Golden Age Restoration Tuners for Slotted Peghead Guitar - Bell-end

Golden Age Restoration Tuners for Slotted Peghead Guitar - Bell-end

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Golden Age Restoration Tuners for Slotted Peghead Guitar - Bell-end Relic nickel

Relic nickel

Item # 2514-RN
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Golden Age Restoration Tuners for Slotted Peghead Guitar - Bell-end Relic brass

Relic brass

Item # 2514-RB
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Golden Age Restoration Tuners for Slotted Peghead Guitar - Bell-end Bright nickel

Bright nickel

Item # 2514-N
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Golden Age Restoration Tuners for Slotted Peghead Guitar - Bell-end

About This Item

Pre-war tuners reborn! Our replica 3-on-plate tuners with simple incised baseplates, as produced by Waverly from the 1920s to the '40s.

They feature authentic steel baseplates and cream knobs, plus 15:1 gear ratio for better tuning than the originals.

Golden Age tuners are available exclusively from StewMac, made with our expert eye for details and exact specifications.

"People who build replica instruments or who do restoration or repair work are just going to love these." —Frank Ford, vintage instrument repair expert

Golden Age tuners are the rebirth of popular early 20th Century tuning machine designs, featuring simple steel plates and open gears. Replacements for the originals have long been sought by collectors and repairmen, to restore older guitars and improve their tuning. Our special relic nickel-finished versions complement vintage hardware and add an authentic look to reproduction guitars.

  • 15:1 gear ratio for improved tuning
  • Vintage-style riveted worm supports
  • Original-shape cream plastic knobs; relic tuners have knobs with a matte finish
  • .236" (6.00mm) string post diameter
  • Original mounting screw spacing (screws included)
  • 1-3/8" (34.93mm) string post spacing
  • Bright nickel, relic nickel or relic brass finishes

Also available to fit solid pegheads.

Note: Plate-mounted tuners can't work efficiently if the pegholes are improperly aligned. Our Tuner Drill Jig ensures the correct spacing for accurate tuning.

"The Golden Age Restoration tuners are really great. I have just put them onto my 1929 Gibson L-1. I like the fact that someone went to the trouble of making them look right." —John Evans, Brussels Belgium

"Great tuners with the right look and feel! The only thing different about them is that they are better made and more functional." —Richard Barnes, Pomona CA
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    • Weight
    • 2514-N
    • 0.2600 lbs. (0.12 kg)
    • 2514-RB
    • 0.2570 lbs. (0.12 kg)
    • 2514-RN
    • 0.2560 lbs. (0.12 kg)

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5.0

Very satisfied with this product.

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Verified Buyer


I needed to replace the tuning machines on my little Republic parlor-sized resonator. These fit perfectly, and they were easier to install than I expected. And they look great.

5.0

perfect replacement

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I bought a set of these tuners to replace a set on my Martin 000-17SM, the fit was perfect and they feel much better than the original tuners. Totally happy with them and everything else I've gotten from Stew-Mac, thanks

5.0

100% perfect for Martin 000-17SM

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Saw a review that these tuners fit the 000-15sm, so I took a chance and got a pair for my 000-17SM... Fits perfectly! Installed myself, and I am more than satisfied

5.0

Drop in replacement for martin 000-15sm

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Verified Buyer


Easiest replacement ever on my
Martin 000-15sm.
all holes lined upPerfect.
I add just a dab of vaseline where
Wood met the pegs.
I bought reliced bronze, perfect color match against the mahogany body

5.0

Great replacement tuners

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Verified Buyer


These tuners are a great replacement on my 1934 Regal dobro. They work great and have an aged look that fits with the rest of an 80 year old instrument.

5.0

Restoration Tuners

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Verified Buyer


These tuners are perfect for the parlor guitars I build. I also use them on restorations that need tuner replacements. I love the smooth gear ratio.

5.0

nice simple machine

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Verified Buyer


I look for light weight in tuners, especially for an 0 size guitar. There is a small amount of play, or backlash, which usually disappears under string tension. I like the simplicity of the machine, the engraved border adding just enough decoration so the machine doesn't look bland. And for only $50 I think it's well worth it.
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5.0

Great Tuners! Real Vintage Style!

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Verified Buyer



I searched the internet for it! But only on StewMac there are such! I'm very glad that I bought it!

5.0

Great tuners

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Verified Buyer


Just added these to my 1933 00-21 Martin that had bright nickel Waverly's. I was looking for the silver aged tuners but they were sold out at the time. Just wanted to go for a more "aged" look. So thought I'd try the brass ones and they look and function great! Thanks Stewmac!

5.0

Lovely

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Verified Buyer


These worked perfectly for my Martin guitar, and really upgraded the look of it.

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