Bar fretwire, 18% nickel silver, 2 pieces
Bar fretwire was commonly used on stringed instruments before the turn of the 20th century. It was used on some Martins™ into the 1930's. Bar fretwire is more difficult to install than today's extruded,
Measures .059" wide x .157" thick x 23.5" long (1.5mm wide x 4mm thick x 59.7cm long) with a Vicker's Hardness of HV5/230 (+/-15).
See Frets.com for Frank Ford's online instructions for refretting a guitar with bar wire.
- Shipping Restrictions - Location
- No Restrictions
- 23.5" or 59.6cm
- .059" or 1.4mm
- .157" or 3.9mm
- Sold by Length
- Approx. 4 feet