Hi, this is a website about Homemade guitars, Cigar box guitars, 3 and 4 string guitars, Cookie tin banjos, and the history of hand made and homemade musical instruments from around the world.

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Tasmanian made 4 string

There is many builders of great homemade instruments Down Under these days, here is a super cool example of a galvanized steel guitar from Tasmania.

Bet you have never seen one of these before!

Check out that homemade pickup, now that is off the charts radical! I would love to watch the maker build this, there is lots to learn here, study the photos and try yourself, this instrument is a trendsetter!