Luthier Parts & Tools

¼" Jack - Switchcraft, Acoustic End Pin, Mono / Stereo, Nickel
High quality acoustic end pin style jacks from Switchcraft. These nickel plated jacks have three conductors, a strain relief clamp, and a threaded shroud for a professional looking wiring job. The special strap nut can be removed to reveal a hex nut that can be used for external tightening of the jack.
$11.95
Bridge - ABR-1, Wired, Plated Brass Saddles, USA
Colors Available:
Made in U.S. vintage spec ABR-1 bridge made to the same specifications as the original 1950s version. Wired with plated brass saddles. Mounting hardware sold separately. The bridge features the vintage-style retaining wire that secures the plated 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 $29.95
Wire Sleeving - Spaghetti, Old-Style, 11 AWG
Sold by the foot
Colors Available:
New!:
11 AWG White fiberglass sleeving is varnished and closely resembles early style spaghetti. 20 AWG available with part number S-M436W. This is a coated fiberglass sleeving made by applying a proprietary blend of acrylic polymers to a closely woven electrical grade fiberglass substrate. This sleeving has excellent electrical, chemical and oil resistance properties, excellent heat stability and flexibility for ease of push-up and recovery. It exhibits excellent resistance to oils, acids and alkalis and solvents.
$0.75
Retaining Wire - For Wired ABR-1, USA
U.S. made replacement retaining wire for wired ABR-1 bridges. Made of high quality spring steel. Fits our U.S. made bridges as well as Gibson spec bridges.
$1.75
Bridge - ABR-1, Nonwired, Plated Brass Saddles, USA
Colors Available:
Made in U.S. vintage spec ABR-1 bridge with no retaining wire and plated brass saddles. Hardware sold separately. See P-GKLU-KLP127X for a complete set. The bridge uses string tension along with the set screws to secure the brass saddles onto the bridge.
  • Post spacing: 2.93 inches (74.5mm)
  • Radius: 12 inches (30.48cm)
  • String Spacing: 10.4 mm
Starting at $29.95
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
Jackplate - For Les Paul, Plated Brass, USA
Colors Available:
U.S. made plated brass jack plates for Les Paul and other compatible guitars. These plates feature high quality finishes and fit ⅜” bushing jacks like Switchcraft W-SC-11.
$5.95
Soundhole Kit - Router Base and Jig
This kit consists of the precision router base for Dremel tools along with the routing jig for soundhole & rosette. Kit includes:
  • S-T235
  • S-T256

The precision router base is a stable and versatile way to support your Dremel tool. This base is the best way to hold a Dremel for freehand routing, inlaying, widening fret slots, and more. Made of brass, aluminum and machined steel, it features precision cutting depth adjustment with large thumbwheels to eliminate guesswork.
  • Excellent control
  • Easy installation
  • Accurate freehand routing

