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Guitar Repair Prices

       

Note:

A price list for repair work is only a rough estimate.

This list is here to give you some rough ideas about what your repair may cost.


For a more accurate estimate we need to see the actual instrument and the work that needs to be done.

GENERAL REPAIR RATES


HOURLY LABOR CHARGE.........$40


RESTRING AND TUNE........$10 - 20

INSTALL STRAP BUTTON...........$5

MINIMUM CHARGE....................$5

WRITTEN APPRAISAL...............$25





ADJUSTMENTS AND SET UPS


ACOUSTIC BASIC....................$25

ELECTRIC BASIC.....................$30

FLOATING TREMOLO........ADD $10

ADJUST TRUSS ROD ........$10 - 20

NEW NUT (Acoustic/Electric)......$35

NEW SADDLE (Acoustic).........$30




ELECTRICAL WORK/PICKUPS


ACOUSTIC PICKUP: $30 - 40

​ELECTRIC PICKUP: $25 (first)

$15.00 (additional)

(with Routing: $50 - 100)

​REPLACE SWITCH/POTS: $20 (first)

$10 (additional)


FINISH WORK
 
TOUCH - UPS.........BY ESTIMATE
FINISH - BOLT ON BODY.......$225 - 300
FINISH - BOLT ON NECK.......$100 - 150
CUSTOM COLORS...............ADD $50
AGING OR ANTIQUING..........ADD $50
STRIP & PREP FOR RE-FINISH..$75 - 100
FINISH - NECK THROUGH.......$350 - 400
FINISH - ACOUSTIC...........$500 -750

GLUE JOBS - CRACKS


TOP OR BACK........$20 - 30 each

RIB.......................$30 - 40 each

PEGHEAD....$50 - 200 (Really varies)

BRACES.................$20 - 30 each

RESET NECK.....................$150 - 250


ACOUSTIC BRIDGES


REGLUE...................$50 - 75

MAKE NEW BRIDGE.........$100 - 200

FLATTEN TOP...............$100 - 200


FRETS


DRESS (INCLUDES SETUP)......$75 - 85

RE-FRET.............................$165 - 185

BOUND FINGERBOARD...........ADD $50

MAPLE FINGERBOARD............ADD $50