"Simply the best you can get." — David Grisman
Our uncompromising design features patented threaded worm tension bushings that eliminate looseness, for maximum tuning efficiency.
The precision-machined stainless steel worm gears, bronze alloy string post gears and 16:1 gear ratio assure smooth, accurate tuning.
Performing artists stay in tune with Waverly:
“The best tuners in the world.” — Chris Thile
“They have changed my life.” — Sam Bush
“The frequent need for retuning during a show is gone.” — Ronnie McCoury
"I love Waverly tuners. The keys move with ease and hold strong, two important qualities we must have to perform night after night. I have Waverly tuners on all my mandolins. I wouldn't want to use anything else. They are the best!" — Rhonda Vincent
Ultra-smooth operation, precise, reliable tuning, long life and classic beauty.
Each handsome engraved baseplate is now computer-machined from a single brass billet, for lighter weight with unwavering stability.
Standard spacing measures 29/32" (.906") between each string post.
String post diameter: .236"
Required peghole diameter: 21/64 or .328"
Set includes a pair of 4L/4R tuning machines, mounting screws and knurled press-fit brass peghead bushings. Mounting screws included.
Peghead Bushing Reamer
For Waverly mandolin tuning machines
Get the right fit! This slow-speed bushing reamer
has a 1/4" pilot and 11/32" shank. Two 1" flutes cut a .328"-diameter counterbore for Waverly press-fit peghead bushings.