4 different sets of InvisoMatch mounting plates These tuners are staggered height (3 regular, 3 lower) and give the G string a better break angle over the nut. "I've had these on my Strat for nearly 10 years, and couldn't be … Tall post tuners are used for the wound strings and shorter post tuners are used for the plain strings. No need for string tree hold-downs or their interference with vibratos. Staggered string posts: The Schaller Locking 6-in-line tuners feature staggered string post holes. Eliminates string trees for better tuning. The HipShot Grip has a ratio of 16:1, and it proves to be very active on a Fender Strat. It has has a two pin casing that can be used as is, or with our Patented InvisoMatch Mounting Plates. Gotoh Staggered-Height 6-In-Line Tuners. With different string post heights, each string gets ideal downward tension behind the nut. The tuners with the holes higher above the face of the peghead are used on the E, A, and D strings, and the shorter hole posts are for the G, B, and E strings. A right handed set of Locking Ratio Calibrated Machine Heads for electric guitar that use 6 in-line tuners with staggered posts (eliminates the need for a string tree). Read User Reviews & Check Price On Amazon At such different heights, these locking tuners staggered options are excellent. Staggered tuners increase the break angle over the nut and improve tuning stability. Set of six locking tuners designed to fit most modern-style Fender electric guitars with dual-pin mounting configuration. The thing is, you just have to make sure your staggered guitar and the HipShot locking tuners ratio match evenly. About This Item. It's a small difference but was enough to stop the sitar effect on the open G. As they use the same mountings (10 mm nut + two pins) as the stock fitted tuners fitting them was an easy, five minute job, requiring only a 10 mm socket driver. Vintage-style stamped gear housings, oval metal knobs and smooth, precise operation.