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Cigar Box 3-string electric guitar
Right Handed-Handcrafted
Unique One of a Kind
$160
• La Aroma De Cuba cigar box (Nicaragua). 6.75" x 11" x 2" box size
• Oak neck with maple fretboard
• Piezo soundboard pickup
• Phosphor Bronze/steel strings
• Open gear chrome tuners
• Corian nut
• Ebony & steel bridge (ebony is a key from a vintage pump organ)
• Chrome deco corners
• 2-1" screened sound hole covers
This guitar is about 33" long. Sounds great as straight acoustic or plug it in for a gritty sounding git.
This one has medium acoustic strings and is tuned to CGC. With the lighter strings I thought this tuning sounded the best. Other tunings work as well...Check out You Tube for all kinds of tuning and playing ideas.
My ukes and guitars are made one at a time in West Central Minnesota, and each has it's own distinct sound (strings, box size, materials, sound holes and pickups).
www.skramstadprimitives.com
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