Folk Instrument Repair Pricing

Mandolin/Ukulele

Estimates are always FREE!!!

Mandolin Setup A Grade 150.00 Minor fretwork.
Action adjustment at nut.
Action adjustment at the saddle.
Truss rod adjustment.
Set intonation (if possible).
Tighten and Clean all hardware.
Lubricate tuning machines.
Clean electronics if applicable.
Buff/Polish and Clean.
Clean and Condition Fingerboard/Bridge.
Install new strings. (Strings NOT included)
Setup B Grade 80.00 Action adjustment at the nut.
Action adjustment at the saddle.
Truss rod adjustment.
Tighten and Clean all hardware.
Basic polish and clean-up.
Clean and Condition Fingerboard/Bridge.
Install new strings. (Strings NOT included)
Ukulele Setup A Grade 125.00 Same as above. Setup B Grade 75.00 Same as above.
Action Adjustment Only 50.00 Generally Service applies for new instruments.
This price is for both Mandolin and Ukulele.
Truss Rod Adjustment.
Action at Nut and Saddle.
No Fretwork.
Minor cleaning of body and fingerboard.
If installing new strings new set NOT included.
Mandolin Re-String 25.00 New Strings NOT included.
Ukulele Re-String 20.00 New Strings NOT included.
Complete Re-fret 300.00 Base price for both mandolin and ukuleles.
Remove old frets.
Re-radius Fingerboard.
Repair any cracks or damage to Fingerboard.
Level, Crown, and Polish new frets.
+$50 Bound Fingerboard.
+$100 Bound Fingerboard keep binding ends (If possible).
+$50 Unfinished Maple.
+$100 Finished Maple.
+$50 if using Stainless Steel fret wire.
+$50 Re-radius Fingerboard to a compound radius.
New Nut and Saddle included if we can’t keep old ones. (Blanks NOT included)
Includes Set-up A Grade. (New Strings NOT included)
Fret Wire NOT included.
Fret Level, Crown, and Polish 175.00 $200.00 Finished Fingerboard.
+$25 to Buff frets.
New Nut required an additional fee of $35. (Nut Blank NOT included)
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Individual Frets 25.00 each $25.00 each for Bound Fingerboard.
$35.00 each for Bound Fingerboard keeping binding ends (if possible).
+$100.00 Level, Crown, and Polish (required).
New Nut (required) at an additional fee of $35. (Nut Blank NOT included)
New Strings Required.
Strings NOT included in the price.
Neck Reset 350.00 and Up. Price depends on the style of neck joint and the age of the instrument.
Complete Re-Fret included.
New saddle and nut included.
Re-Finishing around neck joint available at an additional fee but is discounted (quoted in store).
Set-up A Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Mandolin Wedge Under Fingerboard 200.00 and Up. This service NOT recommended for some imports.
New saddle install required. (New saddle NOT included)
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
New Mandolin Bone Nut and Saddle Combo 150.00 Save $20 for combined work.
New Saddle NOT included.
Bone Nut blank NOT included.
Set-up A Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
New Ukulele Bone Nut and Saddle Combo 140.00 Save $20 for combined work.
Bone saddle blank NOT included.
Bone nut blank NOT included.
Set-up A Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
New Mandolin Plastic Nut and Saddle Combo 90.00 Save $10 for combined work.
Plastic saddle blank NOT included.
Plastic nut blank NOT included.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
New Ukulele Plastic Nut and Saddle Combo 140.00 Save $10 for combined work.
Plastic saddle blank NOT included.
Plastic nut blank NOT included.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
New Mandolin/Ukulele Bone Nut 80.00 Just $60.00 for Ukulele Nut.
Bone nut blank NOT included.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
New Mandolin/Ukulele Plastic Nut 50.00 Plastic nut blank NOT included.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Lower Nut Action 20.00 May require new saddle or saddle to be shimmed.
Minor Saddle Set-up included.
New Mandolin Bridge Seating 50.00 Remove and replace old saddle.
New Saddle NOT included.
Action Set-up included. (New Strings NOT included)
New Ukulele Bone Saddle 80.00 Remove and replace old saddle.
Bone saddle blank NOT included.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
New Ukulele Plastic Saddle 50.00 Remove and Replace old saddle.
