Robert Stapleton
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Should the top of the box touch the neck in a neck through design?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Wayfinder Mar 17, 2015. 5 Replies

I've read where one builder makes sure the neck going through the box does not inhibit the top from vibrating. I've heard elsewhere that a builder attaches his neck to the top of the box.Are both…Continue

Introduction and a question about neck angle

Started this discussion. Last reply by Robert Stapleton Apr 6, 2015. 36 Replies

Hi,I'm new to the community - a bass player actually - but recently bought a 3 string CBG and am loving it. Already got an amp and am using it in a few songs with a blues band.My question is this:…Continue


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At 11:05pm on March 2, 2015, Scott aka Farmer Ted said…

I saw your inquiry about builders who make 4 stringers with low action, not for slide, but for fretting notes/chords. Been a while since I made a cigar box guitar. Mostly I make solid body electric 4 string tenor guitars now. If you don't build, and are looking for one done for you, I might be interested in making one for you.

At 11:01pm on March 2, 2015, Scott aka Farmer Ted said…

Hi Robert, Thanks for the compliment, and welcome, friend request gladly accepted.


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