tin guitars

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I am now taking orders for these unique instruments. Based around a biscuit (or similar) tin, and made with top quality timbers and components they possess a unique and highly useable voice, as well as being a decorative article and talking point. Please contact me for more information and prices.

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Unique instruments made to order

‘When I turn up the volume it’s like the tin box guitar is alive - I can feel it buzzing, it’s amazing!

People are lookin’ goin’ “All that noise comes outta that?” ‘n’ I say “Yes! It does!”’

Tim McGrath, Queensland

‘The most fun a man can have on his own!’

David Balloch, Surrey