I decided to use the Schatten NR-2 Player National Style Biscuit Bridge Pickup. It comes with the jack already attached. So it will less work to do.
Finally. After years of hesitations, I have got this iconic instrument. A nice Stella Harmony H929. The year of 1955.
In one of my previous related posts DIY Pickup in 4 Easy Steps. I was explaining how I make the magnetic pickup from the sewing bobbin and a copper coil of a transformer. Oh, and the neodymium headphone element ofcourse. It was including the winding with the use of the ordinary drill. Well. No more […]
Since I’m not North American born there’s no wonder that I’ve never heard about Stella guitars before. It was quite a revelation for me. The guy on Youtube.com had explained it. And it’s as genius as it’s so obvious.
Few weeks ago there was some interesting discussion in the FB group “Cigar Box Guitar Builders”. Someone started it with the statement, kind of: “I don’t like the idea of using any expensive guitar parts on cigar box guitars. Because there were no expensive parts at the times when first CBGs had been created. And […]