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First (Incredibly) successful Cigar Box Guitar

Started this discussion. Last reply by Korrigan Mar 17, 2018. 5 Replies

I recently came into possession of some good supplies to make the perfect cigar box guitar including an old record, an antique yardstick, and a nice piece of flamed maple, sadly I didn't take…Continue

 

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"Hard to pick my fave. I like those lop sided head stocks. I like the yard sticks and all the sound holes. That git on the left wins for me."
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"Look at all those soldiers lined up! They look great. Yardstick fretboard are a favorite of mine. You are on it Sam!"
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Frank Proffitt style banjo

"How did you cut the Coffee tin for the tone ring?  I've been wanting to build one of these and that's the part I can't figure out"
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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
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The freedom to create an instrument that is completely unique and nontraditional, is a wonderful and all inclusive activity, that I greatly enjoy.

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