Hi guys,
Here is my latest build on offer, The Chestnut Mare, 3-String, through neck, Cigar Box Guitar

This Cigar Box Guitar has a Montecristo box, a Red Grandis, one piece, hardwood neck, with 3-strings, 23 frets, Mother of Pearl, top fret mark inlays, a bone nut and bridge, double Piezo pickup with volume control, antique looking grommets and box corners, a hand made brass tail piece and strap button, both aged.

To read a post and watch a video about this build, please follow the link: http://www.stumblecol.com/demo-the-chestnut-mare-3-string-cigar-box-guitar/
Price: £160.00

price includes £10 Mainland UK Shipping

Before you think about buying this Home Made Instrument,

Please read the statement below!

 

MISSION STATEMENT

With all of my Home Made Instruments I am using Recycled/Reclaimed Materials where ever I can. Some of the Boxes, Timber and Materials that I use may show signs of Wear and Tear, this is natural. Some Instruments are deliberately aged or distressed, this is the way that they are meant to be and not a fault in the build. If you wish to buy an Instrument that is immaculate and appears to have been built by a machine, this is NOT the Instrument for you. Please buy a factory built guitar!

WHY BUY MY CIGAR BOX GUITARS ?

If on the other hand, you wish to own a One Off, Hand Built Instrument with a Unique Look, Feel and Sound, you have come to the right place. My Instruments are robust, they are built to be Reliable, Hard Working Gigging Instruments, not just ornaments to hang on the wall. I have CBG`s that I have built and Gigged 100`s of time, over the last few years and they still stay in tune and play/work well.

IS ONE OF MY BUILDS RIGHT FOR YOU ?

Most of my Instruments are in Open Tunings and are designed for playing Slide Guitar, with an Action low enough to easily play with your fingers for at least the first 7 Frets, but still high enough for Slide Playing. If you wish to play exclusively with your fingers, you may find the action a little high, you could ask me to custom build you something or look at buying a Cigar Box Strum Stick or Dulcimer from somewhere else.

CUSTOM BUILDS

If you are looking to buy an Instrument that you have not seen here on this site, please send me an email, if I can, I will build it for you.

GUARANTEE

All of my Instruments are guaranteed, if you are unhappy with it, I want to know about it, and if it develops a fault, I will happily repair it, not if you drop it down the stairs, but say, if the Electrics pack up. If you do drop it down the stairs, I may be able to fix it, for a price though!

SHIPPING

All prices include UK Main Land shipping, if you are outside the UK, please message me and I will find out the price, to deliver to your location. I am happy for you to arrange with me to collect it, the price will then be £10 less, if this is the case, again please message me.

Many Thanks,

StumbleCol

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StumbleCol Live Session Nov 18

by Col on December 12, 2018

Hi guys,
Here are some videos for ya, 4 clips, 4 original StumbleCol songs, recorded in November 2018.
All played on my 6-string, wine box, dog bowl, resonator guitar, I call this build the Cadillac, it is tuned to a low, open C.

The first song is Voodoo Rhythm, which was recorded and released on the first StumbleCol album “Smotbots Room”, released in 2010.

Song two is “Live until I Die” a story of how you have to pay for a hard life style.

Third song is “When I win the Lottery” It is a working class dream.

Song four from this session is “Nothing Is Written In Stone” A song about how life is in constant motion.

If you enjoyed these clips, please share on the net for me.

Many Thanks,
Stumble On,
Col

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StumbleCol TV Show No. 4

March 18, 2018

Hey people, Here is show number 4 If you enjoyed this post, please share it for me. Many Thanks, Stumble On, Col

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StumbleCol TV Show Episode 3

March 3, 2018

Hey people, Here today episode 3 of my TV. If you enjoyed this post, please share it for me. Many Thanks, Stumble On, Col

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StumbleCol Cigar Box Guitar Television Show first episode

February 3, 2018

Hi guys, Here it is the first ever episode of the StumbleCol Cigar Box Guitar Television show. next show is Friday 9th Feb, 6pm GMT: https://www.facebook.com/stumblecol Please share this post for me, Many Thanks, Stumble On, Col

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StumbleCol Cigar Box Guitar Television

February 1, 2018

Hi guys, I am back after a bit of a break with news of my next endeavour, my own Cigar Box Television show. Every Friday night, 6pm-6.30pm GMT on facebook live, just follow the link at 6pm Friday`s: https://www.facebook.com/stumblecol If you miss the show don`t worry, I will be uploading and sharing it each week. […]

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Demo-The Pollock-Lefty-R N R Demon-3-String Cigar Box Guitar

November 13, 2017

Hey people, I have a new build is show you today, The Pollock-Lefty-Rock`N`Roll Demon-3-String, through neck, Cigar Box Guitar. I really enjoyed building this guitar, can`t remember the last time I enjoyed a build this much, sometimes things just fall into place perfectly, sounds great too! This build is a commission and is left handed, […]

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Demo-The Chestnut Mare, 3 String Cigar Box Guitar

October 26, 2017

Hey people, How you doin`? Today a new build to show you. This Cigar Box Guitar has a Montecristo box, a Red Grandis, one piece, hardwood neck, with 3-strings, 23 frets, Mother of Pearl, top fret mark inlays, a bone nut and bridge, double Piezo pickup with volume control, antique looking grommets and box corners, […]

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StumbleCol-Romsey Boys-Live-Mill Road TV

October 7, 2017

Hi guys, Here today a look at a video released by Mill Road TV, featuring my song Romsey Boys and scenes from the streets of Romsey, my life long home. If you enjoyed this post, please share it for me. Many thanks, Stumble On, Col

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