Plastic Side Dot Material

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6" plastic rods for making position dot markers on the edge of a fingerboard. Cut and scrape the material flush after insertion.

Plastic Side Dot Material White, 1/16" diameter

White, 1/16" diameter

Item # 0483
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Plastic Side Dot Material Black, 1/16" diameter

Black, 1/16" diameter

Item # 0484
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$1.15

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Plastic Side Dot Material White, 3/32" diameter

White, 3/32" diameter

Item # 1358
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Plastic Side Dot Material Black, 3/32" diameter

Black, 3/32" diameter

Item # 1359
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$1.15

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6" plastic rods for making position dot markers on the edge of a fingerboard. Cut and scrape the material flush after insertion.


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5.0

Great little plastic rods! 

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It's all in the title.

4.0

Works like it is supposed to

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Not much to say about a little dowel of plastic. I would have given it 5 stars but it got 4 cause of the price, which could be lower. Its still cheap but c'mon its a tiny piece of plastic.

5.0

Good stuff

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Good Stuff !

5.0

Simple and perfect

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Very easy to install, both in wood or over plastic (bound necks). Just drill a hole with a bit the same size as the plastic, 1/16" depth or more. Press in the wire and cut with x-acto. No glue needed. May be sanded, scraped, planed and lacquered upon, if needed. Even a beginner can't go wrong. Excellent product.

5.0

Perfect

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Installed side dots on a left handed strat set up for righty, looks like a factory job!

5.0

Eay to use... Great product!

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A real good product for us leftys to mark a neck on a home-made guitar using a righty neck..

5.0

Do the job

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Low cost, no loss, easy to use... all wath I needed!

5.0

nice 

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What else to say, good material, nice round section, easy to work with...

5.0

Side dot material

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I not only use this for side dots but for locating pins for gluing fretboards. Drill a 1/16" hole through the fret slot into the neck blank and pin before gluing. This keeps the fretboard blank from slipping under pressure and you can saw through it easily. My only complaint is they seem a bit pricey for what they are.

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Perfect

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Worked like a charm. I started out cutting with flush cut pliers, but it squeezed the material. A knife is the way to go, cut around the diameter carefully like you're cutting pipe. Not a big deal, but just to save yourself a little waste.

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