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Fret Rocker


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Pinpoint those pesky high frets, and check the final height after you've redressed or replaced them, reach for the Fret Rocker!

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3770 Fret Rocker Yes
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Our 4-in-1 mini straightedge spans three frets and "rocks" to indicate uneven fret heights. Precision-machined for accuracy to .0015" per foot, the 4", 3", 2" and 1-5/16" edges make it versatile for any fretted instrument, from basses to guitars to mandolins.

The Fret Rocker is made of 1/8" nickel-plated steel with a satin finish, for durability in professional use. It's an indispensable diagnostic tool, before and after partial refretting and recrowning jobs. It lets you do more accurate fret work for better playability.

Essential for fretting
The Fret Rocker 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 Rocker
Fret Rocker
 
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5 4-16-2014
A must have for fretwork

A simple, precise and durable piece of equipment. It's a welcome addition to any tool kit.

Bassmage4  NYC
5 2-28-2014
It Rocks

Another great innovation that leaves no doubt about wether or no you have a high fret. It finds them in a hurry and that saves you a lot of time. :)

Paul Richard  Oshawa,Canada Read my reviews (3)
5 2-16-2014
A moneymaker

I find the tool very indispensable for determining if my fret dress jobs are complete, or if frets need dressing in the first place. On that end I was able to convince several customers to let me level the frets on their guitars after I show them that the frets on their Gibsons aren't level in the first place.

Tai Fu  Taiwan Read my reviews (20)
5 2-11-2014
A Must Have!

I thought using a straight edge was sufficient enough when it came to checking high and low frets; boy was I wrong. I couldn't believe just how unlevel my frets were until I used this handy little gadget. Worth every penny and a must when checking and leveling your own frets...BUY ONE!!!

BMW FREQ  Layton, UT USA Read my reviews (2)
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5 1-17-2014
Brilliant!

So, every guitar I build uses this tool. That's when you know it is an essential part of your workshop! Love it, don't know what I'd do without it.

MartinT  Central Coast, NSW Read my reviews (6)
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5 1-09-2014
Fret Rocker

an essential tool for daily work

Martín  Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina Read my reviews (78)
5 11-24-2013
A Must Have Tool

There isn't a lot to say that has not ben said. Fret Rocker is the only way to check the frets. Unless you can Plek the neck.

zapkat  Sierra Vista, AZ Read my reviews (8)
3 10-31-2013
Good

great sizes to check levels, a bit pricey for a cut piece of metal though.

jay jay  land o lake, fl Read my reviews (3)
5 10-21-2013
Worth every penny

Got one of these with my fretting kit. It is worth every penny, no more rechecking and rechecking and rechecking, time saver=money saver.

Kelly T  dededo,guam Read my reviews (13)
5 10-21-2013
no complaints

I Love it!

wizard1325  Tampa, FL Read my reviews (6)
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