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Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars   

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This durable dreadnought guitar gig bag is constructed with a 600-denier nylon exterior and 420-denier nylon interior with 2/5" of padding to keep yo...Read More

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Lightweight protection without the hefty price tag.

This durable dreadnought guitar gig bag is constructed with a 600-denier nylon exterior and 420-denier nylon interior with 2/5" of padding to keep your dreadnought guitar protected. The interior of the GBE-Dread case is reinforced at the headstock and bridge to provide extra protection for the parts that need it most. An exterior accessory pocket provides space for picks, business cards, and other gig essentials. The Gator guitar bag has a comfortable shoulder strap that makes it easy to tote around town.

FEATURES
  • Fits dreadnought guitars
  • 600-denier nylon exterior
  • 420-denier nylon interior
  • 2/5" (10mm) internal padding
  • Interior reinforced at headstock and bridge
  • Exterior pocket for accessories
  • Comfortable shoulder strap

A quality gig bag that will keep your guitar safe without breaking your budget. Order now!

SPECIFICATIONS

GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars

  • Body length: 21";
  • body height: 5-1/2";
  • Lower bout: 15"
  • Middle bout 13"
  • Upper bout: 12"
  • Total length: 41-1/2"
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GatorGBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars
 
4.4

(based on 58 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (38)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to carry (42)
  • Good protection (33)
  • Stylish (19)
  • Durable (16)
  • Compact (15)

Cons

  • Poor protection (6)
  • Not sturdy (4)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (28)
  • Practicing (20)
  • Travel (20)
  • Back-up (17)
  • Concerts (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (29), Novice (16), Professional musician (7)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great Bag for the Price

The bag holds up nicely, you can carry anything you would need, and the price is stellar for the bag you are getting.
If you're a broke college student like me who only...Read complete review

The bag holds up nicely, you can carry anything you would need, and the price is stellar for the bag you are getting.
If you're a broke college student like me who only needs a case to keep your friends from knocking your guitar over, then look no further. I got a Yamaha F335 and this bag fits perfectly for it. The front pouch is bigger than I thought, but I only keep a capo and a handful of picks in there, I'm sure it can fit a strap if the need arises. It's good for propping up against the wall, and the straps are good for when I need to walk across campus with it. I don't use the back strap, but that's just me. For the price this is the best gig bag.
A couple of random fibers shooting off of the stitching, but nothing a pair of scissors can't fix.
I don't need a hard case for my guitar (mostly because I keep it in my dorm), and I don't gig, so this works perfectly fine for those trips inbetween dorm rooms. Perfect gig bag for a guitarist on a budget.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Very disappointed

Bought 2 of these based on the reviews on this page. Received them quickly, as usual from MF. The boxes were huge, but when I opened them it was mostly air. Read complete review

Bought 2 of these based on the reviews on this page. Received them quickly, as usual from MF. The boxes were huge, but when I opened them it was mostly air.

The case just barely fit my Martin 6 string. My Martin 12 string did not fit. This is something that should be disclosed!

The fabric looks like it is heavy duty stuff, but there is, at best, 1/2 inch of foam around the body of the guitar and maybe 1/4 inch of foam around the headstock. The zippers look to be good quality, but the fit around the body of a Martin dreadnaught is so tight that you have to use great care not to scratch the guitar while operating the zippers.

The fabric and foam around the body will only protect your guitar from scratches. Do not expect it to protect your guitar body from anything but the lightest impacts to smooth surfaces. The foam around the headstock is so thin that it will not protect your guitar from bent and broken tuners.

Bottom line, I would not recommend this to a friend. If you plan to use this for anything except storage, do more research and spend more money than I did. And do not even consider them for a 12 string.

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4.0

Good quality/ good value

By 

from Tennessee

About Me Novice

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Compact
  • Good Protection

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday

    Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

    This is a good inexpensive bag that is well made and offers a reasonable level of protection for storage or carrying in a car. It is not bulky because it doesn't have a lot of padding or space for carrying accessories. However, it is perfect for keeping dust, scratches and hands off my guitar while it's setting around the house. The bag fits my dreadnaught Alvarez well.

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    3.0

    Basic gig bag

    By 

    from St. Louis, Missouri

    About Me Professional Musician

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Carry
    • Sturdy
    • Stylish

    Cons

    • Poor Protection

    Best Uses

    • Storage

    Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

    There is no padding to speak of, but it is well-made and I am confidant it will hold up for a while. I previously had a gig bag with a lot more padding, and that seemed bulky and awkward by comparison. I wish this thing had a little bit more padding, but I only take it out once or twice a week and I'm very careful going in and out of doorways, etc.

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    3.0

    good for price

    By 

    from Indiana

    About Me Novice

    Pros

    • Easy To Carry

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

        this bag is good for the price. I do not think it would hold up to heavy use. But I do not use it much so it fits my needs.

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        5.0

        Great product for the money

        By 

        from seaside oregon

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Good Protection

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday

          Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

          Case is very adequate

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          5.0

          Outstanding protection for your guitar!!

          By 

          from Croton MI

          About Me Novice

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Carry
          • Good Protection
          • Sturdy
          • Stylish

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday

            Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

            This bag is just built so much better than most, I don't work about the occasional bump because it is padded so well, a good quality, sporty gig bag with a great price!

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            5.0

            Cheap and works great

            By 

            from Boston, MA

            About Me Novice

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Carry
            • Good Protection

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Backup
              • Practicing
              • Travel

              Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

              Got this for a cheap acoustic guitar. It is better than the one that came with my electric guitar by far. I had no problem fitting the Rogue RA-090 in it. The zipper pocket on the front is quite big, I throw my capo and some picks in it, no problems. This has decent padding on the inside, reminds me of the thickness and material of a sleeping bag. Works for me.

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              5.0

              Love it.

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              from PA

              About Me Novice

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Compact
              • Easy To Carry
              • Good Protection

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday
                • Practicing
                • Travel

                Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

                Love this will recommend this site to others

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                5.0

                Love it.

                By 

                from PA

                About Me Novice

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Compact
                • Easy To Carry
                • Good Protection

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday
                  • Practicing
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

                  Love this will recommend this site to others

                  Comment on this review

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Nice Bag

                  By 

                  from VA

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Carry
                  • Stylish

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

                      Needed something to keep the dust off and light travel. Foam lining not very dense, don't expect much protection from impact if that is what you are looking for

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                      5.0

                      Rather good case

                      By 

                      from Colorado

                      About Me Experienced

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Carry
                      • Good Protection

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars:

                          Needed a cheap case for a cheap guitar. I am pleased with the quality for the price.

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