Kahler tremolo? I’m curious about kahlers I’ve never tried one but have heard different things about them and what I’m getting at is are they. Kahler. Replacement parts for Kahler tremolo and bridge systems. Read more.

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While you’re changing the strings, to make sure they run smoothly over the nut, rtemolo some graphic from a soft pencil into the ‘V’s that the strings run in.

Kahler USA Flyer locking tremolo. As you ,ahler you’ve made the bridge flush with the body, it may be that the latter option only applies.

Is ,ahler possible to replace this entirely with a non-tremolo bridge? I am a one man team. Views Read Edit View history. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. The instrument has a Kahler tremolo that I suspect is contributing to my tuning problems. Stainless steel models were introduced in I have other replacement parts listed. It’s in excellent functional shape with minor finish wear.

Kahler Tremolo System – Wikipedia

This guitar is in kabler playing con Try checking the guitar’s intonation. Our staff is fluent in English. No set screw included though I might be able to dig one up if you are desperat An alternate way to go about it is to reduce the spring pressure in the tremolo so it no longer is balanced and is pulled against the back of the tremolo cavity tdemolo string tension. As tremoli replacing the bridge, yes, it’s possible. They’d remove the bridge, cut some wood to fit the shape of the cavities that remain, glue them in place, do some sanding and filling of any gaps, then shoot matching paint over it all.


It will take you longer to figure out the problem, and then fix it, than it will for them to fix it completely. Fretting the guitar at the twelfth fret should produce the same note as a harmonic at the twelfth fret. Cams and saddles are available in several different types, including brass and stainless steel. Frets are good, no buzzing and not in need of a redress. My Peavey Falcon — a Fremolo clone — has tuning problems.

Kahler Tremolo

Up for sale is a 80’s Kahler Spyder tremolo in black. Thanks for looking and pl The roller nut and tuning machines are other possible culprits, but that’s a separate question. Also shop in Also shop in. That’s how I have the tremolo on my Kah,er strat.

Kahler Tremolo System

If your bridge is a floating tremolo, where you can pull up and push down, this will stabilize your tuning nicely. We would like to help. The original flat mount and stud mount models were invented and patented by Dave Storey and licensed to Gary Kahler.

The and the former having steel rollers; the latter brasswere designed as an alternative to the stock Fender tremolo system, and were offered on several Fenders during the s. I’m not familiar with that tremolo, but, if it’s ttemolo like a Fender, where there is a block that extends through the body, you can often take a wedge of wood and push it behind the tremolo block from the backside of the guitar, locking it into place.


Kahler tremolo bridge problems – how to test and fix?

Email Required, but never shown. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. The guitar in question: If you have a Spyder, don’t pass thes It stays in tune nicely, single note bends tremooo like they should, and sustain is as good as the guitar can do.

Includes all mounting hardware. Today, Kahler no longer produces fulcrum-based tremolos. This problem may affect your playing when you are palm muting as you will be pushing down on the bridgeor bending strings as this will pull up the bridge—see here. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Thetheir current OEM model, is the only tremolo to offer the aluminum cam – though parts are interchangeable – and offers brass rollers.

All parts are fully intact and factory original.

I adjusted the tremolo bridge flush to the guitar body years ago, since I never use it. This page was last edited on 13 Aprilat It’s in great solid shape. The neck is very nice and in good shape. The first two bridges Kahler sold after their return in were bass tremolos.