Gilbert Tuning Machines
Engineering features of Gilbert tuning machines:
Gilbert tuners are no longer made by John, but by his son-in-law, Greg Matonis. Greg is a highly skilled machinist and is well qualified to take over the business.
2900 Spring St. Suite 6
Redwood City, CA 94063
Tuner details. Image (101K)
Options. Image (85K)
Black plate, ebony knobs, and abalone gear dot. Image (14K)
Gold plate, Mother of Pearl knobs, and MOP gear dot. Image (14K)
Gold plate, snakewood knobs, and snakewood gear dot. Image (25K)
Extreme Close up. Gold plate, snakewood knobs, and snakewood gear dot. Image (32K)
Individual tuners with ebony knobs. Image (15K)
Black plate, snakewood knobs, and snakewood gear dot. Image (44K)
Click here to learn how to install and care for your Gilbert tuning machines.
A Word from the Luthier:
"I have tried and tested most of the tuning machines that are available today and can say with confidence that none of them match the superior function and engineering of the Gilbert hand-crafted tuners." -Dave Schramm