Author Archives: Neil

Resuming Repairs

NDS Music Repair will return to normal business operations on October 9th. Thank you for your patience, patronage, & support!

Reining In Repairs

Beginning September 2nd NDS Music Repair will not be accepting new repairs for 4 to 6 weeks unless an absolute emergency. NDSMR has several outstanding, time/diagnosis intensive repairs that must be addressed. Genuine apology for any inconvenience. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Reverb.com’s Bold New Vision A Joke On Lefties

On April 1, 2018 Reverb.com sent an email to members & subscribers announcing a ‘Bold New Vision’ to left-handed players… April Fools! Now let me state as a dedicated lefty; Good one Reverb.com! Fooled me! I thought for a moment an influential entity finally saw value & benefit in a niche market. Though very funny […]

1976 Fender Stratocaster

A treasured and much gigged Fender Stratocaster at NDS Music Repair for several upgrades and thorough cleaning. Customer was experiencing issues with sticking/non-working pots, high E string finger-board roll off and worn nut. Also wanted hardware updates with requirement that they be genuine Fender parts. A pre slotted Tusq nut is employed to replace worn nut and mitigate the string roll off issue. Customer approved nut and the […]

The Most Hospitable Customer

Wow! Visiting a new customer today to pick up his gear & he was so welcoming & friendly I couldn’t refuse the juice, coffee, & cake that was offered. This was a customer I completely forgot to follow up on recently & yet he was still gracious. I felt a little guilty for the neglect. […]