Handmade Music Clubhouse

Cigar Box Guitar Headquarters - CBG HQ

Jim Kasmir
  • Ventura, CA
  • United States
Share Twitter

Jim Kasmir's Friends

  • Steve
  • legnahkra
  • Wichita Sam
  • tinyguitars
  • Gene
  • Ottie(Sky Dog)Noble
  • Ted Crocker

Jim Kasmir's Discussions

CBG GIFTS TO GODS

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ted Crocker Feb 15, 2012. 1 Reply

 HEY, EVERYONE!!!  I recently gifted one of my CBG's to Ray Wylie Hubbard and another one to David Lindley.  They loved 'em!  Soon as I figure out how to post pics, I'll post some of the guitars as…Continue

INVESTED IN SOME EQUIPMENT

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jim Kasmir Jul 21, 2011. 3 Replies

As part of my recent 50th B-Day, I splurged on some Stew Mac fretting tools. Their Japanese Hand Saw and miter box, along with some filing tools for frets. Just wondering if anyone had any…Continue

 

Jim Kasmir's Page

Latest Activity

rick harris replied to Jim Kasmir's discussion Bridge Mystery in the group Beginner Questions - ABCs
" "
May 22
Randy S. Bretz replied to Jim Kasmir's discussion Bridge Mystery in the group Beginner Questions - ABCs
May 11, 2013
Harleytodd replied to Jim Kasmir's discussion Bridge Mystery in the group Beginner Questions - ABCs
"Jim kasmir, I would love to see a pic of your rod piezo with sink drain. I have been hollowing out a wood bridge, inserting rod piezo, then brass all thread on top of piezo, but looking to do something new. Message me or whatever if you have a…"
May 11, 2013
MX1 (Tim M.) replied to Jim Kasmir's discussion Bridge Mystery in the group Beginner Questions - ABCs
"a little trick, you can place the rod in a piece of old wood ruler, the kind with the grove down the center...looks nice and works well  "
Apr 21, 2013
Randy S. Bretz replied to Jim Kasmir's discussion Bridge Mystery in the group Beginner Questions - ABCs
"brass rods...usually 1/8 " or 1/4" ....lowes and home depot carries such stock."
Apr 10, 2013
Jim Kasmir replied to Jim Kasmir's discussion Bridge Mystery in the group Beginner Questions - ABCs
"Thanks for the information, guys.  Since I started this thread about two years ago, I've been happy with placing a rod piezo over a 2.5" sink drain.  The rod piezo produces a good sound.  But I'm gonna get some of those…"
Apr 10, 2013
Hal Somervill replied to Jim Kasmir's discussion Bridge Mystery in the group Beginner Questions - ABCs
"I sometimes use a door hinge pin. They are usually 5/16" and sometimes 1/4"."
Apr 9, 2013
Jim Kasmir commented on Ted Crocker's blog post Double Trouble Progress Pics * Finished! *
"Holy Schnikees!!!!!!  Ted -- you are the Michelangelo of CBG's.  This is a marvel.  Thanks for sharing the process."
Aug 27, 2012
Jim Kasmir replied to Ted Crocker's discussion Knotlenny's ultimate best first lesson in the group CBG Playing for Dummies
"Wow!  Knotlenny is a great teacher.  This is the best 'How to Play' video about CBG's I've ever seen. "
Jul 30, 2012
Jim Kasmir left a comment for Ted Crocker
"Thanks for the Birthday Cake, Ted!  "
Apr 18, 2012
Jim Kasmir commented on Ted Crocker's blog post Double Trouble Progress Pics * Finished! *
"You are the Michaelangelo of guitar builders! Only one word: Breathtaking!"
Mar 8, 2012
Jim Kasmir posted a status
"Can anyone help with a very dumbed down lesson in installing single coil pickups into CBG's? I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks!"
Mar 5, 2012
Jim Kasmir commented on jaakko ryynanen's photo
Thumbnail

Chessmaster

"Wow!  That is great!  I loved it!  Kudos!!!!"
Mar 5, 2012
Jim Kasmir commented on william fenwick's photo
Thumbnail

299915_234004646641257_100000951697823_607575_4528719_n_002

"I like the guitar and the picture.  Is that acrylic paint?  I've been toying with painting my guitars as well.  You did a good job on the likeness.  And kudos for keeping the cigarette in, not like the the USPS which removed…"
Mar 5, 2012
Ted Crocker replied to Jim Kasmir's discussion CBG GIFTS TO GODS
"Awesome Jim!  Keep on em for vids, especially Lindley. Easy to post pics"
Feb 15, 2012
Jim Kasmir posted a discussion

CBG GIFTS TO GODS

 HEY, EVERYONE!!!  I recently gifted one of my CBG's to Ray Wylie Hubbard and another one to David Lindley.  They loved 'em!  Soon as I figure out how to post pics, I'll post some of the guitars as well as Ray and David.  Thanks to the Clubhouse for inspiration and support!  You people are the best!  Love ya!See More
Feb 15, 2012

Profile Information

Welcome to the Clubhouse! How did you hear about us?
Through Ebay Listing
What instruments are you building or playing?
3-4 string guitar/resonator

Comment Wall (6 comments)

You need to be a member of Handmade Music Clubhouse to add comments!

Join Handmade Music Clubhouse

At 1:16am on April 18, 2014, Ted Crocker said…

At 12:54am on April 18, 2013, Ted Crocker said…

At 11:24am on April 18, 2012, Ted Crocker said…

At 2:10pm on April 18, 2011, Ted Crocker said…

At 12:18am on April 7, 2011, Ted Crocker said…
Hi Jim, welcome to the Clubhouse!

The focus here is on all types of handmade instruments and music. There are lots of helpful builders and players here and lots of Groups to teach and learn. We welcome participation so don't be shy.

Have a look around, introduce yourself in My Name Is... and add yourself to the Member Map. There's an active Chat Room where you can ask questions, offer help or just talk about anything with some great folks.

Most of all Have Fun!
At 4:40pm on April 6, 2011, Ottie(Sky Dog)Noble said…
Welcome to the clubhouse Jim
 
 
 

.

Great book by Clubhouse Member David Sutton

Great book by Clubhouse Member Mike Orr

© 2014   Created by Ted Crocker.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service