck for a 4 string CBG. I honestly think I will reduce the width to 1.5" width would be wide enough, but since…Continue

Potentiometer Question

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Craig Oct 20, 2018. 9 Replies

I see a lot of these sold on Ebay and other sites and they will be listed as A250K or B250K. Can anyone clear up my thoughts on these two? Which is used for volume and which is used for tone control?…Continue

Building a basic bridge?

Started this discussion. Last reply by the anonymous pick Oct 23, 2018. 27 Replies

I am trying to finish up a rebuild on this CBG I bought that had too many issues and was wondering if anyone has a schematic or dimensions for a basic bridge I could build that would work on this…Continue


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Frank Scott replied to Tony Esposito's discussion Did I buy the wrong thing?
"I understand your position and after building a 4 string I can tell you I was not impressed with the DGBE tuning at all. I think for me the open G tuning is the best GDGB.  I have just been in to the building lately so now trying to play the…"
May 10
Frank Scott commented on Wes "I'm Baaaaack" Yates's group CBG Tabs
"Can you direct me to your blank tab sheets? Also, do you have any chord shapes for 4 string CBG? Thank you for any help.."
May 10
Frank Scott commented on Wes "I'm Baaaaack" Yates's group CBG Tabs
"Does anyone have any 4 string tabs or chord shapes with tuning in GDGB?  Thanks for any info."
May 10

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CBGitty on the internet
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The sound and ease of playing. A very unique sound and multiple tunings.

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