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Diamond Fret Levelers

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Industrial diamond-coated steel blocks. Excellent for putting a razor edge on chisels and knives, we discovered they're also great for leveling frets!

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Diamond Fret Levelers
Item# Description In stock Price Quantity
5256 Extra-fine, 1800-grit Yes

5257 Fine, 800-grit Yes

5258 Coarse, 325-grit Yes

5259 Set of three SAVE $4.30 Yes

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These diamond-coated steel blocks are manufactured as tool sharpeners. Available in three models, the cutting surfaces are a bit finer than our other diamond-coated fretting tools. They always remain flat, and won't break, chip or crack.

Sold individually or SAVE when you buy the set of all three fret levelers.

Each leveler is 6" x 2" x 1/4" (152.40mm x 50.80mm x 6.35mm).

Works on stainless frets, too!
All of our tools are suitable for use on stainless-steel fretwire, with the exception of our Fret Tang Nippers and Fret Cutters. Modern stainless-steel fretwire is known to be harder than the traditional nickel-silver blends, but our own shop experience indicates the wire does not cause premature wear of files or sandpapers.
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Diamond Fret Levelers
Diamond Fret Levelers
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5 5-05-2012
Diamond Fret leveler

Bought the course leveler. Does a great job with little effort. Can take a little material off by running it down with no pressure, just the weight of the leveler or add a bit of pressure for more material removal. I saw some people added a wooden handle or grip to it. Not a bad idea. I've been able to use it as is by wearing a pair of light weight rubber coated gloves. Grips it good and gives me more of a contact to the tool and frets, but hey its a whatever works for you world. Also great for sharpening and putting an edge on chisels and other tools. Well worth the $

billy bee  Poughkeepsie NY Read my reviews (2)
5 11-11-2011
Diamond fret levellers

Super-glue some scrap wood handle on them and you're off and filing (the little rubber pads do nothing).

ddanze  arlington va Read my reviews (5)
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5 11-06-2011
Diamond Leveler

325 coarse grit took tops of frets off quickly without being too aggressive for a first time level, crown & polisher like I was. Lead to a good low action job. Very happy with the product.

Craig Chen  Australia Read my reviews (3)
5 11-06-2011
needed in shop

very useful for many jobs.

Set-up Technician  Solon,Ohio Read my reviews (18)
5 8-31-2011
Excellent to say the least!

Have the 800 grit. Used it to shave of fret sprout, filing of edges on plastic details, and even sharpening broken chisels. All with excellent result. Why didn't I get one years ago?

GoranS  Sweden Read my reviews (4)
5 8-03-2011

....or should I say fret-saver?
Bought an old '74 SG with the worst possible fret job. Luckily it was fretted with jumbos, so with enough metal to work with, this guitar is now in excellent working condition!

Preben Kobro  Arendal, Norway Read my reviews (8)
5 7-23-2011
Perfect results

I ordered both the 325 and 1800 for leveling and tool sharpening. They are flat and a good length for spot leveling or for leveling all the frets. You would find it hard to beat these for a really accurate fret job.

Shawn O'Neill  Westville, South Africa Read my reviews (21)
5 7-03-2011
Great versatile tool

I use these fret levelers for sharpening my chisels. Works absolutely great!

Hans Vermeulen  The Hetherlands Read my reviews (2)
5 5-26-2011
They Never Wear Out!

i use it to bevel the frets and it's unbelievable how they do not wear out even after so much grinding back and forth on the sharpy fret ends.

i also like to level uneven frets just by dragging it over back and forth, with NO pressure but its own weight (800-grit). this way keeps the frets to flatten out too much, so they'd need a very light crowning job, then.

StewMike  Italia Read my reviews (11)
3 5-06-2011
Diamond Fret Levelers

I thought they would be double sided like all the other's I've seen. Can't assume anything I guess. Seem Like they'll work good though.

Jerhico Guitars  Altona, NY Read my reviews (51)
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