Jefferson Harris
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Looking for a fretted 3 string CBG

Started this discussion. Last reply by Keni Lee Burgess Jul 4, 2011. 9 Replies

Hows everyone doing?           I am looking for a decent fretted 3 stringer. I have made several fret-less guitars but I would like a nice fretted one. I would like it to easily be played with and…Continue


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At 5:44pm on February 2, 2012, Salvatore J. Ferrise said…

You build some nice CBG's. Got any picks of the innards? As I was looking at picks I thought I saw a build in which the neck did not go through the entire box. Is it possible to do that?

At 7:34pm on January 27, 2012, Salvatore J. Ferrise said…

This is my first attempt to build a CBG. I hope that they only get better. I see that you have built a few. Very Nice ones, too. My big problem right now is learning to play it. I have never played a guitar so I really don't have a clue on how to learn. I see you are from Akron, could I impose on you for some guidance?

At 5:55pm on July 11, 2011, Barry "Backwater Jack" Nova said…
thanks for the add.
At 6:52am on July 5, 2011, Keni Lee Burgess said…

Okay Jefferson. Now I understand your email. Yes, Jay is here on the Nation.

Here is the Keni Lee Relic in action:

If you are in the market for a quality CBG, he is definitely one of the better builders to consider in your selection. Enjoy, Keni Lee

At 7:37pm on July 4, 2011, Uncle John said…
Thanks Jefferson!
At 3:02pm on July 3, 2011, Outhouse Instruments said…

Thanks for the friend invite .....




At 6:38pm on July 1, 2011, Keni Lee Burgess said…
Thank you Jefferson for your friendship. Enjoy.
At 1:42pm on July 1, 2011, dogfinger steve said…
cheers for the shout, good to have you as a friend. likin yr cbg 4 pics, great sound holes:0)
At 6:48pm on March 20, 2011, Gadsden Guitars said…

Yeh, don't sweat it, I of course realize not everyone has the kind of patience for detail as i do, but the rustic look you achieved is what i have problems with. Roughin' up stuff i put a lot of work into is not my strong point. Everyone seems to like what i do, and digs my designs, but ya wanna know the secret, a lot of planning and getting proportions right so everything kinda flows and looks (right) together.


At 1:12pm on March 20, 2011, Gadsden Guitars said…
Here's my version of cross sound holes.

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