Common Repair List

String Instrument Repairs & Restoration List with Common Prices.

K.C. Strings Repairs Price List 2021
 
         
 

VIOLIN

VIOLA

CELLO

BASS

Bridge - Student Standard

$75

$85

$150

$215

(Metal bass bridge adjusters 90)

     French Deluxe

$140

$136

$240

$350

     Re-cut Existing

$33

$37

$40

$64

Crack Repair Eachno top removal

$48+

$54+

$84+

$100+

Crack Repair  with top removal

$300+

$336+

$696+

$1150+

Glue Seam (each per opening)

$24+

$26+

$36+

$50+

Pegs:   Refit/Adj. each

$22

$24

$34

n/a

     Ebony Set

$115

$123

$202

Shop machines $745

     Boxwood Set

$168

$192

$245+

KCS machines $1224

     Peg/Button Hole Bushing

$120

$132

$178

$203

Sound Post

$54

$47

$68

$90

Nut - Replace

$70

$76

$98

$144

     Re-glue nut/saddle

$18

$18

$22

$31

     Raise/Shim/Reshape

$36

$36

$54

$72

Saddle - Replace

$90

$99

$120

$156

    Tail gut - Replace

$22

$22

$34

$47

Endpin/End button

$31

$35

$84

$108

     Gotz, KCS

n/a

n/a

$173

$216

Fingerboard - Refit/Straighten/Re-glue

$84

$92

$150

$228

    Re-glue loose part

$30

$34

$48

$72

    Plane & "Dress"

$90

$100

$156

$276

Neck - Re-glue (student)

$151

$162

$302

$432

    Pull-up/Raise Projection

$132

$144

$216

n/a

    Reset (w/student bridge)

$336

$384

$768

$1,152

    New Corner incl. retouching

$312+

$336+

$384+

$456+

    New Edge incl. retouching

$192+

$216+

$264+

$312+

Clean and Polish

$65+

$72+

$130+

$274+

Touch-up

$96+

$108+

request

request

Composite Tailpiece (installed)

$24

$27

$36

$156 (wood)

Wittner Tailpiece (installed)

$43

$46

$70

n/a

         

KC Strings Bow Repair

Bow Rehair

$52

$54

$61

$70

Tighten Bow Hair

$27

$29

$31

$35

Thumb Grip New, Full (leather)

$66

$72

$84

$105

     New Short Thumb grip over the winding

$41

$44

$47

$58

 German Silver Winding w/Thumb grip

$106

$110

$120

$156

 Sterling Silver Winding w/Thumb grip

$130

$135

$156

$197

     Plastic (shrink wrap)

$12

$16

$20

$24

Tip - Plastic / bone

$82 / $150

$83 / $154

$89 / $158

$95 / $188

Frog eyelet

$26

$36

$30

$35

New slide

$91

$94

$107

$119

New Bow Screw & Eyelet

$60+

$65+

$79+

$91+

Broken Bowhead

$228

$230

$238

$264

Straighten or Re-camber

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

         

There is a $70 per hour fee for bench work/adjustments not listed.

 

 

There is a 20% discount on student fractional size instrument repair

   
       

KC Strings Repairs Price List - Major Repairs -

 
         
 

VIOLIN

VIOLA

CELLO

BASS

         

Top Sound post Patch (incl. casting. No reshaping or arch.)

$1,008

$1,188

$1,632

$2,112

Back Sound post Patch(incl. casting. No reshaping or arch.)

$1,704

$1,788

$2,748

$3,468

Fingerboard - replace (incl. new nut)

$504

$533

$735

$1,128

         

Neck - Broken Heel w/Finger board removal

$300

$325

$480

$720

    w/ finger board  on  

$180

$204

$264

$384

    Neck Reset Incl. Neck Removal

$735

$792

$1,068

Request

   Neck Graft

$2,100

$2,100

$2,520

$4,620

   Reshape Neck w/Touchup

$240

$264

$456

$768

         

New Bass Bar (All work)

$820+

$864+

$1,411+

$2,016+

   Gated C Extension w/installation

     

$1,650

   Slide C Extension w/installation

 

 

 

$1,380

         

There is a $70 per hour fee for bench work/adjustments not listed.

 

 

There is a 20% discount on student fractional size instrument repair