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December 2013 Blog Posts (4)

My first amp build

I had ordered a selection of 5 cigar boxes on line. Three of them will make guitars, one was given to the wife and the last one became my first CBG amp.

I had ordered an amp kit based on the LM386 OP amp. Some assembly required..... just a bare bones kit.…


Added by Rick on December 28, 2013 at 4:49pm — 3 Comments

Bass dulcis

I have been up to my eyeballs in all kinds of stuff, so have been way out of the loop here.

My latest are some bass dulcimers, solid body, polyurethane strings and piezo pickups. Here's a little page I put up on them.


It's not exactly cigar box, but it is in the spirit. This is made from one piece of wood. Even the cover to the pickup compartment is from above the peghead.…


Added by David Beede on December 12, 2013 at 5:36pm — 2 Comments

Quality Street tin sound

Here are some notes played on Quality Street tin.



Added by bruce white on December 2, 2013 at 3:00pm — 2 Comments

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