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1978 Guitar Works has had the pleasure of providing services to the following clients.

Justin was amazing. My bass is my baby, and I’m not just going to hand it over to someone I can’t trust.

His work was phenomenal – my bass sounds better than it has in years. My mother who has since passed away bought me this bass so it’s dear to my heart and to hear it thump like day one again definitely takes me back!

The most satisfying part of working with Justin is his honesty. Every step was discussed with me before he did it. I knew exactly each step he was doing and he kept me in the loop the whole time with photos. He was in constant communication about every detail.

The last guy who “installed” my pickups said everything was soldered and good to go. Justin found out the guy only used electrical tape.

At the end his prices were below expectations for the amount of work he did.

~ Leo D.

Justin is very professional and has a relaxed, easy going style all at the same time. Got my install done in a very timely manner!

He is extremely knowledgeable about repairs & installs, easy to work with and quick turn around. He is professional, courteous and knowledgeable. I have had instrument repairs done by other luthiers/repairmen but in the future will always return to Justin at 1978 Guitar Works!

~ George B.

A satisfying part of working with Justin is his honesty. He gave me an upfront assessment as to what he would do, how it would be done, and a timeframe for completion. He provides quality, professional work at a reasonable price. Justin works with honesty, integrity, and professionalism.

~ Adam M.

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.