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MF MD HG Fall Rocks EXTENDED 09-29-14

Gator GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars  

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Overview
  • Fits dreadnought guitars
  • 600-denier nylon exterior
  • 420-denier nylon interior
Description & Specs
  • MSRP:
    $39.99
  • Your Savings:
    - $15.00
  • Your Price:
    $2499

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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!

 

GBE-Dread Gig Bag for Dreadnought Guitars Specifications:

  • 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
 
4.3

(based on 37 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (24)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to carry (25)
  • Good protection (19)
  • Stylish (13)
  • Durable (12)
  • Compact (10)

Cons

  • Poor protection (5)
  • Not sturdy (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (15)
  • Back-up (14)
  • Practicing (12)
  • Travel (12)
  • Concerts (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (20), Novice (7), Professional musician (5)

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.

Reviewed by 37 customers

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2.0

Cheap Bag

By anupjthomas

from New Milford, NJ

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Pros

  • Easy To Carry

Cons

  • Not Sturdy
  • Poor Protection
  • Thin

Best Uses

  • Backup
  • Practicing

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

I paid a low price, and got a flimsy case. I'm surprised it didn't come with more cushioning and more bottom protection.

It works, carries the guitar, but not a great fit (expected). It's easy to bump and damage the guitar while in this case.

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4.0

OK for the Money

By California Guy

from Palm Springs, CA

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Pros

  • Compact
  • Easy To Carry

Cons

  • Less Rigid Than Appears

Best Uses

  • Backup

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

I expected a heavier, more rigid & padded case based on photo shown. But it was a good price and fits my needs.Package arrived in just a few days-basic shipping.

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5.0

Great for guitar transport

By Sidel126

from Virginia

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Easy To Carry
  • Fits Dreadnought Guitars
  • Pockets For Accessories

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday
    • Travel

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

    Purchased to transport acoustic guitar around town. Plenty of pockets to carry accessories. Hand and over the shoulder strap makes carrying easy. Good price. Happy with the purchase.

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    5.0

    Guitar Gig Bag

    By fireberd

    from Florida

    About Me Professional Musician

    Pros

    • Good Protection
    • Sturdy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Concerts
      • Everyday

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

      Its a gig bag and so far great value for a bag of this quality.

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      5.0

      Awesome bag, Great value!

      By guitarplaynguru

      from Alexandria, La.

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      Pros

      • Durability
      • Plenty Of Cushion
      • Price
      • Roomy
      • Size
      • Storage
      • Well-made

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Everyday
        • Practicing
        • Travel

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

        Great gig bag for your acoustic/electric guitar!

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        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Perfect for what it is.

        By Mitch

        from Minnesota

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        Pros

        • Compact
        • Easy To Carry
        • Good Protection

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Practicing

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

          This is not an on the road, tossed around by airlines and roadies gig bag. If you want something to transport your guitar to practice, get togethers or local gig, it's great. Just fits the guitar and that's what I wanted. I do not need a lot of extra storage space within the bag. My strap fit with the guitar as well as a tuner and pack of picks. The outside pocket is tight, but I don't have a lot to put in there anyway. For the price this is a very functional well made bag. Just use it as intended. If you are a pro musician you can afford a hard shell case. This a bag that meets my price and useage point.

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          5.0

          Very pleased

          By J. Mann

          from Georgia

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          Pros

          • Easy To Carry
          • Good Protection
          • Sturdy
          • Stylish
          • Well made

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Concerts
            • Everyday
            • Practicing
            • Travel

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

            I needed something to protect my Yamaha FG335 for transporting to church. This Gator bag fills the bill completely. Guitar fits nicely, there is an adequate amount of padding, and the large pocket will hold music, capo, extra strings, peg winder. A GREAT investment!

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            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Nice item

            By Jim B

            from Rochester, NY

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            Pros

            • Compact
            • Easy To Carry

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Travel

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

              This is a great item for general guitar storage or travel around town. Dreadnought guitars fit nicely. Appears to be well made.

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              4.0

              Good value

              By Dave

              from Topeka, Ks

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Carry
              • Good For A Soft Side Bag
              • Stylish

              Cons

                Best Uses

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

                  Had more padding than I anticipated it would. Seems to be well made. Very good for the price.

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                  4.0

                  Good bag for the price.

                  By oldtyme

                  from New Mexico

                  About Me Experienced

                  Pros

                  • Good Protection
                  • Sturdy

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday

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

                    Good bag for the price. Guitar fits well and has decent protection for a bag.

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