Vintage Strings & Musical Instrument Co.
vintagestrings.com

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........$15 - 20

 INSTALL STRAP BUTTON..........$15

 MINIMUM CHARGE...................$15

 WRITTEN APPRAISAL...............$25


 ADJUSTMENTS AND SET UPS

 ACOUSTIC BASIC.....................$30

 ELECTRIC BASIC......................$35

 FLOATING TREMOLO........ADD $15

 ADJUST TRUSS ROD ........$15 - 20

 NEW NUT (Acoustic/Electric)....$45

 NEW SADDLE (Acoustic)..........$30




ELECTRICAL WORK/PICKUPS


ACOUSTIC PICKUP: $30 - 40

​ELECTRIC PICKUP: $35 (first)

$25.00 (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............$40 - 50 each

RIB...........................$50 - 70 each

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

BRACES.....................$40 - 50 each

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


ACOUSTIC BRIDGES


REGLUE.............................$60 - 85

MAKE NEW BRIDGE.........$150 - 250

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


FRETS


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

RE-FRET............................$175 - 235

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

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


gretsch-g6120t.jpg