This includes the changing, stretching and tuning of new strings, cleaning & oiling the fretboard, clean & polish, tighten machine heads, cleaning the electronics.
- Acoustic & Electric Guitar and Bass - £20
- Locking Trems / 12 string - £25
Our most popular choice; A setup will fine tune your instrument so it plays just how you want it! Setups include everything above plus diagnostics, cleaning fret board & buffing frets, tightening hardware, adjusting nut slots, Adjust neck relief/truss rod adjustment, balancing tremolo, adjusting action, setting intonation, checking/cleaning electronics, balancing pick ups, detail and cleaning.
- Acoustic & Electric Guitar and Bass £50-70
- Locking Trems - £60-80
- Mandolins & Archtops (bridge fit) +£20
Bone Nuts & Saddles
One of the most common upgrades to a Guitar or Bass that will certainly improve it's sound. If they are even available, most over the counter replacements will not fit without work. We size, cut and polish each one to ensure the best fit and sound.
- Guitar & Bass Nut - £55
- Acoustic Guitar Saddle £55
- 12 String Nut - £65
- Long (Set) Saddle - from £65
Frets are an intricate and very important part of any instrument. The size and material will have a great impact on your sound and the feel of your guitar. A high quality job is imperative for both the playability of the guitar and the life of the frets. All our fretwork includes the cost of a full setup to ensure maximum service.
- Fret level and dress - £120
- Re-fret (no binding) - from £200
- Re-fret (binding) - from £250
It doesn't matter what kind of stringed instrument you have, the bridge is where they make contact with the body. It is one of the most important points of contact where much of the tone and sustain will develop. There are various types of upgrades available and should your instrument be in the unfortunate position of requiring repair then there are solutions.
- Fit Archtop bridge - from £40
- Remove, Re-fit & glue acoustic bridge - from £100
- Shape & fit new acoustic bridge - from £150
- Electric guitar bridge upgrade - from £50, plus new bridge
Accidents happen, and we can help with all sorts of headstock damage. I've had hundreds of distressed people over the years arrive with their instrument in pieces and leave with a smile on their face after collecting their repaired guitar, knowing it will have many years more faithful service. Repairs can cost as little as £60 but will need to be inspected in person to determine what will be necessary to get the job done right.