LUTHIER SERVICES

FULL INSTRUMENT REPAIR & RESTORATION SERVICES

James offers complete instrument repair. From simple set up to detailed vintage restorations. Trusted to handle flood damage, hurricane damage, airline damage and other insurance claims. Your satisfaction is guaranteed.

NECK RESET

Complete neck reset
Truss Adjust - Straighten Fingerboard/Correct Relief.
Action Adjustment - Set String Height At Nut & Saddle.
Intonation Adjustment - Set String Length At Nut & Saddle.
Complete Setup

COMPLETE BRACE WORK

Repair or replace braces
Reglue loose braces
Replace damaged or missing bracing

SADDLE WORK

Replace With Bone & Blank
Fill and Re-Cut Saddle Slot
Nut Work
Replace With Bone Blank
Fill and Re-Cut Nut Slots
Fossilized Walrus Ivory available upon request

BRIDGE WORK

Bridge Replacement
Custom Bridge - Acoustic / Archtop.
Re-Glue Bridge
Bridge Cracks
Bridge Pad/Plate Replacement - Acoustic Guitars.
Worn Pin Holes/Plate Repair

FINGERBOARD & FRETS

Plane Fingerboard - Square Up Fingerboard.
Replace Fingerboard
Re-Crown - Re-Round Top of Frets - Buff/Polish & Clean Fingerboard.
Complete Fret Job - Level/Mill/Set Radius/Re-Crown & Dress Frets.

EXPERT REFINISHING

Nitro Cellulose Lacquer Finish

HEWETT GUITARS LUTHIER 2021