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Aroma de C. 3 String Cigar Box Guitar Kit

Product Description

My best selling kit...now offered with a beautiful traditional genuine Nicaraguan cigar box. Everything you need to make your own 3 string cigar box guitar. All you need to add is some wood glue and materials for putting a finish on the neck. Everything else is included, and you only need a few basic tools to make your very own instrument. Comes with clear and simple step by step illustrated instructions.

It comes with a slotted fretboard, frets and a single coil electric pickup.

Included in the kit are: yellow polar neck blank and heel lamination blank - the headstock is already shaped to take the tuners. Open back Van Gent machineheads, bushings and screws.

Walnut fingerboard, already pre-slotted. Fretwire (high quality Van Gent, (made in the EU)

Internal fixing blocks. Walnut floating bridge with fretwire saddle and string spacing slots. Machine screw nut. Aluminium rivet string ferrules. Retaining screw and bushing. Screws for neck fixing and string guide.

Single coil electric pickup, "TTS" volume  control, cream or black (subject to availability) Chickenhead control knobs. 1/4" Neutrik jack socket. Set of Zilpha Newtone hexcore custom gauge nickle strings and illustrated instructions.

The parts are the same top-notch quality as I use on my regular cigar box guitars.  The fretboard is pre-slotted, so your first venture into making a fretted guitar is made easy - all the hard work of measuring and slotting the fretboard is done for you (I slot my fretboards on a custom table saw rig using a CNC cut fret template for superb accuracy).

(Please note despite the name "Aroma de Cuba", the boxes are NOT Cuban, but are made in Nicaragua)

 

£85.00
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Due to the on going Coronavirus pandemic please be aware that shipping and delivery services may be affected or limited. Unfortunately we have had to remove some Hermes and UPS delivery options from our list of couriers due to their closure of parcel pickups and drop offs. We are trying our best to carry on as normal but please be aware there may be delays.

We will also be reducing the number of post drop offs and collections to twice a week to reduce the risk to both ourselves and our couriers.

Please note we are a small family business not Amazon, and that whilst we aim to pick, quality check and pack all orders within two working days, due to limited man power and time, orders may be delayed a little at busy times and weekends. Orders placed on Friday will not be packed until the following Monday to be sent out either on Monday or to be collected by our couriers on Tuesday. Please bear with us, we try to do our best!

Delivery times for orders are from the time of dispatch, not from the time of order placement. The time given for shipping is an estimate and not a guarantee.

You will receive an email from us once your order has been dispatched (this email will sometimes be sent to your spam folder). You may also receive an email from the courier with any updates on your order delivery time. If you have provided a phone number with your order you may also receive this information by message.  

If your order is for a present/gift or needs to arrive on a select date please let us know in the note option during checkout or through a follow up email. 

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If you are ordering outside the UK please take note the currency in use is £ (pound sterling).


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If you have any questions about our shipping or about your order please send us an email and we will see what we can do to help. 

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