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Locking tuners do not solve tuning stability issues

Locking tuners are NOT the answer

Guitarists in need of a quick fix to tuning problems often end up looking to locking tuners as the solution. Yes, they can an...


November 30, 2021 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog, Guitars & Gear
Ferrule Blocks in Nickel and Smoked Nickel

NEW Smoky Finish For Grainger’s Ferrule Blocks

With the latest batch of ferrule blocks from Grainger Guitar Parts comes a new finish - SMOKED NICKEL This rather tasty lo...


August 5, 2019 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog, Guitars & Gear

Luthier Supplies in the UK?

If I said "luthier tools" to you, what would be the first place you would think of buying them from? I'll give you a second.....


January 28, 2019 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog

Yamaha Revstar Parts

Lately, I've seen a real increase in the amount of people getting in contact about parts and spares for Yamaha instruments. I...


January 18, 2019 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog, Guitars & Gear

New Year, New Gear

Happy New Year! :) Today is the first proper day back for me. I was in and out of the shop over Christmas but it wasn't like...


January 2, 2019 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog
Grainger's String Ferrule Block

Grainger’s String Ferrule Block Really Is Fantastic!

I first came across Grainger Guitar Parts during a phone call with customer at the beginning of this year. We were chatting a...


December 9, 2018 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog, Guitars & Gear
Grainger Hardtail Guitar Bridge - Black

Grainger Hardtail Guitar Bridge – The British Alternative to the Hipshot Fixed Bridge

Everyone uses the Hipshot Fixed Bridge. I mean EVERYONE! I guarantee that most custom guitar builders have used the Hipshot b...


December 8, 2018 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog, Guitars & Gear
Hipshot Guitar Bridge Stainless Steel Saddles in Black

Hipshot Fixed Bridge – The Best of the Best?

The Hipshot Fixed Bridge is everywhere. Everyone is using them! I guarantee that every guitar builder out there has used this...


December 7, 2018 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog, Guitars & Gear
Babicz Telecaster Bridge

Babicz FCH Telecaster Bridge – A Customer’s Review

Although I've personally received positive feedback about the Babicz FCH Bridges, I've yet to have any customers leave feedba...


November 15, 2018 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog
Hipshot Ibby 6 String and Ibanez Gibraltar II

Ibanez Gibraltar Standard II and Hipshot Ibby Side by Side

That's what we love about Hipshot; their direct replacements. Quality parts that drop-in without the need for any modificatio...


November 6, 2018 by Alex Storrie in Alex's Blog, Guitars & Gear