Fret Press

Fret Press

These pliers actually comes from the metal. It is there used to hold in welding and is very robust. After a few changes it can be used for pressing in frets.

Replacing the cheek

The structure consists of a movable support for the neck and back of the tool holder. This is designed for various deposits with different radii. If you want to eg bebünden a classical guitar, you take a just a side dish. A Fender Stratocaster need a supplement radius of 7.25 ".

Are the fret slots cut to the correct width and the pre-bent Bundstückchen, you need it only at the extremities of the slots schedule. With a small screw in the handle the terminal voltage is set again. With light pressure the pliers sets the frets.

Fashioned tongs Detail of the mouth

Advantage of this type of setting is the uniform pressing the frets. By hammer small dents can arise also can not rest on its entire length on the wood of the fret wire. That does not happen with the press. The associated rework when dressing is much smaller.

A tool for continuous use.