Bob Johnston
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  • Pinehurst, TX
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Bob Johnston commented on sasquatcher's photo
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#7 or 8

"Looks great. I recently put a hot rail in a build and had to have it almost touching the strings to get any volume so replaced it with a strat type."
Monday
Bob Johnston commented on Thomas Case's photo
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Concert Uke

"Great build!  I did a through neck tenor and would like to make another without a through neck.  I like the bracing you did.  Also the hole cutter was a great idea that I'll have to copy.  I built two CBG's using the La…"
Monday
Bob Johnston commented on Poorness Studios's photo
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Everything you need for a fun afternoon

"An IPA or two would be nice!"
Monday
Bob Johnston commented on Bruce's photo
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Punch 3 String

"Very nice! I made one out of the same box for a friend and was surprised that the thick lid still gave good acoustics."
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Bob Johnston commented on BUGGY (C)'s video
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Life is Manic 2020

"Good start to 2020 B."
Jan 15
Bob Johnston commented on Daniel Hulbert's video
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Cigar Box Lyre

"Awesome! Thanks for sharing the construction.  "
Jan 15
Bob Johnston commented on Uncle John's video
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Paint can lid - spun into a true resonator cone

"Nice build Unc.  I have one (a Punch) lacking volume also so glad you posted this.   I need to order more frets so I'll  have one included.  Thanks!"
Jan 14
Bob Johnston liked Poorness Studios's video
Jan 13
Bob Johnston commented on Dave Lynas's photo
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Old 97 nearing strings

"This is fantastic.  Love the color coordination.  "
Jan 12
Bob Johnston liked Dave Lynas's photo
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Bob Johnston liked Gary Hunt's photo
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Bob Johnston commented on David Pfeiffer's photo
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interior

"Very adventurous David!  Can't wait to see and hear about the finished build."
Jan 12
Bob Johnston liked Randy S. Bretz's photo
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Bob Johnston commented on Viktor Bogdan's photo
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Striker TELE/CBG

"Sweet!!!!"
Jan 12

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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
Internet search
How many instruments have you built so far?
one
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
I love the blues! You can design and build it yourself. Also, great hobby to teach grandkids.

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At 5:13pm on November 17, 2019, Poorness Studios said…

Good to meet you yesterday at the Republic of TX CBG Festival. I started an album here: https://cigarboxnation.com/photo/albums/republic-of-tx-cigar-box-guitar-festival-11-2019

Since CBN only lets you upload 10 photos per day, It'll probably take me a few days to get all of them uploaded.

 
 
 

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Dave Lynas commented on Dave Lynas's video
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Hobo’s Lullaby

"Woodie had quite the life. So many tragedies. My best song writing came at tragic times. When sleep…"
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Today’s paintings

"Outstanding artwork Dave."
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Stew replied to Caleb's discussion Alternative to fret wire?
"Clothes hangers. The dry cleaner types. The thinner gauge one for frets and the thicker gauge for…"
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"Hi. My name is Stew from Perth Western Australia. I have built 5 CBGs and in the process of 2…"
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