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StewMac Medium Fretwire

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.080" to .095"
Medium widths are the most popular (used extensively by Martin, Fender and Gibson). #0148 Medium is our best seller.

Order fretwire by the pound for tidy savings!
Our bulk fretwire is supplied in convenient clear storage tubes, to keep your wire organized and your workbench uncluttered. You'll save 50% or more when you order fretwire by the pound.


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For acoustic or electric guitar. The most popular wire for refretting Martin, Fender, Guild, Gibson and other guitars.

Medium/Medium, 68-foot pack (1 pound)

Item # 0148-LB
In stock, ready to ship!
15% OFF SALE

$52.24
$44.40

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Medium/Medium, 2-foot piece

Item # 0148
In stock, ready to ship!
15% OFF SALE

$4.05
$3.44

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For acoustic or electric guitar. Somewhat narrower than our #0149 wide/medium fretwire, it can be redressed without becoming too flat.

Medium/High, 52-foot pack (1 pound)

Item # 0141-LB
In stock, ready to ship!
15% OFF SALE

$51.04
$43.38

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Medium/High, 2-foot piece

Item # 0141
In stock, ready to ship!
15% OFF SALE

$4.87
$4.14

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Dan Erlewine's favorite fretwire!
For acoustic or electric guitar. Combines extra width with extra crown height.

Medium/Higher, 54-foot pack (1 pound)

Item # 0152-LB
In stock, ready to ship!
15% OFF SALE

$45.15
$38.38

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Medium/Higher, 2-foot piece

Item # 0152
In stock, ready to ship!
15% OFF SALE

$4.98
$4.23

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For acoustic or electric guitar. Extra height for leveling and recrowning after installation or refretting.

Medium/Highest, 60-foot pack (1 pound)

Item # 0155-LB
In stock, ready to ship!
15% OFF SALE

$54.99
$46.74

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Medium/Highest, 2-foot piece

Item # 0155
In stock, ready to ship!
15% OFF SALE

$4.88
$4.15

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StewMac Medium Fretwire

About This Item

.080" to .095"
Medium widths are the most popular (used extensively by Martin, Fender and Gibson). #0148 Medium is our best seller.

Order fretwire by the pound for tidy savings!
Our bulk fretwire is supplied in convenient clear storage tubes, to keep your wire organized and your workbench uncluttered. You'll save 50% or more when you order fretwire by the pound.

Instrument makers and repair shops rely on us for the highest quality 18% nickel-silver fretwire. We supply our fretwire in 2-foot straight lengths. Order 6 feet for a complete guitar or bass fret job, and 4 feet for a mandolin, banjo or ukulele.

Our fretwire is sized to fit a 0.023" (0.58mm) fret slot width.

Fretwire is made in a variety of crown heights. Note that after the frets are installed and leveled, they can lose from .004" to .010" in height. High fretwire has a crown height of .045" or more. It may offer more note sustain due to its slightly greater mass, and more fret dressings are possible between refrettings. Low fretwire is often useful for partial refret jobs.


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Easy to work with and looks great. Shipping is fast too!

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I'VE not used the fretwire as of yet, so I can't actually give it a review. But I'll give it a five star rating, because Stewart Macdonald always makes good products.

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fret wire

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great packaging and great service.

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music supplies

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my parts are good,thanks.

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good!

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good!!

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life time supply

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I do not build very many instruments it is a hobby made possible by these kinds of parts this fret wire will work great on most any thing easy to use . worked great on this Cittren with fan frets . pre cut frets just do not work on something like this . you need the bulk do it your self type

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StewMac Medium Fretwire

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Great always good service thanks Bill Tippin

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Fine wire

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This my first fretwire purchase. I have already used it to replace frets on an old Yamaha acoustic. It's a pretty close match to the originals frets & plays well. Would buy again.

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quick n' easy. pleasure o order online with stewmac

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;thanks. 

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always a pleasure to shop here. orders are right on and shipment quick. thanks stew/mac

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StewMac PDF Catalog, page 8 See StewMac Medium Fretwire
on page 8 of our StewMac Digital Catalog