At Axebuilder, your instrument is in the expert hands of Reid Shigemura, a 2nd generation luthier with over 25 years of experience in building and repairing a variety of stringed instruments. Each service, whether it's a simple tune up or a full custom build, is performed with the utmost care and precision, ensuring that the quality and craftsmanship meet the highest standards. From routine maintenance to complete transformations, our services are tailored to meet the needs of musicians at every level. Explore our offerings and discover how our expertise and dedication can fine-tune your instrument's performance