Put a set of these on and you will never drop an axe again, they just won't be pulled through
the strap slot. The button is 11/16" wide machined out of solid brass stock. Yes you have to
enlarge the mounting holes on most guitars, but it's worth it for the added security, decreased
wear on the guitar strap slot and the look. The Telecaster shown below, is equipped with the
These were produced by Stars Guitars in the late 1970s and you can't buy them anywhere.
I have two pair of plain brass available.
Asking $15 per pair, includes U.S. or APO shipping.
Strap Buttons Apart
The brass button comes off the screw as shown above. The strap slot goes over the
threads, and the button is screwed down tight for a very positive attachment.
Strap Buttons On a Telecaster
Here's what they look like on a very nice but extremely heavy (9 & 1/2 lbs) one-piece body Telecaster.