This group is for everyone who has or wants to build their own bass, either standup or other types.Here`s a great site to check out some awesome homemade stand up basses http://ebass.nl/site2/photos/See More
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If you have a real straight edge check your frets to look for a really high one. With the straight edge in place you can see if there are any high frets, check for light…"
"P.J, How tall is the string height from the fretboard? If the nut /string height is too high from the top of the fretboard it will definitely cause you to go sharp. Remember, you removed the height of the fret too so unless you dropped the string…"
Welcome to the Clubhouse! How did you hear about us?
Heard about you through the Cigar Bax Nation
What instruments are you building or playing?
Mostly I build ukuleles but the occasional electric mandolin. Am just starting to build cigar box instruments.
Mostly I play dobro and am in a four piece called Out of the Blue. We do folk, bluegrass, old country, no music is sacred, ha ha
Hi Terry, welcome to the Handmade Music Clubhouse - Cigar Box Guitar Headquarters (CBG HQ)!
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.