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Customer talk about TOWNER on Les Paul forum

Customer talk about TOWNER Down Tension Bar on Les Paul forum "Bigsby on An Historic w/o Holes In The Top" Got this new device that allows you to install a Bigsby but you don't have to buy a B-7 or drill holes in the top. It's called a "Towner Down Bar" and works amazingly well:

By | 2015-06-10T18:28:30+00:00 July 3rd, 2012|NEWS|Comments Off on Customer talk about TOWNER on Les Paul forum

Gibson Guitars The Curious Break Angle

[cetsEmbedRSS id=http://townerusa.com/2012/03/gibson-guitars-the-curious-break-angle/ itemcount=0 itemauthor=1 itemdate=1 itemcontent=1] "I’ve read a lot about how the angle that the strings take when they cross the bridge or the nut can affect how the guitar plays. I’m not sure I understand completely the mechanism for the phenomena described but, as a college Physics major (for a year, anyway), I [...]

By | 2015-08-07T04:00:19+00:00 March 12th, 2012|NEWS|Comments Off on Gibson Guitars The Curious Break Angle

ForumsTalk: Towner down tension bar

"The cool thing about this is that cos i used a towner 335 kit, i did not have to cut any holes in the top, and did not need to stick a "custom made" sticker over the plug holes from the tailpiece. It stays in tune pretty good too! it has a tusq teflon nut on it and a new model tonepros bridge with teflon saddles on the way, but the standard gibson bridge works fine so far."

By | 2015-08-07T04:00:35+00:00 February 29th, 2012|NEWS|Comments Off on ForumsTalk: Towner down tension bar

Towner USA | Down Tension Bar

“A down tension bar providing VST, Variable Strings Tensions” Back in 2007 I invested in a Gibson ES-335 without aBigsby vibrato bar factory installed. The guitar was a good deal and at the time and I didn’t think I would really need or want a Bigsby vibrato bar. Well, it turns out I did want a Bigsby vibrato [...]

By | 2015-08-07T04:00:53+00:00 February 6th, 2012|NEWS|Comments Off on Towner USA | Down Tension Bar

Towner USA providing VST | Variable String Tensions

The upward bend in the wire, allows for "Variable String Tensions" [VST] which makes for a better guitar setup. Guitar techs dig this feature because it hasn't been done and it works. There are many different bridge and nut setups managing the action of the strings and over time that changes for every guitar. This kits conforms to just that, [...]

By | 2015-08-07T04:01:45+00:00 January 10th, 2012|NEWS|Comments Off on Towner USA providing VST | Variable String Tensions

GET the METRIC replacement studs if you DON'T have a Gibson guitar. Dismiss