Tools

Fret Files - for Filing Fret Crowns
Solid steel crowning files with dual cutting edges for precision fret crowning. These should be in any luthier’s tool kit!
• Soft rubber coating on the handle
• Double sided (both sides are the same size)
• 4-3/16” cutting surface
• Available in three sizes to cover most fret sizes (small,medium,large)
Starting at $28.95 Nut Files - Double Edge, for Electric Guitars, 3 Sizes Double edge nut files featuring popular electric guitar gauges specially designed for slotting nuts. This set of three files will cover the work of six and cuts a smooth round bottom slot. Always try and use a file gauge that’s not more than a couple thousandths larger than the gauge of string you are using. Smaller files can be used to create wider slots by using a side-to-side movement while cutting. • 4” cutting edge • 6 gauges: .010"/ .026-.013"/ .036"-.017"/ .046" • Set of 3 files • Made In Japan$60.95
Nut Files - Double Edge, for Bass Guitars, 3 Sizes
Double edge nut files featuring popular bass guitar gauges specially designed for slotting nuts. This set of three files will cover the work of six and cuts a smooth round bottom slot.
Always try and use a file gauge that’s not more than a couple thousandths larger than the gauge of string you are using. Smaller files can be used to create wider slots by using a side-to-side movement while cutting.
• 4” cutting edge
• 6 gauges: .045" / .085"- .065" / .105"- .075" / .130"
• Set of 3 files
$67.00 Nut File - Edge-Cut Edge cut nut files in popular gauges specially designed for slotting nuts. These files cut a smooth, round bottom slot. Also great for slotting tune-o-matic bridge saddles! Always try and use a file gauge that’s not more than a couple thousandths larger than the gauge of string you are using. Smaller files can be used to create wider slots by using a side-to-side movement while cutting. • 4-1/2” cutting edge • Double sided (both sides are the same gauge) • 10 gauges available • Sold individually* • Made In Japan *See S-T213-SET for a set of all 10 sizes. Starting at$11.50
Fret File - Diamond
Diamond fret file with offset shape for more comfortable fret dressing and improved clearance over the guitar body at high frets. Both full length concave filing grooves (for medium and wide fretwire) uniformly coated with micro industrial diamond particle.
Starting at $66.95 Nut File - Edge-Cut, 10 Sizes Edge cut nut files in popular gauges specially designed for slotting nuts. These files cut a smooth, round bottom slot. Also great for slotting tune-o-matic bridge saddles! Always try and use a file gauge that’s not more than a couple thousandths larger than the gauge of string you are using. Smaller files can be used to create wider slots by using a side-to-side movement while cutting. • 4-1/2” cutting edge • Double sided (both sides are the same gauge) • Set of 10 files • Made In Japan Set contains one of each size: • 0.010" • 0.013" • 0.016" • 0.024" • 0.028" • 0.032" • 0.036" • 0.042" • 0.046" • 0.056"$119.95
Fret File - for Fret Leveling
For filing straight across multiple frets to ensure that they are level.
$17.75 Saddle File - for Acoustic Guitar Saddle Slots File for use in filing the saddle of acoustic guitars. Available in 2mm or 3mm options.$12.75
Nut Files - Double Edge, for Classical Guitars, 3 Sizes
Double edge nut files featuring popular classical guitar gauges specially designed for slotting nuts. This set of three files will cover the work of six and cuts a smooth round bottom slot. Always try and use a file gauge that’s not more than a couple thousandths larger than the gauge of string you are using. Smaller files can be used to create wider slots by using a side-to-side movement while cutting.
• 4” cutting edge
• 6 gauges: .030" / .038"- .032" / .042"- .035" / .046"
• Set of 3 files
$62.95 Fret File - for Filing Fret Ends Made in Japan. File specially designed for fret end work. Used for rounding fret ends and deburring. Size small = 1 mm for small frets. Size medium = 2 mm for medium frets. Size large= 3 mm for large frets.$34.25
File Set - for Nut And Saddle Shaping
Set of files for control over shaping nuts and saddles.
$57.00 File Set - Standard Super Fine, 5 Types Super fine set of files for ultra-fine file work. Swiss Model. 200 mm in length Includes: • (1) flat • (1) half round • (1) round • (1) square • (1) three square (i.e. triangular)$52.25
File Set - Standard Fine, 5 Types
Set of fine files for precise file work, 2nd cut. Made in Japan. 190 mm in length. Includes:
• (1) flat
• (1) half round
• (1) round
• (1) square
• (1) three square (i.e. triangular)
$33.35 File Set - Standard Diamond, 5 Types Set of diamond files for file work with extremely hard materials. 140 mm in length. Includes: • (1) flat • (1) half round • (1) round • (1) square • (1) three square (i.e. triangular)$15.20
Chemical Polishing File - Flat
CP files have special file tooth pattern and it keeps file clean without clogging. Easy to control and fast to file clean with light strokes.
Starting at $18.15 Chemical Polishing File - Half-Round CP files have special file toothpattern and it keeps file clean without clogging. Easy to control and fast to file clean with light strokes. Starting at$21.50
Fret File - #600, 3-in-1 Diamond, for Crowns
3 different, (small, medium, large) radiuses in one file. 130mm file length, 230mm total.
$104.95 File Set - for Acoustic Guitars, 3 Sizes Double edge nut files featuring popular acoustic guitar gauges specially designed for slotting nuts. This set of three files will cover the work of six and cuts a smooth round bottom slot. Always try and use a file gauge that’s not more than a couple thousandths larger than the gauge of string you are using. Smaller files can be used to create wider slots by using a side-to-side movement while cutting. • 4” cutting edge • 6 gauges: .016"/.042"- .026"/.050" -.036"/.055" • Set of 3 files • Made In Japan$59.95
File - Diamond, for Frets, Straight
Double sided diamond fret file.
Easily the best choice for fret crowning, diamond files cut in two directions(push and pull) rather than one with no chatter giving you a smoother fret after the crowning process
File cutting surface is impregnated with diamonds to give you a smooth cut with long lasting durability.
• Made of solid steel with diamond cutting surface.
• Soft rubber coating on the handle
• 5-3/4” cutting surface
• Double sided to cover different fret sizes
• Available in 150 and 300 grit coatings
$62.95 Fret Leveling File - Diamond, #600, Wooden Grip 600 grit diamond fret leveling file used for leveling frets and beveling fret ends. Comfortable wooden handle.$120.00
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