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Fret Press Inserts 6" radius

6" radius

Item # 4367
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$4.45

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Fret Press Inserts 7-1/4" radius

7-1/4" radius

Item # 4368
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$4.45

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Fret Press Inserts 9-1/2" radius

9-1/2" radius

Item # 4369
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$4.45

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Fret Press Inserts 10" radius

10" radius

Item # 4370
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$4.45

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Fret Press Inserts 12" radius

12" radius

Item # 4371
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$4.45

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Fret Press Inserts 14" radius

14" radius

Item # 4372
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$4.45

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Fret Press Inserts 16" radius

16" radius

Item # 4373
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$4.45

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Fret Press Inserts 20" radius

20" radius

Item # 4374
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$4.45

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Fret Press Inserts Flat

Flat

Item # 4375
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Fret Press Inserts

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These 2-1/2"-wide grooved brass caul inserts fit our fret pressing tools and are designed for working with radiused or flat fretboards.

The milled groove on the bottom keeps each caul properly centered on the fret.

#4367 insert with 6"-radius holds down the fret ends for gluing — especially important on the tight 7-1/4" radius found on many Fenders.

Designed to fit the Jaws Handheld Fret Press, the Fret Arbor Press System, and the Fret Press Caul


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I've used these for dreadnought, classical, and cigar box guitars, and they are so much better than the "tap, tap" method. My only wish is that there were inserts for the narrow/low fretwire used on ukuleles, as the frets tend to rock or tilt in these inserts. Otherwise, I wish I'd thought of them!

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I purchased a flat fret press insert to accompany the set that came with the fret arbor press system that I previously purchased, which included only radius inserts.

5.0

Another great tool

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Well made inserts - using press tool means less leveling job after fret instalation.

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If you own the caul, do yourself a favor and get one of each size. Yeah, you may not see many 7.25 or 16" radiuses in your shop... but the moment you do and don't have the correct insert, you'll be sorry.

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Fret Press Inserts

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Inserts work great with the fret press. Saves a lot of time installing frets and is more exact than using a hammer. Frets can be pressed to nearly identical height throughout the fret board reducing the amount of fret to be cut when dressing for a perfectly level fret job.

5.0

Wonderful

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These are a neccesity if you are serious about fret instalation. Much more accurate and less traumatic to the fretboard than hammering in.

5.0

Good value

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They work as advertized and the price is right. I do change the inserts as I work down the neck on compound radii, but it's a quick change.

5.0

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Well made and accurately machined.

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Timesaver

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I would recommend these to anyone trying to press in frets

5.0

Great gear

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Caul plus brass inserts, these items are not available in the UK and they are the best way to re-fret a guitar neck. They make the job so easy!
One tip- I bought the range of brass inserts plus the Neck support caul!

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