Hipshot tuners: How much do they $$$ and how to install them?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by The_Ryst, Jul 21, 2005.

  1. I'm just curious if I can install thses on my Ibanez GSR200, and if so, how and where can I get the best/cheapest?
  2. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    Best/cheapest are in all all but the most exceptional circumstances mutually exclusive qualities.
  3. Quick noob question: *** is a hipshot tuner?
  4. something that can put you in drop D with like, a hit of a thing...:-o
  5. cavemanfr


    Jun 3, 2005
    Hipshot has replacement tuners and the bass extender, which lets you drop your e-string with a flick of the lever. You can buy them from their website. Here's the url:
  6. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    A Hipshot tuner is the general name for a Hipshot Xtender which is a replacement tuner that allows you to tune anywhere from E to C with the flick of a lever.

    More detail: http://www.hipshotproducts.com/xtenders.htm

    They come in a variety of shapes and colors, and a GB-7 would be the replacement for a GSR200. Would cost $91 directly from Hipshot, but you can get them cheaper from www.basspartsresource.com for $74.79.

    Is it worth it to you? Maybe, but it's a STEAL for me.