Hey, everyone ...I'm thinking of building a (non-kit -- although the Gitty G-Bass kit does look fun) two-string cigar box bass.All of the builds and plans I've noticed run the neck through the box,…Continue
Hey, everyone,I'm just getting started with three-string open G tuning. I set my instrument (not a cigar box guitar, planning a build soon -- right now I'm experimenting with a garage sale student…Continue
I wanted to do a non-kit build for the first time (and wanted to go fairly primitive), so I mostly just grabbed stuff I had lying around.
The body is a small (about 8x5) cigar box I picked up for 50 cents at a yard sale, painted green, and decoupaged a poker hand onto.
The neck is a piece of wood I pulled off a garbage pile. The bridge…Continue