Handmade Music Clubhouse

Cigar Box Guitar Headquarters - CBG HQ

I built a CBG,.. . it's a steel slide with dual electrical pick ups,. a MIC and a PEIZO with a switch for ether or pick up, and a tone pot,. I built over about two weeks and just strung it tonight,...

[IMG]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v231/ElChoppahead/Cigar%20Box%20V...[/img]

everything on this is 100% one off built,. it rings out not to bad on acoustic mode, have to finish the wires in a day or two,...

[IMG]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v231/ElChoppahead/Cigar%20Box%20V...[/img]

the resonator (chrome dish in sound well) is a 7 inch stainless pot lid from the kitchen,. the brass parts I had cut at a jet-shop,..

[IMG]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v231/ElChoppahead/Cigar%20Box%20V...[/img]

[IMG]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v231/ElChoppahead/Cigar%20Box%20V...[/img]

thought I'd share something different on P-Shop tonight,... this is one of two I'm building,...

[IMG]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v231/ElChoppahead/Cigar%20Box%20V...[/img]

how  red neck am I..?  :rofl:,. I even made a custom steel slide out of mechanical tools HAHAHAHA!

[IMG]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v231/ElChoppahead/Cigar%20Box%20V...[/img]

[IMG]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v231/ElChoppahead/Cigar%20Box%20V...[/img]

Views: 135

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Great build Chop, awesome for a first.

When you compose the post there's a little camera icon at the top of the message window. Click it and paste the pic link there and the photos will appear in the post. Here's a few folks:

oh thanks for the hook up Mr. Ted!,... I noticed the hot-link don't work worth poop! LOL!
That's some MEAN lookin' mojo you've got workin' there! Can't wait to hear it sing!
This is your "first" build? C'mon, man. There's supposed to be mistakes and stuff. Seriously, that's a beauty piece.
oh it has a mistake or two,... I just mask it well HEHEHEE


Larry McInnes said:
This is your "first" build? C'mon, man. There's supposed to be mistakes and stuff. Seriously, that's a beauty piece.
Very cool, I bet it will sound nice and raunchy.
what an awesome 1st build! you just raised the bar real high for your next build(s)
the phrase "HERE!,. HOLD MY BEER AND WATCH THIS",. comes to mind for the next one HAHAHAHA!!

c# merle said:
what an awesome 1st build! you just raised the bar real high for your next build(s)

Reply to Discussion

RSS

© 2021   Created by Ted Crocker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service