C. B. Gitty
Complete DIY 3-String Fretted Cigar Box Guitar Kit with Neck - includes Acoustic/Electric Pickup
Bulk discount rates
Below are the available bulk discount rates for each individual item when you purchase a certain amount
|Buy 5 - 9||and get 12% off|
|Buy 10 or above||and get 17% off|
Build what you Play, Play what you Love!
Great for new and experienced builders, this kit comes with everything necessary to build your very own 3-String Fretted Cigar Box Guitar.
Fretted neck, hardware, cigar box, complete instructions - it's all in there.
Cigar Box Guitars are a perfect example that making your own music doesn't have to be expensive or complicated.
With this kit, this beautiful and highly customizable instrument can be built using nothing but simple hand tools and a smile.
What is included in the kit?
You get all the hardware, strings, cigar box and one of our fully fretted 25-inch scale necks!
Kit contents include:
> One cigar box (styles vary)
> One set of C. B. Gitty Southbound strings, chosen specifically for cigar box guitars
> Three tuners with bushings and screws
> Six long-shank brass eyelet string ferrules
> Eight chrome box corners with screws
> Two 1-inch chrome sound hole inserts
> Floating, banjo-style bridge
> Pre-wired piezo and jack harness
> Our 26-page assembly instructions booklet
What tools do you need for the basic kit?
You will only need a saw, screwdriver and a drill. You won’t need a dedicated woodshop or expensive tools. Each kit includes a 26-page, easy to follow guide chock full of detailed photos and instructions.
We designed this kit for the beginning woodworker.
If you’re looking for an even simpler kit, check out our Pure & Simple Cigar Box Guitar Kit that you can assemble with only a screwdriver!
Are there lessons to play this once I’m done building it?
Yes...and they’re totally free!
We have an enormous and growing library of lessons and downloadable cigar box guitar song sheets in our knowledge-base, CigarBoxGuitar.com.
You'll also find the largest selection of cigar box guitar songbooks available here at C. B. Gitty.
In addition, we also have the most comprehensive and eye-catching chord charts and posters around.
With all these resources, you'll be playing your cigar box guitar in no time!