Luthier Parts & Tools

Capacitor - 50V, Ceramic Disc, ± 10%
50V ceramic capacitors with 5mm footprints for use in amplifiers, stomp boxes, and any other electronic project. These capacitors are small and should easily fit in any sized project. These also feature 1” lead lengths so they work great for point to point wiring.
$0.16
Wire - Bus, 100 foot Spool, tinned copper
Solid tinned copper bus wire. 105°C temperature rating, 600V.
Starting at $6.95
Potentiometer - Bourns, Audio, Knurled Shaft, Mini
Bourns Mini Audio Taper Guitar pots. Mini Carbon Element, Split Shaft, Solder Lugs.
  • 17mm Body Diameter
  • ¼ watt
  • 300° rotation
  • ¼" Knurled 18-Spline Split Shaft
  • ⅜" Bushing Length
  • Tolerance: ±20 %
  • Maximum Operating Voltage: 150V
  • Series Number: PDB181-GTR
$2.80
Bridge - Gotoh, Modern, for Telecaster
Colors Available:
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
Potentiometer - Bourns, Audio, Knurled Shaft, Push-Pull, Mini
Bourns Mini Carbon Element, DPDT Push Pull Switch, Single Audio taper Potentiometer. Split Shaft, Solder Lugs.
This Bourns Guitar Potentiometer with Push-Pull Switch allows the guitarist multiple functions utilizing a single control such as split-coil switching for humbucking pickups or stacked single-coil pickups, active electronics activation, and pickup phase switching.
  • 17mm Body Diameter
  • 300° rotation
  • Power Rating: 0.1 watt
  • ¼" Knurled 18-Spline Split Shaft
  • DPDT Push-Pull Switch
  • ⅜" Bushing Length
  • Tolerance: ±20 %
  • Maximum Operating Voltage: 150V
$9.95
Bridge - Gotoh, Tune-O-Matic, Studs / Bushings Post
Colors Available:
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
Tuners - Grover, Rotomatic Roto-Grip locking, 3 per side
Package of 6
Colors Available:
The newest addition to the Grover family, these locking machine heads utilize the famous 18:1 Rotomatic® design with a “thumb screw” mechanism which locks the string into place. Insert the string through the post hole, wrap around once, then lock by tightening with the thumb screw. Perfect replacement for the most standard machine heads. Includes all mounting hardware. Includes 3 treble and 3 bass.
Starting at $79.95
Switch - Les Paul 3 Position, US Retro-Fit
Cap Colors Available:
LP/PRS style 3 position pickup selector switch. M3.5 x 0.60 switch cap threading.
Starting at $7.12
Nut File - Edge-Cut, for slotting guitar nuts
Edge cut nut files in popular gauges specially designed for slotting nuts. These files cut a smooth, round bottom slot. Also great for slotting tune-o-matic bridge saddles! Always try and use a file gauge that’s not more than a couple thousandths larger than the gauge of string you are using. Smaller files can be used to create wider slots by using a side-to-side movement while cutting.
  • 4.5” cutting edge
  • Double sided (both sides are the same gauge)
  • 10 gauges available
  • Sold individually*
  • Made In Japan

*See S-T213-SET for a set of all 10 sizes.
Starting at $11.50
Potentiometer - Tocos, RV24, Linear, 10%, 6mm Shaft
Tokyo Cosmos aka TOCOS is known worldwide for their high quality potentiometers. The RV24 Series is a 24mm military-style carbon element potentiometer with a tolerance of 10%. The RV24 Series has been praised by both guitar and hifi amp builders for their performance and reliability. If you are looking for a top quality pot with a great feel, look no further than Tocos. Each linear taper potentiometer includes a nut, flush washer, and lock washer.
  • 24mm diameter, single-turn potentiometers
  • Carbon film element
  • Metal shaft and bushing
  • Panel mount
  • Ear-lug solder terminals
  • 6mm diameter slotted-end solid shaft
  • 10mm bushing length
  • 10mm shaft length (extended past bushing)
  • Linear Taper
$7.95
Pickup Kit - Build Your Own Humbucker
Includes all parts but the magnet wire, all sets are ready for winding. Kits include Alnico 5 magnets, bobbins, poll screws, slug screws, baseplate, and coil lead wires.
