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Carbon Fiber Neck Rods 1/8" x 3/8" x 18" length

1/8" x 3/8" x 18" length

Item # 4401
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$17.49

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Carbon Fiber Neck Rods 1/8" x 3/8" x 24" length

1/8" x 3/8" x 24" length

Item # 4402
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$21.00

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Carbon Fiber Neck Rods 0.200" x 1/4" x 18" length

0.200" x 1/4" x 18" length

Item # 4403
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$16.42

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Carbon Fiber Neck Rods 0.200" x 1/4" x 24" length

0.200" x 1/4" x 24" length

Item # 4404
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$20.72

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Carbon Fiber Neck Rods

About This Item

Stronger than an equivalent volume of steel, carbon fiber rods can supplement an adjustable truss rod to help prevent neck twisting.

Short sections can be installed to reinforce the base of a peghead. Formed with heat and pressure in an epoxy base, carbon fiber adds little weight, but adds significant stiffness.

4401 1/8" x 3/8" x 18" length
3.18mm x 9.52mm x 457.20mm
4402 1/8" x 3/8" x 24" length
3.18mm x 9.52mm x 609.60mm
4403 0.200" x 1/4" x 18" length
5.08mm x 6.35mm x 457.20mm
4404 0.200" x 1/4" x 24" length
5.08mm x 6.35mm x 609.60mm


Trade Secrets!

Trade Secrets!

Strengthening a square-tube Martin truss rod

Dan Erlewine's doing a neck reset on a Martin that has a square-tube truss rod. While he has the neck off, he shows how to improve the truss rod before regluing the neck.

Instructions

Product Instructions

Working with Carbon Fiber Reinforcement Materials

Information about the precautions related to, and the use of, Carbon Fiber Reinforcement Materials.

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Perfect fit

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I use these for my neck stiffeners and they fit the 1/8" slot perfectly. I was using carbon fiber neck rods from another supplier but I usually had to sand the rods down to get them to fit correctly. These from Stewart Mcdonald fit just right.

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Product was correct and arrived quickly. Great service.

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the good stuff

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excellent stiffeners when a truss rod cannot be used!

4.0

Good

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I use them a lot. They keep working for me.

4.0

stiff rod...

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Used these a lot over the years, just built myself a 5 string bass and installed 4 of these in the neck...solid as a rock and a great consistent tone over the entire neck. I think a two way truss rod is crucial when using these rods as it can stiffen a neck so much...you can't get the relief you want from string pull alone.

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Carbon fiber rods

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This is the first time I've used these Carbon fiber rods. They work well, and fit nicely, and allow me to make a very thin but very strong/stiff neck. In the photo you can see them installed along with a two way adjustable truss rod, in my sonÆs guitar which he orders very strong so that he could string it with thick strings for playing hard rock.

5.0

Going for lightweight? Go carbon

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I switched to cedar for the necks of my electric guitars. The combination of a spoke nut hot rod and carbon reinforcement is very lightweight, strong and extremely stable.

4.0

Good as any carbon fiber on the market, but price is high

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I put a pair of carbon fiber rods, and a dual action Hot Rod, in all my necks. Stew Mac's carbon fiber is as good as any I've used. I'd give a five star rating, if the price were more reasonable.

5.0

So Easy to Use!!!!

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I love them for my Bass ukes and Mando's

5.0

Just as described

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Excellent rods. They really helped me reinforced a 5-stringed bass neck. Rods are very stiff and extremely light weighted.

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