Repair prices as of October 2019

 

  • minimum labor charge:  $5
  • estimates:  No charge

Action

  • lower nut:  $20
  • lower saddle:  $20
  • bridge glue:  $35
  • bridge with pickup:  $40
  • violin, shape:  $25

Change strings

  • each:  $2 + strings
  • steel string guitar:  $10 + strings
  • classical guitar:  $15 + strings
  • 12-string guitar:  $15 + strings
  • mandolin:  $15 + strings
  • violin:  $15 + strings
  • banjo:  $10 + strings

Cleaning

  • clean instrument: $25

Cracks

  • cracked headstock:  $25
  • cracks and seams: $25 first crack, subsequent cracks: $5

Intonation

  • intonation, regular:  $15
  • Floyd Rose:  $30

Fingerboard

  • clean:  $15
  • level and recrown frets: rosewood fingerboard:  $65, maple and finished:  $75
  • refret:  $150-200

Heads

  • banjo mylar:  $25 labor
  • banjo skin:  $40 labor
  • kit drum:  $20 labor
  • snare side:  $15 labor

Jacks

  • jack, resolder:  $20
  • install regular jack:  $30 + jack
  • install panel jack:  $30 + jack

Nuts

  • guitar:  $35 includes nut
  • 12-string guitar:  $45 includes nut
  • mandolin:  $45 includes nut
  • violin:  $20-$25 includes nut

Pickups, install

  • transducer:  $25
  • Highlander:  $35
  • no rout:  $15 each pickup
  • with routing:  $20 each pickup

Potentiometer

  • solder $15 
  • push-pull pot:  $20
  • thin hollow-body:  $40

Tuners

  • install: $15
  • Sperzels:  $25 labor
  • violin, set:  $25 labor

Misc

  • railroad spikes:  $10 first one, $5 subsequent
  • saddle:  $25 (includes saddle)
  • sound post:  $25
  • switch, solder:  $15
  • truss rod, adjust:  $5 – $10
  • tune autoharp:  $25

Cursing and Swearing is an extra $5