Bridge Pin Hole Reamer

Bridge Pin Hole Reamer

Bridge Pin Hole Reamer 3-degree angle

3-degree angle

Item # 3227
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$75.27

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Bridge Pin Hole Reamer 5-degree angle

5-degree angle

Item # 3229
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$75.27

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 Bridge Pin Hole Reamer, Set of 2

Bridge Pin Hole Reamer, Set of 2

Item # 3230
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Bridge Pin Hole Reamer

About This Item

Accurate holes for a better fit! Our special wooden-handled steel reamers properly taper the holes for bridge pins.

These reamers are semi-fluted, to help keep the holes round, and are available in two sizes.

The 3-degree reamer tapers from approximately .312" to .150", with 3" cutting length, and is suitable for many bridge pins from Gibson and Gurian.

The 5-degree reamer tapers from approximately .312" to .135", with 2" cutting length. It works for our vintage-style pins, as well as modern Martin bridge pins.


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5.0

Great tool!

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Verified Buyer


Used a 5 degree reamer on a Zager ZAD900ce to enlarge the bridge pin holes to accept Martin Liquidmetal bridge pins. It worked great but you need to go slowly. The reamer is very sharp.

5.0

Upgrade vintage 3° bridge pins!

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Verified Buyer


I get requests to upgrade old, Japanese plastic pins. I like to use StewMac 5° wood pins. It doesn't take a genious to see how quickly a few jobs pays for this precise tool. I've never found a 5° reemer anywhere else.

4.0

good item and they work well. up the price!!

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I got these items to put in bridge pins on a dulcimer and a guitar later. they work well but the price is outrageous. even at half the price they could be considered over priced. I bought them because I need them but if i could have found them cheaper I would not have purchased from here.

5.0

this is a very high quality reamer

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Verified Buyer


I am very impressed.

5.0

Excellent tool for the job.

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Verified Buyer


I tried to expand another hole with available tools and almost ruined it.
After that I have decided to use right tool for bridge pin holes.
It works beautifully and in no time, but it cuts very good, so it should be used carefully, by small steps.

5.0

Worth every penny!

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Verified Buyer


I tried to avoid the expense by using a hardware store reamer and I also purchased a much cheaper version online but both we're like toys. Don't waste time or money, go for the real thing. These are professional tools!

5.0

Works well, but use carefully!

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Verified Buyer


As other reviewers have mentioned, it would be easy to ream your pin holes too large before you know it! My pins sat about 3/32" too high in my Martin 000-17S. I started with one turn at light pressure which seemingly took very little off, but the pin height was lowered halfway to my goal. My advice, keep fitting the pin and checking after each half turn. Each hole took only about two turns to seat the pins properly.
This is an expensive tool but it is the only way to fit the pins properly when used carefully.

5.0

Excellent quality

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Verified Buyer


I bought this because I was replacing cheap, plastic bridge pins with new bone pins, which were larger in diameter, and accurately tapered. This tool made it easy to dial in the exact dimension I needed for the new pins. It's very sharp, and solidly made. It corrected the bridge pin hole size and taper in very short order.

5.0

Works well

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Verified Buyer


Works very well. Easy to use.

5.0

Excellent Reamers! They do an amazing job!

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I had to recently shave down a bridge with a scraper. I also had to ream the holes out as well, and these reamers did a fantastic job! Loved em'

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