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Guitar repair Johnstown, PA.

1978 Guitar Works provides expert guitar repair, instrument repair, setup and tuning.

Specializing in electric and acoustic guitar, ukulele and mandolin. Including setup, tuning, fretwork and maintenance. See our full list of Guitar Repair Services.

Justin Giuffre


Justin was first introduced to lutherie in the mid 2000s when his love of guitar took him to Chelsea, Quebec Canada. There he studied under master guitar builder, Sergei DeJonge while attending his 5 week extensive guitar building course. In 2022, he decided to turn a hobby into a career by opening 1978 Guitar Works, providing guitar repair in Johnstown PA.

1978 Guitar Works

The Workshop

1978 Guitar Works is housed in the Artworks Building in Cambria City. The space is perfect for a luthier shop. Being surrounded by the creativity and ingenuity of the Artworks community helps make every repair and shop challenge an obtainable goal to reach. 1978 Guitar Works has a welcoming guise and is always glad to have guests. See our full list of guitar repair services, including tuning and maintenance.