Luthier Parts & Tools

Gotoh

Gotoh began manufacturing stringed instrument parts in 1960 and is the only machine head manufacturer in Japan. Their parts are sold worldwide and are a common choice of musical instrument makers.
Bridge - Gotoh, Tune-O-Matic, Studs / Bushings Post
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A modern version of the Tune-o-matic style bridge for the solidbody guitar. Pre-notched saddles with an individual saddle intonation screw retained by mini hex nuts for each one. Threaded thumbwheel style studs and bushings and features hard zinc saddles. Hardware included.
Starting at $22.50
Bridge - Gotoh, Modern, for Telecaster
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Designed to for use with the Telecaster® single coil pickup; this heavier brass bridge features six allen-adjustable brass saddles. Strings mount through the guitar body and all of the mounting screws are included. Hardware included.
Starting at $52.00
Bridge - Gotoh, Vintage Tele, Cut-Down Sides, In-Tune Saddles
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Gotoh’s Telecaster bridge has the vintage look and mounting layout with a few modern additions: The In-Tune saddles give you the vintage look with unique grooves cast into the saddle to move the contact point of each string for more accurate intonation. Each saddle is reversible and can be used in any position. This gives you a huge advantage over traditional barrel style saddles that were never designed with precision intonation in mind. The brass saddles will give you that bright Tele twang! The stamped steel base plate’s cut down sides give you the unrestricted string access that many modern players prefer.
Starting at $44.95
Bridge - Gotoh, Hardtail for fixed-bridge Strats
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For non-tremolo fixed bridge Strat® style guitars that have through-body string mounting. Steel saddle. Saddle intonation can be individually adjusted. Mounting screws included. Hardware included.
Starting at $40.00
Bridge - Gotoh, Tune-O-Matic, Standard Post
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Bridge A modern version of the Tune-o-matic style bridge for the solidbody guitar. Pre-notched saddles with an individual saddle intonation screw retained by mini hex nuts for each one. Standard mounting post style and features hard zinc saddles. Hardware included.
Starting at $17.75
Tremolo Arm - Wilkinson by Gotoh VS-100N
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Genuine replacement arm for the Wilkinson/Gotoh VS-100N Tremolo. Internally threaded, sturdy knobless .216"-diameter (5.5mm) stainless steel; extends approximately 5-⅝" (142.88mm). Sturdy VS-100N tremolo arm. Multiple color options available.
Starting at $9.00
Bridge - Gotoh, EV510T Series Tremolo
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Gotoh 510T Series Tremolos are machined with Chrome Molybdeumn Steel knife edges to withstand years of abuse and trouble free use. The tremolo block is designed to allow the strings to contact the saddle without touching the block as it passes through which increases sustain and tuning stability. Hardware included.
Starting at $113.95
Bridge - Gotoh, Vintage Style, for Bass Guitar, 4-String
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Direct replacement for most Fender P-Bass and Jazz Bass guitars. Superior high quality and precision made. This is for those who demand only the best for their Bass without breaking the bank. Mounting screws included.
Starting at $21.75
Tremolo - Wilkinson by Gotoh, VSVG, Vintage
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If you are looking for a tremolo that is designed for enhanced sustain and better reliability, then you have found it. The VSVG Vintage tremolo features enlongated baseplate holes so the screws won't bind and it gives a very smooth, accurate return to pitch. With the string mounting holes being staggered in the steel block you will find much more tuning stability because of the more consistent string angle over the adjustable locking bent-steel saddles. Hardware included.
Starting at $102.00
Bridge - Gotoh, 12-String, for Electric Guitar
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Gotoh 12-String Bridge for Electric Guitar – This Twelve string bridge for Electric Solidbody guitars allows each string to be individually adjusted for intonation. Hardware included.
Starting at $42.00
Bridge - Gotoh, Floyd Rose® licensed
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The Gotoh GE1996T is a high end locking tremolo licensed by Floyd Rose. This version of the locking tremolo is a premium option that is great for new installs or upgrading original units. The hardened steel saddles and patented stud lock technology ensure a rock solid performance. Springs, spring claw, and all mounting hardware are included along with two hex wrenches for dialing in adjustments. 40mm block.
Starting at $100.37
Tremolo - Wilkinson by Gotoh, VS-100N
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High quality tremolo featuring height-adjustable saddles that lock to a hardened steel baseplate. Threaded studs and bushings, springs, spring holder, allen wrenches and adjustable-tension arm are included. Looking for a great tremolo system for better tuning stability, string energy transfer and note sustain? Then you have found it right here. Hardware included.
