Tambourine with jangles removed inserted into a large cookie tin. Mahogany neck with maple center stripe. Magpie is an old fiddle tune in the key of G

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Comment by Jim Morris on May 6, 2019 at 5:53pm

Thanks J. Mighty good to hear from you.

Comment by J.Rob on May 6, 2019 at 4:50pm

Still DaMan!

Comment by Jim Morris on April 30, 2019 at 10:28am

That looks great Tom! 

Comment by Tom Hoglund on April 28, 2019 at 1:36pm

I had the same idea although without the tambourine 

Comment by Jim Morris on April 27, 2019 at 5:20pm

Thank you Peggy. I cut the bottom out of the tin so the tambourine would be a tight fit and then secured it with a couple of screws. I was lucky to have a tin that was pretty close to the 10' diameter of the tambourine.

Comment by Jim Morris on April 27, 2019 at 5:18pm

Thank you Mad Gomer.

Comment by Jim Morris on April 27, 2019 at 5:18pm

Thanks Paul.

Comment by Jim Morris on April 27, 2019 at 5:17pm

Thanks Rough Cut. I think the type of wood in the neck does affect the tone. Walnut would most likely had a similar sound and maple a bit more trebley. The tambourine I used was a good quality one and I think that helped with the over all sound too. Sure, message me with any questions.

Comment by PEGGY TRAMBLE on April 27, 2019 at 4:55pm

That is awesome....would like to see the plans for the cookie tin and how the head was attached.   It sounds great and the musician plays excellent.  

Comment by MadGomer on April 27, 2019 at 3:43pm

Awesome build, and playing!

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