Plastic saddle blank not included.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Lower Mandolin/Ukulele Saddle Action 50.00 May require new nut or nut to be shimmed.
Minor Nut Set-up included.
Correct Ukulele Intonation 125.00 Includes filling and re-cutting the saddle slot.
Not all acoustic guitars will be a candidate for this.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Bridge Re-Glue 150.00 Re-Finishing top at an additional charge.
Set-up A Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Replace Ukulele Bridge 250.00 and Up. Bridge blank included.
Re-Finishing top at an additional charge.
Set-up A Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Bridge Shave and Re-Slot 125.00 and Up. Re-Finishing top at an additional charge.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Bracing Re-Glue/Repair 50.00 Depending on bracing placement cost can go up.
Will save original brace(s) if possible.
In-store quote required
Cap Worn Bridge-plate 80.00 Repair existing bridge plate if possible.
+$40 Replace bridge plate and re-drill string holes.
+$50 for a custom brass cap over bridge plate.
Replace Pickguard 75.00 and Up. Includes touch up with appropriate finish.
If making a custom replacement this will add cost.
In-store quote required.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
New Pickguard NOT included in the price.
Pickup install 50.00 an Up. Requires in store quote, there are many variables here (Construction and age are factors).
Includes installing endpin output jack.
Base price for soundhole pickups.
+$25 If installing under saddle pickup.
+$35 Installing Bridge Plate transducer.
Electrical Problems Varies In store quote required.
Replace tuners 75.00 and Up. Tuners not included.
Set-up B Grade included.
Price varies on the compatibility of new tuners (example: headstock holes may need to be enlarged).
Strap Button Installation 15.00 New strap button NOT included. (Unless using in-house stock)
Custom Bridge pins 75.00 Price is for making custom pins.
Re-string plus cost of strings unless we can keep original strings.
Humidify Mandolin/Ukulele $20.00 May be needed if the instrument is severely dehydrated.
This will help close up cracks for gluing.
Spot Finish Repair 100.00 and Up. Remove old finish and repair wood damage.
Remove all parts and re-install in the area of repair.
Buff repair area.
Price depends on in store quote plus finish type (Satin or High Gloss).
In-store quote required.
Set-up A grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Crack Repair 25.00 per inch Approximately $25 per inch by in-store quote only.
Rehydrate, Cleat if needed, and finishing Touch Up.
Price depends on finish type (High Gloss or Satin) and age of instrument cost can go up.
In-store quote required.
Set-up B Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Broken Headstock 250.00 and Up. Includes touch up with appropriate finish.
Price depends on finish type (Satin or High Gloss)
Buff out repair area.
May not be invisible depending on break point and finishing.
In-store quote required.
Set-up A Grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Top Re-Finishing 350.00 and Up. Remove old Finish.
Remove all parts and re-install.
Buff out refinished area.
Can add colors, shades, or pinstripes as desired (This will add cost).
Cost depends on finish type (Satin or High Gloss)
Relicing services possible.
In-store quote required.
Set-up A grade included. (New Strings NOT included)
Complete Re-Finishing 500.00 and Up. Remove old Finish.
Remove all parts and re-install.
Buff out refinished guitar.
Can add colors, shades, or pinstripes as desired (This will add cost).
Cost depends on finish type (Satin or High Gloss)
Relicing services possible.
In-store quote required.
Set-up A grade included. (New Strings NOT included)

*All prices listed above are subject to change depending on the complexity of the job.
*If getting multiple jobs done at once discounts are available. Please call for quotes.
*All over the phone quotes are subject to change once in store evaluations are done.
*We guarantee all of our standard work for 90 days and all finishing work for 5 years. If we notice that the work has been tampered with by you or any other repair service provider we reserve the right to void this guarantee.