GOTOH GUT Co. began manufacturing stringed instrument parts in 1960 and is the only domestic machine head manufacturer in Japan. Our parts are sold worldwide and are consistently ranked at the top of the industry by musical instrument makers. HOSCO is the distributor for international market and introduce GOTOH products at winter NAMM, Frankfurt Messe, Beijing PALM show, and Music China in Shanghai..

GOTOH Violin Adjuster <July 2016>

Model : VA-01 Gotoh Violin Adjuster
Weight : 4.0g
Color : Chrom / Gold / Black


This VA-01 can be used to both of ball-end type and loop-end type strings. Also, the VA-01 will have "less" influence on the string length compared with ordinary adjusters.



 VA-01R Introduction → http://www.g-gotoh.com/international/va01-introduction  

NEW Gold version of vintage style guitar machine heads w/staggered posts

model : 21333GS-STG1

slotted post and 1 : 15 gear ratio.
Side : 6 in line (for Right-handed)
Finish : Gold



What's "In-Tune" Saddle?

Gotoh's unipue grooving on the "In-Tune" saddles results in more exact intonation compared to traditional vintage-style saddles.
Each saddle is reversible and can be used in any position.
Titanium construction for rich harmonic overtones and long sustain.
Gotoh is proud to announce the titanium "In-Tune" saddle!
*Perfect octave tuning not guaranteed.


GOTOH SD Series - Optional Parts C・A・R・D

C・A・R・D 3/3 : for SD90(6pcs/set)
C・A・R・D 6   : for SD91(6pcs/set)


GOTOH RELIC Series

New model has been added to RELIC series.

RELIC Catalog Download


GOTOH catalog 2014 download
You can download the latest catalog to click here.

We introduce new products or special products which developed for HOSCO here.
GOTOH Relic parts <Aug. 2013>


Gotoh officially announce relic parts. We start to distribute these parts in bulk and will be availabe in packaged
soon. Please contact our sales force and check for pricing.


GOTOH Sidewall cut version bridge <Aug. 2013>

Unique Sidewall cut design
Model : Ti-TC1S

Base on Ti-TC1 Titanium "In-Tune" saddle, Ti-TC1S sidewall cut version was launched.
It features sidewall cut shape which protect from string break while guitar performance.
Each saddle is revesible and can be used in any position. Titanium material offers a rich harmonic overtones and long sustain.


GOTOH Brass version of "In-Tune" saddle <Aug. 2013>

Taditional brass materail for "In-Tune" saddle

Gotoh added brass material version for their "In-Tune" saddle series. Keeping concept of In-Tune saddle, you can get rich and clean tone from brass materail.


Model no. : BS-TC1, BS-TC2 and BS-TC1S (left to right)
GOTOH price change <June 2013>

All of Gold plated products' prices have been increased.
Plating code : GG, SG, MTG, XG, HG

Due to continuously gold price increasing and foreign exchange rate changing, Gotoh has decided to increase their prices for all kind of Gold plating from Aug. 1 delivery. Gotoh had not changed their prices for the last few years, because of the situation under strong yen. We hope you understand this irregular price change.

Thank you.
NEW HOSCO x GOTOH products! <May 2013>

Staggered Tuners
model : 21333NS-STG1

Vintage look 6 in line tuners with staggered height posts. Oval button, slotted post and 1 : 15 gear ratio.
Finish : Nickel



NEW GOTOH Titanium Saddles <Jan. 2013>

It offers extreme durability. Titanium saddles are available on below tentative models.
TI-103B, TI103BT, TI-104B, TI-203B4, TI-TC1, TI-TC2
Further information will be released at NAMM 2013.

NEW GOTOH MGT Magnum Lock <Jan. 2013> Check the detail

It offers excellent quality, easy string locking system and minimal weight.
It imroves tuning stability greatly. MGT is available on SG510 series and SG series.
Further information will be released at NAMM 2013.

NEW HOSCO x GOTOH products!
<Oct. 2012>

model: GB-8 Bass tuner

Riveted cloverleaf keys with long stems and reversewind operation like the original ones.
Finish: N
Side: 4 in line

NEW Planetary Ukulele Tuner <Oct. 2012>

model: UPT/UPTL

Finishes: CW, B, G
Gear ratio: 1:4
Experience smooth and stable tuning! With the 1:4 ratio planetary gear mechanism of the UPT/UPTL you can keep the classic look of traditional friction pegs without the slippage or need for tightening.

Dimensions
Button option

NEW block option for GE1996T
<June 2012>

Block option was added to GE1996T.
Usually, although the height of a Block is 40mm, it is also possible to choose 36mm or 33mm.

*Please understand that our company does not do supply of a Block simple substance.


NEW HOSCO x GOTOH products! <Jan. 2011>

UK12W-05MANS Double-speed Ukulele Tuner

This machine head has a double-speed warm, so you can tune the strings two times faster.
Type: L2+R2
Finish: Nickel
Button: 05MA

NEW Stealth Keys <2011>

The smallest and lightest tuning keys
They are available to use for guitar, ukulele, or other stringed instruments that have string tension of less than 20kgs.(44 lbs.).
Gear ratiio: 18:1

  • The smallest housing
    8.5mm (.340”) x 21mm (.830”) x 4.5mm (.18”).
  • It is 1/2 to 1/3 of the weight of ordinary guitar machine heads. The original buttons are available in aluminum or resin. Weight is 11 grams (.026 lb.) each with aluminum buttons and post.

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