Luthier Parts & Tools

Neck Plate - Fender®, 4-Bolt 70s "F" Style, Chrome
"F" Style 4 bolt neck plate as used on 1970s Fender® guitars
$10.95
Fret Press Inserts - for Pressing Frets, Multiple Radiuses
Fret press inserts. 2.5” width brass inserts fit the S-T259-A and S-T260 fret press cauls. Used to press frets into guitar fret boards as an alternative to hammering.
$6.95
Tension Spring - Bigsby, Vibrato ⅞" long
Colors Available:
Genuine Bigsby® replacement spring for tremolo units. These springs are 7/8" (22.2mm) in length. 7/8" springs are the standard size included with most stock Bigsby® models.
Starting at $9.95
Switch - Fender®, Pickup Selector, 5-Way
Whether you need to replace a worn switch or just want to add a little tonal variety to your favorite instrument, Fender&reg offers this high quality, 5 position super switch with knob and mounting hardware.
$18.95
Bridge - Gotoh, Vintage Tele, Cut-Down Sides, In-Tune Saddles
Colors Available:
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, 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
Thumbwheel - ABR-1 Style, Plated Steel, USA
Package of 2
Colors Available:
U.S. made vintage style ABR-1 thumbwheels. These steel thumbwheels feature high quality plating and are tapped for 6-32 threaded posts.
Starting at $1.95
Tuner Knob - Kluson, Pearloid Keystone Double Ring, for tuners
Double ring. Replacement color-correct Keystone (tulip) press-on button for Kluson® tuning machines. Correct for vintage applications. Sold individually. See P-GKLU-SLN for single ring.
$3.15
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
Pickup Tubing - Original Fender®, rubber
Package of 12
Genuine Fender®. Package of 12 pieces of rubber tubing for pickup mounting on most Fender instruments with pickguard-mount pickups.
$4.95
Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, SPDT, 3 Position, Solder Lugs, Short Bat
Carling, SPDT mini toggle with short actuator, 3 positions, ¼" mounting hole diameter, 0.354" bushing length.
  • 0.354" bushing length
  • 3-Position On/Off/On
  • ¼" mounting hole diameter
  • Single pole/Double throw (SPDT)
  • Solder lugs
$3.49
Bobbin - Humbucker, P.A.F., 49.2mm, Screw Side, Butyrate, USA
Colors Available:
Original, made in USA, P.A.F.-correct bobbins for making humbucker pickups. These screw side bobbins are made of butyrate molded in casts of the originals and feature a 49.2mm spacing.
$2.75
Tension Spring - Bigsby, Vibrato, ~\frac{11}{16}~" long
Colors Available:
Genuine Bigsby® replacement spring for tremolo units. These springs are 11/16" (17.5mm) in length and are the shortest springs available from Bigsby®. 11/16" springs are shorter than the standard ⅞” (22.2mm) springs that are stock in most Bigsby models. This spring can be used to lower the trem arm.
Starting at $7.50
Ferrules - Gotoh, for Guitar, Chrome
Package of 6
The Gotoh TLB-1 is a high quality set of guitar string ferrules. These press fit ferrules are a great choice for Telecaster® guitars or any guitar with a string through bridge. Includes six ferrules.
$4.01
Screw - Fender®, for Pickups and Switches
Package of 12
Original Fender 6-32 screws for use on pickups and switches.
Starting at $4.45
Fret Rocker - for Identifying Uneven Frets
Fret rocker luthier tool. Four precision ground flat edges having lengths: 4.0”, 3.0”, 2.0” and 1.3”. Perfect for finding the source of fret buzz. Place the flat edge over three frets at a time and try to rock the tool. If the tool rocks, you’ve located the uneven fret.
$8.75
Washer - Bigsby, Plastic, for tremolo units
Genuine Bigsby® replacement washer for tremolo units. This white plastic washer sits beneath the spring in the cup located on the frame. These washers reduce noise and potential damage to the spring and cup.
$1.45
Neck Plate - Gotoh, Relic, Aged Chrome
A traditional steel neck mounting plate for guitar or bass. Screws included.
For matching aged hardware, please check out the rest of the Gotoh Relic series:
  • Dome Knobs - P-GGT-90
  • Tele Bridge - P-GGT-85
  • String Ferrules - P-GGT-87
  • 6-in-a-line Tuners - P-GGT-81
  • Strap Buttons - P-GGT-86-AC
  • String Trees - P-GGT-92
  • Control Plate - P-GGT-91
$9.95
Knob - Top Hat, Gold with Silver Cap, Gibson Style
Gibson style top hat knob. Fits fine knurled pot shafts.
$2.25
Strap locks - Grover, quick-release
Package of 2
Colors Available:
Grover Strap Locks feature the 'quick release' mechanism players want and need. This strong, yet lightweight accessory provides security along with the ability to easily remove the strap for use on another instrument or storage.
Starting at $16.50
Nut - Dress Nut, Threaded Through, For Mini Toggle Switches
Threaded through dress nuts for use with mini toggle switches. Unlike the other versions of this dress nut, this nut is not capped allowing the nut to thread past the top of the switch’s bushing. The uncapped top can be useful where internal depth is an issue such as parallel PCB mounting. These plated dress nuts feature a chamfered edge for a professional look and work on any 1/4-40 UNS threaded bushing. Two sides are flatted for use with a tool when fastening.
$0.79
Potentiometer - Bourns, Dual MN Taper, Solid Shaft, 500kΩ
Dual MN taper blend-balance with center detent. Solid shaft. 17 mm body diameter. ¼ watt, 300° rotation. 6mm shaft diameter. Solder lugs. 3/8" bushing.
$2.50
Ferrules - Fender®, for Original Telecaster, nickel, set of 6
Package of 6
Fender® replacement string ferrules for Original Tele (6 ferrules)
$8.75
Switch Tip - Fender®, for Telecaster
Package of 2
Original Fender Telecaster Switch tip. Package of two. Fender part: 099-4936-000
$6.25