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.
Tuners - Gotoh, Compact 707 for Bass, chrome, 4-In-Line
Package of 4
Precision 20:1 gear ratio enclosed Bass Guitar tuners. With a 7/16"-diameter string posts and threaded hex bushings. They require a 9/16"-diameter peghole for installation. Featuring sealed lubricated, cast housings and metal knobs. Mounting screws are included. Mounting hardware included. For 4-string bass. 4 in a line.
$38.95
Tuners - Gotoh, Res-O-Lite, Enclosed Bass, chrome, 2 per side
Package of 4
These compact bass machine heads with threaded bushings for 9/16'' diameter peg holes. Gotoh's "Res-O-Lite" machine heads are extremely light weight, only 40 grams each, and made from aluminum alloy to make for a less heavy necked bass. Superior quality and precision made for even the most demanding players out there! Comes in 2+2 configuration and features a 20:1 Gear Ratio. Mounting hardware included.
$92.00
Tuners - Gotoh, Mini 510, 3 per side
Package of 6
Colors Available:
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
Tuners - Gotoh, GB10, for Bass, 4 In Line, Nickel
Package of 4
Gotoh’s GB10 bass tuners are a classic bass tuner set that can be found on many basses, new and old. These tuners are used on both vintage Fender® guitars and new production models sold today. Please check dimensions below for compatibility. The clover shape tuning keys, 20:1 gear ratio, Gotoh’s inner friction free ring, and a solid footprint mount make these a great option for any bass guitar. Mounting screws and press fit bushings are included with this set.
$62.21
Bridge - Gotoh Tune-o-matic-style, Locking, 510
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A unique modern Tune-o-matic style locking bridge. Mounts on Allen height-adjustable studs in threaded bushings. For solid body guitars. Hardware included.
Starting at $83.00
Tremolo Arm - Gotoh, B2, for GE101TS, chrome
Genuine Gotoh replacement tremolo arm for GE101TS
  • Chrome with black tip
  • #10-32 thread
$9.00
On Backorder
Tuners - Gotoh, for Pre-CBS Fender Bass, nickel, 4-in-a-line
Package of 4
The Gotoh® RES-O-LITE Series tuning machines are made to pre-CBS Fender® specs and mounting pattern. Their special lightweight alloy helps reduce headstock weight without sacrificing supreme tone. Vintage style set of 4 in line tuning machines. Mounting hardware included.
$105.00
On Backorder
Tuners - Gotoh, Midsize 510 Black Plastic, Chrome, 3 per side
Package of 6
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.
$90.00
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
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
Tuners - Gotoh, SD510, gold, round knobs, 3 per side
Package of 6
Machine heads without a sealed gear are criticized for not having the same smooth performance, efficiency and durability that sealed gear tuners have. The SD510 series solves these problems by combining “Rock-solid"™ technology and the post collar or: “self-center guide", found on enclosed gears in the base plate of the gear allowing the post to perfectly align itself with the bushing which attaches the gear to the headstock. The SD510 series uses a torque balancer to ensure steady rotation of the tuner button giving high quality sound performance as well as great functionality. Through it is use of the ideal materials selected for each component part you also obtain a far superior sound. 1:15 gear ratio.
$64.95
Tuners - Gotoh, Res-O-Lite, Vintage Style Bass, nickel, 4 in line
Package of 4
Direct Drop-in compact bass machine heads with threaded bushings for 9/16'' diameter peg holes. Gotoh's Res-O-Lite machine heads are extremely light weight (59.2 grams each) from aluminum alloy to make for a less neck heavy bass. Features a 26:1 Gear Ratio. 4 In Line config, fits many Standard American and Mexican basses. Also the key post can be removed and replaced on opposing side.Come in 4 on a side. Mounting hardware included.
$90.95
Tuners - Gotoh, Vintage-Style Locking, nickel, 3 per side
Package of 6
These Gotoh® Vintage Style locking tuners are a retrofit design to a vintage-sized peghole that maintains that classic look with no drilling or modification to your headstock. These are 3 per side individual tuners (not on a plate) just like the originals but with the Gotoh Magnum Lock system built into the string post. This set comes complete with 3 per side tuners. Mounting hardware included.
$41.00
String Guide - Gotoh, Modern Style, Staggered Set, Nickel
Package of 2
This set of string guides includes the Gotoh RG15 and RG30 for string retention with a staggered height. One guide has a height of 2.5mm and the other has a height of 5mm achieved by using different sized standoffs. These string guides are a modern style machined metal with improved tuning stability. Mounting screws are included. String guides are also referred to as string trees or string retainers.
$2.84
On Backorder
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
Knob - Gotoh, Dome, set screw, knurled for grip
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Fits .237" solid shaft pots. Set screw, .75" diameter, .73" height. Fits on Bourns miniature solid shaft pots.
$6.00
Tuners - Gotoh, SE700, gold, round knob, 3 per side
Package of 6
Set of 6 tuners - 3 per side with round knob. 1:15 gear ratio. Hardware included.
$77.68
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
Tuners - Gotoh, Locking Schaller-style Knob, chrome, 6-in-a-line
Package of 6
These super tuners are recognized as such around the world. The SG381 feature a 16:1 gear ratio and 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. These come with a metal keystone head and are perfect for your six inline setup. Mounting hardware included.
$41.00
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
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
Tuners - Gotoh, Vintage Keystone-style, 3-per-side
Package of 6
Colors Available:
Machine heads without a sealed gear are criticized for not having the same smooth performance, efficiency and durability that sealed gear tuners have. The SD series solves these problems by combining "Rock-solid" technology and the post collar or: "Self-Center Guide", found on enclosed gears in the base plate of the gear allowing the post to perfectly align itself with the bushing which attaches the gear to the headstock. The SD series uses a torque balancer to ensure steady rotation of the tuner button giving high quality sound performance as well as great functionality. Through its use of the ideal materials selected for each component part you also obtain a far superior sound. Mounting hardware included.
Starting at $29.95
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, 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