Repairs

All repairs performed by Trout Cove Lutherie. These prices are listed here for informational purposes only. A quote can only be given upon inspection of the instrument.

The shop rate is $35/hr. The is a minimum bench fee of $20.00

Guitar Repair:

  • Basic setup $35.00 – $70.00
  • Dress frets $35.00 – $70.00
  • New bone nut $40.00 – $60.00
  • New bone saddle $35
  • Re-glue bridge $40.00 – $60.00
  • Repair broken headstock $80.00 – $200.00
  • Install electric pickup $35 for one, $10 each additional (routing and pickguard work is extra)
  • Install acoustic pickup $25.00 – $100.00
  • Partial re-fret $45.00 plus $8.00 per fret (extra for bound fingerboards and inlay)
  • Complete re-fret $200.00 – $350.00
  • Heat straighten neck $60.00
  • Neck reset $65.00 – $300.00
  • Crack repairs $35.00 plus $5.00/inch

TCL also does brace repair, bridge plate repair, fingerboard repair, vintage repair (using vintage and new relic parts), top replacement, binding repair, inlay repair, etc.

Violin Repair:

  • Setup $40.00 – $70.00
  • Fit new bridge, professional level $35.00 (Adjust height, thickness, voicing, string spacing ,and fit to belly)
  • Fit new bridge, student level $20.00 (Adjust height, string spacing, and fit to belly)
  • New nut $40.00
  • Set soundpost $15.00
  • New soundpost $35.00
  • Install fine tuner $6.00 ea.
  • Fit pegs $8.50 /peg (pegs not included)
  • Bush and re-cut holes $20.00/hole
  • New saddle $35.00

Banjo Repair:

  • setup $35.00 – $55.00
  • fit new bridge $30.00
  • replace head $45.00
  • replace tuners $35.00
  • 5th string tuner $35.00 – $65.00
  • re-fret $200.00 – $350.00
  • Partial re-fret $45.00 plus $8.00 per fret (extra for bound fingerboards and inlay)
  • inlay repair $35.00 minimum
  • Repair broken headstock $80.00 – $200.00