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Started this discussion. Last reply by Rose Ericson Sep 25, 2019. 6 Replies

I’m a pretty primitive builder as far as it goes. Frets made of super glued toothpicks, string of several gauges of fishing line.  I don’t do it because I’m good at it, I do it because it is fun. I…Continue

 

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Ghostbuttons commented on BrianQ.'s photo
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"BrianQ you’re spot on about toothpick fretting. I’ve built several ukes with toothpick frets and have oversanded to the point of uselessness.  Look forward to seeing more of this one."
Nov 16, 2019
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"Yup. Kids should like these!"
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"Nice! I have that Crayola tin in my junk drawer, hmmm? Yea poorness, I got my son involved with a diddley bo when he was in 4th grade, he plays guitar, uke & piano now?"
Sep 30, 2019
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"Nice profile :)"
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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
Saw notice for local meeting. Attended. Members directed me to CBN
How many instruments have you built so far?
2 many
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
It’s a chance to get to know the challenge of making an instrument and understanding the process of making music with the occasional success

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