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Tremolo Spring Installer

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Tremolo Spring Installer

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Tremolo Spring Installer

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Makes tricky tremolo spring installation easy. A word of advice: pliers are NOT the right tool for installing tremolo springs!

Pliers slip and the spring goes flying off to ding the guitar's finish or scrape your knuckles. Here's a better way: a simple, inexpensive 6" steel hook that's the right length to make stubborn spring installation remarkably easy. It gives you a straight non-slip pull—you'll wonder how you got along without it! It helps protect your fingers as well as your guitar.


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5.0

Great little tool! Saves a lot of frustration (and sore fingers)!

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After trying small pliers, flat-head screwdrivers, etc., I decided to give this a try. In short, glad I did! Works great as a tool for fishing wires through cavities on solid body and archtop guitars, too.

5.0

The simplest tools are the best

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Excellent for tremolo springs, but I've found myself using it in other ways, such as grabbing at wires inside a guitar.

5.0

Its Well Worth The Money

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For the price of a cheeseburger and french fries you can have the correct tool for putting bridge springs on guitars. I'm always paranoid that I'll slip when using pliers to install springs. I can't imagine slipping and scratching a customer's guitar. To me this is worth the peice of mind and makes the job so much easier.

5.0

Makes it easy

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Installing springs is faster and easier with this tool. No more fighting with springs.

5.0

tremolo installer

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I replaced 5 tremolo springs with no trouble on my cruise guitar. If I can do it almost anyone can use it with ease. Very nice tool for my shop. Joe from PENNA

5.0

Handy Tool

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Yup I used this to install tremolo springs in my Squier Strat. Worked just like it's supposed to. But I give it Bonus Points for installing a hard to reach spring on the drive of my lawn mower.

5.0

Ideal Tool for the Job

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Installing tremolo springs can be tricky, of course, but it's an easy job if you have the right tool. This is the right tool. I added two springs to my Strat to deck the tremolo. It was a piece of cake with this handy tool. I would never want to attempt spring installation or removal without it. Highly recommended.

5.0

easy spring changes

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gotta have this for trem spring changes or re-situating the springs for balance. Will save the finish on your guitar from dings from using the wrong tools or springs flying off against the backside. StewMac's customer service is the best too and you'll get it super fast.

5.0

Very helpful thing

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It's so simply to install the springs on my floyd guitars now! I used to remove floyd without unlocking the nut while clearing my fretboard or doing something with frets. This hook helps me a lot to return my floyd and springs back quickly and guitar always stays in tune. Thanks for this great invention.

5.0

Great hook

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Durable tool with solid hook!

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