My sister gave me a CB Gitty Tin Pan Alley kit for xmas. I added a slideshow of the build process towards the end.

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Comment by Greg Tiffany on January 14, 2019 at 1:12pm

Great video!

Comment by the anonymous pick on January 13, 2019 at 9:48pm

:-D

Comment by Richard Sundberg on January 13, 2019 at 10:58am

Nice paint job! The guitar turned out great, nice playing and video! Your pretty good at tutorial!

Comment by Uncle John on January 12, 2019 at 6:53pm

It is a beauty and the acoustic sound is impressively good.  Hey, good playing too.  Obviously, you've been playing a good long while.   

A nice bonus with a fretted GDG guitar and useable string height like you have is that you can also tune it ADF# for an open D.   Then you can slide it and or have easy two fingered chords for the G and A chords.  G would be fretting 11 and 32.     A would be fretting 11 and 22.   One finger Bm (and boogie note) at 31. 

Comment by Andries D. EKER on January 12, 2019 at 6:49pm

You got the Fever Man !

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