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FW57110H

Fretwire, 18% nickel/silver, 100 feet

$167.56
$150.80 Save 10%

Buy more & save! Buy 100 feet and save 30% over the cost of individual 4-foot lengths.

Massive! Our biggest wire. Used on basses and rock guitars for those looking for a scalloped fingerboard feel. Similar to Dunlop's #6000. Larger than LMI's FW110.

Fretwire is sold in either 4 or 100-foot lengths. 4 feet is normally enough for one standard instrument if you're not wasteful, but please check your plans before ordering. For easier installation, fretwire is coiled with the tang toward the inside of the curve. 4-foot sections might be cut into halves for shipping purposes. All of the fretwire we carry will fit into a .023" slot, with the exception of the FW75 nickel/silver wire.

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Product Description

Installation Tip: The juncture of the tang and the crown on fretwire is not a crisp 90º angle, instead it is slightly radiused (+/- 15º) We recommend slightly beveling the edges of the fingerboard slots with a needle file so that the fretwire seats properly. This beveling also makes it possible to pull out the fretwire, if necessary, without fear of tearing up wood. A drop or so of water in the fret slot helps lubricate for easier tang entry.

Fretwire Sizes and Slot Widths article

Details

Shipping Restrictions - Location
No Restrictions
Size
Jumbo
Configuration
Coiled
Content
Nickel/Silver
Fret Height
0.131" or 3.33mm
Crown Height
0.057" or 1.45mm
Crown Width
0.110" or 2.79mm
Tang Width
0.020" or 0.51mm
Stud Width
0.036" or 0.91mm
Sold by Length
Approx. 100 feet

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Fretwire, 18% nickel/silver, 100 feet

Buy more & save! Buy 100 feet and save 30% over the cost of individual 4-foot lengths.

Massive! Our biggest wire. Used on basses and rock guitars for those looking for a scalloped fingerboard feel. Similar to Dunlop's #6000. Larger than LMI's FW110.

Fretwire is sold in either 4 or 100-foot lengths. 4 feet is normally enough for one standard instrument if you're not wasteful, but please check your plans before ordering. For easier installation, fretwire is coiled with the tang toward the inside of the curve. 4-foot sections might be cut into halves for shipping purposes. All of the fretwire we carry will fit into a .023" slot, with the exception of the FW75 nickel/silver wire.

Fretwire Comparison Chart Link

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