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Custom Boards service pricing

Updated 25.6.2018
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EXAMPLE #1: Pedalboard with five pedals

The price of 258 € includes:

- Installation of five pedals and power supply (6x17€=102€)
- Four custom-made, premium-class patch cables with noise-free cable routing and fastening with safety clips and safety anchors (4x39€=156€)
- Lifetime warranty on parts and labour

Price does not include the planning session, the pedals, the pedalboard frame, or the power supply.

EXAMPLE #2: Pedalboard with five pedals and cable loom

The price of 417 € includes:

- Installation of five pedals and power supply (6x17€=102€)
- Four custom-made, premium-class patch cables with noise-free cable routing and fastening with safety clips and safety anchors (4x39€=156€)
- Custom Boards 6 meter Cable Loom - One signal and AC power (159€)
- Lifetime warranty on parts and labour
 
Price does not include the planning session, the pedals, the pedalboard frame, or the power supply.

EXAMPLE #3: Pedalboard with seven pedals and cable loom

The price of 529 € includes:

- Installation of seven pedals and power supply (8x17€=136€)
- Six custom-made, premium-class patch cables with noise-free cable routing and fastening with safety clips and safety anchors (6x39€=234€)
- Custom Boards 6 meter Cable Loom - One signal and AC power (159€)
- Lifetime warranty on parts and labour

Price does not include the planning session, the pedals, the pedalboard frame or the power supply.

EXAMPLE #4: Pedalboard with ten pedals and cable loom

The price of 729 € includes:

- Installation of ten pedals (10x17€=170€)
- Installation of power supply by drilling (49€)
- Nine custom-made, premium-class patch cables with noise-free cable routing and fastening with safety clips and safety anchors (9x39€=351€)
- Custom Boards 6 meter Cable Loom - One signal and AC power (159€)
- Lifetime warranty on parts and labour

Price does not include the planning session, the pedals, the pedalboard frame, the power supply, or the mouting brackets.

Service pricing breakdown

  • We charge à 199 € for planning your pedalboard.

We’re not super strict about the time frame, but we feel that if a session drags on for too long, decision making tends to get more complicated, and concentration will slip. Read more about the planning process from our Planning your pedalboard -tutorial.

1) Effect pedals

We can use your existing pedals or make a proposal for updates. If you have need for new effects, we can supply you with any effect available for a best possible price. A detailed list of all effects purchased will be printed on your final pedalboard receipt. All our products come with a three-year warranty.

2) Splitters and loopers

A detailed list of all equipment used will be printed on your final pedalboard receipt. All our products all come with a three-year warranty.

  • We charge à 120 €/per device for the programming of MIDI-loopers.

We will supply a PDF manual, which will specifically deal with your settings. You can also contact us via e-mail for further information, once your board is ready.

  • We charge à 22 €/per piece for the installation of a Best Tronics interface frame, or a Neutrik D-panel housing. All related cabling will be priced like our patch cables (see part 8).
  • Other assemblies, which require drilling cost à 39 €/per assembly.

Our labour is covered by our lifetime durability warranty.

3) Repair of pre-existing equipment

  • We will charge you à 79 €/per unit for the service and repair of old pieces of equipment.

This price includes the exchange of small parts, such as broken footswitch, potentiometers, jacks, screws, and nuts.

4) Installation of equipment on a pedalboard

  • Installing a new (or as-new) pedal onto a pedalboard frame using 3M Dual Lock tape will cost à 17 €/per pedal.
  • With used pedals, or equipment with hard to clean base plates, the charge will be à 37 €/per pedal. Price includes the thorough preparation of the base plate, cleaning and tightening of jacks, and costs for materials.

    In both cases our our labour is covered by our lifetime durability warranty.

5) Power supply

  • Power supply installation by drilling to the pedalboard frame costs à 49 €/per unit. Our charge includes checking for induced hum, and the labelling of all power supply outputs. Price does not include mounting brackets, which differ depending which pedalboard brand you choose.
  • We charge à 49 €/per cable for making a customized AC-cable, which feeds two PSUs at once.

Our labour is covered by our lifetime durability warranty.

6) Pedalboard

  • We charge à 79 €/per board for dismantling a pre-existing pedalboard, and preparing the old frame for reuse by removing any old adhesives and mounting accessories.
  • We charge à 79 €/per board for re-routing your pedalboard wiring when chancing pedal order.

7) Pedal risers

  • Installation of a pedal riser with 3M Dual Lock tape costs à 17 €/each.

Our labour is covered by our lifetime durability warranty.

    8) Patch cables

    • We will charge à 39 € a piece for any handmade Custom Boards patch cable, regardless of its length.
    • Cables with special connectors, like Y-cables etc. will cost à 49 €, regardless of its length.

    These prices cover all materials, prepping, soldering, connecting to pedals and routing cables underneath the pedalboard. All our patch cables are covered by our lifetime warranty.

    If we use your excisting patch cables we charge à 99 € for noise-free routing and installation of cables to the pedalboard frame. This phase is time consuming, but an extremely important part for trouble-free operation of your pedalboard.

    MIDI-cables, and other bulk cable products, are priced favourably. Our products all come with a three-year warranty.

    9) Cable snakes

    Basic prices for our six-metre cable snakes:

    Cable snake model: Price:
    One signal and AC power 159 €
    One signal, control and AC power 189 €
    Two signal and AC power 189 €
    Two signal, control and AC power 219 €
    Three signal and AC power 219 €
    Three signal, control and AC power 249 €
    Four signal and AC power 249 €
    Three signal, two control and AC power 279 €

     

    Additional charges for different lengths:

    • Club (6 m) – price as per list above
    • Stage (8 m) – add à 10 € to prices above
    • Festival (10 m) – add à 20 € to prices above

    Should you already own a cable snake, but want us to customize it to your new requirements, we will charge you à 97 €/per snake for opening up the old snake and replacing a cable.

    Our cable snakes are covered by our lifetime warranty.

    10) Guitar cable

    • A handmade Custom Boards signal cable costs à 70 € during a planning/consultation session.

    For the same price, we will supply any length between three and ten metres. Our price includes securing the cable to the pedalboard using our Custom Boards Safety Carabiner. Our signal cables are covered by our lifetime warranty.

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