Luthier Parts & Tools

S-T-SOUNDHOLE-KIT Soundhole Kit - Router Base and Jig
This kit consists of the precision router base for Dremel tools along with the routing jig for soundhole & rosette. Kit includes:
  • S-T235
  • S-T256

The precision router base is a stable and versatile way to support your Dremel tool. This base is the best way to hold a Dremel for freehand routing, inlaying, widening fret slots, and more. Made of brass, aluminum and machined steel, it features precision cutting depth adjustment with large thumbwheels to eliminate guesswork.
  • Excellent control
  • Easy installation
  • Accurate freehand routing

Operation information for the precision router base: To install - simply unscrew the threaded collar on the nose of the Dremel and screw the Dremel directly into the Precision Router Base. Each turn of the large knurled thumbwheels adjusts your Dremel's cutting depth by .035"" (.889mm).
$99.65
S-CSLN10 Lubrication - Lizard Spit, Slick Nutz Slot Lube, 1 oz.
Nut slot graphite lubricant. Doesn't collect dust or absorb sound. Self drying, all natural, non-petroleum, non-toxic
$10.75
S-CMP19 Refill Pack for Ultimate Fret Polishing System - Lizard Spit
Package of 24
This pack includes 24 fresh fret polishing pads for use with the Lizard Spit Ultimate Fret Polishing System, S-CMP15.
$4.50
S-T249 Profiling Gauge - 150mm length, for duplicating shapes
150mm length. Used to record the shape of a surface, which can then be used to trace a copy onto another surface. Needles are held firmly, which makes them easy to shape, but they remain in place when using to trace.
$16.00
S-C215X Plastic Polish - Novus #3, heavy scratch remover
Removes scratches from acrylic surfaces; significantly reduces haziness. More abrasive than Novus #2 and is effective for deeper scratches. Treatment should be followed by Novus #2 to buff and polish surface.
Starting at $4.95
S-C654 Guitar Polish - Dunlop, Formula 65 polish and cleaner
Get rid of the gunk! If you want to keep your guitar or bass clean as a whistle and looking as good as possible then Dunlop Formula No. 65 Guitar Polish and Cleaner should always be close at hand! Formula No. 65 Polish and Cleaner removes wax build up, dirt, and grease while it polishes and protects the clear coat finish on your axe. This unique formulation will not build up making it perfect for musicians who clean their guitars after every use.
  • 4 oz. spray bottle
  • Polishes and protects
  • Will not build up
$5.65
S-T234 String Spreader - for fret work without unstringing
Package of 2
Those of us who don’t want to fully remove that new set of strings to do some quick spot work on the fret board or nut will love this simple yet effective tool. Simply loosen your strings and place the string spreaders underneath the guitar neck. Bring the strings off the neck and latch them underneath the spreader's ends to allow for quick and easy fret-board work without the need to unstring your instrument. These string spreaders will quickly become a must have in your toolbox!
  • Make room for cleaning, polishing or spot work on frets without removing strings
  • Made of brass with a soft, finish safe, rubber coating
$8.95
S-T208 Notched Straightedge - 16.5" x 1.5", Stainless Steel, Satin
The notched straight edge is a must have on any luthier’s bench for evaluating the straightness of your fret board while avoiding frets that may have seen better days.It’s made of satin stainless steel so cleaning off any markings made with a pencil is a breeze!
One side is marked Long Scale Guitar for use with Fender, Martin, Gibson long scale guitars plus others.
The opposite side is marked Short Scale Guitar for use with Gibson’s shorter scale as well as Dobro and PRS guitars plus others.
$29.95
S-T308 Wrench - Dunlop, System 65, Uni-wrench
The Dunlop System 65 Uni-Wrench is great tool for tightening and loosening any threaded nut on a guitar or bass. This includes pots, jacks, bridge posts, rounded knurled nuts on selector switches and more.
$11.95
S-T251 Neck Support - 2-Way, for guitar work
2-Way Neck Support for guitars. This natural wood, swing design neck support is great for any guitar shop front counter or repair bench and can be used for inspection or repairs of different sized guitars/basses with ease. No need for separate neck supports when switching between acoustic and electric guitars!
  • 2 way adjustable height is compatible with acoustic and electric guitars/basses
  • Large (15cmx15cm) square base keeps the guitar stable and steady during repair
  • Natural cork used at guitar contact points.
$55.00
S-C217X Plastic Polish - Novus #2, fine scratch remover
Removes fine scratches, abrasions and haziness from plastic surfaces. Great for plastic radio dial windows. For best results, follow with Novus No. 1 polish.
Starting at $4.45
S-C6582 String Cleaner - Dunlop, Ultraglide 65
Extend string life with Ultraglide 65!
Dunlop Ultraglide 65 String Cleaner and Conditioner is also known as “the squeak eliminator”. This is the #1 way to restore brilliance to your strings and increase string life. Ultraglide 65 conditions your strings with a silky smooth playing surface while shielding against tarnish and corrosion.
  • Protects against corrosion and tarnish
  • Increases string life
  • 2 oz applicator bottle
$4.15
S-T229-X Two-Way Sanding Block - for Fretboards
Two-way sanding block for radius fretboard sanding. There are two different radiuses on each block. Sandpaper not included.
Starting at $15.95
S-T227 Radius Gauges - 2 Gauges for 8 Radiuses
Package of 2
Solid, high quality stainless steel radius gauges. Use during fingerboard/fret shaping to accurately measure your progress and eliminate mistakes. Can also be used when shaping a nut/saddle or when setting string radius at the bridge. Great for working on compound radius necks. This is an essential tool for a luthier/tech’s bench.
  • Gauge 1 has 7.25", 9.5", 10", and 12" radiuses
  • Gauge 2 has 14", 15", 16", and 20" radiuses
  • Set of 2
$14.00
S-T253 Nut Slotting Gauge - Digital, luthier tool
Digital Nut Slotting Gauge. Accurately measure the guitar string height over the first fret with the digital version of this handy luthier’s tool. Display measurements in inches or mm with an accuracy of 0.0005” (0.01 mm). Includes one 1.5V alkaline button cell battery and miniature Philips head screwdriver.
$66.95
S-T206 Fret Puller - Narrow Jaws, for removing frets
A specialized tool for cleanly pulling out frets. The narrow jaws are designed specifically to allow for a clean grip on frets. The special flush ground 1/2" jaws can easily bite the frets without damaging the fretboard.
$7.95
S-C6504 Tech Kit - Dunlop, Guitar care products
Package of 3
Everything you need to properly clean and maintain your guitar’s fingerboard, finish, and strings! The Dunlop System 65 Guitar Tech Kit will help you keep your guitar feeling great and shining like a new nickel. Set includes the following:
  • Formula No. 65 cleaner/polish shines up your guitar’s body while eliminating any built up grime.
  • Fretboard 65 Ultimate Lemon Oil cleans and conditions your fretboard to protect against drying and cracking.
  • Ultraglide 65 String Cleaner/Conditioner cleans your strings and extends string life while eliminating string squeaks.
  • Also includes 2 microfiber cleaning cloths, a micro fine fret polishing cloth, and a string winder

