Luthier Parts & Tools
Nut - replacement for Switchcraft, Deep Thread, KnurledDeep thread nut for use with Switchcraft switches. Used on some models of Gibson® guitars and other brands where the threading of the switch isn’t able to protrude through the body enough. Switchcraft toggles come stock with a flat washer and thicker bodied guitars with carved tops or Les Paul guitars with a selector ring require a nut with longer reach. These nuts will attach your switch to the nut through the body with no issues.
- Fits genuine Switchcraft switches
- Available in gold or nickel finish
- Sold individually
Starting at $2.15
Switch - 3-Way lever for Telecaster
Oak 3 way lever switch for Tele® Standard U.S. size. Fits 1/16" x 1-1/16" slot.1-5/8" center to center screw spacing. 1-3/8" cavity depth. The importance of the “right” feel required by guitarists has resulted in a continually designed and developed lever switch, providing a superior product. For over three decades, these lever switches have been tested and refined to meet the needs and desires of guitar players all over the world. Patented “T” slugs secure solder-lug clips to the stator. Mounting screws included.
¼" Jack - Switchcraft, Stereo, double open circuit, deep panel
Type 152B. ¼" Female Stereo Input Jack 3-conductor. Thick panel-mount jack with cable clamp. Brass finish.
Potentiometer - Tocos, RV24, Audio, 10%, 6mm Shaft
Tokyo Cosmos aka TOCOS is known worldwide for their high quality potentiometers. The RV24 Series is a 24mm military-style carbon element potentiometer with a tolerance of 10%. The RV24 Series has been praised by both guitar and hifi amp builders for their performance and reliability. If you are looking for a top quality pot with a great feel, look no further than Tocos. Each audio taper potentiometer includes a nut, flush washer, and lock washer.
- 24mm diameter, single-turn potentiometers
- Carbon film element
- Metal shaft and bushing
- Panel mount
- Ear-lug solder terminals
- 6mm diameter slotted-end solid shaft
- 10mm bushing length
- 10mm shaft length (extended past bushing)
- Audio Taper
Starting at $8.30
Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, DPDT, 3 Position
Genuine Carling DPDT 3 Position Mini Toggle, Round Bat, Solder Lugs
- DPDT ( Double Pole/ Double Throw) switch
- 0.354" bushing length
- 0.409” bat length
- ¼" chassis hole diameter
- Solder terminals
Starting at $3.65
Wood Screw - #3 x 1-3/8”, Phillips, Round Head
Original, made in USA, #3 x 1-3/8” wood screws. These premium screws are nickel plated and are perfect for pickups that are directly mounted to the guitar body such as P-90 and Thunderbird pickups.
End Buttons / Pins - Grover, for quick-release Strap locksReplacement End Pins for Grover Quick-Release strap locks. These extra end pins can be mounted on all guitars making it possible to use just one strap! Smooth, polished parts will not damage or mark up
Package of 2
Starting at $3.00
Potentiometer - Bourns, Linear, Knurled Shaft, Mini
Bourns Mini Linear Taper Guitar pots. Mini Carbon Element, Split Shaft, Solder Lugs.
- 17mm Body Diameter
- ¼ watt
- 300° rotation
- ¼" Knurled 18-Spline Split Shaft
- ⅜" Bushing Length
- Tolerance: ±20 %
- Maximum Operating Voltage: 200V
Starting at $2.80
Wire - Bus, 20 AWG, Tinned Copper
Sold by the footSolid tinned copper bus wire. Great for point to point builds, guitar electronics wiring, or any situation where insulated wire is not required. 105°C temperature rating, 600V. Sold by the foot. For 100ft spools, please see S-W428X.
Switch - Switchcraft, Pickup Selector, for Gibson® StraightSwitchcraft 3 position Pickup Selector, Replacement for Gibson Straight-Type. As found on LP style solid body guitars.
Starting at $18.95
Knob - Gotoh, Dome, set screw, knurled for grip, 1/4” Solid Shaft¼” (6.35mm) solid shaft versions of Gotoh’s dome knobs. These premium knobs feature a diamond pattern knurl, a high quality finish and a matching set screw. For the 6mm solid shaft versions, see P-K250X
Starting at $6.50
Machine Screw - 3-48 x 1”, Phillips, Pan HeadOriginal, made in USA, 3-48 x 1” machine screws. These premium screws are perfect for mounting humbucker pickups that need a shorter screw.
