Pink Panther Cigar Box Guitar (CBG)

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Project by solardave posted 10-30-2012 12:19 PM 2889 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this little thing for fun. It’s a companion to my Pink Panther dulcimer. Red oak neck with carved headstock. Rocky Patel cigar box. 22 jumbo frets. Twin stacked 20mm piezo disc pickup. Bone nut & bridge. Paw print soundholes. Low fast action. It plays as good as it looks.

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#1 posted 10-30-2012 01:47 PM

Almost sounds overbuilt for a cigar box guitar, but as long as you enjoy it and it makes good music, what more
can you ask for. Thank you for sharing, and do I hear that Pink Panther overture in the background?

-- As ever, Gus-the 80 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#2 posted 10-30-2012 03:21 PM

Cool ,crazy and fun, nice job.


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#3 posted 10-30-2012 05:05 PM

Love it. Great work!

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#4 posted 10-31-2012 03:58 AM

Sweet ! A potential Daily Top 3 for sure !

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