Welcome to FatFingerGuitar®. Here you will be able to explore the Bits
and Pieces that will make your Custom Cigar Box Guitar.
Each guitar is hand made and takes about a week to
complete. Special attention is given to the setup of the
fretwork so it can be played hard with no fret buzzing. Each
guitar is strung, setup, tuned and then it is played to make sure
the build and the sound is right. It uses a 500K mini pot for
Volume using a 30mm Piezo disk pickup. Tone control is an option.
The Base model has your choice of
neck is made of Poplar or Red Oak, with a Poplar fret board
sporting Walnut inlays using a 24.560“ scale. The side fret
markers are inlayed in black. The neck is hand rubbed with satin
varnish and polished with paste wax. All frets are
cut, polished, laid and leveled by hand. There is a stainless
steel ‘0’ fret. The rest of the frets are made of 18% nickel/silver
fret wire. The fret size is medium / medium. The strings are
phosphor / bronze acoustic guitar strings in .044, .034, .026
It has a
single Volume control, and
sound holes. Custom builds average about $220. All up-charges are listed with the
All shipping is $25 in the continental US only.
Just a few simple choices to designing your very own
FatFingerGuitar® cigar box guitar. Every Item is numbered,
write down your choices. Choose your.... Cigar Box, Neck Wood, Fingerboard Wood, Sound Holes, Volume Knob
& Head Stock Design. You're company logo or artwork you
create can be put on the cover of the box. Once you've figured out what you
want, Contact me via one of the methods on the Contact Page with
your choices, to place your order and I'll build it.
For completed CBG's, hit the For Sale button.
You won't be billed until you pick up your guitar at one of the markets, or
right before it ships pending your approval.