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TUSQ Saddles

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Man-made ivory from Graph Tech, for enhanced tone and sustain.

Available in convenient ready-made shapes and sizes, TUSQ® bridge saddles are preferred by many acoustic guitarmakers for rich tone and sustain. TUSQ is an advanced polymer that's formed under high heat and pressure for uniform density. It's designed to transfer string energy more efficiently, to make guitars come alive with enhanced harmonics, volume and sustain. Final trimming required; please measure your bridge slot before ordering.

"TUSQ nuts and saddles have improved the sustain and clarity of our guitars. We now use them on all models." —Bob Taylor, Taylor Guitars


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For 3/32"-wide bridge slots
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TUSQ Saddles For 3/32" bridge slot; 20" top radius

For 3/32" bridge slot; 20" top radius

2-29/32" x 3/8" x 3/32"
(73.86mm x 9.73mm x 2.57mm)
20" (508.00mm) top radius

Item # 3559
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For 1/8"-wide bridge slots
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TUSQ Saddles For 1/8" bridge slot; 14" top radius

For 1/8" bridge slot; 14" top radius

3-1/32" x 7/16" x 1/8"
(76.71mm x 11.43mm x 3.15mm)
14" (355.60mm) top radius

Item # 3557
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TUSQ Saddles For 1/8" bridge slot; 12" top radius, with string compensation

For 1/8" bridge slot; 12" top radius, with string compensation

2-13/16" x 13/32" x 1/8"
(71.12mm x 9.98mm x 3.10mm)
12" (304.80mm) top radius
Compensated for B string

Item # 3558
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TUSQ Saddles For 1/8" bridge slot; 10" top radius, with string compensation

For 1/8" bridge slot; 10" top radius, with string compensation

2-7/8" x 7/16" x 1/8"
(73.15mm x 10.92mm x 3.25mm)
10" (254.00mm) top radius
Fully compensated

Item # 1880
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TUSQ Saddles

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Man-made ivory from Graph Tech, for enhanced tone and sustain.

Available in convenient ready-made shapes and sizes, TUSQ® bridge saddles are preferred by many acoustic guitarmakers for rich tone and sustain. TUSQ is an advanced polymer that's formed under high heat and pressure for uniform density. It's designed to transfer string energy more efficiently, to make guitars come alive with enhanced harmonics, volume and sustain. Final trimming required; please measure your bridge slot before ordering.

"TUSQ nuts and saddles have improved the sustain and clarity of our guitars. We now use them on all models." —Bob Taylor, Taylor Guitars


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Saddles are great

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The Tusc saddles are fantastic.

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Perfect

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A perfect fit replacement, exactly as ordered. For some reason, sounds better amplified than the stock saddle in a Luna Dragonfly. It shouldn't but it does; maybe the bottom makes better contact with the under-saddle pickup.

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Tusq Compensated Saddle

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After removing the under saddle pick up I needed a new saddle so I chose the Tusq Compensated 1880. It was an easy install that took less than an hour. A very nice upgrade.

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