I am a very new builder and already very out of my depth.A few questions if I may to get some ideas and recommendations.I have built my first three string using a 2by2 poplar stick having fun with a…Continue
"Thanks Poorness. I have the Hobo fiddle in queue in my garage. With your inspiration it will be moving to the front of the very slow moving line. I too will add a piezo as a very easy option.
"Thanks so much Poorness. I have the GBGitty HOBO kit in queue in my garage. With your inspiration it may move to the front of a very slow moving line. I will add a disk piezo also as it is very easy added option.
"Great video Dave! I needed some learning on shaping the nut, I think I am going to the dog bone approach. I am very fortunate I have a shop equipped with a ban saw and valued priced belt sander.
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I am hoping I will be able to learn to play the three string CBG. I have tried to learn a six string but did not have the time to commit. I have a pretty good "low end" wood working shop with tools that were my fathers. I find the skills required for makin CBGs is perfect for my 8th grade wood shop education. I can only improve with each build. I have a diddly bow in the queue hopefully I will be able to play the one string.