Guitar Saddle & Nut Shims & Repair Kits

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Guitar Saddle Shim Strips/ Ebony

Product Code : RC143

4 Black Gaboon ebony shim strips.

Each strip measures about .130" square and 4.25 inches long. Sanded very smooth and flat one side. This side is ready to be super glued to the bottom of the saddle.

Oversize on all measurements so an artisan can work these to apply to most any saddle application out there.

Ideal to make real ebony shims for your saddles. This is real ebony - not a dyed wood , etc..

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Guitar Saddle Shim Strips/ Bone

Product Code : RC144

4 bone shim stock strips.

Each strip measures about .130" square ( 1/8" + ) and 4.25 inches long. Sanded very smooth and flat one side. This side is ready to be super glued to the bottom of the saddle. Most are sanded 2 or 3 sides.Oversize on all measurements so an artisan can work these to apply to most any saddle application out there.

Ideal to make bone shims for your saddles. Meets all USDA & USFWS standards .

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Guitar Saddle Shim Strips/ Pre-ban Ivory

Product Code : RC145

4 Pre-ban ivory shim stock strips.

Each strip measures about .135" square and is 4.25 to 4.5 inches long. Sanded very smooth and flat one side. This side is ready to be super glued to the bottom of the saddle. Oversize on all measurements so an artisan can work these to apply to most any saddle application out there. Ideal to make shims of PBE for your saddles.

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Guitar Saddle Shim Strips/ Fossil Ivory

Product Code : RC146

4 Fossil mammoth ivory shim stock strips.

Each strip measures about .135" square and is 4.00 inches long or longer. Sanded very smooth and flat one side. This side is ready to be super glued to the bottom of the saddle. Oversize on all measurements so an artisan can work these to apply to most any saddle application out there.

Ideal to make shims of FMI for your saddles. FMI in strip form may arrive bowed but will glue straight in application.

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Guitar Nut Shims -Ebony

Product Code : RC147

This selection contains 4 ebony (African Gaboon ebony) guitar shims. Two of them are cut at 1/16" X 1/4 " + X 2.2 inches long and the other two are cut at .100" X 1/4"+ X 2.2 inches long.

This selection is ideal for those wanting to lift their guitar nut just a little bit. One broad side of each slab is sanded very smooth for ease of gluing while the other is cut very smooth and is ready to be filed or sanded down by you to the precise thickness desired. You have two at 1/16"(1.57 mm) thick and two at .100" (2.53 mm) thick so you should be all set ! Glue one to the bottom of a nut with superglue and then file and/or sand to desired height.

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Guitar Nut Shim Strips/Bone

Product Code : RC148

In some cases a shim is needed for a nut and so here we are.

3 bone shim strips for nuts. 1/8" X 1/4" X 2.2". Sanded very smooth and flat one side. This side is ready to be super glued to the bottom of the nut.

This should give a nice lift to 3 of your favorite nuts. Attach to the bottom of existing low riding nut with superglue or an epoxy. After drying you can trim and sand the new nut and re-set into position.

Meets all USDA & USFWS standards.