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Setting the right neck angle

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andy Dobbs Sep 5, 2018. 6 Replies

I’m wanting to make my CBG more playable. So I’m wondering about getting the right neck angle to accomplish this. But I don’t know how to accomplish this ! Any help from the community would help me…Continue

 

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"Great looking uke.  Looks like a rocker."
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"A Texas Truck license plate guitar."
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Andy Dobbs replied to Arthur Payne's discussion Tuning ptoblem in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Take a picture of the bridge you are using. That would help."
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Andy Dobbs replied to Arthur Payne's discussion Tuning ptoblem in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Here’s a good video to watch. https://youtu.be/Y6pE6E7iuvI"
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"I would like to learn more about using metal angle iron for CBG nuts. Any ideas"
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Andy Dobbs replied to Kurt Oravetz's discussion fret wire and fret saw thickness in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"I also got my saw from C.B. Getty. It’s has worked fine. Jim Brown is right, a mitre box is worth getting ! My slots were erratic freehand. If not a mitre box a square block of wood to keep your saw perpendicular. The less your blade is moving…"
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What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
The history and the the whole vibe of being able to be so creative in building something so personal. And repurposing everyday objects and incorporating them to my guitar. I'm hooked !'

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