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Pickup placing

Started this discussion. Last reply by Seasick Mick Sep 10, 2019. 9 Replies

What's the consensus on the placement of a single pickup on a CBG? Do most people prefer the neck,bridge or middle and why?....Continue

aluminium bobbins

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Craig May 5, 2019. 26 Replies

I want to make a few single string diddley bow pickups with sewing machine bobbins.Would it be ok to use aluminium bobbins?....Continue

personal videos

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I haven't logged on for some time due to personal circumstanced but now that I have,i can't seem to be able to see the video clips that people have uploaded.I can see the pictures but not the…Continue

Joke...

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Cieera Sep 22, 2014. 2 Replies

A friend of mine said he was going to hit me on the head with a guitar neck....I said 'is that a fret?'....Continue

 

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"I just clamp things with my fingers and stay there for a day or two...No expense at all."
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"The guy on the Punch sounds great.  Hunh.   I have to try that 2 slide thing.  Oh, the tin sandwich man is mighty fine.   Very good stuff."
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"Great CBG performance, 2 slides! & great harp playing :)"
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"Good old time blues! Loved it !"
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Seasick Mick replied to Warren Williams's discussion Is EBE tuning more tension or less? in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"EBE is less tension..."
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"Thank you.."
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I love the process of building a CBG and I love the moment when it's finished and I plug it in and....it works! I also appreciate the CBG community and the advice and support I've had over the years....A wonderful hobby/community and one i'm glad I managed to stumble across.....

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At 12:03pm on October 15, 2014, Uncle John said…

Micky, I am glad to have you for a CBN friend.    I have enjoyed your builds an photos.   I came to your page today and see you are from the London area and that you are in 34 CBN groups.  Thirty four!

At 12:26pm on January 29, 2014, Mike "Katfish" Karash said…
Hey mickey,
On burning in fret marks: I find that burning first allows the oil, then lacquer, to highlight the burn marks, and then the lacquer smooths over and protects the line. I have done it afterward, but it leaves a crusty burnt edge to the lacquer, is less protected, and is a more rustic look. That's OK, if that is what you're looking for...
At 11:52am on January 6, 2014, Dan Sleep said…

Step three: play the bejeebers out of it.

 
 
 

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