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#79 Baritone ukulele demo

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"Thank you Ted for the welcome, Im very much looking forward to participating in the chats,I recently purchased a CBG and I need all the help I can get in learning to play. regards Peter"
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Building and playing dulcimers
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5 position tone switch

"This is basically what's called a Varitone switch.  BB had one on Lucille.  I used one on the Juke Stomper.  Mine was 6 position. A real cool addition Jim!"
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5 position tone switch

"Hey Jim,  this is my first attempt with this idea.  I'm not sure what kind of tone range it will give me, but I still have 5 more open connections I can use if I want to widen the range.  It's a Grayhill brand switch…"
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"Laary, Welcome to te Club House., I see that you are in Castro Valley, Sacramento CA.."
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How did I wait so long!

Hello everyone! My name is Larry and I live in California...at least for now... I've been playing music for over 40 years and never ran across building cigar box guitars! I built a solid body 6 string back when I was in my 20s, but that was the last…See More
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The Clubhouse is a community of friends. Introduce yourself and lets get to know a little about each other.See More
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Welcome to the Clubhouse!

CBG HQ - Cigar Box Guitar Headquarters

We're making music fun again...

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We're creating cigar box guitars, diddley bows, ukes, banjos, canjos, kalimbas, mandolins, fiddles, dulcimers, washtub basses, stompers, drums, flutes and all types of instruments, noisemakers & amps in our shops, garages and on kitchen tables using everyday objects. Join the Handmade Music Clubhouse Orchestra...

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There are a lot of friendly, helpful people here happy to answer any questions and offer advice on building and playing. The Clubhouse features can be confusing, check out the Site Roadmap and FAQ section. Confused? Just ask!  Open the Jukebox in a new window, resize it, and listen to music from our members.

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    installing a magnetic pickup

    Started by Dave Steingart. Last reply by Jonesy on Sunday. 10 Replies

    Fretboard inlay dots

    Started by Jonesy. Last reply by thomas brienza May 19. 9 Replies

    wiring schematics help for my first build

    Started by Lucien . Last reply by Ted Crocker May 16. 1 Reply

    Huge Collection of Blues Jam Tracks

    Started by Ted Crocker. Last reply by Two String Bob May 5. 9 Replies

    grown men being childish

    Started by steve smith-- Dewy Dewtron. Last reply by Ted Crocker Apr 23. 2 Replies

    16 facts about Muddy Waters

    Started by Ted Crocker. Last reply by Shane Hopkins Apr 22. 1 Reply

    Wiring a humbucker to volume and tone pots

    Started by Todd Olson. Last reply by Todd Olson Apr 21. 2 Replies

    Fret Distance Measurement

    Started by Jonesy. Last reply by Jonesy Apr 10. 2 Replies

    Budget drum set?

    Started by Uku. Last reply by Kimmo N kadoogen Mar 29. 8 Replies

    Thanks Randy!

    Original hand carved art by Randy S Bretz crafted as a shopwarming gift for the new Crocker Guitars location. Randy makes awesome instruments, bone slides, noters, picks and hand carved art pieces. See more on his page.



    Handmade Music Clubhouse - Established November 20, 2009

    by Ted Crocker: Guitars & Gear

     
     
     

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    The Woman I Love.

    Posted by billy jones bluez on May 25, 2015 at 3:26pm 0 Comments

    Close-up of butt end.

    Posted by Gregory Einar Turner on March 14, 2015 at 10:54pm 0 Comments

    help

    Posted by peter cooper on March 7, 2015 at 3:35am 2 Comments

    Blueprint Completed.

    Posted by Gregory Einar Turner on March 1, 2015 at 2:00am 0 Comments

    First time build

    Posted by Brent Kasl on February 1, 2015 at 3:09pm 13 Comments

    ...live performances!

    Posted by billy jones bluez on September 24, 2014 at 12:32am 1 Comment

    pedal board obsession for CBG

    Posted by Ice Bob on August 27, 2014 at 9:11pm 5 Comments

    gdg chords and scales

    Posted by jeff weins on August 26, 2014 at 5:23pm 2 Comments

    Biscuit tin

    Posted by buzzbox on August 15, 2014 at 5:28am 1 Comment

    In The Beginning:

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