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Portland Fret Works

Repair, Restoration, and Construction


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.

(503)249-3737

3027 NE Alberta St.

Portland, OR 97211

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

Other times by appointment.

Estimates

2019 Repair Price List

 Restring and Tune
                Six String                               $20.00
                Floating Trem                        $25.00
                Twelve String                         $25.00
                Slot Head Guitar                  $25.00                                       Mandolin                                $25.00
 
Install Strap Button                                $15.00
 
Set Up and Adjustments
                Set Up Acoustic                    $80.00
                Set Up Electric                      $85.00
                Set Up Floyd Rose              $100.00
 
Fret Work             
                Level & Dress                       $165.00
                Refret                                    $450.00
                Fretless Conversion              $400.00
                Partial Refret         $20/Fret +$165.00


 Reset Neck           
                Dovetail , Martin Style          $430.00
                Guild, Gibson                       $475.00
                Taylor NT                              $100.00
                Bolt On Acoustic                   $225.00
 
Install Tuning Machine
                Direct Drop In                        $50.00
                Ream Post Holes                +$10.00  
                Plug Screw Holes                +$25.00
 
Bone Nut                                                $90.00
Bone Saddle                                          $70.00
 
Acoustic Bridge Work
                Reglue Bridge, SS                $150.00
                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                  $60.00+
                Rib                                        $60.00+
                Headstock Cracks                                                                      Glue Crack                   $85.00
                        Touch Up                $80-175.00
                        Fiberglass Overlay      $175.00
 
Banjo
                Install Spike                           $15.00
                Replace Head
                                Synthetic              $120.00
                                Calf Skin              $145.00
                Set Up                                    $80.00
                Install 5th String Tuner           $40.00
                Reset Neck (Dowel Stick)    $325.00
 
Pickguard
                Custom Strat PG                   $120.00+
                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

                Dual Source Pickup                 $95.00
                Piezo                                       $75.00
                Soundboard Trans.                  $75.00

                Undersaddle Trans.                 $85.00    
                Rewind Pickup (Per Coil)        $65.00

Replace/Install Electronic Components
                Pickup Selector                      $55.00
                Mini Toggle                             $60.00
                Output Jack                            $20.00
                Potentiometer                        $55.00
                Clean Pots                             $20.00
                Push/Pull Pot                         $80.00
                Rewire Strat                           125.00
                Rewire Les Paul                   $140.00
                Archtop Elecs. Surcharge      $50.00
 
Elec. Evaluation Bench Fee                    60.00
 
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 $90/hour.