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"Great tutorial and playing as usual. Paul, I am interested in the gauge of strings you are using on your guitar in this tutorial. Any info appreciated. Thanks again, and looking forward to your 3 hour DVD. I will be first in line to purchase it."
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cigar box guitar lesson .Big Rd Blues.

Sample full lesson of 3 hour tutorial soon to be released soon April 2018 .This lesson- AEA tuning 1/2 tone up from GDG
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Paul scofield replied to Jon's discussion where oh where do i put the saddle?
"Where you put the saddle will effect the intonation . You tune it with open strings then as you go up the neck pressing down the guitar could be out of tune . By moving the bridge back or forward this can be rectified ,and quite likely also a sweet…"
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"Thanks , it’s all about experimenting ,keep going down new routes that’s what I have found effective "
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Dennis "Denbo" Goodinson commented on Paul scofield's blog post My CBG details
"Hi Paul. There's quite a few of those choc boxes on eBay UK, Fry's, Cadbury's & others. You've made a superb job of yours, I like it. I doubt many will be as old as yours & I'm guessing some are reproductions but…"
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I can transcribe what I play on a 6 string to a 3 string, and it’s much easier to make up my own music .

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My CBG details

Posted on January 1, 2020 at 9:22am 2 Comments

Thanks to you all for your uplifting comments on my tutorials . So just I little information on my CBG. It is a very old Fry’s chocolate counter display box ,made with all solid woods. There are faint inscriptions  saying HM the King and HM the queen Alexandria. Who was Queen consort to King Edward the VII. This dates the box between 1903 and 1925 . The neck and other parts were taken from my existing CBG and assembled by myself. I favour using the natural sound of them, and use the D G and…

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At 3:41pm on November 29, 2019, BrianQ. said…

Welcome to the nation, the Resources tab is highly recommended as is joining some groups located in the Posts tab, Forum is for questions/comments & Blog posts are for sharing our building processes :)

 
 
 

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