Bed Pan Guitar

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Another guitar I just made. It is an older bed pan (urinal) guitar. It ihas 6 strings and I piezo pickup. I used morado and shedua as the fret board. The fret markers are paduak. The bed pan really resonates. The bridge is purpleheart and deer antler.

-- Greg, Concordia, Mo

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#1 posted 03-21-2012 03:01 PM

Would love to hear the sound from this one.
Nice job.


-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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will delaney

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#2 posted 03-21-2012 03:07 PM

Nice!!! Just what I thought. You can’t make just one it addictive.

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Mainiac Matt

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#3 posted 03-21-2012 03:25 PM

now you just need to figure out how to incorporate a whoopie cushion inside for the “final note” :^)

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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#4 posted 03-21-2012 04:19 PM

Ha! I love it! The perfect gift for the “crappy” guitar player in your life!

-- Semper Fi

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#5 posted 03-21-2012 04:22 PM

I’ll have to “pan” this one. LOL

-- Custom furniture

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Lee Barker

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#6 posted 03-21-2012 04:25 PM

I’ve seen this done with a banjo neck, which somehow seemed more, um, appropriate.

Nice work.



-- " his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"

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#7 posted 03-21-2012 04:35 PM

Now Lee,

Don’t tell me you don’t like banjo music?

Next thing you’ll be saying bad things about bagpipes. lol


-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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#8 posted 03-21-2012 04:52 PM

What a perfect idea! The sound hole is already built into it.

I bet you get some very loud sounds out of this – really wish I could hear it.

Great job!


-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

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#9 posted 03-21-2012 05:40 PM

Great ideaan good job

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#10 posted 03-21-2012 10:33 PM

Now that’s the Sh**! lol Nice job

-- Measure twice, cut once.

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#11 posted 03-22-2012 12:07 AM

and here i thought i was gonna have to come up with some corny pun … oh hey would ya look at that i did.

Thats a pretty interesting project? Were all the materials reclaimed?

-- Its not a crack, its a casting imperfection.

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#12 posted 03-22-2012 12:06 PM

Wash your hands after you use it !

-- Glen, B.C. Canada

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#13 posted 03-22-2012 12:08 PM

All I ever heard from my 3 girls while I made it was EWWWWW, Gross Dad!!LOL

-- Greg, Concordia, Mo

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#14 posted 03-22-2012 02:02 PM

They sound great AND you can spill your beer in them with no ill effect.

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#15 posted 03-22-2012 05:42 PM

looks a little crappy to me. And shouldn’t that be a pee-iezo pickup? Thank you…I’ll be here all week…tip your server.

Really, though…looks like fun and good craftsmanship. I hope it really gets the potty started!

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