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Plain plywood box for making your cigar box guitar

Plain box

£15.00

Plain box, perfect as a starting point for making your cigar box guitar. All birch plywood, 3mm top and back, 9mm sides. Brassed hinges with a sprung clasp. Custom made in the UK to our specifications. Ideal for building any range of cigar box guitar from a simple piezo pickup to twin humbuckers. Great for painting, staining, woodburning or an a...


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Repro vintage cigar box - BACK IN STOCK!!!

Repro vintage cigar box - BACK IN STOCK!!!

£17.00

Plain box supplied with quality printed labels, perfect as a starting point for making your cigar box guitar. All birch plywood, 3mm top and back, 9mm sides. Brassed hinges with a sprung clasp. These are a nice size and once built up provide really good acoustic resonance - they can make up into a surprisingly loud guitar. The labels are re-pri...


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