Tag Archives: CBG

Inspiring Guitar Makers of Instagram

Golden-Era Guitar Producers of Today Sifting through the mass imagery thats Instagram you quite often stumble across guitar builders who are doing things a little different and I’ve been hunting down inspiring guitar makers of Instagram seeing as some are so damn inspiring. Some of which look forward at design and some look back for […]

rosewood regulation changes

Rosewood Regulation Changes

The guitar industry and rosewood regulation changes So I found this out the hard way when I was contacted by the US imports department regarding a guitar I had made and sent to a customer in Alabama. Apparently with little warning new rosewood regulation changes had taken effect on January 2, 2017 that called for documentation […]

The Cigar Box Guitar Blog – Whats Happenin’ with Tom & Pat

So whats new with our Cigar Box Guitar Blog: Righto so we’ve 2 new models ready release, the ‘Modeló’ and the ‘Especialé’. These two models will effectively become our entry level pre-assembled models on offer from Drummond & Hammett and will be up on our online shop within the next couple if weeks… – The ‘Modeló‘ […]

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Ready your ‘Leavin’ Trunk’ with a D&H Cigar Box Guitar Hard Case

Thee D&H shop is ready to sell you one of our new ‘Leavin’ Trunks’ – custom handmade cigar box guitar hard cases. Each is an especially fitted cigar box guitar hard case for our CBG range – rectangular in shape and looking like a gun case they come in Black or Brown faux leather with […]

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Cigar Box Guitar Electrification Explained

An little explanation of the cigar box guitar electronics and electrification we offer at Drummond & Hammett… Mini Humbucker – The ‘mini-humbucker’ is our full-cream magnetic humbucking guitar pick-up, originally created by The Epiphone Guitar Company later bough by Gibson in the 50’s. This pickup produces clearer, brighter tones than that of many standard magnetic humbucker pick-ups and being […]

Flamed Rosewood

Limited Number of Flamed Brazilian Rosewood Fretboards

…So in the depths of deepest darkest Somerset in the corner of a dusty barn we’ve managed to get our hands on some ancient brazilian-rosewood. It was so old, dusty and seasoned in fact that we had no idea until we machined-it-up what exactly we were buying. So cleaned, planed and cut into fret-board size […]