Acoustic or Electric Set Up £50

  • Adjustments to the action (string height), truss rod, intonation and nut slots.
  • Pickup balancing and cleaning of electrical parts on electric guitars.
  • General cleaning
  • Re-string - D'Addario 10-46 for electrics, D'Addario 12-53 Phosphor Bronze for acoustics.  Other strings may be requested

Fretwork £150

  • Fret leveling, crowning and polishing for guitars that have been well played but frets are still tall enough to be worked on
  • Full setup

Full Refret £250

  • Full refret and set up
  • Cost is higher for guitars with bound fingerboards

Other Instruments

  • Classical/Flamenco Guitars
  • Ukuleles
  • Taylor Bolt-on neck resets using Taylor supplied shims
  • 12-String (and other configurations)
  • Banjos
  • Mandolins
  • Other 'Folk' Instruments 
  • Baroque Guitars


Wood Repairs

  • Snapped headstock or neck
  • Detached bridge
  • Cracks
  • Warping
  • Fingerboard wear and tear
  • Binding and purfling
  • Neck resets

I have a well equipped workshop and can accept many types of wood work based repairs, please contact me for more information.

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Nut & Saddle Replacements

New nut or saddle made in bone or corian and polished to a high gloss.

Other materials can be ordered in if desired

Finish Work

  • Shellac - French Polished finishes
  • Oil finishes
  • Some repairs of Polyurethane and Nitrocelulose finishes. No full refinishing capacity. Please enquire

Electrical Work

  • Pickup installation - Electrics and Acoustics
  • Pickup switches and pots
  • Re-soldering damaged wires    



  • Replacement of hardware such as screws and machine head buttons
  • Installation of new hardware 



Please ask about anything not listed