Discussion in ' Luthiery, Modifications & Customizations ' started by DistinguishedPapyrus , Jun 8, 2017 . The problem is, too many choices! The strings anchor at the back of this bridge. DIRGE. Schaller STM Bridge String Spacing e1-E6: 48.5 - 57.5 mm String Spacing Individual: 9.7 - 11.5 mm Radius: 12" (fits 12"-16" Fretboards) Colour: Chrome Includes 2 M7 Compression Sleeves, 2 M5 Adjusting Screws Fits LP-Type Guitars with a bolt spacing of 74.0-74.5 mm. if anybody is building a solid body guitar or simply replacing a bridge ~ this is the one for you! Schaller 455 combined bridge and tail-piece unit. Delivery time within 10 days and with tracking. The saddles on the Schaller have a bit of a curve to them, which gives them a nice ergonomic shape to rest your hand. It's the normal arrangement with 6 adjustable saddles, but also features 2 bolts at the rear of the unit which, when adjusted, can push against the 2 stud mountings. bass guitar, fan-fret, bass bridge, B-bender, guitar bridge, tremolo, bass machine heads, bass tuners, multi-scale, tuners, bridges, headless, vibrato, hardware Free shipping on domestic orders over $50 USD! String spacing is 2-1/16" and stud spacing is 2-29/32". Make an Offer. Height, intonation and string spacing are adjustable. The eccentric screw on the right side is used to lock all the saddles tight once adjustments are completed. far better than say a telecaster/stratocaster type end stop bridge were the adjustment is somewhat limited. But I´m not sure, if I can build in these bridges without a neck angle, because of their height. Also previously had a Badass V on a Jazz, I thought it was awful, badly cast saddles and base plate, absolute rubbish compared to the Schaller and Hipshot but I could have just had a bad one. … Comfortable and ergonomic. of adjustment. if anybody is building a solid body guitar or simply replacing a bridge ~ this is the one for you! Taneytown, MD, United States. Machine heads, bridges, tremolos and accessories for electric guitars and acoustic instruments. Because it doesn't have the fine tuners. They tend sit higher than similar stock bridges. Plus, it sits just a bit higher than a Hipshot, which for me, makes it easier to palm mute comfortably. It was brand new when I bought it, but it didn't come with the studs, just the inserts that go into the body. Reviews (0) Schaller 475 combined guitar bridge and tail-piece unit. Reviews This handsome bridge features low friction rollers for each string and is adjustable in width from 2" to 2-3/16" (51mm to 55.5mm). It is gold and about 20 years old. The strings anchor at the back of this bridge. Hey there! 3-dimensional adjustment of string height, intonation and string spacing (with roller bridge … When you buy products through links across our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. This is a Schaller 456 I bought a couple years ago when I was converting my Gibson SG slowly into a Tony Iommi John Birch clone. These intonation-adjustable brass saddles allow adjustable string spread, and are angled slightly for correct alignment with the offset mounting studs and threaded bushings. schaller bridges are really worth the extra money when compared with cheaper bridges available on … NOTICE: The Pacific Northwest is currently experiencing extreme weather conditions. Maybe the rollers decouple the strings from the body or eat a little energy, maybe not. Very Good. Welcome to another Weekend Workshop with Ben at Crimson Guitars. The individual string intonation is set by adjusting the string saddles. It is a really cool guitar and I think there were only three or four made. Sales. $45 + $5 Shipping. What do you think might be wrong with it? 763. Orders can be placed on the website as usual. (3) 3 product ratings - GB-0540-003 Schaller Nashville Gold Tunematic Guitar Bridge for Gibson USA GTM Looking for a review of the Schaller Hannes bridge. I will definetely not do a build with a neck angle, because this is my first build and I don´t want to make things too complicated. schaller bridges are really worth the extra money when compared with cheaper bridges available on … These rollers are also individually adjustable for string height and intonation. Click here to login, The ability to reply to and create new discussions, Access to members-only giveaways & competitions, Interact with VIP industry experts in our guest Q&As, Access to members-only sub forum discussions, Get INSTANT ACCESS to the world's best private pro audio, Promote your eBay auctions and Reverb.com listings for free. Now I've heard that roller bridges aren't worth it (if you don't have a bigsby), because they can "deaden" the tone. Any bridge part that can move will absorb vibrations. NOTICE: We will be performing scheduled maintenance on our website on. These rollers are also individually adjustable for string height and intonation. Meaning you do not need to have hole through the body for the strings. far better than say a telecaster/stratocaster type end stop bridge were the adjustment is somewhat limited. I'm using Phat Cat p90s. My Gordon-Smith is blessed with a Schaller 455, a "combined bridge and tailpiece unit". I've since moved on from that idea. I experimented with a roller bridge on my Gretsch 5420T and went back to the adjusto-matic supplied - mainly because I like as fast a fretboard as possible. schaller bridges are really worth the extra money when compared with cheaper bridges available on … This solid bridge gives your guitar a clearer, more percussive tone while also providing significantly longer sustain. Copyright © 2021 Warmoth Guitar Products. Create a username and password below and an account will be created and your post entered. Schaller Hannes Probably the most comfortable bridge on the list, in my opinion, is the Schaller Hanes. Black finish. of adjustment. My