Chris Mitchell
  • Male
  • Sunderland
  • United Kingdom
Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions (2)
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Chris Mitchell's Discussions

UPRIGHT BASS IN UK

Started this discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans Jun 12. 2 Replies

HII have just finished my first CBG at 63 (just a young lad I know) have made a decent job and its playable, I just need to get better at it.Next project is an upright BASS 1,2 0r 3 string (what’s…Continue

UPRIGHT BASS IN THE UK

Started Jun 11 0 Replies

HI,I have just completed my first CBG, and made a passable attempt, it even plays!I am getting ambitious for my next project and want to build an upright BASS.  Does anyone know of some rough plans…Continue

 

Chris Mitchell's Page

Latest Activity

Taffy Evans replied to Chris Mitchell's discussion UPRIGHT BASS IN UK
"Hi Chris and welcome. Nice clean job on your first go, and if it sounds and plays well you have a winner. The bass, if you are new to Stringed instruments I would suggest a little research on the net. What size bass? This will determine the scale…"
Jun 12
Paul Craig replied to Chris Mitchell's discussion UPRIGHT BASS IN UK
"Hi Chris, there's a set of plans for a 2x4 Bass build on this site( may be in The Essential Pages at top right of the page). The plans didn't show a floor stand, but there's a couple of build pics by others that show a floor stand.…"
Jun 12
Keith Rearick liked Chris Mitchell's discussion UPRIGHT BASS IN UK
Jun 11
Chris Mitchell posted discussions
Jun 11
Chris Mitchell is now a member of Cigar Box Nation
Jun 12, 2018

Profile Information

How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
Google
How many instruments have you built so far?
2
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
Fun to build
Fun to play
Easy to play - well sort of
Social instrument

Comment Wall

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

Join Cigar Box Nation

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

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

Looking for Builders and Players in Florida!

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Fests and Concerts: Organizing and Promoting. Last reply by the anonymous pick 6 hours ago. 9 Replies

Secret codes?

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner on Monday. 21 Replies

Mini Documentary: Henry Dervaric's Cigar Box Guitars [Dandelion TV]

Started by Shane Speal shanespeal.com in Feature Articles. Last reply by GARAGE HERMIT on Sunday. 4 Replies

Zero fret/nut idea

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Tom T on Sunday. 6 Replies

Rescued ss can.

Started by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner on Saturday. 8 Replies

Box fiddle #1

Started by Gervase Gallant in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner on Saturday. 5 Replies

Building Advice

Started by Jonathan Buttazoni in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans on Friday. 2 Replies

Latest Activity

Daniel Walter posted a status
"Sorry folks....in the posting mode.....keeping me from working on my build. jeez."
1 hour ago
Daniel Walter posted photos
1 hour ago
Chris Sturhann replied to Chris Sturhann's discussion Pickup Placement on High G Ukulele in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Thanks, Christopher. I know a lot people who play low G. There are a lot of advantages to it,…"
1 hour ago
Daniel Walter commented on Daniel Walter's photo
Thumbnail

scary fun.

"progress UJ. third sound hole."
1 hour ago
Andries D. EKER commented on Daniel Walter's photo
1 hour ago
Andries D. EKER left a comment for Dave Lynas
"it seems like the most logical place to put em! you dont agree? see your workspace is getting…"
1 hour ago
Andries D. EKER left a comment for Keith Rearick
"Thanks for all the likes on the Owl pictures there Keith appriciated !"
1 hour ago
Andries D. EKER left a comment for T-Gripped
"Thanks T Glad you liked it ! will do sound  sample soon ! thanks for the kind comments !…"
1 hour ago
Andries D. EKER commented on Dar Stellabotta's video
Thumbnail

First 6 string cigar box guitar build

"Nice build Dar , looking rockready!,good to have a supporting famely! but geeezz you can do that on…"
1 hour ago
Christopher G Daniels replied to Chris Sturhann's discussion Pickup Placement on High G Ukulele in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Sorry I'm going to be wet blanket here, but the disc piezos are just not sensitive for the…"
1 hour ago
Daniel Walter commented on the anonymous pick's photo
Thumbnail

SWAMP WITCH GUITARS BECAUSE

"does that have 4-80 air conditioning?"
2 hours ago
Daniel Walter commented on Dave Lynas's photo
2 hours ago

Music

Loading…

© 2019   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 -->