Starting at $89.00
Bridge / Tailpiece - Gotoh, Combination, Stud Mount
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Stud Mount Adjustable Bridge, Hardware, 2-1/16" String, 3-¼" Stud. Hardware included.
Starting at $44.95
Bridge - Gotoh, ABR-1 Style, Tune-O-Matic, Zinc Saddles
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Bridge A modern version of the Tune-o-matic style bridge for the solidbody guitar. Pre-notched saddles with an individual saddle intonation screw retained by mini hex nuts for each one. Standard mounting post style and features hard zinc saddles. Hardware included.
Starting at $18.97
Bridge - Gotoh, Hardtail, Brass Saddles, Chrome
The Gotoh GTC101 is a fixed bridge for hard tail guitars such as Strat® style guitars with through-body string mounting. The bridge includes plated brass saddles for a warmer tone and features a 52.5mm string spacing. Saddle intonation and height can be individually adjusted with the included hex wrench. Mounting screws included.
$41.19
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Bridge - Gotoh, Relic Brass, In-Tune, Aged Chrome
Gotoh's unique grooving on the “In-Tune” saddles results in more exact intonation compared to traditional vintage-style saddles. Each saddle is reversible and can be used in any position. Titanium construction is used for rich harmonic overtones and long sustain. The brass saddles create a bright sound. 10.8mm string spacing
$52.60
Tremolo Unit - Gotoh, Relic, aged chrome
A tremolo-unit includes the following accessories. Arm, spring, spring-holder, wrench, stud-bolt, screws. U.S.A. threads screws. String spacing:
  • 56mm from low E string to high E string
  • 11.2mm between each string
$75.00
Bridge Saddles - Gotoh, Steel for guitar, chrome
Package of 6
Steel saddles for electric guitar tremolo bridges and hardtail bridges. 2-3/32'' string spread. Set of 6 replacement steel guitar saddles.
$31.00
Tremolo - Gotoh, Low Friction, retrofit
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A newly fashioned design from Gotoh® with almost no internal friction. Designed to directly retrofit the mounting hole pattern of a vintage tremolo. You can use this bridge to replace a conventional, 6 mounting screw Strat® tremolo with no mods to the body. Hardware included.
Starting at $90.00
Bridge - Gotoh, 510TS-SF2 Series, Tremolo, Vintage Style, chrome
Gotoh 510TS Series Tremolos are machined with Chrome Molybdeumn Steel knife edges to withstand years of abuse and trouble free use. Comes stock with a vintage steel block with more mass and better tone. These are top of the line Gotoh tremolo units. Tremolo-unit includes the following accessories: Arm, Spring, Spring-holder, Wrench, Stud-bolt, Screw etc… Hardware included.
$130.00
Bridge - Gotoh, Modern, for Telecaster, Artistic Engraved Chrome
This bridge features an artistic acanthus flower engraving that adds a custom look to Telecaster guitars. Designed for use with a Telecaster® single coil pickup, this bridge includes six adjustable chrome-plated brass saddles, and features a string-through design. The Gotoh Luxury-Mode series includes stylized parts made with an ultra fine, high-speed carving technology. These parts are replacements that can enhance the appearance of any guitar. Four mounting screws and a hex key for the saddle adjustments are included with this bridge plate.
$122.49
Tremolo Arm - Gotoh, B2, for GE101TS, chrome
Genuine Gotoh replacement tremolo arm for GE101TS
  • Chrome with black tip
  • #10-32 thread
$9.00
Bridge - Gotoh, Relic GE104B, Aged Nickel
The Gotoh Relic GE104B bridge is a convincingly aged part that is perfect for a vintage or relic'd guitar. Parts from the Gotoh Relic series are uniquely worn for an aged look that offers the functionality of a new part. The various techniques used on these parts provide a relic'd look that appears genuine and not overdone. This bridge features zinc saddles, a 52mm string spacing, a 400mm radius, and 74mm stud spacing. M4 threaded mounting posts and thumb screws are included.
$27.55
Bridge Saddles - Gotoh, for Guitar, Brass, Chrome Finish
Package of 6
The Gotoh S11 is a high quality brass saddle set. This set offers the tonal advantages of brass for use with tremolo units as well as hardtail bridges. All mounting screws, springs, and height adjustment screws are included. For use with compatible bridges featuring a 52.5mm string spacing.
$29.34