Hipshot

Hipshot

Founded in the U.S in 1983 by Dave Borisoff in a small shop originally located in Van Nuys, California Hipshot has become a household name in the world of bass hardware solutions. Pioneers of products like the D-Tuner for bass the brand has grown to support almost every hardware component found on an instrument from Bridges, Tuning Machines, String Trees, Thumb-Rests, and even knobs.

Currently stationed in Interlaken, New York, the company has grown from a small 2-man operation to over 25 employees and has manufactured and designed hardware for high end boutiqe manufacturers like Michael Tobias, Sadowsky, Lakland, Roscoe, ACG, Tino Tedesco, Jerzy Drozd, and Brubaker. They are also contracted to provide hardware from the larger industry manufacturers including Peavey, Fender, Cort, and Yamaha. This footprint in the market has established Hipshot as a serious contender in the music community.

Check out their shop tour below for a sneak peek at how Hipshot operates to provide you the quality bass hardware you desire.

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  1. Hipshot Concentric Stack ORing Knob Shiny Chrome

    $14.00
    These knobs fit on Bartolini and Aguilar preamps that have stacked (concetric) pots.
    These knobs fit on Bartolini and Aguilar preamps that have stacked (concetric) pots. Fits pots that have a lower shaft or 8mm and upper shaft of 6mm. Secures with set screw.
  2. Hipshot Bass Xtender HE6Y 3/8" Nickel Treble Side

    $83.50
    Extend the range of your bass with the ultralite Xtender Key.
    Hipshot- HE6Y 3/8" Detuner(Nickel)- 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...
  3. Hipshot HB2 Machine Head Tuner Gold Treble Side

    $31.50
    HIPSHOT has created the American Classic Series bass tuning machines to provide you with unprecedented smoothness and accuracy for years to come.
    Hipshot- HB2 Gold(Treble Side Tuner) Hipshot has created the American Classic Series bass tuning machines to provide you with unprecedented smoothness and accuracy for years to come. The finest quality materials and precision engineering have...
  4. Hipshot HB2L Machine Head Tuner Black Treble Side

    $28.00
    HIPSHOT has created the American Classic Series bass tuning machines to provide you with unprecedented smoothness and accuracy for years to come.
    Hipshot- HB2 Black(Treble Side w/LollyPop Key) Hipshot has created the American Classic Series bass tuning machines to provide you with unprecedented smoothness and accuracy for years to come. The finest quality materials and precision engineering...
  5. Hipshot HB3 Machine Head Tuner Nickel Treble Side

    $26.00
    HIPSHOT has created the American Classic Series bass tuning machines to provide you with unprecedented smoothness and accuracy for years to come.
    Hipshot- HB3 Nickel(Treble Side) HIPSHOT has created the American Classic Series bass tuning machines to provide you with unprecedented smoothness and accuracy for years to come. The finest quality materials and precision engineering have...
  6. Hipshot Ultralite Tuner HB6L 1/2" Black Treble Side

    $28.00
    Sleek and compact, easily installed on the smallest of 4, 5, 6 & Extended Range Bass headstocks.
    Don't carry the weight of the world on your shoulders! Hipshot's Ultralight Bass Tuning Machines are made of durable, precision machined aircraft-quality aluminum to lighten your load, and give you the correct instrument balance without sacrificing...
  7. Hipshot 4 String A Style Bass Bridge

    $78.20 - $131.50
    Hipshot A Style Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing, materials, and finishes for your aesthetic and tonal needs.
    Hipshot A Style Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing, materials, and finishes for your aesthetic and tonal needs. These bridges feature variable string spacing via an adjustment on the string saddles, and through body string...
  8. Hipshot KickAss 5 String Bass Bridge

    $84.00 - $126.00
    It's not easy to capture the spirit of a former fan favorite while simultaneously creating a product that is exciting all on it's own...but that is exactly what Hipshot endeavored to with their new KickAss™ Bass Bridge.
    KickAss™ 5 String Bass Bridge It's not easy to capture the spirit of a former fan favorite while simultaneously creating a product that is exciting all on it's own...but that is exactly what Hipshot endeavored to with their new KickAss™...
  9. Hipshot 5 String A Style Bass Bridge

    $109.00 - $159.50
    Hipshot A Style Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing, materials, and finishes for your aesthetic and tonal needs.
    Hipshot A Style Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing, materials, and finishes for your aesthetic and tonal needs. These bridges feature variable string spacing via an adjustment on the string saddles, and through body string...
  10. Hipshot 6 String A Style Bass Bridge

    $121.44 - $165.50
    Hipshot A Style Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing, materials, and finishes for your aesthetic and tonal needs.
    Hipshot A Style Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing, materials, and finishes for your aesthetic and tonal needs. These bridges feature variable string spacing via an adjustment on the string saddles, and through body string...
  11. Hipshot 7 String A Style Bass Bridge

    $131.50 - $172.00
    Hipshot A Style Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing, materials, and finishes for your aesthetic and tonal needs.
    Hipshot A Style Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing, materials, and finishes for your aesthetic and tonal needs. These bridges feature variable string spacing via an adjustment on the string saddles, and through body string...
  12. Hipshot 4 String B Style Bass Bridge

    $62.40 - $115.00
    Hipshot Style B Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing; in your choice of aluminum or brass.
    Hipshot Style B Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing; in your choice of aluminum or brass. Type B saddles feature solid brass barrel saddles, quick release string loading and a variety of contours and shapes. All Hipshot bridges...
  13. Hipshot 5 String B Style Bass Bridge

    $83.72 - $136.00
    Hipshot Style B Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing; in your choice of aluminum or brass.
    Hipshot Style B Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing; in your choice of aluminum or brass. Type B saddles feature solid brass barrel saddles, quick release string loading and a variety of contours and shapes. All Hipshot bridges...
  14. Hipshot 6 String B Style Bass Bridge

    $94.76 - $143.00
    Hipshot Style B Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing; in your choice of aluminum or brass.
    Hipshot Style B Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing; in your choice of aluminum or brass. Type B saddles feature solid brass barrel saddles, quick release string loading and a variety of contours and shapes. All Hipshot bridges...
  15. Hipshot 7 String B Style Bass Bridge

    $111.32 - $157.50
    Hipshot Style B Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing; in your choice of aluminum or brass.
    Hipshot Style B Bass bridges are available in a wide variety of string spacing; in your choice of aluminum or brass. Type B saddles feature solid brass barrel saddles, quick release string loading and a variety of contours and shapes. All Hipshot bridges...
  16. Hipshot 4 String D Style Bass Bridge

    $86.50 - $194.50
    Create the ultimate custom bass with the Hipshot D style bass bridge.
    Hipshot D Style bridges are a unique option for your 4 String bass. The bridge can only be utilized for string through the body option, but if used in conjunction with the D Style Tailpiece both String through and top loading are options. These...
  17. Hipshot 5 String D Style Bass Bridge

    $97.50 - $225.00
    Create the ultimate custom bass with the Hipshot D style bass bridge.
    The Image displayed shows a 4 string version of this bridge, but this listing is for a 5 string. Hipshot D Style bridges are a unique option for your 5 String bass. The bridge can only be utilized for string through the body option,...
  18. Hipshot 6 String D Style Bass Bridge

    $108.00 - $238.50
    Create the ultimate custom bass with the Hipshot D style bass bridge.
    The Image displayed shows a 4 string version of this bridge, but this listing is for a 6 string. Hipshot D Style bridges are a unique option for your 6 String bass. The bridge can only be utilized for string through the body option,...
  19. Hipshot KickAss 4 String Bass Bridge

    $70.00 - $89.00
    It's not easy to capture the spirit of a former fan favorite while simultaneously creating a product that is exciting all on it's own...but that is exactly what Hipshot endeavored to with their new KickAss Bass Bridge.
    It's not easy to capture the spirit of a former fan favorite while simultaneously creating a product that is exciting all on it's own...but that is exactly what Hipshot endeavored to with their new KickAss Bass Bridge. The saddle sets are a direct...
  20. Hipshot KickAss Saddle Inserts

