Warling Travel bass


Built by our in house luthier, Colin Warling, this little travel bass sports some innovative features which allow it to be strung to tension with regular bass strings, though the scale length is a mere 24.125 inches. Comfortable, lightweight, compact, and deceptive, this little bass packs a punc...

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Warling Custom 6


Built by our in house luthier, Colin Warling, this guitar has a one piece Mahogany body with decorative inlaid Ebony F-hole. Maple neck and Rosewood fretboard. Wilkinson tele pickup set with nickel hardware. Handmade in Portland, and comes with a hardshell case!

Warling Custom 6


Built by our house luthier, Colin Warling, this guitar has a one piece Maple body with rear Maple binding. Combined with a Maple neck and Ebony fretboard, this guitar is clear, bright and snappy. The Lollar “El Rayo” PAF style pickups help capture the low end of this bright guitar. Handmade in...

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Warling Custom 6


Built by our house luthier, Colin Warling, this guitar has a one piece Mahogany body with flamed Maple top. Maple neck with Rosewood fingerboard. 25.5” scale w/string-through construction. This guitar is versatile and will surely make some lead player very happy. Cut-through clear tone from e...

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Warling 4 String Bass


Built by our house luthier, Colin Warling, this Bass sports a one piece Mahogany body with Maple neck and Rosewood Fretboard. Gold Gotoh Hardware, with Lollar Early style P-bass pickup. Very warm and round sounding bass with great sustain. Handmade in Portland, and comes with hardshell case!

Atrum Kithara “Askr Nott”


Built by local Portland Luthier, Brent Furstner, this customized thin line tele style guitar has got comfort and playability! Beautifully finished natural Ash body, Maple/Walnut neck, and Bill Lawrence pickups. Handmade in Portland, and comes with hardshell case!

Fender FSR Gold Top Telecaster


It appears as if a telecaster got into a fight with a gold top Les Paul, and absorbed the Les Paul. Very beautiful and comfortable guitar with two humbuckers and a coil tap option! Setup here by our luthier, Colin, and comes with Fender Tweed gig bag

Ovation Celebrity Deluxe 12 String


A nice entry level 12 string guitar. Let’s be real, 12 String is a great side guitar - for a song or two, and a handy tool in the studio for beefing up a recording. This one has the shallower body depth with built in electronics that sound great! Comes with cooresponding hardshell case.

PRS guitar


This one appears to be from the 90’s, but has been kept in great shape. Maple neck with Rosewood fretboard. Mahogany body with Maple top and binding. 5 way pickup selection/coil tapping. Comes with hardshell case!


Repair Menu

  • Strings Prices vary, and are not included as part of the repair price.

  • Restring (labor) $2/string

    Restring instrument, clean & oil fretboard, clean & polish instrument
  • Setup guitar, bass, mandolin

    Restring, clean & oil fingerboard, restring Guitar, adjust truss rod, adjust nut slots, adjust and intonate saddles, polish instrument.
  • Setup 12 string guitar

  • Setup Floyd Rose style

    Restring, clean & oil fingerboard, adjust truss rod, adjust and lubricate nut slots, balance tremolo system, adjust saddles and intonation, polish instrument.
  • Fret level, crown, polish with setup

    We level the frets to eliminate the dips that form over years of play. Then we resound the tops of the frets, polish them and perform a setup on the guitar.
  • Bone nut or saddle

    Fabricate & install bone nut or saddle. (Material not included)
  • Install Acoustic undersaddle pickup

    Installation (pickup sold separately)
  • Install Acoustic sound-hole pickup

    Installation (pickup sold separately)
  • Broken Headstock

    Structurally repair and seal wood. Price does not include finish touch up. (Price subject to increase based on complexity of break).
  • Install electric guitar pickup $40. Add $20/additional

  • Electronics troubleshooting

    Minimum bench fee of $30 absorbed in final cost of repair
  • Rescue output jack

    Output jack fall into the guitar? We’ll save it! Add $5 if needs rewiring
  • Replace Potentiometer

    Part not included
  • Replace 3-way or 5-way switch

    Part not included
  • Acoustic crack repair. $40+

    Glue, cleat and seal crack. Price subject to increase based on complexity.
  • Brace reglue $40+

    Reglue single brace inside acoustic guitar. Price subject to increase based on complexity.
  • Bridge reglue

    Remove and reglue acoustic bridge (price is for wooden bridges only). Price subject to increase for non-wooden bridges
  • Structural Repairs TBD

    Guitar must be present to assess work to be done & provide estimate. No guitar = no estimate
  • Finish repair. $TBD

    Guitar must be present to assess work to be done & provide an estimate. No guitar = no estimate


6 months ago
Small guitar shop for repairs and beautiful instruments. Collin is a cool dude and will go into detail about any musical need you have.
- David M
5 months ago
Knowledgeable staff. Cool shop.
- Lance M

About Us

Taborella Music and Vintage is a boutique guitar store specializing in custom-made electric guitars, basses and instrument repair. We can fix just about anything with strings and frets! Our house Luthier, Colin Warling, has worked on thousands of instruments over the past decade and is a graduate of the Roberto Venn School of Luthierie in Phoenix, AZ. 

We carry many music accessories such as pedals, strings, capos, straps, amps, etc, in addition to: unique electric instruments, vintage clothing, vinyl records, cassettes, jewelry and more.

There's a little something for everyone at our shop! Our aim is to create the setting and atmosphere that inspires everyone to enjoy music to its fullest.

We provide expert repairs at affordable prices!

Colin worked previously at The Fretted Frog Guitar Store in Pasadena, CA from 2010-17. Check out some of the reviews from his repair work:

Follow us on Instagram @taborellamusic and @warlingguitars 


Contact Us


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  • (503) 771-0173


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3108 SE 50th Ave
Ste B
Portland, OR 97206
United States

Business Hours

Tue:11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wed:11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thu:11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Fri:11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat:11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
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