Our uncompromising design features patented threaded worm tension bushings that eliminate looseness, for maximum tuning efficiency. The precision-machined stainless steel worm gears, bronze alloy string post gears and 16:1 gear ratio assure smooth, accurate tuning.
Performing artists stay in tune with Waverly: “The best tuners in the world.” — Chris Thile “They have changed my life.” — Sam Bush “The frequent need for retuning during a show is gone.” — Ronnie McCoury "I love Waverly tuners. The keys move with ease and hold strong, two important qualities we must have to perform night after night. I have Waverly tuners on all my mandolins. I wouldn't want to use anything else. They are the best!" — Rhonda Vincent
Ultra-smooth operation, precise, reliable tuning, long life and classic beauty.
Each handsome engraved baseplate is now computer-machined from a single brass billet, for lighter weight with unwavering stability. Satin gold or silver plating. Choose genuine mother-of-pearl knobs or solid ebony knobs.
Standard spacing measures 29/32" (.906") between each string post.
String post diameter: .236" Required peghole diameter: 21/64 or .328"
Set includes a pair of 4L/4R tuning machines, mounting screws and knurled press-fit brass peghead bushings. Mounting screws included.
Handmade in Bozeman Montana USA.
Peghead Bushing Reamer For Waverly mandolin tuning machines Get the right fit! This slow-speed bushing reamer has a 1/4" pilot and 11/32" shank. Two 1" flutes cut a .328"-diameter counterbore for Waverly press-fit peghead bushings.
Tip: Plate-mounted tuners can't work efficiently if the pegholes are improperly drilled.
Our Mandolin Peghead Drill Jig ensures precise 29/32" spacing for accurate alignment for these tuning machines.
To be sure these tuners fit your instrument, compare your existing machines and peghole dimensions to our listed specs to help determine the best replacement.