# Tools

Soldering Iron Tip - Weller, hollow core, single flat / sloped type, ET Series
Genuine Weller single flat style tips for use with all ET Series compatible soldering irons. The single flat style is versatile tip style that works great in situation where precision is required as well as situations where heat needs to be spread efficiently. These tips are an excellent choice for use with the S-TWE1010 soldering station.
• Sensor hole in the base of tip is fitted with a stainless steel liner
• Prevents the tip from seizing to the sensor
$5.45 Soldering iron station - Weller, WE 1010, 70W, digital display The Weller WE1010 is an excellent soldering station for professional use and beginner hobbyists alike. With increased power and stability, the WE1010 is an upgrade in many ways for users of the WES51 and WTCPT soldering stations.$135.92
Solder station - Weller, WLC100, 40 watts
40 Watts Soldering Station for Hobbyist and DIYer
• Input Voltage: 120
• Output Voltage: 120
• Power Consumption: 5 - 40 watts
• Temperature Range: 900ºF max
• On/Off switch with "power-on" indicator light
• Variable control produces 5 to 40 watts
• Natural sponge tip cleaning pad
• Ideal for hobbyist, DIYers and students
• Includes 1/8" screwdriver tip
• UL listed
$65.95 Precision Router Base - Support for Dremel Tool A stable and versatile way to support your Dremel tool. This precision router 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.$49.95
StripBoard - Single Sided, 6.30” x 3.94”
ST3U StripBoard is a prototyping circuit board with a standard long strip pattern. Tracks run the length of the board. The long tracks are convenient for power and ground rails, and for signal buses. Strips can be cut as needed to make smaller tracks and circuit pads. It has 0.1" hole spacing for DIP integrated circuits and headers and other parts. It has higher quality than traditional stripboard. The holes are drilled, not punched. The base material is high-quality FR4 glass epoxy board. It has better stability and moisture resistance than boards using phenolic or SRBP (synthetic resin bonded paper), which can warp with exposure to humidity. Features
• Standard stripboard pattern, with tracks running the length of the board.
• Single-sided high-quality FR4 glass-epoxy circuit board.
• 1oz/ft2 copper with an anti-tarnish coating for easy soldering.
$9.95 Fret Slotting Miter Box - for guiding fret saws Use this Fret Slotting Miter Box to accurately cut fret slots with a fretting handsaw. The ball-bearing guides make sawing easier and faster; they hold your fret saw perpendicular to the fingerboard and can be adjusted to match the blade precisely. You can quickly slot any board up to 3"" (76.2mm) wide, with adjustable depth of cut for any fret wire. You always have an unobstructed view of your work. Made of rugged aluminum and 12" (304.8mm) long, this miter box has convenient mounting holes for firm attachment to your workbench, the mounting screws and spanners are included. Instructions also included.$135.00
Fret File - for leveling across multiple frets
For filing straight across multiple frets to ensure that they are level.
$17.75 Radius Gauges - 2 Gauges for 8 Radiuses Package of 2 Solid, high quality stainless steel radius gauges. Use during fingerboard/fret shaping to accurately measure your progress and eliminate mistakes. Can also be used when shaping a nut/saddle or when setting string radius at the bridge. Great for working on compound radius necks. This is an essential tool for a luthier/tech’s bench. • Gauge 1 has 7.25", 9.5", 10", and 12" radiuses • Gauge 2 has 14", 15", 16", and 20" radiuses • Set of 2$14.00
Tech Kit - CruzTOOLS GrooveTech, for Guitar Player
Guitar players may know a little about truss rods and action, but few actually attempt adjustment. That's a shame, because a good setup will improve your performance. The GrooveTech provides everything you need to work on your guitar, plus an Easy Setup Guide that takes the mystery out of the process. Eleven hex keys are color-coded gold for metric and black for inch sizes, and long pattern for easy access. All truss rod sizes are ball end. Also included is a thickness gauge, ruler, capo, cutters, string winder, and 6-in-1 screwdriver.
$59.95 Fret Saw - Standard Model, for cutting fret slots Standard fret slot cutting saw with 0.50/0.60 mm pitch. Made in Japan. Overall length = 324 mm (12 ¾”) Cutting Length = 115 mm (4 ½”) Blade Depth = 30 mm (1 3/16”)$24.95
Caliper - Digital, highly-accurate for luthiers
This Luthier's Digital Caliper has a custom jaw notch for accurately measuring fretwire crown height (the height above the fretboard). This is essential for comparing new wire to original wire. And there's a notch on the depth gauge to measure fret height on the instrument.
