Repairs

 

Guitar Repairs

 

J Vanderwerff is a luthier and guitar tech, touring for over two decades with international acts such as U2, Bon Jovi & Metallica, as well as making guitars both as one of the founding team at Cole Clark Guitars, and his own instruments under the boutique Temple Guitars banner.

Re-String:
Fret cleaning
Fretboard conditioning
Tuning

Acoustic guitar, electric guitar and bass guitar $35.00 plus strings
12 string guitars $45 plus strings
Classical Guitar $40 plus strings
Floyd Rose style trem $55.00 plus strings.

Action adjustment and intonation: $35.00
 

Guitar Clean and Polish:
Electric guitar & bass body only - bolt on neck style $45.00
Electric guitar & bass - set neck style $45.00
Acoustic Guitar $40.00
 

Service & Setup:
Fret polishing
Fingerboard conditioning
Nut service (slot cutting & polishing)
Tuning key service
Bridge/saddle service
Electronic control & output socket clean and lubricate
Re-string
Action height adjustment
Intonation

Acoustic 6 String $99.00 plus strings
Acoustic 12 String $119.00 plus strings
Electric 6 String $119.00 plus strings
Electric 6 String with trem $129.00 plus strings
Electric 6 String with locking trem $165.00 plus strings
Electric 12 String $119.00 plus strings
Electric 12 String with trem $135.00 plus strings

 

Nut Replacement:
removal of old nut

Fitting of new nut
      String slot cutting and polishing
      Fret cleaning
Fretboard conditioning
Restring

 

Acoustic guitar, Electric 6 string guitar:

Bone $65
Graphite $35 (plus parts)
Brass $85

 

Bass guitar:
Bone $65
Graphite $35 (plus parts)
Brass $85

 

12 string guitar:
Bone $105
Graphite $45 (plus parts)

Brass $105

Maple boards incur an extra charge of $25 to cover masking and preparation time.

Other services such as fret dressing & crowning, re-fretting,  neck repairs, wiring & nitro-cellulose refinishing to be added  soon. Please contact us for a quote.

We also offer electronic repairs including synthesizers and amplifiers.

All prices subject to change without notice