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Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case Black 

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The Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case features rugged 3-ply Luan wood construction with Tolex PVC covering, attractive contrast stitching...Read More

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A road-ready hardshell case for a price that won't break the bank.

The Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case features rugged 3-ply Luan wood construction with Tolex PVC covering, attractive contrast stitching, comfortable matching handle, metal feet on the bottom and side, plush padded interior with accessory compartment, and locking latches for security.

FEATURES
  • Fits electric guitar
  • 3-ply Luan wood construction with Tolex PVC covering
  • Contrast stitching
  • Ergonomic matching handle
  • Bottom & side metal feet
  • Plush padded interior with accessory compartment

A well-built, great-looking case for a great low price. Order today!

SPECIFICATIONS

GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case

  • Body Lower Bout Width: 12.5"
  • Body Middle Bout Width: 12.5"
  • Body Upper Bout Width: 12.5"
  • Body Total Length: 19"
  • Headstock Width: 12.5"
  • Headstock Length: 12.5"
  • Total Length: 39.5"
  • Bottom Body Height: 3"
  • Top Body Height: 3"
  • Headstock Start Height: 3"
  • Headstock End Height: 3"
  • Exterior: 40.5" x 13.5" x 4"
  • Weight: 8 lbs.
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GatorGWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case
 
4.1

(based on 48 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (26)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (12)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (4)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good protection (22)
  • Easy to carry (21)
  • Compact (16)
  • Stylish (15)
  • Durable (13)

Cons

  • Not sturdy (5)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (19)
  • Practicing (11)
  • Back-up (7)
  • Travel (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (19), Novice (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

buy it!

This is a good case for the money, its not a flight ready case or anything but for this price range its not supposed to be. its meant for normal wear and tear hauling...Read complete review

This is a good case for the money, its not a flight ready case or anything but for this price range its not supposed to be. its meant for normal wear and tear hauling to and from gigs, and it fulfills that perfectly. i wouldnt have any problem taking my 72 tele deluxe on the road in this case, it's very sturdy and the plush and foam cushioning inside it is wonderful. the ONLY reason i gave it a 4 on quality was for superficial reasons. i got the tweed one and there are a couple of spots where a thread or two is starting to come out of the weave. also along the bottom rim where the cloth overlaps and is glued down, it's not glued very strongly and easily peels up for about a half inch along the edge, it would have been much better to stitch it down i think, but oh well. like i said the only problems i have had are PURELY superficial. i haven't found anything wrong with this case that has hindered it's functionality in any way.one thing i would like to point out is that this thing is light! i was really suprised when i picked it up for the first time, Gator really did a good job and cutting down on weight without cutting down protection.bottom line, this is a top notch case for its' price category, and if you're looking for something just to keep the normal daily wear and tear off of your guitar, this case will do it.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Cheaply built!!

I had this case for 1 week and it started coming apart around the edges of the upper half. And it scuffs way to easily. I've had a different case for 3 years with...Read complete review

I had this case for 1 week and it started coming apart around the edges of the upper half. And it scuffs way to easily. I've had a different case for 3 years with minimal breaks in the vinyl. This one already has more after 2 weeks of owning it. I wouldn't recommend this case to anyone.

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4.0

Gator Electric Case

By sirstratalot

from Long Island. NY

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Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday
    • Practicing

    Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

    After returning two musicians gear cases for poor workmanship this Gator case for a few $s more did the trick.

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    5.0

    Good Cheap Case

    By Dude42

    from Port Richey, FL

    About Me Novice

    Pros

    • Compact
    • Easy To Carry
    • Good Protection

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday

      Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

      I got this for my PRS SE Custom 24. Fits perfectly and seems more than sturdy enough as long as you're not abusing it.

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      3.0

      Not for a Gibson Epiphone Junior.

      By werr2011

      from Chicago, il

      About Me Novice

      Pros

      • Compact
      • Easy To Carry
      • Good Protection
      • Well made

      Cons

      • Too Compact Inside

      Best Uses

      • Everyday

      Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

      It is a perfect product for a small guitar, but nor for a gibson epiphone junior, maybe even any gibson. It is too small inside for it.

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      (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Nice case

      Pros

      • Compact
      • Good Protection
      • Sturdy

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

          Works great for my PRS se custom 24

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          4.0

          good case

          By Jer-z Rock

          from Jer-z

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Protection

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday

            Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

            Great case for the money. Lots of storage room.

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            5.0

            Case fit my 1970s strat. perfectly.

            By Bandit

            from New Jersey

            About Me Experienced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Compact
            • Easy To Carry
            • Good Protection
            • Stylish

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

                Nice case.Fits my 1970s fender strat. perfectly.Only issue is that the case arrived damaged due to being poorly packaged by musicians friend.Sent it back waiting for a replacement to arrive.Hopefully this one arrives in one piece.

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                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Won't fit a Les Paul

                By esitduk1

                from Tennessee

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

                    Received this case as a gift to carry my Les Paul in. A Les Paul will not fit into this case. I'll return it for another case, but I hate to. This is a great looking case and a great value for the money.

                    Comment on this review

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    2.0

                    Will not fit a Fender Jaguar.

                    By Phil

                    from Colorado

                    About Me Novice

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Carry

                    Cons

                    • Not Sturdy
                    • Not Very Good Quality

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday

                    Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

                    Called to confirm this would fit a Fender Jaguar. It is about 2" to short and 1" to narrow. Oh well will just keep it for a Stratt for storage at home...not worth the time to exchange.

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                    3.0

                    Does not hold MK Patriot.

                    By Abby

                    from New Jersey

                    About Me Experienced

                    Pros

                    • Compact
                    • Easy To Carry
                    • Good Protection

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Backup
                      • Practicing

                      Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

                      Bought this after MF salesperson insisted it would hold a Michael Kelly Patriot. They were wrong. Had to switch out another of my guitars from another case to accommodate both cases.

                      Comment on this review

                      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      1.0

                      Cheaply built!!

                      By LOHguitarist

                      from Southern California

                      About Me Experienced

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Compact

                      Cons

                      • Not Sturdy

                      Best Uses

                      • Backup
                      • Practicing

                      Comments about Gator GWE-Elec Hardshell Electric Guitar Case:

                      I had this case for 1 week and it started coming apart around the edges of the upper half. And it scuffs way to easily. I've had a different case for 3 years with minimal breaks in the vinyl. This one already has more after 2 weeks of owning it. I wouldn't recommend this case to anyone.

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