Vintage refinishing is where it all started for us. It's what got us into this business and is still what we enjoy doing the most. We take great pride in our vintage refinishing work.
If you have a vintage guitar and want a vintage refinishing job done to all of your specifications and want communication, feedback, and progress pictures during the process, then our vintage refinishing orders are for you.
Degrees of Aging We offer all kinds of variations of aging and will age your items according to your individual taste. From closet clean to light, medium, or heavy wear; the choice is yours.
Prices for Complete Finish & Aging Prices are based on the body and/or neck being sent to us unfinished or down to bare wood. If your body or neck has an existing finish and needs to be stripped, see our stripping prices below. We use only 100% Nitrocellulose Lacquer for our finishes.
Butterscotch, Blond, and Custom Colors: $295
Maple Fret Board Necks: $199
Rosewood Fret Board Necks: $175
*Add $50 for double bound body finishing, or $25 for singlebound.
**Add $125 for a custom color over a sunburst finish, or add $100 for a custom color over a custom color.
Stripping Non Poly Finished Body: $95
Stripping Poly Finished Body: $150
Stripping Non Poly Finished Bound Body: $145
Stripping Poly Finished Bound Body: $250
Stripping Maple Fret Board Non Poly Finished Neck: $95
Stripping Maple Fret Board Poly Finished Neck: $150*
Stripping Rosewood Fret Board Non Poly Finished Neck: $65
Stripping Rosewood Fret Board Poly Finished Neck: $95
*Stripping poly finished maple fret board can damage the fret markers.
Other services provided - Email us for prices
We offer custom aged hardware or will age hardware you provide. We will also install tuners on your neck. We can also age pre-finished bodies and necks providing that they are finished in 100% lacquer only...WE DO NOT AGE POLY. You must be completely sure that your finish is all lacquer. Otherwise we will send it back to you at your shipping expense. If you want to test your finish, we can email you the steps to take.Email us if you have any questions.
* Email us your Vintage Refinishing order now from our Order page