Custom Fretted Instruments & Repair

[banjo headstock] Welcome to Custom Fretted Instruments & Repair. Our shop, located on the side of a mountain near Sparta, TN, offers professional quality repair and restoration of fretted instruments such as guitars, banjos, mandolins, etc. Electric guitar repair, setups and electronics are a specialty.

We are an authorized warranty repair center for Fender, Takamine and Ovation, and are a dealer for several high quality musical instruments including guitars made by Eastman, Huss & Dalton, and J.W. Gallagher & Son. We stock Eastman and Kentucky mandolins, Flinthill, Huss & Dalton, Stelling, and Ome banjos as well as McSpadden lap dulcimers and Dusty Strings hammer dulcimers.

We stock fretted instrument accessories, tuners by Korg and Peterson, strings for most fretted instruments and instructional and reference books and videos.

Custom Fretted Instruments & Repair
400 Firetower Road
Sparta, TN 38583-3746
9am - 5pm Monday-Friday
10am - 2pm Saturday

Our Latest 5 instruments. See our Products page to see the full list.
Name Description Price
[Taylor 410E]Taylor 410E

The last of our NOS Taylors. What can I say? It\'s a Taylor. It sounds great and plays great.

Comes with a Hardshell case and Lifetime Warranty.

[Eastman ACTG1]Eastman ACTG1

Going somewhere and don't have room for a full-sized case? Don't let that stop you from playing, with this travel guitar from Eastman.

Laminated Sapele back and sides and a solid Sitka spruce top give this guitar a voice that belies its...

[Taylor 214CE-N Used]Taylor 214CE-N UsedUsed by a local songwriter for about three months, this guitar is in excellent condition and sounds great!

The tone and playability of a Taylor in a nylon string guitar.

From Taylor's site:
Our layered rosewood 200 ...

[Huss & Dalton D-RH]Huss & Dalton D-RHThe Huss & Dalton D-RH. "A powerful dreadnought tempered with a boost to the midrange for a more balanced tonal quality. Indian Rosewood and Sitka Spruce are standard." Ours includes the Flat Top option, as well as Waverly tuners.3424.50
[Huss & Dalton CM Custom]Huss & Dalton CM Custom

This is a custom CM with Mahogany back and sides. This body was built by John Calkin and contains his signature in the top. Written on the top (seen in the picture through the mirror):

  • Huss & D...
  • 2400.00