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Repair Services

We offer some basic repair/upgrade services to our local Ottawa-area customers.  Customers outside of our area may still use these services, but the shipping costs to get your gear to us and back may be expensive.

Our bench rate (hourly rate) is: $100/hr

Current shop ETA is: 1 WEEK

Prices are for labour cost only, parts sold separately
Time estimates based on appropriate parts provided or in-stock

Prices may vary based on condition of equipment provided

EMERGENCY SERVICES (service starts immediately)
$100 - Emergency service charge (+ regular cost of service)
$20 - Replace cable ends (mono)
$30 - Replace cable ends (stereo)
$40 - Replace cable ends (XLR)
$10 - Direct small hardware replacement (corners, feet, handle, etc.)
$15 - Direct mono input jack replacement
$25 - Direct stereo input jack replacement
$25 - Drop-in speaker swap (+$5 per extra speaker)
$30 - Hardware replacements requiring minor modifications (like drilling new screw holes)
$xx - Custom wiring (bench rate; minimum $30 charge)
*Note: We cannot service stacked/noiseless pickups or pickups encased in epoxy
$20 - Recharge pickup magnets
$40 - Wax potting
$80 - Re-wind a single-coil pickup
$120 - Re-wind a humbucker or other dual coil pickup
$10 - Direct small hardware replacement (strap buttons, string trees, knobs, jack plates, etc.)
$xx - Direct hardware replacements requiring string removal (bench rate; minimum $30 charge)
$10 - Input jack replacement
$15 - Potentiometer replacement
$20 - Standard 3-way, 4-way, or 5-way pickup selector replacement
$20 - Pickup replacement
$20 - Extra wiring (push-pull switches, killswitches, etc.)
$xx - Custom wiring (bench rate; minimum $50 charge)