• Measures fret height before AND after fret installation
• Accurate readouts in inches or millimeters
• A must for all precision guitar work
$44.95 Wrench - Cruz Tools, Soundhole Truss Rod Cruz Tools GrooveTech soundhole truss rod wrench for acoustic guitars. Acoustic guitar truss rods need adjustment just like electrics, but manufacturers sure don't make it easy. Access is typically through the sound hole, sometimes through a brace to an unseen nuts. These wrenches allow quick access to nuts on most makes and models of acoustics, with a precision ball-end tip for easy fit, extra length on both segments of the blade, and an oversized handle for confidence when making adjustments. Professional-grade.$12.95
StripBoard - Single Sided, 3.94” x 3.15”, Mounting Holes
ST2 StripBoard is a prototyping circuit board with a standard long strip pattern. Tracks run the length of the board. The long tracks are convenient for power and ground rails, and for signal buses. Strips can be cut as needed to make smaller tracks and circuit pads. It has 0.1" hole spacing for DIP integrated circuits and headers and other parts. ST2 has higher quality than traditional stripboard. The holes are drilled, not punched. The base material is high-quality FR4 glass epoxy board. It has better stability and moisture resistance than boards using phenolic or SRBP (synthetic resin bonded paper), which can warp with exposure to humidity. Features
• Standard stripboard pattern, with tracks running the length of the board.
• Single-sided high-quality FR4 glass-epoxy circuit board.
• 1oz/ft2 copper with an anti-tarnish coating for easy soldering.
$5.50 Soldering Iron Tip - Weller, hollow core, long screwdriver type, ET Series Genuine Weller long screw driver (chisel) style tips for use with all ET Series compatible soldering irons. The long screwdriver style is great in situations where additional length is required or for narrow places. These tips are an excellent choice for use with the S-TWE1010 soldering station.$5.45
Soldering iron tip - Weller, hollow core, 1.6mm, narrow screwdriver, ET Series
Genuine Weller narrow screw driver (chisel) style tips for use with all ET Series compatible soldering irons. The narrow screwdriver style is great for soldering in hard to reach and narrow spots. These tips are an excellent choice for use with the S-TWE1010 soldering station.
• Sensor hole in the base of tip is fitted with a stainless steel liner
• Prevents the tip from seizing to the sensor
$5.45 Needle Nose Pliers - Xcelite, 6", long Extra long nose, Serrated jaws, Green cushion grips Product Features: • Long needle nose pliers • Extra long nose • Features serrated jaws • Features green cushion grips$38.45
Soldering Iron - Weller SPG80L, 80 watts
The Weller SPG80L is a heavy duty 80 Watt soldering iron. It is ideal for soldering chassis connections in classic amps such as can capacitors and can be used in many other applications. This soldering iron has an indicator light that shows when the iron is turned on for safe use. The barrel is stainless steel and the rugged tip is replaceable. The impact resistant handle remains cool when in use. Features:
• 900°F tip temperature suitable for chassis soldering and other heavy duty applications
• Indicator light to show when the iron is on
• 3/8” chisel tip
• 6 foot power cord
• Metal stand included
$44.95 Scraper Set - 120mm x 44mm, Standard Set of 2 Package of 2 Luthier tool, set of 2 scrapers for wood working. 0.4mm thickness.$11.50
Neck Cradle - Dunlop, Maintenance Station
The self-aligning cradle rotates to provide full support to the back or front of the neck for increased stability during repairs or maintenance work.
$27.65 Flashlight - Dunlop, System 65 gig, adjustable brightness The Dunlop System 65 Gig Light is a high lumen, road ready flashlight. At 3.7” in length it easily fits in a gig bag or pocket and can be safely secured with its metal belt clip. This flash light has three different modes that can be accessed by lightly tapping the power switch: high beam, low beam, and strobe. The beam can also be focused by adjusting the lens providing up to 100 yards of visible light with a tight focus. This waterproof flashlight runs on a single AA battery which is included.$9.95
Pliers - Xcelite, 60 degree curved nose
Xcelite Curved Nose Pliers, with 60° curved nose, and green cushion grips. Replacement spring is S-TCPS7
Product Features:
• Curved nose pliers
• Thin tip
• Features green cushion grips
• Features serrated jaws
$37.95 Saddle File - for Acoustic Guitar Saddle Slots File for use in filing the saddle of acoustic guitars. Available in 2mm or 3mm options.$12.75
Tool - Cruz Tools, Stagehand Compact Tech Kit
Our GrooveTech series kits are the ultimate for guitar and bass players, but weren't designed to be very portable. Our new Stagehand kit addresses this, with no loss in capability and at a modest price to boot! Central to the concept is a 19-piece magnetic bit set and screwdriver-style bit holder, with both inch and metric hex wrenches, screwdrivers, and sockets to handle virtually any make and model of guitar or bass. A capo and 15-blade thickness gauge with integrated ruler permit neck measurement, which is essential to proper truss rod adjustment.
$34.95 Truss Rod Driver - Cruz Tools, GrooveTech Vintage-style truss rod nuts have long, thin slots and are made of unhardened steel, so normal slotted screwdrivers will cause damage – as evidenced on many vintage guitars and basses. Cruz Tools developed two screwdrivers specifically for this application. Proper adjustment involves removal of the neck for full nut access, and our Standard Driver provides firm contact over the entire slot width for damage-free adjustment. The Cheater Driver™ allows quick minor adjustment without removing the neck. Both have oversized handles with extra-long shafts for a firm grip and easy access.$11.95