Robert Stapleton
  • Male
  • Nashville, TN
  • United States
Share

Robert Stapleton's Friends

  • Luc Comtois
  • Eero Tapani Lehtinen
  • Chris Dickens
  • the anonymous pick
  • The Phrygian Kid
  • jim

Robert Stapleton's Groups

Robert Stapleton's Discussions

Should the top of the box touch the neck in a neck through design?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Wayfinder Mar 17, 2015. 5 Replies

I've read where one builder makes sure the neck going through the box does not inhibit the top from vibrating. I've heard elsewhere that a builder attaches his neck to the top of the box.Are both…Continue

Introduction and a question about neck angle

Started this discussion. Last reply by Robert Stapleton Apr 6, 2015. 36 Replies

Hi,I'm new to the community - a bass player actually - but recently bought a 3 string CBG and am loving it. Already got an amp and am using it in a few songs with a blues band.My question is this:…Continue

 

Robert Stapleton's Page

Latest Activity

Robert Stapleton left a comment for the anonymous pick
"Man, you are incredibly creative!"
Feb 9

Profile Information

How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
internet

Comment Wall (2 comments)

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

At 11:05pm on March 2, 2015, Scott aka Farmer Ted said…

I saw your inquiry about builders who make 4 stringers with low action, not for slide, but for fretting notes/chords. Been a while since I made a cigar box guitar. Mostly I make solid body electric 4 string tenor guitars now. If you don't build, and are looking for one done for you, I might be interested in making one for you.

At 11:01pm on March 2, 2015, Scott aka Farmer Ted said…

Hi Robert, Thanks for the compliment, and welcome, friend request gladly accepted.

 
 
 

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation? How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor


Recommended Links & Resources


Forum

Headless Guitar Project - a $100 eBay kit & Gitty pickups

Started by Cigar Box Nation in Feature Articles. Last reply by Poorness Studios on Thursday. 5 Replies

Cigar Box Amp Mods

Started by Cigar Box Nation in Feature Articles. Last reply by RTZGUITARS Sep 17. 14 Replies

Blog Posts

Prototyping with a big ol' wine box

Posted by Ben on September 23, 2021 at 4:00pm 0 Comments

Mr. Bells

Posted by Stephen Cohen on September 4, 2021 at 12:30pm 0 Comments

Bookie's Poor Man's Dobro

Posted by Steve Bookout on July 18, 2021 at 2:04pm 4 Comments

Latest Activity

Randy S. Bretz commented on AGP #'s video
Thumbnail

AGP #441 ''Stuffup Steamer Basket'' - Dave Lynas Tribute

"Excellent Alan ! yes Dave graced me with some of his fine work as well. We chatted a bit from time…"
14 minutes ago
Randy S. Bretz liked AGP #'s video
17 minutes ago
Poorness Studios posted a photo

Jewelry Box to Guitar Amp

I did this over the weekend. Video coming later today.
23 minutes ago
smilingdog1 commented on Uncle John's video
Thumbnail

Hobo’s Lullaby - repost of our recently departed friend.

"Warms the heart. Gentle soul and kind man."
1 hour ago
smilingdog1 liked Uncle John's video
1 hour ago
Cigar Box Blues posted a photo

Diamond Dave

Its 2 in the morning, I had spent several hours this afternoon looking thru and organizing all of…
2 hours ago
Jerry Jordan commented on smilingdog1's photo
Thumbnail

Raffle Winner

"Super wow… great case, cause and build.!!"
3 hours ago
Jerry Jordan commented on Sam Brown's photo
Thumbnail

Recent CBG

"Yeah., a nice set.!"
3 hours ago
AGP # posted a video
4 hours ago
Cigar Box Blues commented on Cigar Box Blues's blog post - Letters from Heaven - Fun Messages from Dave
"Hi John. I’ve been drawing all my life.  Poor eyesight brought drawing to me. I…"
6 hours ago
Cigar Box Blues commented on smilingdog1's photo
Thumbnail

Raffle Winner

"such a great instrument!"
6 hours ago
Cigar Box Blues commented on smilingdog1's photo
Thumbnail

Swamp Witch Guitar

"thats fantastic!"
6 hours ago

Music

© 2021   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

\uastyle>\ud/** Scrollup **/\ud.scrollup {\ud background: url("https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/963882636?profile=original") no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;\ud bottom: 25px;\ud display: inline !important;\ud height: 40px;\ud opacity: 0.3 !important;\ud position: fixed;\ud right: 30px;\ud text-indent: -9999px;\ud width: 40px;\ud z-index: 999;\ud}\ud.scrollup:hover {\ud opacity:0.99!important;\ud}\ud \uascript type="text/javascript">\ud x$(document).ready(function(){\ud x$(window).scroll(function(){\ud if (x$(this).scrollTop() > 100) {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeIn();\ud } else {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeOut();\ud }\ud });\ud x$('.scrollup').click(function(){\ud x$("html, body").animate({ scrollTop: 0 }, 600);\ud return false;\ud });\ud });\ud \ua!-- End Scroll Up -->