Dual Fret Scale Templates

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Accurate fret slots without guesswork. Designed for use with our Fret Slotting Miter Box, or your shop table saw.

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Martin 24.9" and 25.34" scales

Item # 4915
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$40.85

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Fender 25.5" and other 25" scales

Item # 4916
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Gibson 24.625" and 24.750"

Item # 4914
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$40.85

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Gibson 24.562" and 25.300"

Item # 4917
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$40.85

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Bass 34" and 35" scales

Item # 4918
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$40.85

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Classical guitar 650mm and 660mm scales

Item # 4919
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Baritone guitar 28.5" and 30.2"

Item # 4911
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$40.85

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Bass 30" and 30.5"

Item # 4912
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$40.85

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Banjo 26-3/16" and mandolin 13-7/8" scales

Item # 4920
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$40.85

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Ukulele 15" concert and 13-3/4" soprano scales

Item # 4909
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$40.85

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Ukulele 17-3/32" tenor and 20-1/8" baritone scales

Item # 4910
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Details

Accurate fret slots without guesswork. Designed for use with our Fret Slotting Miter Box, or your shop table saw.

Each template is made of durable stainless steel and has notches for two different fret scales. Includes an indexing pin and instructions.

These templates provide accurate fret positioning for guitar, bass, banjo, mandolin, or ukulele.
#4914 - #4919 guitar and bass templates allow for 24 fret slots.
#4911 baritone and #4912 bass templates provide 22 fret slots.
#4920 banjo / mandolin template will locate 22 frets for banjo and 29 for mandolin.
#4909 ukulele template will provide locations for 18 frets and the #4910 ukulele template will locate 20 fret slots.

Special notes:


#4915 Martin Dreadnought scale is commonly referred to as 25.4" but is actually 25.34".

#4916 For Fender 25.5" includes fretboard cut-off and nut positions. Also for 25" scales like Paul Reed Smith®, Dobro®, Danelectro®, and Benedetto.

#4914 and #4917 We offer templates for Gibson's 25.3" long scale, plus three shorter Gibson scales. Over the years, Gibson has referred to each of the shorter scales as 24-3/4".

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For use with a table saw: Install the supplied index pin in the fence of your table saw. Attach a template to the back of the fingerboard. On your table saw, align the blade perpendicular to the fingerboard, and saw the slots with the template side up. We recommend a Fret Slotting Table Saw Blade.

For use with a luthier's miter box: Simply attach a template to the back of the fingerboard, and saw each fret slot after locating the index pin (preinstalled in our miter box) in the corresponding template notch. We recommend our Fret Slotting Miter Box.


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perfect tool

By lycker from cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
(Customer's Reviews) Thursday, September 30, 2010


Revolutionary. Very good tool.



Lycker - Cagliari-Sardinia - Italy

great tool and time saver

By Mark Kovacic from Hidden Hills, Ca
(Customer's Reviews) Saturday, August 28, 2010


I bought this in conjunction with the table saw blade and made the whole process easier, faster and more accurate than the manual process. All of the tools I have purchased from stewmac have been well designed and manufactured.

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