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Heated Side Bender Plans - Guitar: Electronic Version

Heated Side Bender Plans - Guitar: Electronic Version
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  • Units in Stock: 100
  • Manufactured by: Georgia Luthier Supply

Starting at: $18.99

Sick of slaving over a hot pipe or boiling your guitar sides and having to leave them set in their forms for days or weeks? Or do you want to start bending your own sides rather than paying the high price of pre-bent sides?

Find out exactly how to bend your guitar sides with are very detailed online article Side Bending Tutorial.

Build our Georgia Luthier Supply - Heated Side Bender Jig Plans and construct this easy-to-build jig in just a few hours. You will be able to bend your sides in just a few minutes and get the same great results every time!

Unless otherwise specified, ALL plans are sold as electronic downloads. As soon as you complete your plan purchase with us, you will automatically be given a download link to access your plans. Learn why we sell our plans in an electronic version.

Plans include (4) very detailed drawings giving you all of the detail you will need to build this jig with ease. Sheets Include:

Sheets 1-3: Full Size drawings showing complete detail of side top and the end, of the jig, including all the detailed note, dimension and materials you will need to build this jig very accurately and quickly. Also, new to this version of this plan, you can bend variable waist configurations with our adjustable waist compression plate. All the necessary details are supplied. Finally, the end retainers are detailed very completely along with spring attachment assemblies and other important details.

Sheets 4:
 This sheet will give you all of the cutting diagrams for all parts of the jig. Each part is carefully dimensioned and the layout will permit you to cut the entire jig out of a single sheet of 24" x 48" piece of plywood. You will also need a small piece of 3/8" plywood and 1/4" plywood for the adjustable waist retainer option.

Heated Side Bender Inserts: We are now including the Template Layouts for this Bender with each guitar plan that we sell, including the hollow body electric guitar plans.

All Plans Are in Both Millimeters AND Inches/Fractional Inches:
All Building Plans are available in both millimeter measurements and inches/fractional inches. Both are clearly shown in an over/under the dimension line style, so you can pick which measurement system you would like to use, or use both.

We Now Have The Hardware Package Available For This Tool!

Need the hardware to build this bending machine? We have everything from the press screws, extension springs and every nut bolt and screw that is required to quickly build this jig, use your time more efficiently and let us do the work for you!

Check out our Side Bender Hardware Package now.

If you don't want to spend the time building your own heated side bender, let us do it for you! For the lowest price around, you can buy our custom-made heated side bending machine and get to work on building your guitar right away!

CNC Files:

We are now offering our popular Guitar Side Bending Machine in DWG and DXF file formats. For more information about this option, click HERE. Simply click the checkbox below and the files will be included immediately with your download. Note that these files do not include the guitar form inserts.

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This product was added to our catalog on Friday 18 November, 2011.