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   At Balkun Guitars you can rest assured knowing your instruments are in the hands of an experienced, professionally trained and certified luthier. With over 14 years of experience, Balkun Guitars has become a trusted, go-to guitar repair shop in the greater Hartford, CT area. I offer professional set ups and repairs on all makes and models of guitars, basses and other stringed instruments. All repairs are done in a timely manner at reasonable prices for high quality work. Being a small shop I am able offer personalized attention to the specific needs of your most prized instruments.

Repairs offered include, but not limited to:

- All set ups(electric, acoustic, bass, floating tremolo bridges, fixed bridges, banjos, mandolins, ukuleles etc.)

- Fret work(fret dressing/leveling, re-fretting, etc.) 

- Electronics repair (re-wires, re-solder, pickup replacement, pot/switch replacement, output jack replacement, custom electronics work) 

- Nut and saddle replacements

- Tuner replacements 

- Crack repair

- Finish repair and re-finishes 

- Custom routing and other customization work

- Acoustic bridge re-glues and neck re-sets 

- Vintage instrument restoration

- And any other stringed instrument related repair you may come across, just ask! 

I take great pride in my repair work. I take extra care to make sure the instruments are feeling, playing and functioning the way each individual wants them to feel and play according to your specific style and preferences. I am a seasoned professional guitarist as well as a professional luthier and I know how important it is having your instruments performing at the top of their abilities so that you can be at the top of yours too.

Give me a call or email anytime for more information, to get a repair quote, or to book an appointment. 

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