Tang is firmly clamped ensuring clean cut without twist or distortion to the fret ends.
Fret length can be accurately cut using a fine tooth hacksaw.
Fret tang at the ends can be removed with a needle file.
Fret radius can be checked before fitting.
Jig ensures minimum fret finishing on instrument.
Fret Clamping Jig Body
Fret Jig Profile Templates
Hex Allen Key & Clamp Screws
3-options are available:
1) 7.25" / 9.5" / 10"
2) 12" / 14" / 16"
3) 17" / 20" / Flat
Fret Profile Templates are available separately to increase the range of fretboard radii if needed.
Use in conjunction with our 3.5mm depth fretsaw for neatly cutting frets and the bonus of a fretsaw to cut the fretboard slots also!. (The blades supplied with the saw will cut steel and wood. We recommend keeping a dedicated blade for fret cutting).
Further detailed information on the fretting jig can be found from the Fretwork / Fretting page.
FRETTING VICE - FRET CUTTING JIG
“A really great piece of kit. Very well made. A complete re-fret went without a hitch, Every fret was perfect, What could have been quite a daunting task, went so smoothly. The whole thing has been so well thought out - it's a brilliant bit of kit. I would gladly recommend your equipment to anyone who is thinking of buying it! Thanks again.” P.C. Wiltshire, UK.
“I am very satisfied with the tool. Great idea, very good performance. Thank you very much!”. Wieslaw M., Reykjavik, Iceland.
“What a well,thought out tool for holding fret wire and superb quality engineering”. B.W. UK.