Monthly Archives: April 2017

Tuners

Something┬ámost builders forget to keep in stock is tuners with an assortment of shaft lengths. I was caught in this situation on my last build and it brought things to a halt pretty quickly. I was not in a position … Continue reading

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Ashton CBG #2

I decided to use some more exotic wood for the Ashton CBG build. I had picked up some Zebra wood that had some awesome grain structure and figured it wood make some killer cigar box guitar necks. I will post … Continue reading

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Ashton CBG

Here is some photo’s from my latest cigar box guitar build the Ashton CBG. I like these cigar boxes because they have a nice finish and the thickness and quality of wood is stellar, which makes for an awesome sounding … Continue reading

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Drill Bit Gauge

I should have included a drill bit gauge in the last post. It is in my opinion a drill bit gauge is another must have piece of equipment that makes your life so much easier. I am always reaching for … Continue reading

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Drill Index

I was making a couple custom amps this last weekend and realized how much I rely on my drill index. It is like the one pictured above and has both metric and imperial sizes. I find this to be most … Continue reading

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