You can find here a price guideline for our popular services. Please note a rate may vary (depends on application).

Please note some services may require extra work, i.e. pickup replace may require re-string, etc.

All prices don't include cost of parts, unless stated. Please ask for any services not included in this price guideline.

 

ELECTRIC, ACOUSTIC AND BASS GUITARS
re-string + intonation £15 strings replace, quick cleaning, intonation adjustment; not offered for floating bridges (excl. strings)
full guitar set-up (standard Fender tremolo or fixed bridge) £45 neck / truss rod adjustment, action adjustment, strings height, intonation, re-string (excl. strings), pickups height, checking all parts (machine heads, bridge, etc.), fretboard, neck and body clean and polish, machine heads clean and lubricate, bridge balancing, nut re-cut
full guitar set-up (floating bridge) £50 neck / truss rod adjustment, action adjustment, strings height, intonation, re-string (excl. strings), pickups height, checking all parts (machine heads, bridge, etc.), fretboard, neck and body clean and polish, machine heads clean and lubricate, bridge balancing, nut re-cut
acoustic guitar set-up £35 neck / truss rod adjustment (if possible), action adjustment, strings height, re-string (excl. strings), checking all parts (machine heads, etc.), fretboard, neck and body clean and polish, machine heads clean and lubricate, nut re-cut (12-string extra £5)
full bass guitar set-up £40 as above; (4-string bass guitars)
full bass guitar set-up £45 as above; (5 and more string bass guitars)
electronics check-up from £10 pots and switches cleaning, dry joints re-soldering; hollow body +£10
tremolo bridge locking from £25 wood blocks, Tremol-No
bridge stabilize £35 Tremsetter, Arming Adjuster; requires setup
fixed bridge fitting or replace from £60 various bridges, setup included
Bigsby fitting from £75 excl. parts, incl. guitar setup
standard tremolo from £140 excl. parts, incl. wood routing and guitar setup
Floyd Rose fitting from £190 excl. parts, incl. wood routing, locking nut fitting and guitar setup
Floyd Rose Lo-Pro fitting from £220 as above for low profile bridges
tuning heads replace £25 plus cost of machineheads, re-string or setup required (not included)
nut replacement / lowering £25 plus cost of parts (usually £9 for TUSQ nut)
partial fret stone / fret dress £30 usually enough for most fret buzz issues; requires setup
full fret stone / fret dress £45 required for deep fret wear or dents; requires setup
guitar body pickup / control cavity routing from £20 standard shapes; any extra cavity £10
scratchplate pickup hole routing £10 standard shapes; any extra hole £5
GUITAR ELECTRONICS
general electronics service from £10 re-soldering, cleaning, etc.; hollow body +£10
jack / pot / switch replace £15 additional components replace - extra £10, excl parts (jacks £4, CTS pots £6, switches from £10); hollow body +£10
standard pickup fitting £20 additional pickup £15; may require setup; hollow body +£5 each pickup
active pickup fitting £25 including other required parts fitting (pots, jack, battery clip), additional pickups £20 each; hollow body +£10 each pickup
coil-tap £20 incl. toggle or push-pull fitting; excl. cost of switch (available from £4, see parts price at the bottom of the page)
kill (mute) switch £20 excl. cost of toggle switch (usually £3-8 depends on type)
full standard or custom rewire from £40 please call for details
custom switching mods please call any mods undertaken (push/pull coil taps, phase switching, series/parallel switching, 4-way switching for Tele, etc.)
full copper foil shielding from £45 pickups and all the cavities shielded / screened; may require re-string / setup
Sustainiac / Sustainer fitting from £90 excluding cost of kit; may require setup
Kaoss Pad 2 mod £160 shielding and setup included, excluding cost the Kaoss Pad (custom connection from the guitar to KP)
Kaoss Pad 2 MIDI mod £250 shielding and setup included, including MIDI XY screen fitting (standard MIDI connection from the guitar to KP
MIDI pickup with internal electronics fitting £170 routing, setup and shielding included
AMPS, PEDALS, RACK EFFECTS SERVICE, REPAIRS AND MODIFICATIONS
amp service from £50 visual examination for damage, hotspots and loose connections and dry joints, electrical safety check, valve sockets cleaning, pots and jack sockets cleaning and lubricating, etc.
amp repair from £50 price on application, usually £50-100
small practice solid state combo repair from £40  
re-valve + re-bias £60 includes a general service (as above), excl. valves
transformer replace (mains or output) £60 excluding cost of transformer
FX loop conversion from £55 popular conversion from parallel to serial
custom amp mods from £60 long list of mods for popular amps (bias trim pot mods, Fender Blues Junior, Marshall JCM800, JCM900, 1987, Mesa Rectifiers, Peavey Classic, Windsor Studio, Epiphone Valve Junior, etc.); ask for details.
pedal repair / service from £20 usually £25-£35 + parts
pedal true bypass (most pedals) from £35 incl. all parts
Boss / Ibanez pedal true bypass from £40 incl. all parts, relay driven, no drilling holes required
Digitech Whammy true bypass £60 all parts included
custom pedal mods from £25 long list of mods for popular pedals Boss, Ibanez, Line6, etc; ask for details.
STUDIO EQUIPMENT, PA SYSTEMS, KEYBOARD REPAIRS
tape echo service / repair from £35 Roland Space Echo RE-101, RE-201, RE-301, RE-501, RE-555, WEM Copicat, Maestro Echoplex, etc.
rack unit repair from £35 pre-amps, rack FX's, etc.
mixing desks service / repair (small) from £50 up to 8 channels desks
mixing desks service / repair (medium) from £75 up to 16 channels desks
mixing desks service / repair (large) from £100 more than 16 channels desks
PA amplifiers repair from £60  
keyboards repairs from £35  various brands (Yamaha, Roland, etc); broken keys, problems with power, display, etc.
CABINETS, SPEAKERS
rewire from £30 various impedance configurations, mono/stereo modes
speaker replacement £25 additional speakers £15 each
recovering - amp head £80 materials from £50
recovering - small combo or 1x12 cab £100 materials from £60
recovering - medium combo or 2x12 cab £120 materials from £70
recovering - big combo or 4x12 cab £160 materials from £110
speaker cloth replace - small or medium combo / cab £40 materials from £40
speaker cloth replace - big combo / cab £50 materials from £50
piping from £30  
POPULAR PARTS (to be used with our services, not sold separately)
pre-amp valves / tubes (12AX7 / ECC83, etc.) from £10 JJ, Mesa, Groove Tubes, TungSol, etc.
output valves / tubes (EL84, EL34, 6L6, 6V6, etc.) from £12 various prices depends on brand and type
amp pot from £3 price vary depends on type
CTS guitar pot £6 standard short shaft (long shaft for Les Paul +£1)
Bourns guitar pot £8 standard short shaft
push-pull guitar pot £11 for custom switching, coil-tap, etc. (long shaft +£3)
DPDT footswitch £5 momentary or latching
3PDT footswitch £7 latching only available
Fender style pickup selector £11 3-, 4- or 5-way, super and mega switches available at various prices
Gibson style pickup selector £15  
TUSQ guitar nut £9  
amp / effect jack socket from £3 large selection of various types for Fender, Marshall, Peavey amps, Boss pedals, etc.
Switchcraft guitar jack £3 best quality guitar jack sockets
barrel style guitar jack £7 popular for modern basses and some guitars
guitar strings £7 9-42, 9-46 and 10-46 from Ernie Ball or D'Addario; other string sets price may vary