Switch Accessory - Mini Toggle CapsRubber caps / switch tips for mini toggle switches in a variety of colors. These are made for standard sized toggle bats.
Starting at $0.50
Potentiometer - Bourns, Dual MN Taper, Knurled Shaft
Dual MN taper blend-balance with center detent. Split shaft. 17 mm body diameter. ¼" watt, 300° rotation. ¼" shaft diameter. Solder lugs. 3/8" bushing.
Tremolo Stopper - Brass Block, Hex Screw, Allen Key
Brass tremolo stopper. Used as a floating bridge stop for Fender and Floyd Rose style tremolo systems. Prevents inadvertent vibrato effects produced by resting the picking hand over the bridge while playing. Allows for down-bends and prevents up-bends for a stabilized return of the whammy bar. Allen screw can be easily reversed to allow for a floating bridge setup again. Includes: (1) brass block (1.05" L x .39" W x .49" H) (1) allen key, 2 mm (1) allen screw (M4 x .70 thread, 20 mm length) (1) hex nut (M4 x .70 thread) (2) countersunk mounting screws (10 mm length)
Nut - Dress Nut, Threaded Through, For Mini Toggle Switches
Threaded through dress nuts for use with mini toggle switches. Unlike the other versions of this dress nut, this nut is not capped allowing the nut to thread past the top of the switch’s bushing. The uncapped top can be useful where internal depth is an issue such as parallel PCB mounting. These plated dress nuts feature a chamfered edge for a professional look and work on any 1/4-40 UNS threaded bushing. Two sides are flatted for use with a tool when fastening.
Wire Sleeving - Spaghetti, Old-Style, 11 AWG11 AWG White fiberglass sleeving is varnished and closely resembles early style spaghetti. 20 AWG available with part number S-M436W. This is a coated fiberglass sleeving made by applying a proprietary blend of acrylic polymers to a closely woven electrical grade fiberglass substrate. This sleeving has excellent electrical, chemical and oil resistance properties, excellent heat stability and flexibility for ease of push-up and recovery. It exhibits excellent resistance to oils, acids and alkalis and solvents.
Sold by the foot
Starting at $0.75
Switch - Switchcraft, Slide, DPTT, 3-Position
Genuine Switchcraft® DPTT 3-position slide switch for use on Mustang and Duosonic style guitars. This switch can be wired to operate in either On/Off/On or On/On/On configurations. Upgrade cheap or malfunctioning switches with these high quality replacements.
- Recommended .75 control cavity depth
- 1.406” center-to-center mounting hole spacing
- #4-40 screws recommended for mounting
- Screws not included
Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, DPDT, 2-Position, PC Pins
0.354" bushing length. 2-Position On/On. ¼" mounting hole diameter. Double pole/Double throw (DPDT). PC mount pins.
Switch - Carling, Mini Toggle, DPDT, 3 Position, Lugs, Short Bat
Carling mini-toggle switch, DPDT, 3 position, ¼" mounting hole diameter, 0.354" bushing length.
- 0.354" bushing length
- ¼" mounting hole diameter
- Double pole/Double throw (DPDT)
- Solder lugs
Starting at $4.75
Switch - Les Paul 3 Position, US Retro-Fit, silver baseLP/PRS style 3 position pickup selector switch. M3.5 x 0.60 switch cap threading.
Cap Colors Available:
Starting at $7.95
Wire - Weico, 24AWG Stranded, Top Coat Pre-Tinned, 300V, 50 feetHigh quality 24AWG wire from Weico featuring a topcoat of solder over the strands. This wire is pre-tinned in the sense that a coating of solder is already applied, bonding the individual strands together so no additional tinning is required. This wire is ready to go as soon as it is cut and stripped making assembly that much easier. Rated at 300V and offered in a variety of colors, this wire is a great option for a variety of different projects.
Starting at $8.50
Potentiometer - Alpha, Reverse Audio, ⅜" Bushing
Standard fit for most vintage American made tube amps.
Switch - 5-Way lever for Stratocaster
Oak® single wafer 5 way lever switch.Standard U.S. size. Fits 1/16" x 1-1/16" slot. 1-5/8" center to center screw spacing. 1-3/8" cavity depth. The importance of the “right” feel required by guitarists has resulted in a continually designed and developed lever switch, providing a superior product. For over three decades, these lever switches have been tested and refined to meet the needs and desires of guitar players all over the world. Patented “T” slugs secure solder-lug clips to the stator. Mounting screws included.