# Tools

Soldering iron station - Weller, WE 1010, 70W, digital display
The Weller WE1010 is an excellent soldering station for professional use and beginner hobbyists alike. With increased power and stability, the WE1010 is an upgrade in many ways for users of the WES51 and WTCPT soldering stations.
$135.92 Fret Collars - Dunlop, System 65 Package of 2 The Dunlop System 65 Fret Collars include everything you need for a quick fret polish without the need for taping the entire neck. Two sizes of flexible steel collars are included, 0.125 and .080.$15.95
This stainless steel radius gauge can measure six different radiuses as well as fret crown heights and string action height. Overall size 210mm x 25mm
Includes
• 7.25"
• 9.5"
• 10"
• 12"
• 14"
• 16"
$16.00 Bulb - Solder Sucker Handheld suction type solder remover.$3.95
Guitar Setup Mat - Dunlop, System 65
Work on your guitars without the worry of scratching the finish. This thick neoprene mat measures 17 7/8” x 23 ¾”. The tight webbing on the surface ensures no marring and helps keep debris from sticking to the mat.
$14.95 Magnetic Parts Tray - Dunlop, System 65 Keep all of your parts in one place with this magnetic tray. 4” diameter across the top rim and 2.5” diameter on the base.$9.85
Soldering Iron - Weller SPG80L, 80 watts
The Weller SPG80L is a heavy duty 80 Watt soldering iron. It is ideal for soldering chassis connections in classic amps such as can capacitors and can be used in many other applications. This soldering iron has an indicator light that shows when the iron is turned on for safe use. The barrel is stainless steel and the rugged tip is replaceable. The impact resistant handle remains cool when in use. Features:
• 900°F tip temperature suitable for chassis soldering and other heavy duty applications
• Indicator light to show when the iron is on
• 3/8” chisel tip
• 6 foot power cord
• Metal stand included
$43.25 Fret Press - Handheld, 4 cauls Handheld fret press is a professional fretting tool that gives you finer control over the pressure needed to seat a fret into the slot - you can actually feel it seating! It eliminates complicated clamping setups, so your press-in fret jobs go faster. There's a self-leveling upper caul that adjusts easily to any neck. Used with radius inserts (S-T261) to press frets into guitar fret boards. This method is preferred by many as an alternative to hammering the frets in. Includes 4 interchangeable support cauls.$109.95
Adhesive - Bob Smith Industries, Insta-Cure Super Thin
Bob Smith Industries™ Insta-Cure™ Super Thin Cyanoacrylate. A must have for luthiers! Insta-Cure™ has a water-thin viscosity that wicks deep into joints by capillary action and cures in a matter of a few seconds (1-3 sec.). Surfaces to be bonded must be tight fitting (no visible gaps) and should be held together or clamped while you apply the CA around the edges of the seam. For glue applications with small gaps or looser fitting joints the higher viscosity Insta-Cure+™ is recommended.
• Water-thin consistency
• 1-3 second cure time
• For tight fitting applications
• Available in 1oz. and 2oz. sizes

WARNING: These products are eye and respiratory irritants. Product can bond skin instantly. Keep away from children!
Starting at $5.50 Fret Press Inserts - for Pressing Frets, Multiple Radiuses Fret press inserts. 2.5” width brass inserts fit the S-T259-A and S-T260 fret press cauls. Used to press frets into guitar fret boards as an alternative to hammering.$6.95
Fret Saw - Standard Model
Standard fret slot cutting saw with 0.50/0.60 mm pitch. Made in Japan. Overall length = 324 mm (12 ¾”) Cutting Length = 115 mm (4 ½”) Blade Depth = 30 mm (1 3/16”)
$24.95 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
Fret Polishing Rubber - Erases Fine Scratches & Marks
Package of 2
Make your frets shine with this fret polishing rubber. Erases fine scratches and marks. Set of 2. Because of the softness of the rubber, the polisher fits to fret arch perfectly and keeps the fingerboard damage to a minimum. Easy to cut for delicate fret work. This is a great rust remover and polisher!
Available in 1000 (tan), 400 (red), or 180 (blue) grit.
Starting at $10.00 Two-Way Sanding Block - for Fret Sanding Two-way sanding block for radius fretboard sanding. There are two different radiuses on each block. Sandpaper not included. Starting at$15.95
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
Drill Bit - two step, for installing vintage tuners
Two-step drill bit for drilling two-step holes. HSS material. Can be used to install vintage type tuners.
$69.95 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
Nut File - Edge-Cut, for guitars
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.
• 4.5” cutting edge
• Double sided (both sides are the same gauge)
• 10 gauges available
• Sold individually*

*See S-T213-SET for a set of all 10 sizes.
Starting at $11.50 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
Fret Cutter - 190mm, for Trimming Fret Wire
Fret Cutters. Use to trim the ends of new fret wire close to the fingerboard without leaving marks. Made in Japan. Dimensions:
• 190 mm total length
• 27 mm jaw width
$37.95 On Backorder 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
Nut Files - Double Edge, for guitars, 3 sizes
Package of 3
Double edge nut files featuring popular guitar gauges specially designed for slotting nuts. Each set of files is specifically designed for guitars of a particular type. 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
• Set of 3 files
Starting at $59.95 Nut File - Edge-Cut, for guitar, 10 sizes Package of 10 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