Gilbert Tuners - About Us

Engineering Features of Gilbert Tuning Machines:

  • All major components manufactured in the USA 
  • Worm carrier slides, molded from a Teflon formula, are engineered to eliminate all backlash and endplay and require no lubrication 
  • Phosphor bronze roller gear for smooth operation and reduced wear 
  • Roller gear and shaft machined as one piece - eliminates the need for a gear retaining screw at the roller/shaft connection 
  • Precision stainless steel worm gear for long life and freedom from corrosion 
  • Delrin® string rollers for durability at roller to plate interface and wood to roller interface 
  • “Traditional”  mounting plates have Delrin® roller-shaft bearings to eliminate need for any lubrication

 Hand finished, assembled and tested - these tuners are guaranteed to operate flawlessly!