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Ted Crocker's Blog

Florida shop 3 - before

Posted on April 13, 2014 at 10:00pm 13 Comments

Building the Newgrange CBG

Posted on January 25, 2013 at 8:00pm 11 Comments

The Coalhouse Project - Part 2

Posted on September 24, 2012 at 8:30pm 19 Comments

The Coalhouse Project

Posted on September 15, 2012 at 9:30pm 14 Comments

Building the Back Porch'r

Posted on February 16, 2012 at 10:30pm 1 Comment

Building the Armageddon Flux Guitar

Posted on January 12, 2012 at 11:00pm 1 Comment

Building the Goose Lap Steel Guitar

Posted on January 8, 2012 at 1:00pm 12 Comments

Building the Delta Box CBG

Posted on October 13, 2011 at 10:00pm 5 Comments

Bojangles

Posted on August 16, 2010 at 10:30pm 9 Comments

Building the Gris-Gris Guitar

Posted on August 1, 2010 at 6:30pm 32 Comments

Building the Hitchhiker Guitar

Posted on July 30, 2010 at 2:30pm 23 Comments

Building the Hot Rod Guitar

Posted on May 22, 2010 at 7:30pm 77 Comments

Building the La Flor CBG

Posted on May 15, 2010 at 11:30pm 2 Comments

Building the Honey Dripper Movie Guitar

Posted on February 18, 2010 at 12:00pm 6 Comments

Ted Crocker's Discussions

After over a thousand instruments, I still screw up

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ted Smith Jun 8, 2017. 7 Replies

16 facts about Muddy Waters

Started this discussion. Last reply by Shane Hopkins Apr 22, 2015. 1 Reply

An evening with Seasick Steve

Started this discussion. Last reply by Wichita Sam Apr 28, 2014. 2 Replies

Harpo Marx - Broken piano, no problem!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ragtimelil Jan 28, 2014. 3 Replies

Hey, Did You Know Bob Dylan Is A Steampunk Metalworker?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ted Crocker Nov 22, 2013. 3 Replies

Roert Plant and his gas can guitar

Started this discussion. Last reply by Martin Newbery Oct 25, 2013. 2 Replies

Chickenbone John on Pawn Stars UK TV

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joseph Bento Oct 8, 2013. 3 Replies

 

Ted Crocker: Guitars & Gear

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Welcome to Ted's Mad Scientist Laboratory

I'm a luthier and inventor of weird instruments, pickups, mics, stompers and other gear for musicians, luthiers & CBG builders. I enjoy helping people build and repair their own instruments. I can make a custom guitar or pickup or other gear for you.

Visit TedCrocker.com to learn more.

See my interview in Modern Guitars Magazine!

Check out my Facebook page, MySpace page and Cigar Box Guitar Headquarters (CBG HQ)

Keith Urban playing his Crocker Honey Dripper guitar in concert!  

No band, just Keith and his Crocker...

Want one of your own?

From email with Keith:

"Ted, I looked on your web site and just fell in love with this guitar...  Can’t remember for the life of me how I stumbled upon the Honey Dripper but serendipity is a splendid thing.  Guitars like yours keep me connected with the basics, the simplicity, the earthiness and undeniable sexiness that is the electric guitar.  Yes, I have had a good play on the Honeydripper and it’s certainly got some serious mojo. I love it.  Cheers for now brother."

Some of my weird creations:

Custom Pickups:

More Custom Pickups

 

 

Ask me about my hand crafted gear for builders or visit my eBay store to see everything currently available. I can customize anything you need, just ask!


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At 1:55pm on June 18, 2018, Jeff Vaught said…
Thanks ol pal!
At 1:22pm on June 14, 2018, Harrison Withers said…
Thanks ted!
At 5:03pm on June 13, 2018, Thomas (Doc) said…

Hope your all well over there and thanks for the reminder lol

At 3:26pm on June 10, 2018, Elmar Zeilhofer said…

Thanks for the birthday wishes 

At 3:59pm on June 2, 2018, Robert Stapleton said…

Thanks, Ted!

At 10:35am on May 29, 2018, Christopher Wittmann said…

thanks 

At 12:52pm on May 16, 2018, Curtis Teate said…
Thanks for the birthday wishes
At 7:18am on May 16, 2018, Chuck Mallory said…

Thanks for the Birthday Greeting!

At 10:48am on May 11, 2018, PRUNIER said…
Thank you Ted
At 8:25am on May 10, 2018, Ken Dennison said…

Thank you Ted!

At 2:12am on May 5, 2018, Nick Brooks said…

Thankee kindly, Ted!

At 2:25am on May 3, 2018, John H. Maw said…

Thanks very much Ted.

At 2:36pm on May 1, 2018, Luke said…

Thanx Ted

Much appreciated & Thanx for all the cool advise & Great Pickups I purchased.

So glad your better. Hope you will improve more daily

Aurevoir

Luke Lorgé

At 8:35am on April 28, 2018, Kevin "Raven" Bush said…

Thank You

At 7:26am on April 24, 2018, mark Bellamy said…

thanks it was a great day

At 7:27pm on April 21, 2018, Gary Stenzel said…

Thanks for the birthday wishes Ted!

At 7:46am on April 16, 2018, Nick Brooks said…

Hi Ted, thanks for adding me!

Nick

At 2:23pm on April 14, 2018, Mark Brock said…

Ted, thanks for friending me. This making cbg’s, cbb’s and cantos is more of a hobby than a business. I enjoy what I build and making one unique guitar at a time. 

At 2:14pm on April 14, 2018, Mark Brock said…

Ted, thanks for friending me. This making cbg’s, cbb’s and cantos is more of a hobby than a business. I enjoy what I build and making one unique guitar at a time. 

At 12:48pm on April 11, 2018, Sarah Wojcik said…

Thank you ☺️

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Ted Crocker replied to Wayfinder's discussion Silverware Singer Hybrid Box Guitar
"Real nice to see & hear the details of the build.  Thanks"
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Silverware Singer

"S W E E E E T !"
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Valvecaster retro pedal build

"Tom this is freaking awesome!!!!!"
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how I built a plywood case for a ukulele

"Very cool!  Awesome music too!"
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Crocker Boss 302

"Thanks Mucho Ted!"
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My take on King Crimson

"This is insane Randy, great job!!"
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Ted Crocker replied to Ted Crocker's discussion WARNING -don't watch these vids if you ever think you'll be a guitar player. Derek Trucks at 13 & 12 & 11 years old - plus more growing up
"My Hero!   It's interesting to watch him from 11 years old to now and realize he had all the talent and licks at 11!   Thanks Uncle Duane!!!  I try to play like Derek & Duane but I don't really come close... But at…"
May 22
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"Thanks for the birthday wishes"
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"Thanks for the Birthday Greeting!"
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Black Rocker CBG

"I'm in the middle of creating 3 of these, but all black hardware.  A black brass sound hole cover lower right. Anyone interested??  Make an offer!!  There's a vid of Dylan playing one somewhere..."
May 12
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