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 ARCHIVED TOPIC: Looking for some old machine heads


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crowandcactus - Posted - 12/19/2019:  15:30:50


Does anyone have a set of the old guitar style machine heads they’d be willing to part with? See my ad for more info and part puns!

fiddlehangout.com/classified/10825

I know the pros and cons of these, they seem like my best option at the moment though, or at least worth a try. I’m aware of the modern brass ones as well, not really a good fit visually. Get in touch!

Thanks and happy holidays!



 

WyoBob - Posted - 12/19/2019:  16:09:08


These  probably won't interest you but they got a crudely built, home made fiddle up and running for $13.00 which was about all I wanted to spend on it.


crowandcactus - Posted - 12/19/2019:  18:10:50


That actually doesn’t look too bad, I’ll keep it in mind! Thanks!

Mark Ralston - Posted - 12/20/2019:  02:39:32


I've got a set of steel patent / machine head tuners that I'd be willing to sell for $40 plus shipping. Like the ones in your picture, they have some replaced machine screws to secure the gears, but the gears are OK and functional. Base plates have stamped design. I have small brass round-head screws that you can have if you are OK with brass. Picture shows the front and back of one set.



 

crowandcactus - Posted - 12/20/2019:  18:48:08


That’s what I’m looking for Mark, thanks! I’m going to see if I can hunt some down while I’m visiting Portland this weekend, I’ll get in touch if not!

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