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ABRH-59 Vintage ABR-1 Tune-o-matic Bridge
by Faber


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Nickel Aged/Relic Nickel
Plated Brass Saddles Plain Brass Saddles Nylon Saddles


The Faber ABRH-59 Tune-o-matic Bridge is a 50s vintage correct 'no wire' ABR-1 style bridge with the post spacing and hole size to match the Gibson ABR-1 threaded 6-32 bridge posts (the ABRH will not fit Nashville or metric TOM posts). We stock these with brass saddles (both plated and plain brass) and also nylon saddles (to match some select vintage ABR-1 bridges), the saddles have the Gibson 12" radius. The Faber ABRH is designed as an upgrade piece it comes as just the body, bridge posts are not included.

If you need to replace an 'import' metric Tune-o-matic we stock the Faber ABRM.


Vintage 'no wire' ABR-1 style Tune-o-matic bridge
Fits Gibson spec 6-32 imperial thread bridge posts (not Nashville posts)
Choice of plated brass, plain brass or nylon saddles
Saddles are individually intonatable and removable
Bridge posts NOT included

Tech specs

Post Spacing 73.6 mm (2.89")
Post Hole Diameter 3.65 mm (0.14")
Saddle Radius 12"
String Spacing 52 mm (2.05")
Manufacturer Part Number 3023-3

Customer reviews

5.0 out of 5

Stephen G. Verified Purchase

Reviewed ago

nigel F. Verified Purchase

Excellent replacement for a Gibson ABR1

I replaced the bridge and tailpiece on my 1996 Gibson R7. This was purely because the original ABR1 had the spring on that keeps the saddles in place, which is not strictly period correct. I know this sounds a little nerdy but I thought I might as well do it. The faber hardware has given the guitar a more fifties vibe (which I wanted). The tone is slightly warmer. Its not a massive difference. The qualty of the faber bridge is outstanding and it is a worthy upgrade.

Reviewed ago