Step up and give that grimy guitar a fresh start!
$20.50
S-T231-X Wood Carving File - Half-Round, anti-clog
High quality wood carving files with a special toothpattern designed to avoid clogs and self-clean as you file. These files are available in three different lengths to meet the needs of any project and feature a half round shape.
Starting at $21.50
S-T225-XG Fret Hammer - Twin Heads, for delicate work
Precision luthier hammer with wooden handle. Dual sided head has a steel end and a plastic end to allow for delicate work. Can be used for applications such as ensuring a proper fret fitting.
Starting at $19.50
S-T257 Fret Bender - for creating radius in or flattening Fret Wire
Multi-functional Fret Bender - bend or staighten either bulk fretwire or pre-cut short piece fret wire precisely and quickly! For bending fret wire, crank a length of fretwire through the fret bender, and it comes out curved and ready to install in a radiused fretboard. Get a perfect bend on enough wire for a whole guitar in just seconds. Precisely radiused fretwire makes your fretwork fast, accurate, and professional.
Can be mounted to a workbench by using the two 5/16” bolt holes.
$69.95
S-T203 String Spacing Ruler - Steel, for marking string locations
Get accurate string spacing without the use of complicated tools with this easy-to-use String Spacing Ruler. "Mark outer string locations with pencil lines (high and low E strings on guitars), usually about 1/8" in from fingerboard edges. Turn ruler over (use marked side). With wide spacing toward bass side, narrow spacing toward treble side, find group of marks (six for guitar) which best fit your two pencil lines. Use a razor knife or thin mechanical pencil to mark the string positions through the ruler's slots.
$19.95
S-CP65MF12 Microfiber Cloth - Dunlop, Platinum 65
Step up to the Platinum level of guitar finish care!
The Platinum 65 Polish Cloth is the perfect applicator for polishes and waxes. It's super soft, lint-free, and non-abrasive, so there's no need to worry about scratching up your guitar's finish. On top of that, this cloth's fibers grab dirt and grime from your instrument's surface, leaving behind a clean, streak-free shine.
For best results, wash before first use. Static electricity will dissipate naturally once cloth is removed from dryer.
$3.95
S-T235 Precision Router Base - Support for Dremel Tool
A stable and versatile way to support your Dremel tool. This precision router base is the best way to hold a Dremel for freehand routing, inlaying, widening fret slots, and more. Made of brass, aluminum and machined steel, it features precision cutting depth adjustment with large thumbwheels to eliminate guesswork.
$49.95
S-T260 Fret Press Caul - Converts Drill Press to Fret Press
Fret press caul. Perfect for converting your drill press or arbor press into a fret press. 3/8” shank. (Includes 2.5 mm hex key).
Used with radius inserts (S-T261) to press frets into guitar fret boards.
$34.95
Don't see what you're looking for? Send us your product suggestions!