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Resonators in all shapes, sizes & materials

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Latest Activity: May 11, 2017

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First Resonator Build.......

Started by Tom Temple. Last reply by Tom Temple Jun 20, 2016. 7 Replies

After building a number of three and four string CBGs, I decided to take on a big challenge and design and build a six-string resonator.…Continue


Started by Jord Mosselman. Last reply by Jord Mosselman Mar 20, 2015. 4 Replies

My resonator guitar is ready as of today.I believe, a fine addition to this group.Finished the top nut today and strung her up.Believe me, she sounds great! My neighbours are already complainig that…Continue

3 string resonator

Started by Jord Mosselman. Last reply by Jord Mosselman Mar 15, 2015. 2 Replies

Hello People,A post from a new guy on the Block.Started just after xmas last year my very first build of an 3 string guitar.It was my plan to make a wood-top guitar, but evolved rapidly towards…Continue

reso uke

Started by Mal Chilvers. Last reply by Robert De Haemers Apr 9, 2013. 5 Replies

Morning folks,I am building a reso ukulele,not with a cigar box but with a craft box off e bay.I have been told the box will need beefing up, it will have a bolt on neck.what thickness should the…Continue

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Comment by Ted Crocker on December 16, 2009 at 6:18pm
One using a floor drain as the cone & cover plate

Comment by surffrogg on December 15, 2009 at 3:19am
just a simpl pait can lid reso d bow but its fot tone

Comment by Ted Crocker on December 15, 2009 at 2:31am
OK, I'll start. Here's an old reso with a stainless steel dog bowl cone and a stove drip pan coverplate.

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