Installation instructions for replacing guitar mechanics buttons
Step by step - simply explained
Monkey Locks - Locking Tuners
Guitar Monkey Buttons
1. Loosen the screw and remove the button
Use the Phillips screwdriver to loosen the button screw.
2. Attach new button
Put the new button on the shaft of the guitar mechanics and turn it slowly until you notice that the insert of the button snaps easily into the shaft. Now press the button down carefully and with feeling until it sits firmly on the shaft.
ATTENTION: Different manufacturers have different shafts, which means that not all buttons fit every guitar mechanism. Therefore, the accuracy of fit must be ensured beforehand.
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3. Screw the button tight
Use the Phillips screwdriver to tighten the new button.
ATTENTION: Please do not tighten the screw too much!
Whether the mechanism is harder or easier to turn can be easily adjusted with the button screw.
1. Simply turn the screw to the left to loosen it and the mechanism will turn more easily.
2. Simply turn the screw to the right to tighten it and the mechanics will become more difficult.