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    Default Anyone seen one of these before - string guide?

    I saw this picture in a guitar magazine - it was featured on a strat owned by David Gilmour. I've seen string trees before, but nothing like this. Do you think it was custom made or is it something readily available? Just curious...
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    Well, it looks like a nut lock, for use with a locking nut-and-vibrato system, like a Floyd Rose. Look around on the search term "locking nut" and see if one of these turns up. I can't ID the maker, but I'm pretty sure that's what it is.
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    sure is ugly... Kinda like a mouth full of braces. (apologies to anyone who's having OEM teeth straightening done.....) Or "Jaws".
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    It looks like it will do the job, but I have never seen one like that before!
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    Makes truss rod adjustment kinda tricky.
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