Luthier Parts & Tools

Tuners - Grover, Rotomatic, 3 per side
Package of 6
Colors Available:
These guitar machines are a triumph in engineering and styling. The housing provides a maximum bearing for worm, gear and string post. Gear ratio is 14:1. Worm and gear are precision-cut for perfect meshing. This eliminates backlash and slippage. Countersunk tension screw permits player to regulate turning tension to any degree. Gear box has a special lubricant for lifetime, trouble-free service. Includes 5/8” washers, bushings and wood screws.
Starting at $49.95
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
Tremolo Springs - Fender®, Tension, Package of 5
Package of 5
Set of five Stratocaster® tremolo tension springs for use on American Vintage series and Custom Shop instruments.
  • Set of five nickel-plated steel tremolo tension springs
  • For American Vintage series and Custom Shop instruments
$8.79
Tuners - Gotoh, Mini 510, 3 per side
Package of 6
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SGS is the smaller model of SG510 series and use a 18:1 gear ratio. The SGS510 series has evolved through improvement without compromise at any stage and come equipped with a considerable application of high-technology as standard. With the improvement of precision fitting gears, marvelous touch on playing—they have gained a considerable reputation and are trusted as the No.1 machine head by many musicians all over the world. Mounting hardware included.
Starting at $68.00
Potentiometer - Bourns, Audio, Solid Shaft, Mini
Mini Carbon Element, Solid Shaft. Audio. Bourns Mini Guitar pots. These are drop in replacement components.
Features:
  • Carbon element
  • 1/4" Solid Shaft
  • 3/8" Bushing Width
  • 3/8" Bushing Length
  • Tolerance: ±20 %
  • Power Rating: 0.1 watt
  • Maximum Operating Voltage: 150 V
  • Bourns Series Number: PDB181-GT
$2.35
Knob pointer - 90 degree blunt tip, Steel, package of 8
Package of 8
Colors Available:
Vintage 90 degree blunt tip pointer washer made from steel. This is a replacement for instruments requiring the vintage correct appearance of the pointer washer under the knobs.
Starting at $7.60
Tuners - Grover, Rotomatic, 3 per side, 14:1, Keystone knob
Package of 6
Colors Available:
These guitar machines are a triumph in engineering and styling. The housing provides a maximum bearing for worm, gear and string post. Gear ratio is 14:1. Worm and gear are precision-cut for perfect meshing. This eliminates backlash and slippage. Countersunk tension screw permits player to regulate turning tension to any degree. Gear box has a special lubricant for lifetime, trouble-free service. Includes ⅝" washers, bushings and wood screws.
Starting at $49.95
Adapter Kit - Vibramate, V5 Stage II Vintage Telecaster, chrome
Now you can install a Bigsby Vibrato on your vintage Telecaster® guitar without drilling any holes! The Vibramate V5-TEV Stage II Model Mounting Kit is designed for a Bigsby B5 Original Vibrato and will fit most standard Telecaster® guitars that have a vintage style "Ash-Tray" bridge and 4-screw mount. The kit includes mounting hardware for the Bigsby B5 Vibrato and utilizes your existing Telecaster® pickup and bridge saddles.
Starting at $87.95
Control Plate - for Jazz Bass (J-Bass), Chrome
Standard (4-hole) and vintage (3-hole) versions. Replacement for most Jazz Bass style guitars. Made in Korea.
Starting at $8.20
Tuners - Gotoh, Midsize 510, Metal Knobs, 3 per side, diag. mount
Package of 6
Colors Available:
The SG510 series are recognized the world over as one of the top performing super tuners on the market. These feature an 18:1 gear ratio. They have evolved through improvement without any compromises along the way. The come equipped with a considerable amount of high-technology as a standard. With the improvement of precision fitting gears which give a marvelous touch on playing they have gained a considerable reputation and are trusted as the No.1 machine head by many musicians all over the world. These are three-on-a-side. Mounting hardware included.
Starting at $68.00
Bridge - ABR-1, Wired, Raw Brass Saddles, USA
Colors Available:
New!:
Made in U.S. vintage-spec ABR-1 bridge made to the same specifications as the original 1950s version. Wired with raw brass saddles. Mounting hardware sold separately. For a full set with all hardware included, please see P-GKLU-KLP128X. The bridge features the vintage-style retaining wire that secures the raw brass saddles and intonation screws onto the bridge.
