I'm sure I just answered my own question about tuners, but I am going to ask anyway. I have yet to build my 1st CBG, and I am getting my supplies together. I have been wondering if the economy tuners…Continue
"Hey Wizzo, I do not make guitars for sale. I do however make soap cutters. The wires are tightened using guitar tuners. Imagine if you will a giant egg slicer, my latest one went to South Africa. I buy my tuners in bulk from China. Anyway, if you…"
"I do like the site, lots of tuners and bridges for sure, the free shipping is a lure for me as well. I must say, this is the 1st time i have joined a forum site and the response to my tuner question here has surprised me. I didnt expect the number…"
"The machines with hooked tabs base plates make it easy to change them from left hand to right hand or visa versa. remove the screw, cog and post tap out the worm drive/knob and turn it over. Replace post, cog and screw. You may have to tap the…"
"I have used literally hundreds of the econo-tuners.,bought in bulk for 50 to 75 cents each.,.,I find the first cause to fail is usually tuners holes that are not drilled perfectly straight, or tuner holes drilled a little too large.,I never use the…"
"I have bought several sets of these tuners with no problems until the last order. Couldn't get them to tune without slipping on a six string guitar I built. Gitty replaced them twice but I still have a couple that are…"
"Cheapo tuners have worked fine on all my builds- except possibly the one where I didn't drill the holes quite vertically enough. If the shafts are not completely perpendicular to the gears then you probably will get slippage. That said,…"
"yeah but the difference with MGB is a lot of their products(not all) are made in the USA
I can understand buying loyalty to a degree, sometimes cheap products are cheap products no matter who you buy from, Gitty does stand by their products even if…"
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Ive spent the last 35 years of my 50 trying to keep up with the flashy guitar of today , and just cant keep up. I have grow to love delta blues and this is where I found out about the CBG. Really cool and Rootsy.
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