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Good instrument repair in North Carolina?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by BenWhoPlaysBass, Dec 31, 2013.

  1. BenWhoPlaysBass


    Jun 7, 2013
    I'll be moving to Durham, NC in a week or so, and seeing as I'm completely useless at DIY repair (especially with electronics) I was wondering: Anyone in the Raleigh-Durham area know of a good shop to get service and repair? My jazz bass is currently non-functioning as the pickups shorted and one pot failed. There's a guitar center there, I know, but I'd rather take my instruments to a local shop.

    (Not sure where to post this, so I figured "miscellaneous" would be a good place to put the post)
  2. Here is the guy you want: http://www.thefretking.com/

    I'm sure there are others but I have personal experience and can highly recommend him.
  3. ack

    ack Why Can't We All Get Along? Supporting Member

    Nov 19, 2006
    Somewhere near Raleigh
  4. wild4oldcars


    Jan 22, 2012
    Garner, NC
    +1 to Harry's, great service. Ive never had them do repair work, but i always appreciate a business that isn't constantly trying to upsell me like GC, and to a lesser extent, Sam Ash
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