  • Post spacing: 2.93 inches (74.5mm)
  • Radius: 12 inches (30.48cm)
  • String Spacing: 10.4 mm
Starting at $15.95
Neck Plate - 4 hole / 4 bolt, Chrome
Replacement chrome 4 bolt guitar neck plate. 4 screws included.
$4.50
Polish - Lizard Spit, Scratch and Scuff Remover
Package of 2
Lizard Spit two-step scratch and scuff remover.
  • Biodegradable
  • Made In USA

Includes:
  • Step 1- Scratch and Scuff Remover
  • Step 2- Scratch and Scuff Finisher
$7.50
Control plate - Fender®, for Vintage Telecaster, chrome
Original Fender® replacement chrome control plate for vintage Tele guitar. Fits 3/8” bushing pots.
Starting at $13.50
Bridge Set - Nashville Tune-O-Matic, Zinc
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Made in U.S. Modern spec tune-o-matic bridge. No retaining wire. Plated, preslotted saddles. Hardware included This is an awesome OEM bridge for builders or the DIY repairman offering a longer adjustment area and more mass than the original ABR-1 bridge. It matches Gibson specifications and is a drop-in, non-modification required replacement part.
  • Thread = M5 - 0.8 Metric (as used by Gibson on Nashville Models)
  • Post to Post Spacing = 2.93 in. (74.5mm)
  • Saddle Notch = Center Notched Saddles
  • Saddle Material = Zmac
  • Bridge Material = Zmac
  • Post/Thumbwheel Material = Brass
  • Radius = 12 inch
  • Post Top Diameter = .195 Inches / 4.95mm
  • Bridge Center To Center Spacing = 2.93 inches
  • Saddle Spacing = 10.4 mm
Starting at $29.95
Strap Buttons / Pins - Gotoh, Relic, aged chrome, set of 2
Package of 2
2 pieces per set, screws included.
$4.15
Knob - Fender®, Black J-Bass, Set Screw
Package of 3
Original Fender® Jazz Bass knob set, black, package of 3.
$8.25
Bushings - Kluson, ¼" bushings, for retrofitting
Package of 6
Colors Available:
Adapter bushings to retrofit US 1/4 inch post Kluson tuners in a headstock drilled for modern die cast tuners. Nickel plating. Set of 6. These Kluson® steel replacement - adapter bushings are intended for use in converting a modern 10mm drilled headstock to accept a vintage Kluson stamped steel tuning machines with the original US 1/4 inch string post diameter. Many repair shops use these to convert a vintage instrument back to original peg head specs
Starting at $6.30
$7.10
Tailpiece - Stop Bar, Vintage Spec, Aluminum, USA
Colors Available:
U.S. made and true to vintage 1950s specifications. This lightweight stop tailpiece is made of aluminum to match the original 1950s version. High quality plating is used on all options. Mounting studs sold separately. For a full set with all hardware included, please see P-GKLU-KLP1141X.
  • 3.22 in. (82mm) stud spacing
Starting at $21.95
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
Potentiometer - Fender, dual Audio, concentric solid shaft
Original Fender, Audio potentiometer, Concentric, Solid Shaft, Resistance: 250/500k Ohm
  • Body Diameter 0.95”
  • Body Depth: . 0.87”
  • Bushing Diameter: 3/8”
  • Bushing Length: 1/4”
  • Shaft Diameter: 0.18”/0.26”
  • Shaft Length: 0.56"
  • Shaft Type: Concentric Solid Shaft
  • 300° rotation
  • Hardware not included
$8.50
On Backorder
Pickguard - Fender®, for American Stratocaster, 11-hole
Colors Available:
Fits most American and Mexican stratocasters. 3 ply standard 11 hole pickguard. Fits 3 single coil pickukps.
Starting at $20.95
Fret Files - for Filing Fret Crowns
Solid steel crowning files with dual cutting edges for precision fret crowning. These should be in any luthier’s tool kit!
  • Made of solid steel
  • Soft rubber coating on the handle
  • Double sided (both sides are the same size)
  • 4-3/16” cutting surface
  • Available in three sizes to cover most fret sizes (small,medium,large)
Starting at $28.95