cigar box guitars

Since 2009 • Quality sound • Fast delivery • Guaranteed

Looking for that authentic blues sound?

Then a handmade McTrustry Cigar Box Guitar is for you!

Cigar box guitars are a creative and authentic way to return to the roots of guitar music whether you’re a beginner or an experienced guitarist.

Smokestack Lightnin'!

Smokestack Lightnin’!

I am currently not doing any custom builds. 

But enquirys are welcome.

  • Gift certificates are available if you’re not sure which cigar box guitar to buy for your friend or family member.
  • Each McTrustry cigar box guitar is a personal work of art, a musical instrument with its own distinctive sound that lets you express your individual musical style.

Look out for Nigel & his band!
Nigel McTrustry & The Hound Dogs are Loose!


High Energy Blues & Rock ‘n’ Roll !


Nigel loves playing and building CBGs. Check out this vid below:

 the cigar box guitar blues:


Live at Mitchell Creek Rock n Blues Festival:

McTrustry Cigar Box Guitars. Since 2009.


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"I received the guitar. It’s a great little instrument – well made. It sounds really good through a little grunge amp that I have" Read more...