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Sunday, January 12, 2014

Guide to Luthiers and Guitar Techs in the Philippines



Are you looking for someone to repair, set up, customize, or upgrade your guitar in the Philippines? Check this list of luthier and guitar tech in the Philippines!





Kindly suggest links to other techs and luthiers in the comment section. I will add them to the list after verification.

Shops with asterisks (*) can do custom guitars. In random order:

Quezon City

Sucat, Paranaque

Ermita, Manila

Monumento

*Elegee/Jon G. dela Cruz
Sta Mesa, Manila

Quezon City

*Arcee
San Pedro, Laguna

*Miles Guitars
Sucat, Paranaque

*Guitar 1 Custom Shop
Quezon City

Guitarbularyo Setup and Repair
Quezon City

Guitar Doctor
Cainta, Rizal

T.D.M Musical Instrument Repair 
Manila?

Tone Room
Los Banos, Laguna

K&T Guitar Research 
San Mateo, Rizal

Guitar Harbour
Manila

Gitaristas
Manila

MTD Guitar Repair and Restoration Shop
Bacoor, Cavite

Revilo Guitars and Guitar Effects Repairs
Balayan, Batangas

Guitar Setting Modification
Paranaque

*Gilead Custom Guitars
Cainta, Rizal

Haze Tone Rig
Las Pinas

JPH Instrument Repair & Restoration
Quezon City 

Kakz Muzikarito
Cavite

Muzike Guitar Repair
Paco and Tayuman

JiRock Custom
Cagayan de Oro 

Guitar Love
Bago Bantay, Quezon City

PAPI's Guitar Shop
Scout Fernandez, Quezon City

Onofre Repairs and Restorations (6n9)
Quezon City

Guitar Setting Modification
Paranaque

Guitar 911
Bicol

Fatboi Electronics & Guitar services
Santa Rosa City ,Laguna

*TIX Customs
Alaminos, Laguna 

Guitar Intonation
Zabarte Road North Caloocan City

Roadtone/Jun Castro
Makati

Pogi's Guitar Repair Services
San Pedro, Laguna


Other services

Amp Camp (inactive)
Cab build and repair

Onigz Costumizing Guitar Shop
Guagua, Pampanga

Guitar Skin Worx
Cavite

Edgar Rabago
Iligan City

Mark's guitar repair
Caloocan





Amp Build and Repair:

Raul Quesada
Manila

Pedals and electronics

Haliparot Audio Devices
Sta. Rosa City, Laguna


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28 comments:

  1. https://www.facebook.com/pages/JiRock-Custom/167603746664512?ref=hl

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  2. https://www.facebook.com/pages/GTRS-MUSIC-STORE/206695986158636?fref=ts

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    1. This is a music store, not a luthier, right? I will add this to the music store list. Thanks!

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    2. May I know what are your main products?

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  3. https://www.facebook.com/papisguitar

    Mico Ong of Fuseboxx, phoenix_rising in Philmusic, basic repairs, setups and refrets. No custom shop yet.
    Dealer also of Chickenpicks.

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  4. https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=124295704589349

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  5. https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=124295704589349

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    1. Added thanks! May I know the shop's location so I can indicate in the list?

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  6. Thank you for this informative post!!!

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  7. Thanks for the list but no Makati?

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    1. I have no Makati on my list, but you can try Stringman in Malate.

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    2. Try Roadtone at Sta Ana c/o luthier Jun Castro

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  8. Wow this is super comprehensive! Thanks for putting this together!

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  9. I had a refret to Onofre guitar repair, very fast and in the "quality unexpected". 3-6 working days, very low expensive, and yet you can get more knowledge just with hangout with him.

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  10. Sir san po kaya pwedeng magpagawa ng effects ? may Zoom G1 kasi ako. sayang di ko magamit

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    1. Some of these techs can repair effects and pedals, depending on the problem. Try asking the shops near you.

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  11. Amazing Guitar Luthier! "Sir Edgar R. Rabago of Iligan City's 'ER Custom Guitars'" https://kuskusbalungos.wordpress.com/2016/07/28/philippines-most-talented-luthier-sir-edgar-r-rabago-of-iligan-citys-er-custom-guitars-aphenomenal-custom-guitar-maker/

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  12. exceptional luthier! https://duomaskus.wordpress.com/2016/01/20/iligan-citys-renowned-custom-guitar-maker-and-master-luthier-sir-edgar-r-rabago/

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  13. Interview with Master Luthier Sir Edgar Rabago of ER Custom Guitars Iligan City

    https://mitochondriaband.wordpress.com/2017/02/06/interview-with-master-luthier-sir-edgar-del-rosario-rabago-of-er-custom-guitars-by-mitochondria/

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