Tuning Machines & Detuners

Improve the quality of the hardware on your existing bass or fresh build. Tuner and Detuner replacements offer better aesthetics over stock hardware along with the added benefit of further control of variables like tuning, and drop tuning with detuners. Best Bass Gear stocks a wide selection of tuning keys and detuners in a variety of different key styles, and finishes.

  1. Hipshot Bass Detuner BT12 Chrome Bass Side

    $66.50
    BT12 - Retrofits newer Fender American Standard and Deluxe Bass 4 string models.
    Hipshot- BT12 Detuner (Chrome)- Bass Side Instant, No Drill Installation Since the days of Beethoven, "E" string devices have been used to extend the range of the upright string bass offering the instrument greater...
  2. Hipshot HE6C 3/8" Bass Xtender

    $69.50 - $83.50
    Hipshot HE6C 3/8" Xtender in Satin Chrome, Nickel, Black, and Gold and in Bass, and Treble Side.
    Extend the range of your bass with the ultralite Xtender Key! 3/8" model (diameter of stringpost) is designed to fit 9/16" headstock holes. This Xtender can be upgraded to include a Double Stop lever. Bass Extender Key brings this proven versatility...
  3. Hipshot HE6C 1/2" Bass Xtender

    $69.50 - $83.50
    Hipshot HE6C 1/2" in Satin Chrome, Nickel, Black, Gold, and in Bass, and Treble Side
    Extend the range of your bass with the ultralite Xtender Key! 1/2" model (diameter of stringpost) is designed to fit 11/16" headstock holes. This Xtender can be upgraded to include a Double Stop lever. Bass Extender Key brings this proven versatility...
  4. Hipshot GB7 Bass Xtender

    $69.50 - $83.50
    Hipshot GB7 Chrome, Black, Gold, and in Bass, and Treble Side
    Replace your existing 3/8" tuning keys with Hipshot's GB7 Xtender GB7's Xtenders are a modern style detuner available in Chrome, Black, and Gold finishes, and Treble and Bass Side orientation. These are sealed tuning keys, that are die-cast...
  5. Hipshot GB5 Bass Xtender

    $69.50
    Hipshot GB5 in Chrome, and in Bass, and Treble Side
    Instant, No Drill Installation Since the days of Beethoven, "E" string devices have been used to extend the range of the upright string bass offering the instrument greater versatility. Bass Extender Key brings this proven versatility to the...
  6. Hipshot Bass D-Tuner - Fender Ultralite - Chrome/Blk

    $105.00
    Retrofits Fender/Schaller Lite Weight tuners used on various 80's and newer Fender basses with the black plastic tuner body.
    Hipshot Fender Ultralite Drop D-Tuner for Bass guitar. Chrome finish. Allows instant detuning with the flip of a lever. Adjustable from Eb to C. Fits Fender Deluxe models with cast cloverleaf key. Retrofits Fender/Schaller Lite Weight tuners used on various...
  7. Hipshot BT9 Bass Xtender

    $66.50
    Hipshot BT9 in Chrome and Bass Side
    Instant, No Drill Installation Since the days of Beethoven, "E" string devices have been used to extend the range of the upright string bass offering the instrument greater versatility. Bass Extender Key brings this proven versatility to the...
  8. Hipshot BT8 Bass Xtender

    $73.50
    Hipshot BT8 in Chrome and in Bass, and Treble Side
    Instant, No Drill Installation Since the days of Beethoven, "E" string devices have been used to extend the range of the upright string bass offering the instrument greater versatility. Bass Extender Key brings this proven versatility to the...
  9. Hipshot HE6Y 1/2" Bass Xtender

    $69.50 - $83.50
    Hipshot HE6Y 1/2" in Satin Chrome, Nickel, Black, Gold, and in Bass, and Treble Side
    Extend the range of your bass with the ultralite Xtender Key! 1/2" model (diameter of stringpost) is designed to fit 11/16" headstock holes. This Xtender can be upgraded to include a Double Stop lever. Bass Extender Key brings this proven versatility...
  10. Hipshot HE6Y 3/8" Bass Xtender

    Regular Price: $83.50

    Special Price $51.44 - $83.50

    Hipshot HE6Y 1/2" in Satin Chrome, Nickel, Black, Gold, and in Bass, and Treble Side
    Extend the range of your bass with the ultralite Xtender Key! 3/8" model (diameter of stringpost) is designed to fit 9/16" headstock holes. This Xtender can be upgraded to include a Double Stop lever. Bass Extender Key brings this proven versatility...
  11. Hipshot M4 Bass Xtender

    $76.30 - $90.30
    Hipshot M4 in Chrome,Black, and Gold and in Bass, and Treble Side
    Extend the range of your bass with the Hipshot M4 Xtender Key! 3/8" model (diameter of stringpost) is designed to fit 9/16" headstock holes. This Xtender can be upgraded to include a Double Stop lever. Bass Extender Key brings this proven versatility...