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Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case   

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Gator's molded hardshell bass case is made of the finest ABS plastic with ultrastrong extruded aluminum valance. The interior is designed to keep you...Read More

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OVERVIEW

Gator's molded hardshell bass case is made of the finest ABS plastic with ultrastrong extruded aluminum valance. The interior is designed to keep your instrument safe with EPS foam creating support for the neck and a thick plush interior that delicately protects the electric bass. The Deluxe Bass Guitar Case also has an interior pocket for accessories and triple plated chrome locking latches. Unique to Gator is a through-bolted system that attaches the exterior plastic to the interior foam, making this case much more rugged than other plastic cases. Additionally, the open cavity design fits right- and left-handed bass guitars.

Hardshell Gator case fits right- and left-handed basses

FEATURES
  • Open cavity design fits right- and left-handed models
  • EPS foam creating support for the neck
  • Thick plush interior
  • Triple-plated chrome locking latches

Give your bass a deluxe ride to the gig! Order today!

SPECIFICATIONS

GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case

  • Bout width: 13.625"
    Body length: 21"
    Headstock width: 7"
    Headstock length: 10.5"
    Total length: 47.5"
    Bottom body height: 3"
    Top body height: 3"
    Headstock start height: 3.75"
    Exterior dimensions: 49.5" x 16.5" x 6"
    Accessory space: 22.5" x 6.5" x 2"
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GatorGC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case
 
4.3

(based on 30 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good protection (11)
  • Durable (9)
  • Easy to carry (7)
  • Compact (3)
  • Stylish (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Concerts (7)
  • Everyday (7)
  • Travel (7)
  • Practicing (6)
  • Back-up (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Professional musician (8), Experienced (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

A good case.

Just picked one up for $ 35 used for my Fender Jazz Bass. Fits the neck like a glove. Not much movement overall, which is good. Area under the body is bit...Read complete review

Just picked one up for $ 35 used for my Fender Jazz Bass. Fits the neck like a glove. Not much movement overall, which is good. Area under the body is bit firm. Rest of bottom and top is cushy plush.2 compartments either side of neck support are good for cables, battery etc. There is no lid for these, the case lid has 2 plush cushions which acts a lid when closed The 4 Latches are adequately made. Because mine was used, the exterior ABS was warped in one spot has no affect on the inside though.To the reviewer who said " a Jazz Bass will not fit". Really don't know what he is talking about It fits great. AND if you have 24 fret neck there is an xtra inch + ,So those basses will fit this case as well.A good buy.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

I never even let my bass near this...

I expressed that I was pretty close to destroying the current case that I tour with to a family member and said that I was looking for a case to take on an upcoming flight...Read complete review

I expressed that I was pretty close to destroying the current case that I tour with to a family member and said that I was looking for a case to take on an upcoming flight to Europe. Apparently they saw this as a hint, so under the Christmas tree I found a Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case. I figured I wouldn't take it on a plane, but maybe it would last me a year of touring and then I could replace it under warranty like an SKB. Well, first- the warranty only covers manufacturing defects, not abuse. No bueno. It seemed close enough to the budget case I had before, and since I didn't pay for it, I was going to let that slide. So I put it off to the side, and opened the rest of my gifts, which I proceeded to pile up on top of the case. A few shirts and a cookbook go on top, and I hear a little *crack*. Weird. I open it up, everything looks fine. I close it up, push lightly on the top again, and hear another series of *cracks*. I open it up again and look inside to see that the entire top foam section had disconnected from the plastic shell."I think you better return this."I won't be purchasing another.

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5.0

FITS VERY WELL

By RON

from KY

About Me Experienced

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Good Quality

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

      I JUST NEEDED SOMETHING TO STORE AND TRANSPORT MY SELF MADE BASSW IN THE FIT WAS VERY GOOD I HAD TRIED SEVERAL OTHER BUT NONE IT MY HOMEMADE BASS BUT THIS WAS A GOOD FIT SEEMS VERY STURDY WILL BE PERFECT FOR MY USE I DONT DO MUCH TRAVELING WITH IT SO IM SURE IT WILL BE JUST FINE FOR MY NEEDS BUT IT LOOKS LIKE IT WOULD TRAVEL WELL!

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      5.0

      Wonderful product, wonderful company

      By Charlie

      from Henderson, NY

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Functional

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

          My husband uses this case and loves it!

