Category Archives: Inside NDSMR

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. […]

Showcase: Blues Jr. Mercury Magnetics Mod

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Back in April NDSMR had the pleasure of doing its first Mercury Magnetics Mod! A tweed Blues Jr. got power & output transformers replaced, choke installed, & custom Off-Standby-On capability in one switch replacing the original. Customer quite pleased & had NDSMR do another MM mod to a Peavey Classic 50 2×12 combo!  

Sound System Maintenance & Repair

Have your sound system in for a checkup at NDS Music Repair! From mixers, power amps, speakers, cables, monitors to microphones NDSMR can help you maintain your investment as well as provide onsite services.

Small Amp Repair

Some smaller amplifiers that have been in for repair; TOA KD-1 Portable P.A., VOX VT15, & Johnson Standard 15. Repair rates for these can start as low as $15! Hit us up if you have one in need of attention…  

Gibson Maestro Amp (GA-45T)

Recently aided a colleague to get this very vintage amp up & running… “the GA 45 [is] possibly the most coveted harp amp of all time due to its affiliation with Little Walter (Walter Jacobs)” – Gibson Garage