Which Guitar Stand is Best?
If you own a guitar, you want to take the best care of it you can and part of this is buying a good quality stand for your instrument. We’ve taken a look at the wide-ranging world of guitar stands and selected our favorite models that span different styles and price ranges. For both safety and convenience, here are seven options for the best guitar stand to protect your beloved axe.
Read on for our selection of the “7 Best Guitar Stands for Stage or Personal Use”.
Fender 351 Studio Seat
Ideal for any guitarist or bassist, this combination seat and guitar stand makes it easy to have a productive practice session or survive a long performance. Comfortably padded for long playing sessions, the seat and Fender 351 pick-shaped backrest with embroidered “F” logo are covered in woven gray tweed fabric. The flip-up/down instrument cradle—designed to fit most guitars and basses—displays your instrument securely while the integrated crossbar footrest accommodates almost any leg position. Designed for easy transport, the seat legs fold and the backrest is removable to make it even more compact when headed to a gig.
Fender 351 Wall Hanger – Black
Showcase your favorite piece of gear in an unmistakably Fender fashion! The 351 Guitar Hanger is a stylish and secure way to let the world know you’re ready to play. Available in three wood variations, including one tortoiseshell pickguard covered option, these hangers are crafted from durable materials to ensure your instrument can be safely mounted for display.
Taylor Guitars Ebony Guitar Hanger with Taylor Logo Inlay
This finely crafted guitar wall hanger is made from genuine West African Crelicam ebony, the same ebony that we use in the fretboards and bridges of our acoustic guitars. A cushioned yoke provides a secure hanging spot for your guitar without damaging the finish or neck, while ebony’s gorgeous visual character reflects the craftsmanship and natural beauty of our responsibly sourced tonewoods. This model features an Taylor logo inlay design in Italian acrylic. Purchases support our tree planting projects and other sustainability initiatives. Each hanger is visually unique, displaying ebony’s exotic character in a distinctive color pattern.
Fender Classic Series Case Stand, Tweed, 3 Guitar
Fender Instrument Case Stands are a great way to display and protect multiple instruments. This case stand looks like a traditional case but easily turns into a stage-worthy guitar stand. Crafted with road-reliable materials, this 3-ply hardshell wooden case boasts a vinyl-wrapped steel carry handle and steel latches. The soft, crushed-acrylic plush interior lining ensures your guitars remain scratch and damage-free.
Hercules Auto Grip System (AGS) Guitar Hanger, Wood Base, Short Arm, GSP38WB PLUS
The HERCULES Auto-Swivel Yoke Hanger GSP38WB PLUS rotates automatically to accommodate different shaped guitars or basses vertically and safely. It features an attractive wood base for home or studio use.
The Auto-Swivel AGS Yoke allows for multi-angle adjustments while safely locking instrument in place. It can accommodate a wider range of instrument neck sizes from 40 mm – 52 mm (1.57” – 2.05”) including classic, acoustic, electric and bass guitars.
The attached N.I.N.A. (Narrow Instrument Neck Adjustment, HA301) are specially designed to increase the thickness of AGS arms to accommodate narrow neck instruments from min. 28 mm (1.10”) like banjos and mandolins.
Attractive wood base.
Profile Guitar Stand GS100
With the Profile GS100 your guitar can stand up wherever you go. The GS-100 is a stand that will hold most electric guitars, bass guitars, and acoustic guitars.
Profile stands are designed in Canada and are the strongest and sturdiest tubular folding stands we’ve seen anywhere at this price range.. Made to exacting specifications with finish-safe soft black neoprene rubber tubing to protect your guitar. Folds up for easy transport. Includes a locking strap so you can walk away worry-free. A fabulously affordable gift for yourself and every guitarist on your list!
Taylor Compact Folding Guitar Stand
This easy-to-transport guitar stand folds down to a compact size and fits into the pocket of most gig bags. Never again will you lean your guitar in a precarious situation! This stand sets up in seconds and holds any size guitar, making it a convenient option for gigs, rehearsals or any other place you want to rest your guitar.
On a final note!
As always, your needs and budget will have a big (if not the ultimate) say in what you settle for. It is advised to use a multi-instrument rack for home studios and one or more single stands for the electric guitar and/or acoustic guitar in your room or rehearsal space – for easy access. To that end, we hope this buying guide will serve as the ultimate resource to help you make the right purchase(s).
And if you’re still not sure what to get, please do not hesitate to Contact Us either by phone or email or even drop by in person if you can and it would be our pleasure to help you.
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