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A material often used for guitar nuts. Bone is dense, stable, and produces good resonance, sustain, and tone in the open strings. It is relatively easy to shape using hand tools, such as files. Few “production” guitars use bone nuts. Typically, bone nuts are custom, hand-carved for a particular instrument.

Yes, bone nuts really are made from bone; typically unbleached cow bone.

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