Fret Tools
Fret End Trimmer
© Frank Ford, 8/28/98; Photos by FF, 8/28/98

This tool comes from Stewart MacDonald, and is a real time saver:

One of those brilliant ideas I wish I'd thought of!

It's a regular sheet metal nibbler with a groove cut in the little "table" section of the jaw.

One quick bite:

and you've got the end perfectly trimmed to overhang fingerboard binding:

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