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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-17-2006, 07:43 PM Thread Starter
 
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Replacement for Lo-TRS?

Just stripped a saddle on my RG470. Yup, the infamous Lo-TRS tremolo.
It is my beater guitar, but I have had no problems at all with it.

Discovered I cannot easily find a replacement saddle, so I may retrofit another tremolo...BUT, I do not want to spend much nor do I care to make major mods to the guitar.

So...two questions:

1. Know where I can find one Lo-TRS saddle?
2. What drop-in would be an appropriate replacement?

I am damn tempted to buy a bucket of bondo and turn it into a hardtail.

EDIT: I just found some archives on the subject--sorry for the repeated question. Still, any advice is appreciated.

Many thanks,
Bob

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-18-2006, 04:56 PM
 
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Re: Replacement for Lo-TRS?

Any Floyd Rose or licenced trem will fit, just depends on how much you want to spend on one.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-18-2006, 10:46 PM
 
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Re: Replacement for Lo-TRS?

floyd rose will but if you want to get a licensed one get the gotoh
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