Hi, my name is John McNair. This is a website about Homemade guitars, Cigar box & 3 string guitars, Cookie tin banjos, and all things made by people like yourself who have decided building and playing homemade instruments is so much more rewarding than buying "name" brand guitars.

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Andrew Stones' handmade Instruments

Here is a matching set of 4 really beautiful cigar box instruments made by Andrew Stone.

I would love one! The shorter scale length ( or longer Uke scale length in this case) is perfect for backpacking, camping or a day at the park!