Guitar Parts & Pickups
Guitars can lead a rough life and replacement parts can bring your axe to like new condition. But did you know that you can also change components to achieve different sounds? The options are endless!
HipshotHipshot is a manufacturer of guitar and bass hardware, from bridges to tuning machines and more.
Bridge - Hipshot, 4 String KickAss™, for BassAt first blush, the KickAss™ might seem like a simple, heartfelt tribute to Leo Quan’s BadAss II®. A closer look, however, reveals significant improvements under the hood that put this bridge in a class of its own. Hipshot worked hard to ensure that the KickAss™ possesses the soul of the beloved original without being a knockoff.
Starting at $71.50
Bridge - Hipshot, 4-string Type A Bass
Retrofits your Fender five hole mount bridge on your 4 string bass using the two outer holes and the center hole. The type A saddles feature variable string spacing adjustment for even greater versatility and fine intonation adjustment as well. 4 String Bass Bridge. Type A Fender Mount (3 Mounting Holes). Non-string-through.
Starting at $93.50
Bridge - Hipshot, 5-string, American Deluxe Retrofit, Brass
Give your Fender® bass that sleek, custom look and improved functionality it’s been begging for. This Hipshot Fender® Mount A Style bridge retrofits your American Deluxe 5-String with absolutely no modifications whatsoever.
Bridge - Hipshot, Baby Grand Guitar, Chrome
The BabyGrand looks, sounds and feels better than any wraparound bridge because it isn't a wraparound! The unique shape increases the length of the low strings while keeping the high strings short. This gives you even tension and playability from string to string. Machined from a single piece of aircraft grade aluminum, the base plate is super light, extremely strong and has a liveliness of tone that cast bridges can't match. Baby Grand guitar retrofits on Gibson-style stud mount guitars. Studs included.stud spacing, studs included.
Bridge - Hipshot, Fixed Guitar, 7 String, .125" HeightThe 7 string Hipshot Fixed Bridge is the ultimate marriage of performance, beauty and ergonomics. Each bridge base is hand polished before plating for a smooth, comfortable feel under your palm. The stainless steel saddles have a crisp string relief edge, eliminating dull tones and maximizing string vibration. The side walls lock your saddles in place no matter how hard you thrash.
Starting at $109.95
Bridge - Hipshot, Fixed Guitar, 8 String, .125" Height, chrome
The 8 string Hipshot Fixed Bridge is the ultimate marriage of performance, beauty and ergonomics. Each bridge base is hand polished before plating for a smooth, comfortable feel under your palm. The stainless steel saddles have a crisp string relief edge, eliminating dull tones and maximizing string vibration. The side walls lock your saddles in place no matter how hard you thrash.
Bridge - Hipshot, Fixed Guitar, hand-polishedThe Hipshot Fixed Bridge is the ultimate marriage of performance, beauty and ergonomics. Each bridge is hand polished for a smooth, comfortable feel under your palm. The stainless steel saddles have a crisp string relief edge, eliminating dull tones.
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Starting at $75.90
Bridge - Hipshot, Supertone Bass, replacement for Gibson, chrome
If you’re one of the many Gibson® bass owners who are fed up with the stock bridge, our SuperTone Gibson® replacement bridge is the answer to your prayers. By utilizing the existing mount pattern, the SuperTone gives you a full range of intuitive adjustability and excellent tone transference without any modifications to your bass whatsoever. And with its timeless and elegant lines, the SuperTone will help you look as good as you sound. It’s the bridge your Gibson® has been waiting for.
Bridge - Hipshot, SuperTone, 2 Point BassHipshot 4 string Supertone 2 point bass bridge. A direct replacement for 1967 to 1973 Gibson 2 point bass bridges (e.g. Thunderbird, SG Bass, etc.) using the existing hole pattern. Features complete adjustability for precise intonation, independent string height and side-to-side string spacing. Includes: (2) 5/16-20 hex cap socket screws and (2) hex/allen keys: 1/16” and 5/64”
Bridge - Hipshot, Type A, 5 String, 18mm spacing, brass/chrome
Since its inception in 1999, the Hipshot A Style bass bridge has become the standard bearer for high end instruments and boutique builds. Precision machined from durable top grade brass and featuring a fully adjustable groove-locking saddle design, the A Style bridge offers the best in playability and no-buzz tone transference with a sleek, modern look.
Bridge - Hipshot, Type A, 5 String, 19mm spacing, brass/chrome
'A' style bass bridge, features top load or thru the body stringing options. Saddles feature variable string spacing adjustment for even greater versatility and fine intonation adjustment as well. Chrome, .750" string spacing.