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          5.0

          Accurate measurements make this work with oddly shaped bass

          By Mr. Jim

          from Merritt Island, FL

          About Me Professional Musician

          Pros

          • Easy To Carry
          • Good Protection
          • Sturdy
          • Stylish
          • Versatile

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

          • Everyday

          Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

          I have an oddly shaped 1988 Guild Pilot bass. Gator/MF provided detailed measurements that proved to be quite accurate. I carefully measured my bass and voila! Excellent fit! The overall quality of the case is excellent. It won't stand up to heavy duty tour use - what will? - but for just about everything else this case should be more than adequate. Very pleased.

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          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great Basic Protection

          By RW65

          from New York

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          Pros

          • Compact
          • Easy To Carry
          • Good Protection
          • Sturdy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Concerts
            • Everyday
            • Practicing

            Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

            Reviewing this as far as the type of case you put the guitar in at home, or throw in the car on the way to the studio,its perfect. A little lighter than some brand name cases, which makes for easy handling. Sturdy enough for average abuse. I wouldnt use it as a road case where the possibilty of having a speaker fall on it from 10 feet in the air might happen, just good normal use.

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            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Awesome guitar case!

            By Angus01

            from Bangor, Maine

            About Me Professional Musician

            Pros

            • Compact
            • Easy To Carry
            • Excellent Quality
            • Good Protection
            • Great Price
            • My Bass Fits Like A Glove
            • Sturdy
            • Stylish

            Cons

            • None

            Best Uses

              Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

              My 5 string fretless NS Design Radius bass came with a gig bag, but the company did not offer a hard shell case at the time of construction. So I found this hardshell case and took a chance on the possibility that my bass might not fit. It fits like a glove. Very durable case.

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              Good Looking, LIGHT DUTY

              By Yo Mama

              from Mount Shasta, CA

              About Me Experienced

              Pros

                Cons

                • Not Sturdy

                Best Uses

                • Occasional Use

                Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

                Surprisingly low quality. The only thing that keeps it together is the styrofoam insert that is spot glued to the inside. Without the "structural foam" (like a cheap drug store cooler) the case is very flimsy. The interior is hard styrofoam with a low quality plush fabric glued over it and a couple small places where a softer foam is used. Because of the "universal" nature of the case fit, the guitar literally hangs from the neck where the case clamps down on it. The foam insert is not even glued in all around the perimeter, but only near the handle to make that area more rigid, which is good, yet indicates that the case is "engineered" to a certain specification that does not include bothering the glue it all the way around, maybe because that would add significantly to the cost? But I must concede that for the money it is a decent case, being the 2nd lowest price hard shell style case out there. It will protect your instrument from dents and dings during normal everyday use. If you are using it for storage or occasional use, or you are very careful with your gear, then this is decent looking case that will serve your needs. Not for working musicians, serious students, or travelling. If you paid more than a few hundred clams for your instrument I would definitely recommend investing in a higher quality case.

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                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                great case

                By big boy

                from tx.

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                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Good Protection
                • Sturdy

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Concerts
                  • Everyday
                  • Practicing
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

                  great case for the money double hinge sturdy case

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                  (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  2.0

                  Damaged

                  By minor blues

                  from ohio

                  About Me Professional Musician

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                    Cons

                    • Bulky

                    Best Uses

                    • Backup

                    Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

                    Case was shipped with Bass guitar on the inside. Case arrived with significant damage on the inside from what appears to be the guitar.

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                    4.0

                    Great solid case!

                    By Peaveyplayer

                    from SE, Iowa

                    About Me Novice

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Carry
                    • Good Protection
                    • Sturdy

                    Cons

                    • Doesn't Fit All

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday
                    • Travel

                    Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

                    Great quality case. Fits Jazz Bass and P Bass, no problem. The case wasn't long enough or wide enought to use for my Peavey T-40 or Cirrus, darn!

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                    5.0

                    Well built at a good price

                    By Mr. Jack

                    from Detroit Lakes, MN

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                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Carry
                    • Good Protection
                    • Sturdy

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Concerts
                      • Everyday
                      • Practicing
                      • Travel

                      Comments about Gator GC-Bass Deluxe Bass Guitar Case:

                      Gator cases are constructed well. The latches line up and are secure, the interior is plush, and my bass fits snug with just the right amount of breathing room. Great case at a great price!

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