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Meinl MYO-CAJ Make Your Own Cajon Kit

Brand: Meinl


Item: #204490
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One of the most popular percussion instruments today is the Cajon and now with the new MEINL Cajon Kit you can build your own. The kit comes with all the parts and a list of the materials and tools you need. The instructions will guide you through this fun project and at the end you will be able to customize the finish of the instrument by adding oil, a lacquer, wax, or paint it with an entirely unique design.

Package Includes
1 x assembly instructions in 7 languages
2 x side panels
1 x base panel
1 x top panel
1 x rear panel
1 x playing surface (with MEINL logo)
2 x side battens
1 x base & 1 x top batten
1 x securing batten for the snare
1 x snare
4 x rubber feet
15 x screws 3 x 20 mm (for playing surface)
4 x screws 4 x 15 mm (for rubber feet)
2 x screws 3 x 12 mm (for snare)
Tools required:
Wood glue
4 x screw clamps 600 mm or 2 x belt clamps
2 to 6 x small screw clamps, or alternatively glue clamps
Cordless screwdriver, drill or hand drill
Wood drill bits 3 mm and 10 mm
Cross-head screwdriver


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Type of wood?
A shopper on Nov 9, 2013
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Can you sit on this product?
A shopper on Apr 6, 2016
Best Answer: Yes; the finished product is a full functioning cajon.
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What are the dimensions of the finished product?
Connie T on May 3, 2013
Best Answer: Once assembled, this cajon measures 11 3/4" w 12 1/4" d & 17 3/4" h.
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Hello, do you have shipping to Russia?
Andrey S on Feb 10, 2013
Best Answer: For questions about international shipping, please email us at
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can the snare be turned off?
A shopper on Aug 22, 2014
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