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Progress On CITES Rosewood Regulations

According to this article an agreement has been reached which could see musical instruments exempted from the CITES II environmental safeguards. Assuming the proposal is accepted it won’t become law until September 2019 and we probably won’t know the exact … Continue reading

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Hardware Shipments Round-up

A busy start to the week – 2 hardware shipments arrived yesterday/today. The Gotoh shipment restocked Kluson style tuners, both aged and shiny along with CTS pots. The miscellaneous hardware shipment replenished chrome Wilkinson Tele bridges, Alpha A250K pots and … Continue reading

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New Hardware Shipment

A shipment arrived yesterday with a few new products on. First up (and the only one I’ve photographed) G Arrow knobs in nickel. Full disclosure, I didn’t order these, the supplier made a mistake, but they look very classy so … Continue reading

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Hosco and Gotoh Special Orders

I am placing my order with Japan for my Christmas stock tomorrow, which should be here early December. However if anyone has a special order they would like to add, get in touch as I can add to the order … Continue reading

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Threaded Steel Telecaster Saddles Are Back In Stock

Finally! There is a story behind why these have been out of stock so long but I’ll just say that they are back in stock from today! I will have aged sets back on the site over the weekend too.

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Bank Holdiay Posting Times

Monday is the last Bank Holiday in England, Wales and Northern Ireland before Christmas so the usual holiday dispatch rules apply – orders received up to 1pm Friday will be dispatched as normal and orders received after that will dispatch … Continue reading

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So…what’s been going on?

Not much really. Hence the lack of posts/updates. Sorry! A couple of new items that were due recently have been delayed a little… The only real updates for now are the restocking of double wafer 5 way superswitches and upgrading the … Continue reading

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Hosco Rosewood Necks Are Back In Stock

Remember I said a shipment left Japan before the hardware shipment and was MIA? Well it arrived the following day. I’ll spare you the details of the delay but suffice to say I have instructed Hosco to not use TNT … Continue reading

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Gotoh / Hosco Shipment Has Arrived

Second of the shipments from Japan that left Japan in the last two weeks (the first still hasn’t arrived but I’m crossing my fingers for some good news later today) includes a couple of new products. First up is Gotoh’s … Continue reading

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New Batch Of Nitro Relic Bodies Has Arrived

The eagle eyed will have noticed some new items added to the store last night. A new batch of nitro relic bodies are here. Click through for large detail pics and full descriptions of each body (and please excuse the … Continue reading

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