    $5.00
    Sculpt your own tone with Hipshot KickAss replacement saddles inserts! This listing is for a set of 4 or 6 saddle inserts.
    Sculpt your own tone with Hipshot KickAss replacement saddles inserts! You can choose between our set of 4 un-notched saddle inserts or our pre-notched set of 6 inserts which includes 2 Low (deep), 2 Medium, and 2 Tall (shallow) notches. Brass...
  21. Hipshot KickAss Saddle Sets

    $45.00 - $59.00
    Hipshot KickAss 4-String and 5-String Saddle Sets
    Hipshot KickAss© Saddle Sets are a direct replacement for the KickAss©, Omega and BadAssII® bass bridges. We spent years plus countless versions ensuring that these saddles would possess the soul of the original without being a copy....
  22. Hipshot 4 String Headless System

    $302.00 - $345.00
    Hipshot 4 String Headless bass bridge system
    Lose your head with Hipshot's NEW Headless System for bass guitar! Features fully adjustable saddles, lightweight aluminum bridge, dual string option(you may choose to use standard or double ball bass strings) and all the quality that you have come...
  23. Hipshot 5 String Headless System

    $345.00 - $389.00
    Hipshot 5 String Headless bass bridge system
    Lose your head with Hipshot's NEW Headless System for bass guitar! Features fully adjustable saddles, lightweight aluminum bridge, dual string option(you may choose to use standard or double ball bass strings) and all the quality that you have come...
  24. Hipshot 6 String Headless System

    $389.00 - $432.00
    Hipshot 6 String Headless bass bridge system
    Lose your head with Hipshot's NEW Headless System for bass guitar! Features fully adjustable saddles, lightweight aluminum bridge, dual string option(you may choose to use standard or double ball bass strings) and all the quality that you have come...
  25. Hipshot 7 String Headless System

    $475.00 - $518.00
    Hipshot 7 String Headless bass bridge system
    Lose your head with Hipshot's NEW Headless System for bass guitar! Features fully adjustable saddles, lightweight aluminum bridge, dual string option(you may choose to use standard or double ball bass strings) and all the quality that you have come...
  26. Hipshot 8 String Headless System

    $518.00 - $562.00
    Hipshot 8 String Headless bass bridge system
    Lose your head with Hipshot's NEW Headless System for bass guitar! Features fully adjustable saddles, lightweight aluminum bridge, dual string option(you may choose to use standard or double ball bass strings) and all the quality that you have come...
  27. Hipshot 9 String Headless System

    $562.00 - $605.00
    Hipshot 9 String Headless bass bridge system
    Lose your head with Hipshot's NEW Headless System for bass guitar! Features fully adjustable saddles, lightweight aluminum bridge, dual string option(you may choose to use standard or double ball bass strings) and all the quality that you have come...
  28. Hipshot 3 Point SuperTone

    $114.00 - $152.00
    Hipshot Supertone 3 Point Gibson replacement bridge
    Breathe new life into your Gibson® bass with the new completely redesigned Hipshot SuperTone Bass Bridge. A direct replacement unit for your Gibson® 3 point bass bridge that uses your existing hole pattern. Machined out of solid aircraft...
  29. Hipshot 4 String TransTone

    $73.50 - $101.50
    Hipshot 4 String Transtone bass bridge
    Hipshot's New TransTone Bass Bridge features construction so sturdy you will feel the difference! Steel saddles secured to the main assembly provide superb string-to-instrument sonic transmission for punchy, long sustaining tone. String through...
  30. Hipshot 5 String TransTone

    $79.00 - $104.50
    Hipshot 5 String Transtone bass bridge
    Hipshot's New TransTone Bass Bridge features construction so sturdy you will feel the difference! Steel saddles secured to the main assembly provide superb string-to-instrument sonic transmission for punchy, long sustaining tone. String through...