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Fret Cutter


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Spend less time filing fret ends!
This is the best tool for trimming the ends off fretwire.

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0619 Fret Cutter Yes
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A Stewart-MacDonald exclusive, our custom-made steel cutter has improved features you won't find on hardware store nippers.

The jaws are specially hardened for fret work, and they're profiled and flush-ground to cut the wire close to the fretboard. The result is a cleaner cut without pulling the wire, so you'll need to do less filing. Longer rubber-coated handles allow better access to the frets over a guitar body.

1" (25.4mm) jaw width, 8" (203.20mm) length.

Not recommended for use with stainless-steel fretwire.

Essential for fretting
The Fret Cutter is one of seven tools included in our Essential Fretting Tool Kit, a compilation of tools you'll need for the fundamentals of fret work. Kit also includes our book, Fretwork Step By Step by Erick Coleman with Dan Erlewine.

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Fret Cutter
Fret Cutter
 
5 out of 5 stars
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5 5-08-2013
Cut very Well

Short incredible and the design is very special for this job, I recommend it.

Carlos GirĂ³n  Ny Read my reviews (28)
4 4-28-2013
Indespensible

I used to use a small set of bolt cutters, and then I bought these... you will not go wrong. It really sped up my frettin'.

Gibby  Sydney, Australia Read my reviews (4)
5 4-03-2013
Fret Cutter

The best Cutter I've used by far!

rockwood  netherlands Read my reviews (5)
5 3-25-2013
Fret Nipper

Well made, essential tool.

fullwedge  Cornwall on Hudson, NY Read my reviews (21)
5 1-26-2013
Smooth and sharp

Cuts the ends off like butter without distorting the shape of the fret A++++

GuitarMechanic  Read my reviews (6)
5 1-17-2013
Essential tool

It is agreeable to work with this tool, precise and clean cut. Very effective!!!!!!!

Rafpro  Barcelona, spain
4 1-12-2013
Good

Good tool, really usefull, but the quality is not to the top

Daniele5  Italy Read my reviews (2)
5 12-12-2012
Great tool

an essential tool for fretting - trims close and clean

monk14  New Zealand
5 11-09-2012
nice!

the perfect tool for the job! nothing else to say!

StringsFromHell  Chile Read my reviews (3)
5 10-21-2012
essential tool

Cheap pliers are not cut, this is different in every way, good edge, flush cuts, . Not wasting time, very good choice ..

BHSLuthier  Argentina Read my reviews (17)
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