Locking vintage-style Gotoh SD91 set of six tuners, ideal for a vintage Fender Stratocaster or Telecaster. 15:1 gear ratio.
The locking mechanism works by inserting the string through the hole in the post as per usual but making sure that you hold the end of the string taught while turning the tuning machine button and this will automatically clamp the string into place. Once the string is locked, simply continue to tune to pitch and you won't need to wrap the string around the post more than once. The advantage of such a discreet locking mechanism, without the usual large locking wheel at the back of the tuner, is that it retains the vintage look of your headstock but with the added advantage of having the solid stability of a locking tuner. When it comes to string changing, simply detune the old string and use a flat head screw driver or a coin in the slot at the top of the post to undo the locking post which will in turn release the string.
Sold as a complete set of six and comes complete with push-fit bushes and mounting screws. The diameter of the push-fit bushes is 8.8mm - ideal for any 6 in line headstocks that already use vintage-style push-fit bushes. If your headstock is drilled out to 10mm then you will need to also order a set of the Gotoh adapter bushes.
Please refer to the secondary image for detailed measurements of the tuners and push-fit bushes to insure that they will fit your guitar.
To our valued customers,
We are closely monitoring the developments of the COVID-19 virus and taking every precaution to keep our employees & wider society safe during these unprecedented times. We all must do our part to help reduce the spread of the virus and exposure to our communities.
While we will be running with an extremely streamlined staff at the warehouse, our sales team will still be able to answer calls and e-mails from their homes. Therefore, at this time there will be no changes in order fulfilment, however there is the chance of slight shipping delays.
Customer service and product information services are still available but If we become aware of any changes that will affect our customers, we will update you as soon as possible.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for your dedication, support and solidarity as we make our way through this difficult situation. We hope you all stay safe, healthy and keep the music playing.
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PICKGUARDS: Do not remove the protective cover or place any components on this pickguard until you have made a "dry run" on the instrument. Make sure all mounting holes and pickup cuts are positioned correctly. Pickguard replacement warranty will be void if the protective cover has been removed. Removing the protective film means that the item is not in a re-saleable condition and therefore we cannot accept it back for a refund.
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