You can order options and accessories without leaving the page. Your purchases also help protect forests, including trees traditionally used to make instruments. One drill block is included with the jig. Toll Free: 1-800-477-4437International: 707-687-2020 We recommend this pencil for our peghead (and many other) templates. For this reason, this template has two sides - a right and a left. The upcut on the bottom of the bit helps prevent router blowout. A .246" (D) drill bit should be used with this drill block. Monday-Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm PST We have two photos above which explain how to determine which drill block (and therefore which drill bit(s) you will need for any particular tuner configuration. Oops, looks like you forgot something. All templates are CAD drawn, and Laser cut on 1/4" MDF for accuracy and durability! Metallic mesh grip on a slim, beveled barrel promotes control when writing. Please feel free to call or email should this be unclear. See the photo below for a further explanation of which drill block/bit to use when drilling for your slot-head tuners. We have two photos above which explain how to determine which drill block (and therefore which drill bit(s)) you will need for any particular tuner configuration. Template for Headstock Drilling/Slotting Jig, O'Brien... 3/8" template guide bushing with centering pin. Important Note: This template is derived from the O'Brien plan based on an actual instrument. A .406"/13/32" drill bit should be used with this jig to accommodate 10mm rollers. This template is designed to be used with the LMI Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig. This drill block is meant to be used with the LMI Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig. For this reason, this template has two sides - a right and a left. Template, classical 1937 Hauser, headstock acrylic (ref: SPTHS14). GraphGear 500 features a 4mm long tip design for rulers and templates. Details This item is not meant to be used as a stand-alone drill guide. Before visiting, it is important that you read this page: Toll Free: 1-800-477-4437 or International: 707-687-2020. Drill block for Headstock Drilling/Slotting Jig, 6mm... Template for Headstock Drilling/Slotting Jig, Ramirez/Parlor. We offer a wide array of options and accessories for this jig, so before you start to customize it, be sure to view the attachments and photos which will help you make sound choices. Chrome / Firefox browsers are highly recommended. This template is designed to be used with a mechanical pencil - specifically, the Graphgear 500 - although others might work. Our small diameter spiral bits are high quality, two flute, solid carbide cutters – made for long useful operation. We have developed a tool with unsurpassed flexibility and precision. It is designed to be used to drill holes for tuners with 1/4" shafts and where hole bushings are not provided/used. Fender Telecaster Guitar Body Thing 1 Pin Hole Drill Press Vintage Modern Free Shipping Usa Template. Use the neck plate as a template (#7 on material list) to locate the mounting holes in the neck pocket. Brand New items are sold by an authorized dealer or original builder and include all original packaging. It is made specifically for templates. One drill block is included with the jig. It is designed to be used to drill holes for tuners with 6mm posts. This template is designed to be used with the LMI Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig. Each of our headstock templates is the precise outline of the headstock on the plan referenced. If you need blocks or templates down the road, they are also available separately. bushing size of .310. Our Phones are staffed: They are perfect for marking your tuner locations. Many popular styles: 58 Tele, 62 Strat, 57 Strat, 58-60 Les Paul Standard, Firebird, and more! I'm trying to drill straight holes perfectly aligned through a template in wood. Before visiting, it is important that you read this page: See the photo below for a further explanation of which drill block/bit to use when drilling for your slot-head tuners. We have developed a tool with unsurpassed flexibility and precision. Template for Headstock Drilling/Slotting Jig, Ramirez/Parlor (ref: SHSDSJ-ST1). It is configured for the '37 Hauser classical guitar (PL64). This listing is temporarily unavailable while the seller is away. 1. Preview (image) A 1/4" (.250") drill bit should be used with this drill block. One routing template is included with this tool at no additional cost (in the previous section). Each of our headstock templates is the precise outline of the headstock on the plan referenced. We highly recommend these peghead templates to be used in conjunction with the Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig. routing templates are made from 1/4” mdf. they are taped or screwed down to the blank and routed to shape. It is blank so you can configure it yourself. See the attached .pdf for specs on the slots that can be produced. Choose the optional drill bit that matches the drill block you chose. layout templates are priced Base product Fax: 707-687-2014 Weighted at your fingertips for precise drafting and template work. This instrument's peghead was asymmetrical. Website Content Copyright © 2020 Luthiers Mercantile International, Inc. If you wish to replicate the original instrument, use both sides. The 1/8" shank cutters are usually used in a small Dremel type rotary tools and 1/4" shank cutters are typically used in a laminate trimmer or router. This drill block is meant to be used with the LMI Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig. Drill block for Headstock Drilling/Slotting Jig, 1/4" posts (ref: SHSDSJ-DB4). Works with both "Vintage" and "Modern" Fender Telecaster Electric Guitar Bridges. Definitely worth the price! These templates come with the flat spot on the corner for the jack plug and are packed in a oversized box for protection. LMI does NOT have a storefront or offer over-the-counter sales. The Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig is designed to allow anyone to create a slotted peghead precisely and accurately with relative ease. Graphgear 500 mechanical pencil for templates (ref: SPGMP). These high-speed steel (HSS) brad-pointed twist drills are the best we've seen for accuracy in drilling dot holes. This drill block is meant to be used with the LMI Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig. This bit offers a bit more length than the typical combo/compression bit. Use this tool to install bushings in your peghead. select by letter and add an “l” for layout. The Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig is designed to allow anyone to create a slotted peghead precisely and accurately with relative ease. Send  Their extra-long spurs make for a very clean entry. International or Local: 707-687-2020 Comes with Body and Neck template. This drill can be used to drill accurately size holes for 10mm classical tuning machines. If you want your instrument to be symmetrical, use only one side of the template. One routing template is included with this tool at no additional charge. The 0.09mm x 4mm Graphgear sleeve is longer than most mechanical pencils. Drill block for Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig, .302" (ref: SHSDSJ-DB2). they are durable and provide an exact dimention for tracing to wood. Use this tool to easily insert the bushings in your slotted peghead. When I drill the pin holes in acoustic bridges I use a drilling template/guide; it was suggested that a similar guide might be useful when installing Telecaster type bridges. Important Note: This template is derived from the 1937 Hauser plan based on an actual instrument. Template for Headstock Drilling/Slotting Jig, O'Brien classical (ref: SHSDSJ-ST2). Do I need a steel insert for my template? If you wish to replicate the original instrument, use both sides. Pre-loaded with Pentel Super Hi-Polymer HB lead; never needs sharpening, is super strong and produces a clear dark line. It is designed to be used to drill holes for most classical tuners on the market today. Routing guides for pickups, electronics, body cavities / f-holes, necks, and fretboards. Are you sure you want to add to cart without choose them? This drill block is meant to be used with the LMI Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig. Please feel free to call or email should this be unclear. A .302" (N) drill bit should be used with this drill block. These templates are laser engraved from 1/8" thick clear "cell cast" acrylic (less brittle than extruded acrylic). Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig - NEW! The template is 3/4 Baltic Birch plywood. layout templates are 45.00 per set. Telecaster Bridge String Hole Drilling Template/Guide. It is designed to be used to drill holes for tuners with bushed holes with an O.D. https://www.lmii.com/blog/visiting-and-tours/. This template is designed to be used with the LMI Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig. 3. Drill block for Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig, .246" (ref: SHSDSJ-DB1). These templates are laser engraved from 1/8" thick clear "cell cast" acrylic (less brittle than extruded acrylic). One drill block is included with this tool at no additional cost. The larger diameter measures 7.5mm and the smaller diameter is 5.95mm. Mark the holes, center punch your marks. To enjoy an optimal experience on our site, please update it.