axeKool Guitars of Cheltenham


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Welcome to axeKool Guitars of Cheltenham

Gloucestershire’s Premier Guitar Setup and Repair Workshop.

We are specialists in Guitar Repairs, Guitar Setups and Guitar Upgrades.

Located near Shurdington Road, Cheltenham and with over 25 years experience in guitar repairs, setups and upgrades, we have gained a vast knowledge of most guitar brands, guitar models and types of custom builds. axekool guitars is a family run business, which means your guitar will receive the very best care and personal attention with all work carried out to the highest level in our dedicated workshop.

Our prices are cheaper then the local guitar shops and we offer a quick turn around if you need your guitar urgently for a rehearsal or gig. Please read our customer reviews and see some of our recent guitar work in our portfolio. We also repair and setup Mandolins, Banjos and Ukuleles

We offer free friendly help and advice on all your guitar repairs, setups and upgrade requirements. Our fully equipped guitar workshop is located near Shurdington Road, on the outskirts of Cheltenham. It can be easily accessible from junction 11A on the M5 / A417, or we are very near the local bus route of the number 10 Stagecoach service.

The Guitar Workshop opening hours are 8am – 8pm Monday – Saturday
You are welcome to drop off or collect your guitar(s) early morning or late evening.
For more information on our guitar services, please call 07483 167155 or email us.

Guitar Repairs

Electrical Repairs, General Repairs, Damage & Cleaning / Polishing

Guitar Setups

Complete Setups, Action Adjustment, Intonation & Tuning.

Guitar Upgrades

Complete Upgrades, Customisation, Refinishing & Restoration.

Electric Guitars

Acoustic Guitars

Hollowbody Guitars

Bass Guitars

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Guitar Showcase & Blog

Fender Bass VI

Solidbody / Production 1961 - 1974 The Fender Bass VI is a short scale bass of 30 inches, but the tremolo along with its guitar style 6 string spacing, revealed its true identity as a low tuned guitar.The body and tremolo came from the...

Music Man Edward Van Halen

Solidbody / Production 1990 - 1995.  With dive bomb vibrato effects and super fast fingerboard tapping, Eddie Van Halen was the most influential guitarist of the 1980's and the foundation of the Kramer companies success. In 1990, Ernie Ball /...

Gibson ES-175

Hollowbody / Production 1949 to current day. In 1949, two years after Gibson added a cutaway to its ES-300, making it the ES-350, Gibson then did the same to its ES-125 and added 50 points to its title model number and called it the new ES-175....

Guild Artist Award

Hollowbody / Production 1956 - 2007.  The Artist Award was Guild's johnny Smith Award model, but only for a short period of time. Guild began its guitar business in 1952 just as Smith released the track Moonlight in Vermont, that bought him...

Gibson Les Paul Junior

Solidbody / Production 1954 - 1958, 1986 - 1992, 1998 to current day. Gibson's 1952 Goldtop Les Paul priced at £150,00 competed with Fender's £120.00 Telecaster, but Fender also offered the Esquire at a much lower price. In 1954, Gibson came...

“I wanted to connect my guitar to human emotions” B.B. King

axeKool guitars is a completely independent business and is not affiliated with any other companies in any way.
axeKool guitars is not affiliated with any artist or band.

Guitar Repairs Cheltenham, Cheltenham Luthier, Luthier Gloucester. We cover all of Gloucestershire, incliuding: Cheltenham, Cinderford, Cirencester, Dursley, Lydney, Guitar Repairs Gloucester, Minchinhampton, Nailsworth, Painswick, Stroud, Tewkesbury, Winchcombe