One of the biggest problems in the restoration of vintage guitars is the
availability of parts. You might get lucky and pick some up on eBay
or the random private sale, but you'll pay an arm and a leg.
faced this problem time and time again, so we did something about it: we
make our own. As difficult as this may sound at first, the reality
is even harder. There's a difference between making something that
fits and making something that's right.
The key to our parts is a process that we call "forensic engineering".
To the extent that it is feasible, we make our replacement parts to the
same standards as the originals, using the same materials and the same
The goal is not to make do; the
goal is to make great.
Looking to save a little money? Check out our
Bargain Bin for special bargains!
Looking for the good stuff, the neat stuff, or the cheap stuff -- and
one-click shopping? Check out our
eBay auctions (member winfieldvintage).
Ordering: No, you're not missing anything; we don't have an online
ordering system. If you want to order some parts (and we're sure
that you do), please call or send us an email telling us what you want,
and we'll gladly provide you with a detailed invoice and payment
Payment: We accept payment through PayPal () or via check or money order (domestic
orders only; payable to 'Winfield Vintage';
please contact us for the payment address). Checks, money orders, and PayPal eChecks must clear before the parts
are shipped. No products will be shipped
until we have received payment in full. Sales tax will be charged on
shipments within California.
Shipping: Domestic shipping is $10 via USPS Priority Mail
(with tracking and insurance). International shipping is $15 via USPS
First Class Mail (select packages only; no insurance and limited
tracking), $30 via USPS Priority Mail
for a small Flat Rate box (limited tracking, no
insurance) or $50 via USPS Express Mail (with tracking and insurance).
Shipping costs may be more for heavier packages or shipments that need
Any loss, damage, or delivery failure when using uninsured shipping is the
sole responsibility of the buyer.
* Shipping for the 331/4005 power is supply is $15 within the US, $40
internationally. Shipping for strings is $1 per set within the US,