MSI Gallery of Repairs

  • The 12 Steel String Guitar

    The question was how to lower the action enough so one could perform the classical repertoire and essentially perform any work regardless of difficulty, without Read More
  • Gibson F-4 Mandolin (1906)

    Pumpkin colored spruce top, hand carved of course. One piece hand carved curly maple back with an exquisite reddish stain. Curly maple rims and neck, Read More
  • Martin D-18 (1951)

    Very good condition. Spruce top, mahogany back and sides, Brazilian rosewood headstock overlay, bridge and fingerboard. Original Kluson machines. Serial No.115604. Neck just reset by Read More
  • 3/4 Double/Upright Bass

    1960s hand-carved 3/4 German double/upright bass in wonderful condition. Spruce front and maple sides/back with dark brown varnish. Low C string extension was installed by Read More
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MSI - MacBlane Stringed Instruments

Working HandsLocated in Preble New York, but revered around the world, MacBlane Stringing Instuments is an all inclusive service headquaters for all of your stringed instrument needs. From Stradivarius to  Stratocaster, owner/craftsman/musician Robert (Bob) MacBlane can get your instrument back to performing to your specifications.  Acoustic instruments or electric, the shop is equipped to repair or replace if necessary any and all parts that make your instument what it is and keep it doing what it was built to do. 


Services available include:

♦ Repairs and restorations of all stringed instruments   ♦ Warranty service for many brands
♦ Parts and accessories for the musician as well as the instruments   ♦ Sales of used instruments

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