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I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions

Started this discussion. Last reply by JP Lace Master yesterday. 14 Replies

been a long time people, I been busy and building a lot of things which for administration reasons I shouldn't post on here, but I got something new I gotta show off and get some advice on.During the…Continue

Haven't built for a while, thought I'd make a Diddley Bass Canjo

Started this discussion. Last reply by Southern Ray Mar 30. 1 Reply

As some of you may know, I do not build unless the weather is good. I haven't had a good day of weather since September, long time to go without a build on the go. yesterday was good, did some…Continue

Something New: Handmade 6 String, not sure what to call it

Started this discussion. Last reply by JP Lace Master Sep 23, 2020. 9 Replies

I have been working on this since Lockdown. lots of cutting and sanding and gluing and screwing and swearing and some bleeding and that was just making the body and I'm a little out of it as I type…Continue

Holiday Build Last Day: 3 Stringers, tenors and baritones

Started this discussion. Last reply by JP Lace Master Jul 31, 2020. 3 Replies

Coming a bit late, been back to work, been busy, but here are the last of my holiday builds; 6 over 2 days and 26 overall.Due to the tins I have used and the length of the necks I prepared for each…Continue

 

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JP Lace Master replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
"Thank you everyone for your advice and opinions on this and also thank you for telling me how to actually post using the HTML, that is very helpful. I'm gonna go with the shorter tailpiece, it just makes more sense and it looks better.…"
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James Pobog replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
"-Bridge placement ain't random. It is hard linked to scale length."
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Carl Floyd replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
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Taffy Evans replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
"Hi Brain Q, YepI understand that. But if I was the owner of a forum, I would be on to ning constantly . I support another guitar forum run by ning, and the problem is not affecting that site. The other site's presentation is similar to CBN and…"
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BrianQ. replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
"Actually Taff, we are at the mercy of long obsolete operating platform, it has nothing to do with any member of CBN,  if Ning decides to change this, than it will get better, but I doubt they will, so til then, we just have to help each other…"
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BrianQ. replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
"That long one is meant for an arch top, actually they both are, so really the best fit for the long one, is going to be f-holes? "
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Timothy Hunter replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
"purely asthetically the first looks right. the balance is right... the second with the longer tailpiece with the bridge on the soundhole cover just doesnt look right to me. if you were going for a dobro look then the bridge would look right if it…"
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Carl Floyd liked JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
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Carl Floyd replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
"I would build the first one.  You may have to build the second one, as well, just to satisfy your curiosity."
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Taffy Evans replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
"Hi JP,use HTML EDITOR tab, type on the yellow page, then add reply.Do not use visual mode. Somebody is too slack to fix the problem. Taff"
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JP Lace Master replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
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JP Lace Master replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
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JP Lace Master replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
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Taffy Evans replied to JP Lace Master's discussion I'm Back and I got something cool and need some opinions
"Hi JP, What scale length do you plan to use is a consideration. The bridge on the wooden surface is better for acoustic sound and your positioning is also close to ideal for the best acoustic responce, on that wooden position. I [if posible] plot…"
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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
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How many instruments have you built so far?
one cigar box and many strats
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
Well, the one I have made is made of a Biscuit Tin, whether you can call that a Cigar Box guitar, I don't know, but the tone when played acoustically is beautiful

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