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If you've got a black R tailpiece on your guitar, you have either already experienced or live in fear of of the dreaded tailpiece explosion.  Unfortunately, black R tailpieces aren't available through Rickenbacker's tailpiece exchange program, and the only replacements available on the secondary market are an expensive roll of the same dice.


Here's an alternative: our black harp tailpiece is a drop-in replacement for the R, using your existing bracket.  Guaranteed not to break, and -- bonus alert! -- ever so much easier to string.  What's not to like?

Black harp tailpiece (6- and 12-string)

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