Gibson Accessories ABR-1 Tune-o-matic Bridge

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Gibson Accessories ABR-1 Tune-o-matic Bridge, Chrome
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Gibson Accessories ABR-1 Tune-o-matic Bridge, Nickel
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Gibson Accessories ABR-1 Tune-o-matic Bridge

The original Gibson bridge, right from the source!

The ABR-1 Tune-o-matic bridge was the brainchild of legendary Gibson president Ted McCarty in 1954, setting a standard for simplicity and functionality that has never been bettered.

The ABR-1 is installs directly into the body of the guitar using a separate stud and thumbwheel, providing a firm seating for the strings and allowing players the ability to adjust and fine tune intonation and string height in a matter of minutes. It also yields a great union between the strings and body, which results in excellent vintage tone and sustain.

    Dimensions:
  • String Spread: 2-1/32" (51.56mm)
  • Saddle Radius: 12" (304.80mm)
  • Post Spacing: 2-29/32" (73.66mm)
  • Post Threads: 6-32 x 1-1/16"
  • Genuine Gibson part
    Gibson ABR-1 Tune-o-matic Bridge features:
  • Unnotched saddles
  • Closed-bottom construction
  • Includes posts and thumbwheels
About bridge & tailpiece measurements
Bridge and Tailpiece Measurements Snippet

String spread is the distance between the centers of the outer strings on a bridge or tailpiece.

Saddle radius determines the arc formed by all the individual saddle heights, and is similar to the measurement of a fretboard.

Stud/post spacing is the distance between the centers of the mounting posts of a bridge or 'stop' tailpiece.

Positioning the bridge
Find bridge placement for any scale with our free online tool fret position calculator.

Tip: Slotting Tune-o-matic style saddles
Nut slotting files work great for metal saddles. Choose your file size as you would when slotting a nut: use the same gauge as the string, or a few thousandths larger. After filing to the desired depth, we suggest polishing the slot with Mitchell's Abrasive Cord to remove file marks and burrs.

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