UK made tools specifically for levelling frets and fretboards from Crimson Guitars.
In this section we have fret levelling files with truss rods, levelling beams and spot levelers.. basically everything you need to level your guitars frets.
Please note that the majority of our tools are handmade so the tool you receive may not match the picture shown exactly but every tool is of an equally high standard.

  • Fret Rubber – Fret Polishing Abrasive

    • Coarse, medium, fine or superfine grade
    • Professional fret finish, easily
    • Quickly gets rid of sanding marks
    • Follows fret shape and will polish every surface
    • Made entirely in the UK by luthiers
  • Traditional Fret Crowning 3-Corner File

    This 200mm long traditional triangular fret dressing file that has been precision ground for guitar fret crowning or profiling work.
    • quality smooth cut file 12mm wide
    • 150mm long with a 130mm working length
    • 3-square file
    • precision ground safe edges
    • custom Sapele 60mm handle
    • made in the UK by Crimson Guitars
  • Set of Levelling Beams Set of Levelling Beams

    Fret Levelling Beam

  • Notched Straightedge Notched Straightedge

    Notched Straight Edge for Guitar

    A notched straight edge is a recent invention and a welcome one, it helps the luthier or guitar repair person to see how flat the actual fretboard is rather than just the frets and this makes for a much more precise fret job.  At Crimson Guitars we don't just sit back and replicate what is already being made, we improve!
    One side is notched to fit over long scale Fender and Martin frets and the other to fit over most Gibson and PRS scale lengths 25", 24.75" and 25.5". Dimensions:
    • length 474mm
    • width 39mm
    • thickness 5mm
    "Stop Press" Our new bass guitar notched straight edges are here - order yours now. At 720mm long in total, one side of the Bass notched straight edge fits over 32", 33" and 34" (Fender) scale lengths and the other side covers 35" and 36" scale lengths. Dimensions:
    • length 720mm
    • width 39mm
    • thickness 5mm
    Buy both and get a £5 discount
  • Fret Rocker Fret Rocker
    Crimson's new & improved steel fret rocker, now with 5 precision ground straight edges, is the first rocker to work on Guitars, Bass Guitars and Mandolins, (and other short scale instruments).  
  • Crimson's own solid Beech Radius Blocks, in various lengths and radii.
  • Fret End Beveling File

    • UK grown ash handle
    • 3 1/2" long quality file
    • perfect on stainless steel frets
    • ergonomic handle
    • hand applied melamine lacquer finish
  • A precision ground set of cutters made especially for pulling frets cleanly and with minimal tear-out, made in Germany and re-ground at Crimson Guitars.  They work on stainless steel and standard nickel-silver frets equally and the comfortable handles and narrow mouth make for a comfortable and easy fret pulling experience.
    • Precision ground fret pullers
    • Minimal tear-out with flat ground end and sharp jaws
    • Made in Germany, re-ground by Crimson Guitars
    • Narrow mouth for precise work
    • Comfortable black rubberised handle
  • Straightedge in use Straightedge

    Precision Straight Edge for Guitar

    Our straight edges are precision cut from 5mm thick steel and then hand ground and lapped to a flatness of 0.01mm in a meter.  This is flatter in fact than most commercial straight edges and guaranteed with the Crimson Guitars seal of quality and durability. Dimensions: Standard
    • Length 475mm
    • Width 37mm
    • Thickness 5mm
  • For the cleaning of files, etc. Filled with file hard steel wire 360 points per square inch. Brush width 25mm. Filled Length: 90mm. Beechwood handle.