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Gotoh Tune-o-matic Bridge with Studs/Bushings Chrome

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Gotoh Tune-o-matic Bridge with Studs/Bushings

About This Item

A modern version of the Tune-o-matic bridge for solidbody guitar.

The metal saddles have helpful starter grooves to guide your slotting files. Intonation screws are retained by mini hex nuts. Includes threaded thumbwheel studs and bushings. Use an 11mm drill bit to install the bushings.

  • String spread 2-1/16"
    (52.39mm)
  • Saddle radius 12"
    (304.80mm)
  • Post spacing 2-29/32"
    (73.82mm)
  • Post threads M8 x 1.25

About bridge & tailpiece measurements

Bridge and Tailpiece reference image

String spread is the distance between the centers of the outer strings on a bridge or tailpiece.

Saddle radius determines the arc formed by all the individual saddle heights, and is similar to the measurement of a fretboard.

Stud/post spacing is the distance between the centers of the mounting posts of a bridge or 'stop' tailpiece.

Positioning the bridge
Find bridge placement for any scale with our free online tool fret position calculator.


    • Item #
    • Weight
    • 1511
    • 0.2240 lbs. (0.1 kg)
    • 1511-G
    • 0.2110 lbs. (0.1 kg)
    • 1511-N
    • 0.2272 lbs. (0.1 kg)

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5.0

What intonation issues?

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Dropped this bridge into my 2014 Epiphone LP PTP. Instantly took care of my intonation issues. It also helped my strings to ring out more! This, coupled with a Graphtech nut, yeah, major, yet cheap upgrade!

Side note, I will no longer be top wrapping my strings, so don't judge me! ;)

4.0

Purchased for bushings only

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I needed some bushings for my floating bridge on my Jackson, and these fit just great. I would have liked black hardware color but that's not a big thing as I used my Jackson black hardware (studs and bridge) with the bushings.

5.0

Great  Bridge

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This Is a great bridge i used it for my epiphone les paul plus top
It fit nice, the posts screwed right in to the stock epiphone bushings
So very thing fit great

5.0

Great for my EPIPHONE LES PAUL 1960 Tribute Plus

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HQ made. Great looks, better intonation,

5.0

Best upgrade for Epiphone Les Paul Guitars

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It's a drop-in replacement for the bridges (the ones with the wire...ugh!) on Epiphone LP guitars. No drilling or anything needed. Make sure you get the nickel ones, as chrome has a bluish tinge to it, whereas nickel is what is on the Epiphone. The saddles do not buzz, and the grooves on the saddles are deep enough for 8 and 9 gauge strings and the strings don't pop out. Price on Stew-Mac is reasonable for such a great bridge. I replaced all the bridges on my guitars with this one.

5.0

Needed Upgrade

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Your epiphone LP is a pain to intonate? Don't hesitate and buy this thing!
My guitar is a epiphone LP studio and my G and low E strings are now, finally! intonated.

5.0

Wish I had done this long ago

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I swapped out the stock bridge on my Epiphone Sheraton II for this Gotoh bridge and what an absolute difference it made. More adjustment with the Gotoh unit made intonation a breeze. Saw mention of others using the supplied posts/bushings given the better quality; I had to swap them out on mine as the stock Epiphone posts were smaller than those that came with the Gotoh, and one of the stock bushings had some bad threads that would not allow full insertion of the Gotoh post. Change out was relatively simple and straight forward, popped the old bushings out and pressed the new Gotoh bushings in their place. The entire process took me a little more than 30 minutes:removal of stock components, installation of the Gotoh components, intonation, re-tune the guitar and play. Without question the easiest intonation I have ever attempted and the new tone is fantastic. A few very minor adjustments this morning and she is ripping like never before. I would definitely recommend this product as an upgrade to Epiphone Sheraton guitars; this is definitely a "must-do" upgrade if you want to get the most from your Epiphone instrument.

5.0

Took my Epiphone to a new level

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I ordered this for my Epiphone Les Paul Classic-T. Tunes to pitch faster than before. Intonation is amazing. Something I didn't anticipate is that the sustain is now longer. The only other adjustment I had to do was raise the tailpiece, as the strings now touched it. Used the pins that came with it and my existing mounting. Seems a little loose so I will be replacing those with the ones that came with this bridge. This is a must have if you have one of those crappy bridges that has the wire retaining the intonation adjustment screws.

5.0

Perfect replacement for Epiphone G400 Bridge

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This bridge was an exact drop-in replacement for the OEM bridge that came on a G400 that I was doing some upgrades to. The OEM bridges have a problem with intonation and even string height closer to the body. This Gotoh replacement was the perfect solution, I was able to set the individual string bridges to approximate what I had on the original, drop it in re-tune and the intonation was perfect. Plus now the guitar setup for slide plays perfectly because the srings are even (don't have to have individual bridge sets turned 180 deg). Thank you StewMac.

5.0

Perfect fit

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The Gotoh Tune-o-matic Bridge was a direct replacement for the original cast part in my Chinese LP copy. Now there is enough adjustment to intonate all the strings. However, the D string is at the travel limit.

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