Heavy zinc bass tuners add unnecessary weight to your headstock, straining your neck and shoulder. It also restricts your left hand to holding up an unbalanced instrument, robbing you of the necessary freedom of motion so essential to a natural, relaxed playing technique.
Don’t carry the weight of the world on your shoulders! Hipshot’s Ultralight Bass Tuning Machines are made of durable, precision machined aircraft-quality aluminum to lighten your load, and give you the correct instrument balance without sacrificing tuning accuracy or durability.
*Sleek and compact, easily installed on the smallest of 4, 5 or 6 string bass headstocks. *Unique design allows quick and easy conversion to bass or treble side, no double left and right hand stocking hassle. *Available with traditional "Clover Leaf", contemporary "Y" or "Lollypop" shaped keys. *Lighter yet possesses full size gears and string post. *Available in chrome, black or gold.
The 3/8 diameter version fits basses with a headstock hole size of 9/16 inch. The 1/2 inch diameter version fits basses with a headstock hole size of 11/16 inch.
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Please Note: We fabricate and hand finish a wide variety of products at our factory in Interlaken, New York. As a result it may take several weeks to ship your order. We apologize for any delays and hope you enjoy the quality.