Extender Key - Hipshot, HE6Y Bass, Ultralite™, ⅜", black
Extend the range of your bass with the ultralite Xtender Key! 3/8 model (diameter of stringpost) is designed to fit 9/16 headstock holes.
Tremolo - Hipshot, US contour 6-string, chrome
The Hipshot US Contour bridge is unlike any tremolo system out there. Hardened steel pivot pins inserted into a machined brass top plate give the US Contour a bell like tonal quality and silky smooth whammy action! Coupled with a solid machined steel tremolo block, the US Contour can achieve tremendous sustain and volume. Best of all, it is designed to retrofit any guitar using the American Standard tremolo routing convention. No additional routing required!
- Adjustable tension press in tremolo arm
- Stainless steel saddles
- High quality springs
- Chrome finished brass top plate
Tremsetter - Hipshot, automatic tremolo return
The Tremsetter greatly improves guitar performance by automatically returning your full floating tremolo to an exact "zero" neutral position, eliminating flutter and sag, so your guitar remains in tune. You can bend strings, play bridge harmonics, aggressive rhythm parts or mute strings and the bridge remains stable. Best of all, the Trem-Setter is total retro-fit. No need to chop up your vintage axe, just install it and play! Includes mounting instructions.
Tuner - Hipshot, BT10 Bass Extender Key, Chrome
Retrofit your Japanese-made* Fender bass for drop-tuning with the BT10 Xtender key. Bushing fits 15mm (19/32”) headstock hole. Sold Individually. *Please note: The BT10 does not retrofit the Geddy Lee Jazz Bass (even though it is Japanese made). The BT2 (P-BH-XK-2C) retrofits the Geddy Lee Jazz Bass.
Tuner - Hipshot, BT10 Treble Extender Key for bass, nickel
Retrofit your Japanese-made* Fender bass for drop-tuning with the BT10 Xtender key. Bushing fits 15mm (19/32”) headstock hole. Sold Individually.
Tuner - Hipshot, BT2 Bass Xtender, nickel
Retrofit your USA '67-'82 Fender P & J Bass for drop tuning! Also retrofits Geddy Lee, reissue '67-'82 Fender. Fits 11/16 in. headstock holes. Installation instructions and mounting hardware included.
Tuner - Hipshot, BT3 Bass Xtender, nickel
Retrofit your pre-CBS Fender equipped with reverse winding Kluson tuning machines for drop tuning. Fits 11/16 in. headstock holes. Installation instructions and mounting hardware included.
Tuner - Hipshot, Enclosed Gear Classic, Nickel
Hipshot's New Classic Closed (enclosed gear) Guitar Tuners posses the precision, craftsmanship and technology you have come to expect from Hipshot Products.
- 16:1 gear ratio for finer tuning
- Schaller M6L Mini footprint.
- The option for staggered post configuration means you can increase your headstock's break angle, remove buzz at the nut and ditch your pesky string tree!
Tuner - Hipshot, GT1 Xtender, Grover-style, chrome
Take your music to a new low with the GT1 Grover® Xtender. With the flip of a lever, your low E string can go down to D, C or even B (depending on your string gauge). Retrofits guitars equipped with Grover® Rotomatic tuning machines
Tuner - Hipshot, GT2 Xtender, Schaller-style, chrome
Retrofits guitars equipped with Schaller® M6 Mini tuning machines. Take your music to a new low with the closed gear Xtender. With the flip of a lever, your low E string can go down to D, C or even B (depending on your string gauge).
Tuner - Hipshot, HB2 for Bass, nickel
Replace your sloppy, worn out tuning machines with a set of Hipshot American Classics. The HB2 is a direct replacement for the Schaller® BMF tuner that was first found on CBS era Fender® basses manufactured between 1967 and 1982. Since then, the BMF tuner has been featured on countless boutique builds and Custom Shop models.
Tuner - Hipshot, HB7 American Classic, for BassRetire those worn out stock tuners and slap on a set of Hipshot American Classics! The HB7 is a direct replacement for Fender® Highway One tuning machines first featured on many MIM models. It is now a popular choice for many contemporary Fender® basses including Vintage Modified Squire®, USA and Custom Shop models. Many smaller, independent builders have adopted this machine as well.
Starting at $31.90
Tuner - Hipshot, Open Gear Classic, Nickel (Individual)
Upgrade your guitar with the sleek, precision built Classic Guitar Tuning Machines from Hipshot. With it's open gear design and sleek look, the Hipshot Classic Open Guitar Tuning machine is simultaneously vintage and modern. Smooth 18:1 gear ratio. Sold individually.