skip to content

For any repairs, it is necessary to inspect the instrument. Only then I can provide detailed advice and give a realistic assessment of the cost-benefit ratio. Practically any damage can be repaired. The question is often only whether it is worthwhile for the respective instrument.

I would be happy to provide you with a cost estimate including material costs before each repair.

Repair Work on Wood


Repair of broken neck (simple) from 45,00 €
Repair of broken neck and varnish repair from 80,00 €
Gluing of simple cracks on the top, sides or back from 45,00 €
To feather a crack, insertion of wood stripe from 80,00 €
Attach loose parts 40,00 €
Fitting of mechanics (without tuners) 25,00 €
Fitting of mechanic
(sealing old holes and drilling new ones)
from 45,00 €
New Top or new back on request

Repair Work on Fretboard


New frets for classical guitar
incl. adjustment of the fingerboard
300,00 €
Adjustment of frets and polishing - classical guitar 90,00 - 120,00 €
Lateral adjustment of frets (edge of fingerboard) 25,00 €
Replace of a single Fret 18,00 €
Mounting of fret markings (lateral 5-7-12) 25,00 €
New fretboard
(incl. removing old fingerboard or shimming the old ibe for corrections)
650,00 €

Bridge & Saddle


Saddle – new construction from bones 65,00 €
Bridge inlay – new construction from bones 60,00 €
Glueing loose bridge and adjustment of action if neccessary from 120,00 €



This work includes the optimisation of strings and frets

Replace of new Strings  - work only 28,00
Adjustment of concert guitar

50,00 €



Varnishing on request
French polishing on request


All repairworks are calculated on the basis of 40,00 € per hour.  For all further works the same basis is valid on prior agreement.

© 2024 Gitarrenbau Döttlinger · info(at) · Impressum · Datenschutz · Imprint · Privacy policy ·

Diese Seite wurde zuletzt geändert am 26/03/2024 um 09:39.