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Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo  

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The Shubb Deluxe S Capo is made of stainless steel with a new roller design that resists wear and opens and closes more smoothly that the original Sh...Read More

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It's everything the original Shubb Capo is, and more!

The Shubb Deluxe S Capo is made of stainless steel with a new roller design that resists wear and opens and closes more smoothly that the original Shubb capo. Restyled lever makes the Deluxe Capo easier to handle.

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  • Stainless steel construction
  • New roller design resists wear
  • Smooth action

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ShubbDeluxe S Series Steel String Capo
 
4.8

(based on 71 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (65)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (26)
  • Good quality (26)
  • Functional (25)
  • Improves sound (19)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing (20)
    • Concerts (13)
    • Back-up (9)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Experienced (18), Professional musician (5), Novice (4)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    100% satisfied

    I was using a Kyser capo for years right before buying the Shubb. I still have the Kyser capo and I still think it's a good capo.

    The Kyser capo works...Read complete review

    I was using a Kyser capo for years right before buying the Shubb. I still have the Kyser capo and I still think it's a good capo.

    The Kyser capo works very well. However, some drawbacks to the Keyser capo are that they are bulky and you have to squeeze them pretty hard to get them on. Kyser capos also get grooves in the sleeves if they are left on the guitar neck for even a short time.

    I'm looking at my Kyser capo right now and I see that the frame is made of hollow sheet metal and the part of the frame above the spring and pivot that comes to a stop against the side of the neck of the guitar, if you push the capo on too far, has a piece of black tape covering the open sheet metal frame. In other words, this piece of tape is all that protects the neck of the guitar against the sheet metal frame. This is the only part of the Kyser capo that seems rather cheap. However, I have to say that this hasn't caused me any trouble yet. But I have to wonder where I would get another piece of this tape if I needed it.

    The Shubb capos don't show any cheapness and are very compact, streamlined and solid. They snap onto the neck of the guitar effortlessly, and the tension adjustment is effortless (I adjusted mine with no effort within seconds of first putting it onto my guitar) and the Shubb seems to hold the strings just right to prevent buzzing. It takes very little tension on the capo to make it work well. The Shubb capos have an overall very high quality look and feel to them. They look like they would last forever.

    If there is anything about the Shubb that could be improved, it would probably be that they could be a little wider. I have a Martin HD-28 guitar and I noticed that I was taking up almost the entire width of the Shubb capo when I got up to about the 7th fret and there wasn't a whole lot of width left even on the lower frets. In case anyone's wondering, there are famous musicians who actually do capo up that high. I haven't really had any problems with the width of the Shubb capo, though. I've also seen where it's possible to buy new sleeves for the Shubb capos if you'd want to.

    I have to give the Shubb capo 5 stars. I wish everything was built this well.

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Shubb C-1 capo

    I have 5 different guitars, 1 Classical and others are steel string, "narrow neck". I find that my 2 dreadnaught's are too wide for the capo to work on frets...Read complete review

    I have 5 different guitars, 1 Classical and others are steel string, "narrow neck". I find that my 2 dreadnaught's are too wide for the capo to work on frets 7 or above. On my Hummingbird it won't work at 5-6 or above. Even the frets where it does work, I have to be exact when putting it on as there is little room for error (1/8 inch play room, I/16th above and 1/16 below). The one I used to have but lost, didn't seem to have this problem. I could get one for my wide neck, classical and use that on my narrow neck but it would interfere with my finger placement close to the capo.

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    5.0

    Fantastic Capo, Easy to Use!

    By JamesTaylor78

    from MA,USA

    About Me Novice

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    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Functional
    • Good Quality
    • Improves Sound

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Practicing

      Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

      This is the second capo that I have owned . It is easy to use, and won't damage your guitar. It is sturdy and gives even pressure across all strings. No buzzing and is adjustable. The first was a Planet waves and after a few months of light use it stopped working. You can't go wrong with this Deluxe Capo. I have used this capo for about a month on my Fender Acoustic and think it's Great!

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      5.0

      Only Capo from now on....

      By Baby Doll Zill

      from Baker City, Oregon

      About Me Novice

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      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Functional
      • Good Quality
      • Improves Sound

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Practicing

        Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

        1st Capo I have had....only one I will ever need! Easy to use and works very well.

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        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Minor differences in these & the nickel

        By KILO BRAVO

        from Port Charlotte, FL.

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Functional
        • Good Quality
        • Improves Sound
        • Less Tuning

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Drop D
          • Practicing

          Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

          You can't go wrong with these tuners.

          Comment on this review

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Best Capo Ever

          By Pooper

          from Usa

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Best Capo Stable
          • Easy To Use
          • Functional
          • Good Quality
          • Improves Sound
          • Solid Tuning

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Concerts
          • Performance
          • Practicing
          • Recording

          Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

          Not only is the tuning stable but the sound is solid. Works great on my Martin HD 28

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          5.0

          purchased several

          By 6-12strings

          from Michigan

          About Me Experienced

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          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Functional
          • Good Quality
          • Improves Sound
          • The Best

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Change Keys

            Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

            I have one in each case of my 6 and 12 string guitars. Top quality and that stays the same year after year.

            Comment on this review

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Couldn't Be Better

            By Deltason

            from Grenada, Mississippi

            About Me Professional Musician

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            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Good Quality
            • Improves Sound

            Cons

            • Maybe Short For 12 String

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Concerts
            • Practicing

            Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

            I used one of those a friend had recently and fell in love with it. I get less string buzz and it takes up less space allowing my fingers to fret better. I don't have a 12 string guitar anymore but maybe short on the wider necks.

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            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            High Quality/Great Price

            By capwheel

            from St. Michaels, MD

            About Me Novice

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Good Quality

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

                Looks great, well made, top quality, soft and safe on the back of the neck. Great service/delivery.

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                5.0

                Perfect!

                By Dan

                from Clatonia NE

                About Me Experienced

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Functional
                • Good Quality
                • Improves Sound

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Backup
                  • Concerts
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

                  I was using a clamp type capo which constantly knocked my strings out of tune. I switched to this one and the guitar stays in tune with the capo on EVERY TIME. I don't know why other capos don't work as well as this one but they don't.

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                  5.0

                  Best capo on the market

                  By Nofret1

                  from State College, PA

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Functional
                  • Good Quality
                  • Improves Sound

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Backup
                    • Concerts
                    • Practicing

                    Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

                    Best capo on the market (I've had quite a few others). Makes it possible and easy to micro adjust the tension for any (not too wide) neck and string gauge. No fret buzz ever! Great sound compared to other capos.

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                    5.0

                    This Is The One

                    By frame1957

                    from Minnesota

                    About Me Professional Musician

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                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Functional
                    • Good Quality
                    • Improves Sound

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Backup
                      • Concerts
                      • Practicing

                      Comments about Shubb Deluxe S Series Steel String Capo:

                      What I like best is the way you can adjust it easily from one guitar to another. Also, the way the cushion put just enough pressure on the strings to properly change the notes but doesn't put you out of tune.

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