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Paul E
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« on: August 12, 2017, 06:06:32 pm »

I'm looking for a bridge like this:



I have the bridge, I am missing the spring and whammy bar though. So mine looks like this (although not my guitar):


Any ideas?

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« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2017, 10:57:47 am »

Hi Paul,

I suppose it depends how "DIY" you want to go, and also your budget?

For a spring maybe you could look at repurposing one from a welding hammer (or elsewhere) like this:

https://www.makro.co.za/diy/tradeweld-/br-welding-chipping-hammer-247472EA?gclid=CjwKCAjwt8rMBRBOEiwA2F2biExHezqUAb5R49d7MZbvlg0wpoXAPRc48BQVZBaqFZhOV6HzyHKl7hoCffkQAvD_BwE

For the trem arm maybe play around with making a plywood template to get the shape you want and then have someone with some metal work experience fabricate one for you?

What guitar is this for? Always good to see guitar restorations going on!
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