Tuning Machines & Detuners

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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.

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  1. Open Box Hipshot Ultralite Tuner HB6L 1/2" Gold Bass Side

    $28.00
    Open Box Hipshot Ultralite Tuner HB6L 1/2" Gold Bass Side
    Open Box Item 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...
  2. Gotoh GB7 Tuner

    $12.50 - $17.00
    Gotoh GB7 in Chrome, Black, Gold and in Bass Side and Treble Side
    Upgrade or replace your existing 3/8" tuning keys with Gotoh GB7's GB7's are a modern style tuning key available in Chrome, Black, and Gold finishes, and Treble and Bass Side orientation. These are sealed tuning keys, that are die-cast...
  3. Hipshot Ultralite Tuner HB6Y 3/8 Shiny Nickel Bass Side SHORT KEY

    $31.50
    Sleek and compact, easily installed on the smallest of 4, 5, 6 & Extended Range Bass headstocks.
    Sleek and compact, easily installed on the smallest of 4, 5, 6 & Extended Range Bass headstocks. Bass side = Left side of headstock on a right handed bass. Treble side = Right side of headstock on a right handed bass. All finish colors have Hipshot Logo...
  4. 4-String HB1 & BT1 Tuner/De-tuner Bass Side Nickel Set

    $155.20
    3 HB1 Bass Side Tuners, 1 BT1 Bass Side Detuner (Nickel)
    Hipshot- HB1/BT1 Nickel Set(3 Tuners,1 Detuner) Upgrade your tuning machines on your G & L, or Mexican made Fender with the Hipshot HB1/BT1 Tuner/De-tuner Set. Take a look at the dimensions before ordering. Some Mexican made Fenders...
  5. 4-String HB7 & BT7 Tuner/De-tuner Bass Side Black Set

    $160.00
    3 HB7 Bass Side Tuners, 1 BT7 Bass Side Detuner (Black)
    Hipshot- HB7/BT7 Black Set(3 Tuners,1 Detuner) Upgrade your Mexican made Fender with the Hipshot HB7/BT7 Tuner/De-tuner Set. Take a look at the dimensions before ordering. 27-to-1 gear ratio ensures years of accurate tuning. Fits...
  6. Hipshot HB7-L Lollipop Machine Head Tuner Nickel Bass Side

    $26.00
    Hipshot- HB7-L Nickel (Bass Side Tuning Machine) 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...
  7. Hipshot BT1-S Bass Xtender

    $66.50 - $90.00
    Hipshot BT1-S in Nickel, Black, Gold, 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...
  8. Hipshot BT1 Bass Xtender

    $66.50 - $90.00
    Hipshot BT1 in Nickel, Black, Gold, 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. 4-String HB3 & BT3 Tuner/De-tuner Bass Side Nickel Set

    $155.20
    3 HB3 Bass Side Tuners, 1 BT3 Bass Side Detuner (Nickel)
    Hipshot- HB3/BT3 Nickel Set(3 Tuners,1 Detuner) Upgrade your pre-CBS Fender 4-String bass equipped with reverse winding Kluson tuning machines with the Hipshot HB3/BT3 Tuner/De-tuner Set. Take a look at the dimensions before ordering. ...
  10. 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...
  11. 4-String HB7 & BT7 Tuner/De-tuner Bass Side Nickel Set

    $155.20
    3 HB7 Bass Side Tuners, 1 BT7 Bass Side Detuner (Nickel)
    Hipshot- HB7/BT7 Nickel Set(3 Tuners,1 Detuner) Upgrade your Mexican made Fender with the Hipshot HB7/BT7 Tuner/De-tuner Set. Take a look at the dimensions before ordering. 27-to-1 gear ratio ensures years of accurate tuning. Fits...
  12. 4-String HB7 Nickel Set

    $105.60
    4 HB7 Bass Side (Nickel)
    HB7 Nickel Set(4 Tuners) Upgrade your Mexican made Fender with Hipshot's HB7 American Classic tuning machine set. Take a look at the dimensions before ordering. Fits 11/16" headstock holes. This set is designed for right hand...
  13. 4-String HB3 Nickel Set

    $105.60
    4 HB3 Bass Side (Nickel)
    HB3 Nickel Set(4 Tuners) Upgrade your pre-CBS Fender 4-String bass equipped with reverse winding Kluson tuning machines with the Hipshot HB3 Set in Nickel. Take a look at the dimensions before ordering. Fits 11/16" headstock holes. This...
  14. 4-String HB1 Bass Side Nickel Set

    $105.60
    4 HB1 Bass Side (Nickel)
    HB1 Nickel Set(4 Tuners) Upgrade your tuning machines on your Fender or G&L 4-String Bass. Take a look at the dimensions before ordering. Fits 11/16" headstock holes. This set is designed for right hand basses with 4 Inline Tuning...
  15. 4-String HB7 Black Set

    $112.00
    4 HB7 Bass Side (Black)
    HB7 Black Set(4 Tuners) Upgrade your Mexican made Fender with Hipshot's HB7 American Classic tuning machine set. Take a look at the dimensions before ordering. Fits 11/16" headstock holes. This set is designed for right hand...
  16. 4-String HB3 Black Set

    $112.00
    4 HB3 Bass Side (Black)
    HB3 Black Set(4 Tuners) Upgrade your pre-CBS Fender 4-String bass equipped with reverse winding Kluson tuning machines with the Hipshot HB3 Set in Nickel. Take a look at the dimensions before ordering. Fits 11/16" headstock holes. This...
  17. Hipshot HB1-S Tuner

    $26.00 - $28.00
    Hipshot HB1 Short Key in Nickel and in Bass Side and Treble Side
    Upgrade your tuning machines on your Music Man, or G & L 27-to-1 gear ratio ensures years of accurate tuning. Fits 11/16" headstock bore holes. MusicMan basses require 3 bass side and 1 treble side for 4-String & 4 bass side and 1...
  18. Hipshot Double Stop Lever

    Regular Price: $31.00

    Special Price $24.80 - $31.00

    Hipshot Double Stop Lever in Chrome, Black, and Gold
    Enter the Drop Zone The Hipshot Double Stop Lever is a unique accessory for Hipshot Xtender's that allow Double Drop capabilities. With a flip of the lever, you can drop tune your low E to D, and continue to low C or even low B. Package...
  19. Hipshot HB6Y 3/8" UltraLite Tuner

    $26.00 - $31.50
    Hipshot HB6Y 3/8" LollyPop Key Tuner in Satin Chrome, Nickel, Black, and Gold in Treble and Bass side
    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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. Hipshot BT7 Bass Xtender

    $66.50 - $90.00
    Hipshot BT7 in Nickel, Black, Gold, 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...
  26. Hipshot BT3 Bass Xtender

    $66.50 - $90.00
    Hipshot BT3 in Nickel, Black, Gold, 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...
  27. Hipshot BT2L Bass Xtender

    $66.50 - $90.00
    Hipshot BT2L in Nickel, Black, Gold, 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...
  28. Hipshot BT2 Bass Xtender

    $66.50 - $90.00
    Hipshot BT2 in Nickel, Black, Gold, 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...
  29. Hipshot BT10 Bass Xtender

    $66.50 - $90.00
    Hipshot BT10 in Chrome and Black 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...
  30. 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...
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