Item #1598646 Model #KVDW-3-GM

Kluson 3 Per Side Vintage Diecast Series Waffleback Metal Keystone Tuning Machines Gold


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Vintage-accurate Kluson tuning machine for easy upgrades

The 3 Per Side Vintage Diecast Series waffleback metal keystone tuning machine authentically reissues the vintage Kluson machines from the 1950s. With a 15:1 gear ratio, this machine offers superb tuning performance and reliability. Made to the original specs and dimensions, they are a drop-in replacement on your vintage instrument. The beautiful nickel finish looks just like the originals, letting you retrofit your vintage guitar to its original glory.

Authentic Reissue of Vintage Kluson Tuning Machines

This tuning machine accurately recreates the vintage Kluson models used on early Gibson Les Paul Customs in the 1950s. The waffleback design, also known as the radiator back, was a top of the line diecast Kluson model that had been out of production for 40 years. Kluson has carefully reissued this tuning machine using the original specs and dimensions so you can be assured of an easy drop-in replacement for your vintage instrument.

Superb Performance With 15:1 Gear Ratio

This tuning machine features a 15:1 gear ratio for smooth and reliable tuning. The gears mesh precisely to give you the superb performance that made vintage Klusons so popular. Fine tune your guitar quickly and accurately.

Beautiful Nickel Finish Looks Original

This tuning machine features a beautiful nickel finish just like the original 1950s models. The vintage look lets you restore your guitar to its original glory. Whether you're refurbishing a vintage Gibson or upgrading a newer instrument, this tuning machine will give you an authentic retro vibe.

Easy Drop-in Replacement

With dimensions matching the original 1950s specs, these tuning machines are a direct replacement requiring no modification to your instrument. Simply remove your existing tuners and drop these vintage beauties right in. Upgrading your guitar's hardware has never been easier.


  • 15:1 gear ratio for precise and reliable tuning
  • Nickel-plated diecast construction for durability
  • Vintage-correct waffleback design
  • Drop-in replacement for 1950s Gibson Les Paul Customs