alternative would be the Schaller 455 (but I don´t like the looks) or the Duesenberg Wrap Around bridge. I'm searching for a new bridge, landed on Gotoh. I like the 455 better. Schaller & Wilkinson Roller Bridges. I bought a Heritage Leon Rhodes from John Covach a couple of years back. Posts Official Schaller webshop. I've put Schaller bridges on all of my basses because they have unique feature of being able to line up the string with the poles of the pickups. Heavy and precise construction for extra long sustain. Schaller 475 Guitar Bridge Gold. of adjustment. far better than say a telecaster/stratocaster type end stop bridge were the adjustment is somewhat limited. Are you sure you wish to clear All items from your cart? It has a Schaller fine tuning bridge which I really like and apparently John said it was stock. It is a flat mount. I used to have a schaller 2000 series on an old bass, again really good bridge but I found it overly fiddly. Reviews This handsome bridge features low friction rollers for each string and is adjustable in width from 2" to 2-3/16" (51mm to 55.5mm). Schaller 475 roller bridge Anybody have a lot of experience with the Schaller 475 flat-mount hardtail roller bridge ? of adjustment. Flatmount bridge with adjustable height, intonation and string spacing (roller bridge saddles) The roller bridge saddles reliably minimize string breakage while maintaining intonation and tuning stability. of adjustment. I made a hard-tail Strat and needed a bridge that line the strings up with my P-90 bridge pickup. I use other Schaller products regularly like the Schaller 475 roller bridge on assorted guitars that I build. I have a vintage Strat hardtail bridge ready to go with narrow spacing. The Schaller was the perfect choice. The strings anchor at the back of this bridge. Strings up through the rear end of the bridge. The other option was to fit a top loading bridge like the Schaller 475 but I don't really understand what impact that will have on the sound at all. This handsome bridge features low friction rollers for each string and is adjustable in width from 2" to 2-3/16" (51mm to 55.5mm). Listing Sold. 3-dimensional adjustment of string height, intonation and string spacing (with roller bridge saddles). The Schaller bridge for replacement on a Les Paul style guitar I have tried on a different guitar years ago and I didn't really like it at all. Schaller 475 flat-mount hardtail roller bridge, Already have an account? Schaller generally makes top line stuff. far better than say a telecaster/stratocaster type end stop bridge were the adjustment is somewhat limited. Schaller's unique variation of the Tune-o-matic bridge features low-friction roller saddles for smoother tuning and tremolo action. Aside of having to fill in the former post holes and drill new ones certainly pissed me off. schaller bridges are really worth the extra money when compared with cheaper bridges available on … I bought it new back in the day for a Warmoth guitar. Comprehensive adjustments for position and intonation. This is a narrow spacing. This handsome bridge features low friction rollers for each string and is adjustable in width from 2" to 2-3/16" (51mm to 55.5mm). This is a Schaller bridge for strat style guitars. Well, I don't see much point in a roller bridge on a non-vibrato instrument but I also really don't see much wrong with it either. Edited August 19, 2013 by NJE All rights reserved. Buy all Schaller products directly from the manufacturer. Curious what your impressions are, whether you would want one on a guitar you played regularly, whether there are issues to be aware of, etc. JT590 Schaller tremolo Pickups: Middle and neck position = J200 (signature Jackson), simple. Just a friendly reminder that political discussion, (including "offhand" and 'sideways' commenting) is, Anybody have a lot of experience with the. These rollers are also individually adjustable for string height and intonation. Please click here for important information regarding COVID-19 Coronavirus. These rollers are also individually adjustable for string height and intonation. far better than say a telecaster/stratocaster type end stop bridge were the adjustment is somewhat limited. if anybody is building a solid body guitar or simply replacing a bridge ~ this is the one for you! GB-0540-003 Schaller "Nashville" style tunematic bridge for USA Gibson® electric guitars. But the Schaller bridges are top notch. Schiller 8 string bass bridge, was used briefly on a project bass but no longer needed, comes with install screws and plate shim ... Schaller; Schaller 471-8 8 String Bass Bridge. It's a great bridge. Maybe I just need to take your advice and give it a go. Shipped From. Mar 2, 2011 #4. davmac Tele-Afflicted. However, we may be unable to answer the phones. NOTICE: Please turn on Javascript in your browser to enable Checkout and other features of this website. schaller bridges are really worth the extra money when compared with cheaper bridges available on … But in short: It feels like it's going to fall apart in your hands when you play it aggressively. The roller bridge saddles reliably minimize string breakage while maintaining intonation and tuning stability. At first I was gonna go with the standard tune-o-matic bridge, but then I changed my mind for the locking roller bridge, because I've had quite a few strings break right at the saddle. JT590 Schaller tremolo Pickups: Middle and neck position = J200 (signature Jackson), simple. what shortcomings in particular has your guitar? Watch. You need an account to post a reply. if anybody is building a solid body guitar or simply replacing a bridge ~ this is the one for you! if anybody is building a solid body guitar or simply replacing a bridge ~ this is the one for you! 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