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MadGomer replied to Michael Myers's discussion Fretting for beginners in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"I'm going to try Shane's fret masking approach on my next one. I've generally finished after fretting, but it's definitely tedious to get a good result. Not hard, but very time consuming. Wondering about using wide tape to cover…"
Nov 14
Michael Myers replied to Michael Myers's discussion Fretting for beginners in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Thanks Brian, looking forward to viewing them."
Nov 14
BrianQ. replied to Michael Myers's discussion Fretting for beginners in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"You could say a thousand words, but I think a video says more? My 2 cents, hope these help :) A few…"
Nov 14
Michael Myers added a discussion to the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
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Fretting for beginners

Hi,I'm new to CBG making but I have just completed my first fretless project. For my next project I want to build a fretted version using a fingerboard which I'll then glue on to the neck. I'm looking for suggestions regarding the best order of tasks, after cutting the slots, for:1) fitting the frets2) mounting the fingerboard3) prepping and applying finishing coatsSee More
Nov 14
Michael Myers joined Shane Speal shanespeal.com's group
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Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101

This group is for discussing the basics of CBG building for newer builders - where to start, what to do, common pitfalls, tips and techniques.Keep in mind that new builders can find other great informative articles on CBG building, as well as most of the parts you'll need, over at C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply!See More
Nov 14
BrianQ. left a comment for Michael Myers
"Welcome to the nation, check out the Resources tab for build plans & play info, as well as YouTube channel of Glenn Watt & Del Puckett. Join some groups too. Here’s something for you to think…"
Nov 1
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At 11:35am on November 1, 2019, BrianQ. said…

Welcome to the nation, check out the Resources tab for build plans & play info, as well as YouTube channel of Glenn Watt & Del Puckett. Join some groups too. Here’s something for you to think about? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pmzvfyOizV8&t=29s

 
 
 

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MadGomer replied to James Pobog's discussion Questions about CBG details... in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"BrianQ is leading you down a good path. Clearance between the lid and the neck really isn't a…"
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BrianQ. replied to James Pobog's discussion Questions about CBG details... in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
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Double Trouble - Triple Threat - Fuzzy Whitener on Cigar Box Guitar

Found this recording of Fuzzy playing CBG on my computer and wanted to share. These Cigar Box Guitars are for sale at the website https://reddogguitars.com o...
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James Pobog replied to James Pobog's discussion Questions about CBG details... in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Cool. Thx."
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BrianQ. replied to James Pobog's discussion Questions about CBG details... in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"I'm saying that whether it has a pickup or not , it needs clearance between the lid? The box…"
53 minutes ago
Anthony adams commented on Dave Lynas's video
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Duke Tape

"Nice music and nice mirror effect. Thanks Dave"
54 minutes ago
Anthony adams commented on Dave Lynas's video
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The Duke of Padouk

"Your new Dog sounds very nice. Thanks Dave."
56 minutes ago
Daniel Walter replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"thank you Paul."
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James Pobog replied to James Pobog's discussion Questions about CBG details... in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Yep, a 3-string metal bridge. So, of it were to be only electric, I don't need clearance, but…"
1 hour ago
Dave Lynas commented on Dave Lynas's video
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Duke Tape

"Thanks Uncle John. I think Duke isn’t as gruff as he looks."
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Dave Lynas commented on Dave Lynas's video
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The Duke of Padouk

"Thanks Uncle John. I can’t put it down yet. It’s an easy play guit. I like sound…"
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