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INSTRUMENT MAINTENANCE

Restring

Standard Guitar or Bass – $20

12-String Guitar – $25

Mandolin or Banjo – $25

Locking Tremolo – $30

Nylon String – $30

Setup

All setups include restring. Learn more about Setups: Here

Standard Guitar or Bass Setup* – $55

12 String Guitar Setup* – $65

Mandolin Setup* – $65

Locking Tremolo Setup* – $75

Banjo Setup* – $75

*subtract $10 when combined with approved additional service

General Maintenance

Sticker Removal – $10 & Up

Clean Extremely Dirty Instrument – +$20 & Up

Humidify Instrument – $12.50 per week

NUTS & SADDLES

Nuts

Fill and recut Nut Slot – $10
(First included with setup)

Fit Pre-slotted String Nut  – $40*
(I.E. Graphtech or Earvana nut)

Fabricate String Nut  – $90*
(Materials Available: Bone, Graphite, Tusq, Etc.)

Fabricate 12 string or Mandolin Nut – $120*

Buzz Feiten Retrofit – $140 and up
(We are an authorized Buzz Feiten Tuning System retrofitter)

Difficult Removal of Old Nut – +$20

* discounted setup or restring available for additional fee

Acoustic Saddles

Fit Pre-made Saddle – $30
(I.E. Graph-tech)

Fabricate Saddle – $75
(Materials Available: Bone, Micarta, Tusq, Etc.)

* discounted setup or restring available for additional fee

Electric Saddles

Seized Hardware – $15 & Up
(Free, Clean, and Lubricate Rusty screws and Bolts)

Saddle Replacement (single) – $10

Saddle Replacement (set of 6) – $30

ELECTRONICS

Electronic Repair

Clean Electronics* – $10

Output Jack Replacement* – $25

Wiring Repair* – $25
(Re-soldering 1-3 loose wires)

Potentiometer Installation* – $30

Switching Potentiometer Installation* – $40
(I.E. Push/Pull Pot for coil splits or series/parallel wiring)

Pickup Selector Switch* – $40

Shield Control Cavities – $75

Rout Body for electronics – $75 & up
(I.E. battery boxes, widening pickup cavities, etc.)

Complete Rewire* – $125-200

Troubleshoot Wiring Issues – Hourly Rate Applies

* hollow body instruments may be subject to additional fee

Pickup Repairs

Wax Potting of pickup – $20*

Replace single coil pickup leads – $20*

Swap humbucker magnet or reverse polarity – $30*

Replace humbucker pickup leads – $35*
(I.E. convert to 4 conductor or braided cable)

Rewind – $60+ per coil*

* plus pickup removal/reinstallation fee if required

Electric Guitar Pickups

Single Pickup Installation – $50

Multiple Pickup Installation – $75

EMG installation – $100 & up
(convert guitar for EMG solderless pickups and control system. Price includes installation of (1) pickup, (1) Volume, (1) tone, output jack, and battery. Additional charges for added components.)

* discounted setup or restring available for additional fee

** hollow body instruments may be subject to additional fee

*** additional fee if routing required. (see “electronic repair”)

Acoustic Guitar Pickups

Sound Hole Pickup – $60
(Includes mounting pickup and reaming/installing endpin jack)

Sound Board Pickup – $75
(I.E. K&K Pure Mini, or L.R. Baggs Lyric)

Under Saddle Pickup – $100
(I.E. Fishman Matrix Infinity, or L.R. Baggs Anthem)

Side Mounted Preamp – $200
(I.E. Fishman Presys or Prefix systems)

* discounted setup or restring available for additional fee

 

HARDWARE CUSTOMIZATION

Strap Buttons

Strap Button Installation – $15

Strap Lock Installation – $20
(I.E. Dunlop or Schaller)

Dowel and Repilot – $30
(fix stripped strap button hole)

Pickguard Installation

Pickguard Installation (No Electronics) – $20
(I.E. Les Paul Pickguard, Acoustic Pickguard)

Pickguard Installation (With Electronics) – $40
(I.E. Stratocaster Pickguard. Includes removing components from original and transfer to new)

Pickguard Fabrication – Hourly Rate Applies

Tuning Machines

Tuning Machine Repair – $10

Single Tuning Machine Install – $10

Tuning Machine Set Install (Direct fit) – $25

Ream Headstock to Accept New Tuners – add $35
(Required with some instruments/tuner styles)

* discounted setup or restring available for additional fee

Bridges, Tremolos, and Tailpieces

“Tremolo stop” installation – $20*

Bigsby installation – $65*

Mount bridge/tremolo (direct replacement)  – $25

Install bridge/tremolo (non direct fit) $105+
(Includes plugging/drilling holes)

*setup strongly recommended at additional fee

NECKS & FRET WORK

Fret Filing

Re-Seat Loose Fret – $10 each

File and Round Sharp Fret Ends – $35

Fret Level, Crown, and Polish* – $95

Fret Level, Crown, and Polish (Stainless Steel)* – $125

* discounted setup or restring available for additional fee

Re-Fretting

Partial Re-fret – $250 and up
(Replace only worn frets typically 1-7. Popular with acoustic guitars)

Full Re-Fret Unbound Fingerboard – $375
(rosewood or ebony Fingerboard)

Full Re-Fret Unbound Fingerboard – $400
(Laquered maple fingerboard. refinishing may be required for additional fee)

Full Re-Fret Bound Fingerboard – $425

 

(All services Include: Level, Crown, and Polish, and Setup.)
(New string nut may be required at additional charge)
* Stainless steel frets add 30% surcharge

Other Neck Work

Mount Neck (no drilling) – $40

Install Neck (drilling required) – $65

Scallop Fretboard – $20 per fret

Fretless Conversion – $400 and up
(turn fretted bass into fretless)

STRUCTURAL REPAIR

Crack Repairs & Broken Headstocks

Headstock Re-glue (Headstock Attached) – $100

Headstock Re-glue (Headstock Off) – $150 & up

Crack Repair 1″ to 3″ – $75

Crack Repair 4″ to 6″ – $100

Crack Repair over 6″ – Must Quote

* discounted setup or restring available for additional fee

Other Structural Repairs

Bracing Reglue* – $30 per brace

Bridge Lift* – $150 and up

Taylor NT Neck Reset (includes setup) – $100

Traditional “Set Neck” Reset – Must Quote

Binding Reglue or Repair – Must Quote

Fingerboard Cracks / Separations – Must Quote

 

* discounted setup or restring available for additional fee

Paint and Touch Up

Drop Fill – $75 & up

“Touch Up”  – $150 & Up
(airbrush laquer finish)

Refinish Fingerboard Hand Rubbed – $50

Refinish Fingerboard Glossy – $150

Other Finish Work – must quote

 

Minimum Bench Fee – $25

Hourly Rate – $75 Per Hour

RUSH SERVICE AVAILABLE FOR SOME SERVICES, 50% SURCHARGE

Parts and strings available for additional fee

(all prices are subject to change – prices shown before local tax)

* Instruments must be dropped off with a case or gig bag

Our guitar repair pricing is among the best around.  Above are only some of our most commonly requested prices.  If you don’t see what you are looking for, make sure to Contact Us for a custom quote. Are you shopping for someone else? Gift certificates are available in store or online.

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