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Repair Shop
To my valued customers -
I have moved my home guitar repair shop to Ijamsville, MD. I am in the process of selling my former location in Rockville, MD. I am still able to see customers there on a limited basis. I'd be happy to see you at either location by appointment.

My repair shop was originally located for 10 years at Guitar Center in Rockville, MD. Guitar Center continues to use me as a repair vendor and subcontractor.

Free estimates and same-day service on most repairs. See Contact Page for my shop's address and location map.

To schedule an appointment please call:
202-262-6539

24 hour emergency repair service available!

 

SETUPS
Setups can be done the same or next day. All setups include a 30 day warranty.

Basic Setup — $50 plus choice of strings
Electric, steel string, classical, 12-string, basses
Setups include truss rod, intonation and nut adjustment, cleaning and polishing frets and fretboard, tightening loose hardware, spraying and cleaning of electronics, pickup height adjustment, cleaning instrument

Strap Buttons Installed — $10
Nuts (made from blanks) — $45-$65
Saddles (made from blanks) — $40-$60
Tuner Replacements (entire set) — $35

ELECTRONICS
Pickup Installation and Replacement:
Humbuckers (2) — $75
Single coils — $40 each, $75 for set of 3
Bass (2) — $45-$120

Acoustic: Under saddle w/ preamp — $120
Repairs: Pot/jack replacements,
full rewires, custom wiring — $20 and up

FRETWORK
Level & Polish — $110
Fret polishing, leveling and crowning
Includes Basic Setup

Partial Refret — $60 and up
Includes basic setup and replacing damaged frets, generally in the first position

Full Refret — $225 and up
Maple, Rosewood, Ebony unbound fretboards
Includes Basic Setup
Bound Fretboards — $325

STRUCTURAL
Headstock Repairs — $40-$200
depending on severity

Bridge reglue — $50-$100
Includes Basic Setup

Nut replacement — $50-$80
depending on material choice and guitar
Includes Basic Setup

OTHER SERVICES
Hardware and tuner upgrades, cleaning and
restoration

Free estimates on finishing and re-finishing, neck resets, crack and major structural repairs (occasionally referred to colleagues)

 

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