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Mitchell Abrasive Cord

Mitchell Abrasive Cord

Mitchell Abrasive Cord .015" (.38mm), 200-grit, Mitchell's #60

.015" (.38mm), 200-grit, Mitchell's #60

Item # 6125
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$9.23

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Mitchell Abrasive Cord .018" (.46mm), 200-grit, Mitchell's #55

.018" (.46mm), 200-grit, Mitchell's #55

Item # 6126
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$9.00

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Mitchell Abrasive Cord .030" (.76mm), 200-grit, Mitchell's #54

.030" (.76mm), 200-grit, Mitchell's #54

Item # 6127
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$9.00

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Mitchell Abrasive Cord .055" (1.40mm), 150-grit, Mitchell's #52

.055" (1.40mm), 150-grit, Mitchell's #52

Item # 6128
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$9.00

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 Mitchell Abrasive Cord, Set of 4

Mitchell Abrasive Cord, Set of 4

Item # 6129
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List Price $36.23
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Mitchell Abrasive Cord

About This Item

Guitar floss! After using your nut files, smooth the string notches with Mitchell Abrasive Cord. It helps keep the strings from binding in the slots, for more reliable tuning.

Available in four versatile thicknesses, Mitchell Abrasive Cord also smooths the string notches in metal bridge saddles, to reduce string breakage.

12-foot roll (3.66 meters).

Tough Mitchell Abrasive Cord is coated with durable silicon carbide and aluminum oxide microgrit. It's great for smoothing the string slots in archtop guitar, banjo, mandolin, violin and resonator guitar bridges, to help eliminate string buzz.

Cleans screw threads
Deburrs metal and plastic
Smooths fine edge details in sawn pearl inlays
Smooths bridge pin hole string slots
12-foot (3.66 meter) roll

You'll find lots of other handy uses for it in your shop!


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5.0

So practical!

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Verified Buyer


Great for finishing nut slots. Could be used for so many other applications!

5.0

Great of many things

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Verified Buyer


I use this a lot as the final touch in cutting a nut slots. Leaves it smooth for string travel but is also great for cleaning corroded pole pieces that cause a lot of Tele bridge pickups to short out.

5.0

Just what i needed

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:)

5.0

good deal ..

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Verified Buyer


looked all around after seeing these here and found this was the best deal ... have been able to safely lower the action on an already well cut nut without too much trouble ... as always, they should work on lowering their shipping costs

5.0

Fixed my issue

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Verified Buyer


I had a G string “hanging up “ at the nut on one of my acoustic guitars. Nick at Stew Mac recommended this string abrasive to lightly smooth and enlarge the nuts slot (versus the equivalent file). It worked . I can’t say enough good about Stew Mac staff. I have contacted them with issues over the years and they always respond quickly with good suggestions.


5.0

Perfect Tool

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Verified Buyer


Really great tool.
Perfectly work on saddles and nuts.
BUT!
Need more sizes. Critically need more different sizes.

5.0

Perfect! Goes where sandpaper can’t!

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Verified Buyer


I use this when installing under saddle pickups or adding a working space between cavities. Works like a charm and gets rid of rough edges that can cause chaffing of wires.

4.0

These work well and you need them if you are putting slots in saddles

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Verified Buyer


These work well and you need them if you are putting slots in saddles.

One objection:
Wildly expensive for a piece of string with grit.

But you need them or your slots will suck.

dhk

5.0

Great

By

Verified Buyer


Haven't used much but for what I have used, I like it.

5.0

a must have for nut slotting

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Verified Buyer


my only complaint is "hey SM please add more sizes!"
cleans and polishes slots better than anything else.

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