A Gear Adviser is ready to take your questions, Looking for something else? Orders placed before 5 p.m. Final trimming required. Got the Tusq nut shaped and installed. Find answers at our, About Discussion in 'Squier Stratocasters' started by dbrian66, Jan 27, 2018. Join for free and start earning 8% back on every purchase. TUSQ XL Fender Style Slotted Nut (PQL-5000-00) is a replacement nut for Fender guitars. the latest deals. I'm doing a setup on my Squier Affinity strat I recently bought (think it's a '99 or 2000 model) and I bought the PQL-5000-00 Tusq XL nut. It does put the E strings real close to the fretboard edge. Here's an easy way to find the nut you need. protection from manufacturer defects. It and the Squier Standard are 42 mm. Now you can have it all - the great tone of TUSQ, cl Show More I bought this guitar a while back before I was really into the Squiers. TUSQ is made from 100% organic polymers, contains no oil or animal by-products and is consistent from piece to piece, and within each piece. Subscriptions, CA Our Gear Advisers are available to guide you through your entire shopping experience. Interviews & Musicians Friend, Gear Buying It played real nice and after I started doing some research I realized that the Standard was a little bit nicer than the run of the mill Squier Strats, so I kept it. It's designed to transfer string energy more efficiently, to make guitars come alive with enhanced harmonics, volume and sustain. My Standard has a 40mm neck. I guess this is the guitar that really started me looking into the Squier brand! I measured it first before I ordered and I could see that the strings would be within the width of the board itself. 10% Off $49+ | 15% Off $99+ w/ code: BLACKFRIDAY. dbrian66, Feb 5, 2018. dbrian66, Feb 5, 2018 #25. TUSQ XL NUTS - Guitar Slotted. Sign in to see your saved items. I'll check it out when it gets here and make a decision when I see it. I always order precut nuts for Mexican made strats. For open chords it's kind of a pain but for single notes on the low end of the fretboard it works great. purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of Tusq did not have one that matched the stock nuts specs. a Card Payment, Manage Graph Tech PQL-5000-00 XL Fender Style Slotted Nut, Curved Bottom. Categories, More Ways to Measure your nuts length, thickness and height (highest portion). More, Popular step 1. Free Standard Ground shipping (48 contiguous states, some overweight and Used/Vintage items excluded). ), Squire Bullet Strat-Tele Custom Neck Plate, Ultimate Goal Not new. (think the nut is black tusq xl) They are saying this … Graph Tech PQL-5000-00 TUSQ XL Nut for Fender-style Guitars Features: PTFE-infused material provides practically the slickest string slots possible Virtually eliminates the possibility of string binding at the nut TUSQ XL is engineered from the same material as TUSQ and is impregnated with PTFE which is five times more slippery than graphite. Works fine. Every guitar or bass you purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of protection from manufacturer defects. Rewards members also receive double- and triple-point offers, access to member-only deals, as well as a dedicated phone line to Gear Advisers and a $25 coupon on your birthday, all on us. Shop, Hollow & Semi-Hollow It does put the E strings real close to the fretboard edge. step 2. I may switch to the 5010...your thoughts? ET usually ship the same business day. Have an account? TUSQ XL Fender Style Slotted Nut (PQL-5000-00) is a replacement nut for Fender guitars. Measure your nuts length, thickness and height (highest portion). I ordered mine (thru Amazon I believe) at $10 CDN ($8 US) free shipping. Orders placed before 5 p.m. There's a kit available on Graphtech's website, "supercharger" which includes string saver saddles for the trem, tusq nut and tusq string trees. usually ship the same business day. Finally, the breakthrough you've been waiting for. Click on the Sort button and sort by length. It was part of a package deal that I planned on flipping. They are a synthetic bone material and I see no reason for why you would want to change them out unless you got one that was not cut properly. TUSQ XL offers vintage looks and permanent lubrication. A guy had this and an Ovation for sale and I got him to come down on the price if I bought both. (You must log in or sign up to reply here. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear Most orders placed before noon ET ship same day (except weekends and holidays). My squier deluxe on the other hand has a cheap plastic nut … Graph Tech TUSQ XL Fender Style Slotted Nut. I'm doing a setup on my Squier Affinity strat I recently bought (think it's a '99 or 2000 model) and I bought the PQL-5000-00 Tusq XL nut. Our Gear Advisers are available I have another strat type guitar I ordered a strat nut for and the nut itself hung over the edge of the neck a mm on each side but the strings were over the fret board. The Graph Tech TUSQ XL Slotted Nut is a major enhancement for a very small price, so treat your guitar to one today! TUSQ nuts, saddles and bridge pins are precision engineered under high pressure and heat, specifically to govern which frequencies are transferred to your guitar top (tone), and which frequencies remain in the strings (sustain). ET Finally, the breakthrough you've been waiting for. Enlarge the photo below and you'll see the over hang before I shaved it down with a dremal tool. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear the latest deals. TUSQ is an advanced polymer that's formed under high heat and pressure for uniform density. Both of my squier CV guitars (tele and strat) have perfectly cut nuts. Keeping it as it is. Now you can have it all - the great tone of TUSQ, classic good … I sold the Ovation for just $20.00 less than I paid for both. I have had several (5) Standard model necks and all of them have been 42 mm until I got my last one that I used on my Blackmore tribute. It was 40 mm. Fender Classic Player 60's Strat. Every guitar or bass you It has all the tonal benefits of TUSQ, bringing out the hidden harmonics of your guitar all while drastically improving tuning performance. That's all that matters. Transparancy Act, The shipping company will call you to schedule your delivery date and time, Someone will need to be home to receive the package, Be sure you have measured your entryway and have help available to carry the item in, Has a crystal clear-bell like high-end and big open low-end, Laboratory-proven to enhance harmonic content (up to 200% over other materials), Engineered for maximum vibration transfer, Used by the world's finest guitar manufacturers, Consistent quality from piece to piece and within each piece, No flat or dead spots that can be found in bone or ivory, Easy to work with - can be filed and sanded; will not chip or flake, E string to E string: 1-38", (1.38"), (35.05mm). How are you liking it? Guides, Artist TUSQ XL Fender Style Slotted Nut (PQL-5000-00) is a replacement nut for Fender guitars. "TUSQ nuts … Body, Make Well I already ordered the nut. I kept the stock nut on it and just lubed with graphite.