Helpful hints for nitric acid colouring your boxwood fittings, technical and wood information.

          Information on how to stain Boxwood pegs using Nitric Acid, including those with non-animal 'Ivory' mounts.

  • Split Collars

    All pegs with separate collars are made with split collars in which the collar is fitted into a carefully turned groove. They may have a visible join in the collar positioned below a 'cheek'.

  • Wood Weights
See the relative weights of different woods to help with your tailpiece choice.