Feb. 10, 2017 - Available for immmediate delivery


   1 - Strat Quick Mount Model (last year's model) - Reg. $189.95, ON SALE for $159.95

  This is the only bender that's currently on sale at a discount, so it's

  first come, first served. Order now! 


​To make your ordering experience as pleasurable and easy

as possible, please refer to the following information:

Here's a custom job that is available for acoustics with a high back on the bridge plate.

Fill out the CONTACT FORM to inquire about placing a Custom Order. It's easy as pie.

On Sale Now

Check out the new, fully machined handle assembly. The swivel handle tip is an add-on found on the Accessories page listed under the Model's link in the main menu at the top of each page.

Here's How To Order

Go to the Models Page, scroll down to select the model you wish to order and click on its Add to Cart button. Some models are "bridge specific" and will have a drop down menu above the Add to Cart button. Make your specific bridge selection BEFORE clicking Add to Cart. To make it a Double, click on the blue button under the Add to Cart button.

To see available add-ons click here to go to Accessories


Bowden B Benders is a custom shop and the bender parts are hand-made by one single person.  I am a workforce of one and I take great pride in my workmanship. I take each order and fill it in the order in which I receive it. I promise to deliver quality craftsmanship, personal service and tech support by yours truly, the inventor of the product.  Please enjoy browsing the site and feel free to contact me with any and all questions.

Thanks, Richard Bowden, Owner

"No need to put your guitar under the knife"

The home of the original non-defacing string bender, Bowden B Benders designs and builds benders that fit on the tailpiece of your own guitar without modification, including benders for many rare types of tailpieces that no other companies have available. Send me a picture of your favorite guitar's tailpiece and I'll tell you what you need.

Thanks ~ Richard Bowden

  • PRIVACY POLICY. No information you share with me will ever be shared with anyone else (except for Bubba down at the feed store).
  • If you are unsure of which model you need please fill out the contact form and attach a close up picture of your tailpiece (or one like yours).
  • You can also message me on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/bowden.bbenders and attach a photo there.
  • You will receive all contact info from me (incl. my cell #) in response to your form. This prevents spam. 
  • Every bender is "made to order." Unfortunately, there are no shelves full of stock (occasionally I have an extra or two on hand ... scroll down).
  • Orders are shipped in the order received unless a rush order fee is paid with or after the order (it's not worth it!).
  • Shipping time can vary depending on where you are in line (the quicker you order, the higher up in line you'll be ... do the math).
  • There are no refunds for lengthy shipping time (I make them as fast as I can). (see refund policy below).
  • I am your "go-to" guy and you can call me anytime, once you place your order or receive my response to your contact form.
  • All orders are processed through PayPal (see payment information below). It is safe and easy and offers financing.
  • Benders come in a standard tumbled and brushed aluminum finish. A highly polished aluminum finish can be attained for $45.00 per bender. After adding your bender to your cart, click the Add  to Cart button here to get the polished finish.

Payment Information:

All 'Add to Cart' buttons take you to the PayPal Cart.

You do not need a PayPal account to pay!   

PayPal accepts and securely processes Visa, M/C, Discover, AmEx, and Debit/ATM cards as well as Direct Online banking payments. If you DO have a PayPal account, make sure your address, email and all contact info you put on PayPal is current and correct or your Bowden Bender may end up at your old address. Thanks!

Be sure to scroll to the bottom of each page as there is important information you may otherwise miss

REFUND/RETURN POLICY: If your Bowden Bender is found to be defective you may return it for a refund or replacement within 30 days of purchase, paying only for return shipping. If you have ordered the incorrect model for your guitar you may exchange it for the correct model paying only for shipping and handling and the difference in price of the correct bender (if applicable), and if the correct bender is less than the one you ordered, the difference in price will be refunded. If you have altered the bender in any way no refund is available. No refunds are available due to shipping time as shipping time can vary from a few days up to a month or more depending on availability of parts and the possible back-log of orders. We appreciate  your business and will  do everything possible to guarantee your complete satisfaction.

Our mailing/shipping address is Bowden B Benders, 505 N. Main St., Linden, TX 75563                  

There is a gallery for each model on the Photos page

(There are many photos on the Photo page so it takes a few moments to load)

Click on any picture in a gallery to scroll through larger versions in each gallery and read the captions

Here is the Stopbar Tailpiece model equipped with the Swivel Handle.

(Click on a picture to read the descriptions and see larger versions)

There is a link at the bottom of the Models page for RUSH ORDERS.

Non-Defacing, Affordable String Benders For Electric and Acoustic Guitars

Check out the newest designs to fit all the different Telecaster tailpieces

Need a good laugh or two? Check out the musical comedy CDs and goodies at PINKARD and BOWDEN dot com!

SOLD - Check here often for occasional discounted benders

Here is the new basic handle assembly

GREAT NEWS for my Customers! You can now take 6 months to pay on orders of $99 + through PayPal's Online Credit. See Payment Information below!

Tele owners take note: