The finest in

hand-made guitars & fretted instrument service.


"I just busted a few bars to Jesus the Joy of Man's Desire on the mandola... It's one of the best set ups I've ever experienced. Thank you! Plays like it's got extra lights on it but with much more tone!"

"I am in awe of the work

you did on my guitar. It is beautiful and sounds great. Thank you."

"Thank you for taking care of "Stella" for me - she plays beautifully and looks great! Appreciate you doing it on a deadline - she's gonna do great at the release on Saturday."



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G. Strickland Guitar Maker provides a full spectrum of repair services, from routine maintenance to complete restorations.

It is one of the only shops in Dayton that is dedicated to guitar building and repair.  With two decades of experience repairing, restoring, and building fretted instruments, Gearld Strickland is a uniquely talented craftsman and artist.

Learn more about Gearld Strickland and see examples of his work.



1501 E 5th St

Dayton, OH 45403

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