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String size in relation to the note it plays

I'm clueless when it comes to tuning and playing. I hope this doesn't sound like a really dumb question. If I buy strings that say GDG can…

Started by Chuck Bouwens

2 Apr 22, 2020
Reply by Chuck Bouwens

Wiring diagram

Just received in the mail from Gitty a Chrome Pre-wired pickup Selector with Volume, tone and three way switch.  It's going to be in my lat…

Started by Chuck Bouwens

7 Feb 13, 2020
Reply by Wayfinder

Low string

I'm up to my 10th CBG, I've been satisfied with the results for the most part. I seem to be having a problem tuning the low string. I've br…

Started by Chuck Bouwens

11 Feb 4, 2020
Reply by Wayfinder

3D virtual tour of David Gilmour instrument auction at Christies.

Click & drag to move around the rooms, scroll to zoom and hover to get a description and estimated price of the instrument.   https://…

Started by Ted Crocker

2 Jan 1, 2020
Reply by Ted Crocker

Abby Retires: Legendary pickup winder Abigail Ybarro retires after 57 years

from various sources - compiled/edited by Ted Crocker ---------------------------- Legendary pickup winder Abigail Ybarro retires after 57…

Started by Ted Crocker

8 Dec 28, 2019
Reply by Ted Crocker

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

13, I wonder what signatures are on his SG? And 12 years old - Statesboro Blues 11th birthday 31 years old

Started by Ted Crocker

11 Dec 28, 2019
Reply by Ted Crocker

The AWESOME video demo of the Hot Rod guitar which I posted the Builder Blog below

Started by Ted Crocker

1 Dec 27, 2019
Reply by Ted Crocker

Been gone a while need some inspiration

Have this old 6cyl valve cover that’s been hanging in my shop for several years.  Thought about a lap steel but measurements make me think…

Started by Greg Bement

6 Oct 29, 2019
Reply by james pobog

Suggestions needed...

Gluing up a build, and it needs planing to thickness. Don't have a planer. Ideas about where I can go and have it run through a shops machi…

Started by james pobog

6 Oct 27, 2019
Reply by james pobog

How Do You Record Your Music?

i was just curious as to how ya'all record your homemade instruments. i'm new here and as i'm looking at at various discussions and threads…

Started by Cigarbox Slim

3 Oct 5, 2019
Reply by Tom Temple


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