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8" Radius Blocks


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Accurately true or change a fingerboard's radius and level frets.
We make these hardwood blocks for use with Stikit Abrasives, to radius a fretboard quickly, accurately and without guesswork.

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8 Radius Blocks
 
Item# Description In stock Price Quantity
0415 7-1/4" radius Yes
$15.95

0405 9-1/2" radius Yes
$15.95

0416 10" radius Yes
$15.95

0406 11" radius Yes
$15.95

0417 12" radius Yes
$15.95

0419 14" radius Yes
$15.95

0420 15" radius Yes
$15.95

0418 16" radius Yes
$15.95

0421 17" radius Yes
$15.95

0403 20" radius Yes
$15.95


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Shaping fingerboards: use 80 through 220-grit
Leveling frets: use 220 through 400-grit

When working on compound radius fretboards, simply change blocks as you progress along the neck.

Dimensions: 8" (203.20mm) long x 2-3/4" (69.85mm) wide

See our shorter blocks for spot leveling, and for use as clamping cauls when gluing frets.

What's your radius?
Quickly find the curvature of a fingerboard or bridge with a set of radius gauges. Use them frequently to check your work as you smooth or shape a fingerboard or frets: a quick visual check keeps you from accidentally altering the shape—a mistake that's easy to make and hard to fix.

Radius Gauges


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8 Radius Blocks
8" Radius Blocks
 
5 out of 5 stars
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5 3-24-2014
Good stuff

Nice tool used it a lot !

JSD  Europe Read my reviews (31)
5 3-21-2014
Works like a charm.

Lasts a long time too.

Highline Guitars  Denver, Colorado Read my reviews (30)
5 3-08-2014
A good tool

Needs no improvement.

Kennebec Instrument & Amplifier  Augusta, ME Read my reviews (9)
5 2-22-2014
I paint these

I paint mine in different finishes, for easy identification. I also place .020 ABS plastic on the bottoms. This helps to keep them clean and true.

Pete Farmer Guitar Works  Grand Haven, Mi Read my reviews (5)
5 1-20-2014
These are great

I have been using these for years and forgot to write a review before now. They are perfect to use with the Stikit Abrasives!

justinarts  West Texas, USA Read my reviews (35)
5 12-01-2013
great block

this is a easy to use and works great

joey65746  missouri Read my reviews (5)
5 10-24-2013
Really good

Yes, just a really good quality radius block !

Really nice to work with !  Sweden
5 9-16-2013
8" sanding block

I have a couple of these in different radius and they always work well on used instruments. Especially where the frets need some truing up or just to level them up quickly.

myron c  north carolina Read my reviews (2)
5 9-15-2013
Nice Tool

Well made, precise!

Tradecraft Guitars  Hunt Valley, MD Read my reviews (2)
5 8-16-2013
Nice product, reasonable price.

Very pleased with the quality of these blocks. Nicely made and very accurate radius.

George H.  Mesick, Michigan USA Read my reviews (8)
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