Starting at $15.75
Wire - Gavitt, Cloth w/ braided shield, 22AWG stranded, Top Coat Pre-Tinned
Sold by the foot
High quality USA made Gavitt wire. This wire features an external braided shield covering a waxed black cotton cloth braid over a celanese braid. The wire is stranded 22AWG with a tinned overcoat (topcoat) so no additional tinning on the inner wire is required for use. Sold by the foot.
$0.95
Potentiometer - Alpha, Reverse Audio, ⅜" Bushing
Standard fit for most vintage American made tube amps.
$1.70
Potentiometer - Bourns, Linear, Knurled Shaft
Bourns Linear Taper pots. Carbon Element, Split Shaft, Solder Lugs.
  • 24mm Body Diameter
  • ¼ watt
  • 300° rotation
  • ¼" Knurled 18-Spline Split Shaft
  • ⅜" Bushing Length
  • Tolerance: ±20 %
  • Maximum Operating Voltage: 250V
Starting at $2.50
Switch - Switchcraft®, Slide, DPDT, Jazzmaster / Jaguar
Genuine Switchcraft® DPDT 2-position slide switch for use on Jazzmaster and Jaguar style guitars. Upgrade cheap or malfunctioning switches with these high quality replacements.
  • Recommended .75 control cavity depth
  • 1.125” center-to-center mounting hole spacing
  • Screws not included
  • See S-HS440-12 for compatible screws
$2.95
Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, DPDT, 3 Position
Genuine Carling DPDT 3 Position Mini Toggle, Round Bat, Solder Lugs
  • DPDT ( Double Pole/ Double Throw) switch
  • 0.354" bushing length
  • 0.409” bat length
  • ¼" chassis hole diameter
  • Solder terminals
Starting at $3.10
Selector Switch - Fender®, Pickups, American Strat 5-Way
Whether you need to replace a worn switch or just want to add a little tonal variety to your favorite instrument, Fender® offers this high quality 5-position pickup selector switch. Includes mounting screws, one white and one black switch tip.
$8.95
Potentiometer - CTS, J Taper, Solid Shaft, Panel Mount
CTS J Taper audio potentiometer.
  • Body Diameter: 24 mm
  • Power Rating ⅓ watt
  • Bushing Diameter: ⅜" (Threading: 3/8-32)
  • Bushing Length: 3/8"
  • Shaft Diameter: ¼"
  • Shaft Length: ⅜"
  • Shaft Material: Brass - Solid Shaft
$4.25
Knobs - Fender®, Stratocaster, 1 Volume, 2 Tone
Package of 3
Colors Available:
Original Fender Replacement Knobs For Strat. Push-On. Fits both coarse and fine knurled pots.
Starting at $5.50
Switch - Fender®, Pickup Selector, Strat & Tele 3-Way
Whether you need to replace a worn switch or just want to add a little tonal variety to your favorite instrument, Fender® offers this high quality, 3 position switch with knob and mounting hardware.
$10.95
Potentiometer - Bourns, Linear, Solid Shaft
Solid shaft, linear. 24 mm body diameter. ¼" watt, 300° rotation. ¼" shaft diameter. Solder lugs. 3/8" bushing.
Starting at $2.60
Knob - Vintage Cupcake, 1 Volume, 1 Tone, Push-On
Package of 2
Colors Available:
Cupcake push-on volume and tone knobs. 0.985" diameter, 0.625" tall These knobs are just perfect for that retro effect, whether you're restoring an old Kay or Harmony guitar, or even an old Philco radio! Press fits on both fine and coarse knurled pots.
$3.95
Jack Plate - for Telecaster guitars
Colors Available:
Avoid loose output jacks with this jack mount for Telecaster guitars. Includes two angled screws that ensure that the jack will be held tightly in place. Multiple color options available.
  • Capable of being screwed directly onto switchcraft jacks
$5.00
Knob - Top Hat, Gibson Style see-through
Colors Available:
Gibson style top hat knob. Multiple color options available. Fits fine knurled pot shafts.
$1.95