Portland Fret Works

Repair, Restoration, and Construction



(503) 249-3737

3027 NE Alberta

Portland, Oregon  97211

Estimates

If you have questions, please give us a call.  We are happy to try to provide a rough estimate of repair costs over the phone, but many jobs will require an inspection of the instrument to determine an accurate estimate.

2017 Repair Price List


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 Restring and Tune
                Six String                               $18.00
                Floating Trem                       $25.00
                Twelve String                        $25.00
                Slot Head Guitar                  $22.00                                       Mandolin                                $22.00
 
Install Strap Button                              $15.00
 
Set Up and Adjustments
                Set Up Acoustic                    $75.00
                Set Up Electric                      $80.00
                Adjust Truss Rod                  $20.00
 
Fret Work             
                Level & Dress                       $135.00
                Refret                                      $400.00
                Fretless Conversion            $350.00
                Partial Refret       $18/Fret +$135.00


 Reset Neck           
                Dovetail , Martin Style          $400.00
                Guild, Gibson                       $475.00
                Taylor NT                               $100.00
                Bolt On Acoustic                  $225.00
 
Install Tuning Machine
                Direct Drop In                          $40.00
                Ream Post Holes                +$10.00  
                Plug Screw Holes                +$15.00
 
Bone Nut                                                  $80.00
Bone Saddle                                           $70.00
 
Acoustic Bridge Work
                Reglue Bridge, SS                $130.00
                Reglue Bridge, Classical    $160.00
                Overlay Bridge Plate               $75.00
                Replace Bridge Plate           $300.00
                Core/Plug Bridge Plate          $95.00
                Fab/Install New Bridge        $300.00
                Plug/Reroute Saddle Slot      $85.00
 
Lefty Conversion
                Reslot Nut, Flip Saddle         $65.00
                New Slot, Saddle, Nut         $175.00

Cracks
                Top/Back Cracks                  $45.00+
                Rib                                          $45.00+
                Headstock Cracks                                               
                        Glue Crack                      $85.00
                        Touch Up                $80-175.00
                        Fiberglass Overlay      $175.00
 
Banjo
                Install Spike                              $15.00
                Replace Head
                                Synthetic                    $95.00
                                Calf Skin                  $110.00
                Set Up                                        $80.00
                Install 5th String Tuner            $25.00
                Reset Neck (Dowel Stick)    $325.00
 
Pickguard
                Custom Strat PG                   $95.00+
                Replace Acoustic Pickguard
                    W/ Full Touch Up               $175.00
                    W/ Seal Top Only               $100.00
                    Repair Top Cracks            $25.00+
 
Pickup Installation
                Magnetic (Solid Body Electrics)
                                First                           $50.00
                                Each Addt’l               $15.00
                Piezo                                         $75.00
                Soundboard Trans.                $75.00
                Rewind Pickup (Per Coil)      $65.00

Replace/Install Electronic Components
                Pickup Selector                     $45.00
                Mini Toggle                             $50.00
                Output Jack                            $20.00
                Potentiometer                        $45.00
                Clean Pots                             $20.00
                Push/Pull Pot                         $70.00
                Rewire Strat                           $90.00
                Rewire Les Paul                 $105.00
                Archtop Elecs. Surcharge   $50.00
 
Elec. Evaluation Bench Fee                $55.00
 
Finish Touch-Up                  Call For Estimate
 
Custom Inlay                        Call For Estimate
             
Refinishing           
                Strat Body                              $350.00+
                Les Paul                                 $700.00+
                Finish Acoustic                     $555.00+
                Strip Guitar Body                  $100.00+
                Finish Maple Fingerboard   $150.00
                Finish Bolt-On Neck
                                Satin                        $150.00
                                Gloss                      $185.00

Other jobs gladly quoted at shop rate of $80/hour.   

Walk-in hours:  Weds-Fri 12-6, Sat 10-2

Other times by appointment.