Operation information for the precision router base: To install - simply unscrew the threaded collar on the nose of the Dremel and screw the Dremel directly into the Precision Router Base. Each turn of the large knurled thumbwheels adjusts your Dremel's cutting depth by .035"" (.889mm).
$99.65
Bridge - Wraparound, Vintage Spec, Aluminum, USA
Colors Available:
New!:
U.S. made and true to vintage 1950s specifications. This lightweight (35 grams) wraparound bridge is made of aluminum to match the original 1950s version. High quality plating is used on all options. Each side is adjustable using the included hex set screws to dial in the intonation. Mounting studs sold separately. For a full set with all hardware included, please see P-GKLU-KLP1127N.
  • 3.22 in. (82mm) stud spacing
Starting at $22.95
Tailpiece - Stop Bar, Vintage Spec, Zinc, USA
Colors Available:
New!:
U.S. made and true to vintage specifications. This stop tailpiece is made of zinc to match the Gibson spec used from the 1970s through the present. High quality plating is used on all options. Mounting studs sold separately. For a full set with all hardware included, please see P-GKLU-KLP1131X.
  • 3.22 in. (82mm) stud spacing
Starting at $10.95
Bridge - Nashville Tune-O-Matic, Zinc, USA
Colors Available:
New!:
Made in U.S. modern-spec tune-o-matic bridge with no retaining wire. This bridge is fully plated and comes with pre-slotted saddles. Mounting hardware sold separately. For a full set with all hardware included, please see P-GKLU-KLP120XC. This Nashville bridge is a great upgrade that features wider intonation adjustments and a larger mass for better tone and sustain.
  • Post spacing: 2.93 inches (74.5mm)
  • Radius: 12 inches (30.48cm)
  • String Spacing: 10.4 mm
  • For use with 4.95mm stud posts
Starting at $22.50
Capacitor - Orange Drop, 100V, Polyester
Orange Drop 225P series Polyester film/foil capacitors, 100v, 10% tolerance. The 225P series capacitors in 100v rating are ideal for work in guitar wiring where a smaller footprint is needed to fit in the tight spaces often found in instrument control cavities. With over 35 years of proven dependability in the guitar and amp world you can count on Orange Drop caps to get you the tone you’re looking for. Features:
  • Non- inductively wound polyester film/foil construction
  • Radial lead
  • 10% tolerance
  • 100v voltage rating
  • Rated for 85°C operation
  • Tinned copper-clad steel leads
Starting at $1.95
Potentiometer - CTS, Audio, Knurled Shaft, ¼" Bushing
CTS pots with a shorter ¼” bushing length that is perfect for pickguard mounted pots. These pots reduce the gap between the pickguard and bottom of the knob for a clean, near flush look. The shaft is a fine (24 tooth) knurl. Nut and lock washer are included.
The Series 450G Guitar Potentiometer is the same robust high-quality guitar potentiometer that has become the industry standard for top guitar manufacturers. Featuring reduced shaft wobble, low noise output, and smooth rotational feel, the Series 450G is supplied with standard tin-plated rear cover and solder lug terminals.
$4.50
Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, SPDT, 2 Position, Solder Lugs, Flattened
Carling mini-toggle switch, SPDT. This switch features a flattened actuator.
  • 0.354" bushing length
  • 2-Position On/On
  • ¼" mounting hole diameter
  • Single pole/Double throw (SPDT)
  • Solder Lugs
$3.75
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
On Backorder
Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, DPDT, 2 Position, Solder Lugs, Flatted
Carling mini-toggle switch, DPDT, ideal for phase switching, coil-tapping, series/parallel pickup switching in guitars. This switch features a flattened actuator.
  • 0.354" bushing length
  • ¼" mounting hole diameter
  • Double pole/Double throw (DPDT)
$4.95
Potentiometer - CTS, Audio, Knurled Shaft, ⅜" Bushing
The 24mm body knurled shaft potentiometer features a 1/3 watt rating and a 3/8" bushing. 24 teeth slot and knurled shaft.
Includes:
  • 1 nut
  • 1 lock washer
$4.50
Saddle - Tusq, Acoustic, Taylor Style, Compensated, ⅛”
The PQ-9200-C0 is a great option to replace or upgrade the saddle on your Taylor acoustic as well as many other popular guitars. It is compensated to help improve the playability of your guitar.
Dimensions:
  • Length - 2.8 in. (71.12mm)
  • Width - 0.22 in. (3.1mm)
  • Height - 0.392 in. (9.99mm)
$11.60
Nut - Tusq , Pre-shaped Blank, Acoustic, Martin Style
The PQ-M100-00 is a TUSQ nut blank specially designed to be used on Martin style guitars. It has an angled bottom and needs to be slotted. Dimensions:
  • Length - 1.89 in. (48.01mm)
  • Width - 0.226 in. (5.74mm)
  • Height - 0.42 in. (10.67mm)
$11.60
On Backorder
Nut - Tusq, ¼” Slab, 63.5mm x 6.35mm x 11.1mm
The PQ-4025-00 is a 1/4" thick block or slab of pure TUSQ. It is 1/4" thick and can be used to make a nut, small saddle or just about anything you can imagine. Dimensions:
  • Length - 2.5 in. (63.5mm)
  • Width - 0.25 in. (6.35mm)
  • Height - 0.437 in. (11.1mm)
$11.60
Nut - Tusq XL, ¼” Slab, Black, 63.5mm x 6.35mm x 11.1mm
The PT-4025-00 is a great option to replace and upgrade the nut on just about any guitar or bass. It is a 1/4" thick slab of Black TUSQ XL.
This nut is made of Tusq XL, the same material as standard Tusq but impregnated with PTFE. The lubrication from the PTFE prevents strings from binding in the slots. Tusq XL offers better tuning stability especially when using a tremolo or bending strings. Tusq XL also has more of a midrange boost as compared to Tusq.
Dimensions: Length - 2.5 in. (63.5mm) Width - 0.25 in. (6.35mm) Height - 0.437 in. (11.1mm)
$11.60
Nut - Tusq XL, Pre-slotted, Strat and Tele Style
The PQL-5000-00 is a perfect option to replace and upgrade the nut in almost all Fender style electric guitars. It will work in both a flat bottom or curved bottom nut slot due to it's ingenious design.
This nut is made of Tusq XL, the same material as standard Tusq but impregnated with PTFE. The lubrication from the PTFE prevents strings from binding in the slots. Tusq XL offers better tuning stability especially when using a tremolo or bending strings. Tusq XL also has more of a midrange boost as compared to Tusq.
Dimensions:
  • Length - 1.687 in. (42.85mm)
  • Width - 0.128 in. (3.25mm)
  • Height - 0.198 in. (5.03mm)
  • E to E - 1.363 in. (34.62mm)
$12.71
Nut - Tusq XL, Pre-slotted, Epiphone Pre 2014
The PQL-6060-00 is the perfect option to replace and upgrade the nut on your Epiphone guitar. It is also a great option for many other common acoustic and electric guitars. It comes pre-slotted to make for a quick and easy install.
This nut is made of Tusq XL, the same material as standard Tusq but impregnated with PTFE. The lubrication from the PTFE prevents strings from binding in the slots. Tusq XL offers better tuning stability especially when using a tremolo or bending strings. Tusq XL also has more of a midrange boost as compared to Tusq.
Dimensions:
  • Length - 1.730 in. (43.94mm)
  • Width - 0.239 in. (6.08mm)
  • Height - 0.357 in. (9.08mm)
  • E to E - 1.344 in. (34.14mm)
  • Radius - 15 in.
$12.71
Nut - Tusq XL, Pre-slotted, for Precision Bass
The PQL-1204-00 is the perfect option to upgrade the nut on your Fender Precision style Bass guitar. It is pre-slotted making installation quick and simple.
This nut is made of Tusq XL, the same material as standard Tusq but impregnated with PTFE. The lubrication from the PTFE prevents strings from binding in the slots. Tusq XL offers better tuning stability especially when using a tremolo or bending strings. Tusq XL also has more of a midrange boost as compared to Tusq.
Dimensions:
  • Length - 1.65 in. (41.91mm)
  • Width - 0.125 in. (3.17mm)
  • Height - 0.187 in. (4.75mm)
  • E to G - 1.25 in. (31.75mm)
$12.71