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Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar Black

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This Kyser Quick-Change Capo is designed to make it easy for you to do one-handed key changes on your 12-string guitar....Click To Read More About This Product

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This Kyser Quick-Change Capo is designed to make it easy for you to do one-handed key changes on your 12-string guitar.


Get one and change keys with ease.

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KyserQuick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar
 
4.6

(based on 74 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (58)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (56)
  • Good quality (53)
  • Functional (47)
  • Improves sound (18)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (32)
  • Concerts (29)
  • Back-up (15)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (48), Professional musician (13)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

OUTSTANDING PIECE OF EQUIPMENT !

This capo has a strong spring, great shape and puts the strings DOWN like you would expect a capo built for a 12 string acoustic guitar to do. I capo to fret 5 for...Read complete review

This capo has a strong spring, great shape and puts the strings DOWN like you would expect a capo built for a 12 string acoustic guitar to do. I capo to fret 5 for several songs I perform. It works flawlessly. No Ringing on frets or buzzing. Great product for the serious 12 string player!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Too much tension

I've had this capo for about a year now. before this I used a shubb that worked better and was easier to use. I purchased a doubleneck that just didn't stay in pitch on...Read complete review

I've had this capo for about a year now. before this I used a shubb that worked better and was easier to use. I purchased a doubleneck that just didn't stay in pitch on the 12 with the capo on. The tension in the spring is very strong and pushed the strings out of tune no matter what i did. I searched the web for a solution and saw one that I used. 2 rubber bands adjusted around the clamp to lessen tension. Presto, but not ideal. I'm shopping for another one.

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(4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

OUTSTANDING PIECE OF EQUIPMENT !

By Sawtry Rogue

from Bartlesville, Ok

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Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Functional
  • Good Quality

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

    This capo has a strong spring, great shape and puts the strings DOWN like you would expect a capo built for a 12 string acoustic guitar to do. I capo to fret 5 for several songs I perform. It works flawlessly. No Ringing on frets or buzzing. Great product for the serious 12 string player!

    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Nice for One-Handed Quick Changes on 12s

    By musicfromFDR

    from Newport News, VA

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    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Good Quality

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Concerts

      Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

      I bought this capo with my 1996 Martin D12-1 (12-string). The ability to quickly move this capo with only one hand is almost a must when I play on stage, whether in between songs or modulating keys during a song!

      The spring weakened only within this past month such that some of the strings would not stop buzzing. I bent the spring back slightly to restore the tension needed.

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Yes I would recommend.

      By Randy

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

      Very well made. Holds tune and fits fret board and neck. I use it on a Martin D 12-20. Great tone,response and sustain.Install is two handed. Some interference for some chord positions.

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      I LOVE Kyser Capos

      By occasional professional

      from Dallas Texas

      About Me Professional Musician

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Good Quality

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

          What I especially LOVE about Kyser capos is that the "handles" are above the fretboard instead of under the neck. That means the capo can be placed right ON THE FRET to avoid detuning and still not get in the way of your chording hand! I find it distracting to "knuckle bump" a capo when chording a song...

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          It does work with 12-string guitars!!!!

          By Still rockin' at middle age

          from Mason, Ohio

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          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Concerts
            • Practicing

            Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

            I had been using other models from Dunlop that claim to work with 6 & 12 strings, yet I could not get them to work with any of my 12-string guitars (Fender, Breedlove and Takamine). I decided to give this capo a try and ... why did I wait this long???
            Easy to set up; it does actuates all 12 strings; easy to remove and clip back on the guitar head.

            It really does what it claims!!! A great buy and a must if you play 12-string guitars!

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Excellent Capo

            By rfkaylor

            from El Cajon, California

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            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Easy Use And Strong
            • Functional
            • Good Quality

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Backup
              • Concerts
              • Practicing

              Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

              I purchases this one because I already have a similar model. It does the job and is easy to use.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              12s string capo

              By OndeGrande

              from NY

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              • Easy To Use
              • Good Quality

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                  Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                  works well on my Taylor 12 string. Easy to use, no buzz.

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Capo ON!

                  By LadiDa371

                  from southern Indiana

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                  Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                  This 12-string guitar capo is also used for a 6-string guitar as well as a 12-string guitar, holding a tight quality tuning anywhere up the neck of the instrument. I have used Keyser tuners for years on mandolins & guitars, pleased with the long life and durability. THANKS!

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  It works

                  By too many guitars-mHG8y

                  from Northern Plains.

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                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Functional
                  • Good Quality

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                      I've been playing guitar and using capos for more than 50 years. One of these is in each guitar case - the 12 works on a 6-string too, although a bit heavier on clamping onto the strings.

                      The only other capo I've kept for any length of time is my very first, a rosewood flamenco capo for nylon strings that's lasted over 50 years.

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Kyser 12 string guitar capo

                      By Pops

                      from Parma Heights, Ohio

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                      Pros

                      • Ease of use
                      • Easy To Use
                      • Functional
                      • Good Quality
                      • Improves Sound
                      • Quality

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Backup
                        • Practicing

                        Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                        After the capo came in the mail I grabbed my 12 string and got to work.This capo reaches across the fretboard with no problem. With a regular capo you have to jockey for position to cover 1st strings completely.As a result sometimes you would have issues with maintaining sustain.Kyser puts out a well built quality product.

                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Great 12er Capo

                        By TexScratch

                        from Texas Hill Country

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                        Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                        I have one of these for each of my three Guild 12 string guitars. I've tried 'em all and the Kyser is the easiest and most reliable at home or on the gig.

                         
                        1.0

                        Maybe good for some...

                        By Vintage 12

                        from KY

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                        Pros

                          Cons

                          • Bad tuning, almost deadens 12th string
                          • Difficult To Use
                          • Not Functional

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                            The only positive is it seems to be pretty high quality. However, it left my vintage Martin out of tune and nearly deadened the 12th string, no matter which fret or how carefully I applied the capo. Not at all ergonomic either.

                             
                            4.0

                            Good capo for 12- string

                            By Dj the King

                            from Memphsi, TN

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                            Pros

                            • Easy To Use
                            • Functional
                            • Good Quality

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Backup

                              Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                              Good strong spring- works well out of the package- time will tell tell if the spring holds up

                               
                              5.0

                              This is a quality product.

                              By Capo queen of Prescott Valley

                              from Prescott Valley, AZ

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                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Easy To Use
                              • Functional
                              • Good Quality
                              • Improves Sound
                              • Lasts for years

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Backup
                                • Concerts
                                • Practicing

                                Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                                I use a capo all the time and consider it a necessity.

                                 
                                5.0

                                Good quality, does the job on my Martin 12-string

                                By Telecaster72

                                from Highlands Ranch, CO

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                                Pros

                                • Easy To Use
                                • Functional
                                • Good Quality

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Concerts
                                  • Practicing

                                  Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                                  I used this on the fifth fret of my 12-string acoustic with no problems. No dead strings, but I did have to retune a couple strings. (Not necessarily the capo's fault - string action is a bit high)

                                   
                                  5.0

                                  great product nice design all good

                                  By joe d

                                  from florida

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Easy To Use
                                  • Functional
                                  • Good Quality

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                      Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                                      no adj needed

                                       
                                      5.0

                                      Bought for hubby. He loves it!!!

                                      By Katt

                                      from Huntsville, Al

                                      About Me Professional Musician

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Easy To Use
                                      • Functional
                                      • Good Quality

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Concerts

                                        Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                                        Has a grip on the bottom so you don't scratch the neck. The spring is super strong all the way across the fret board. No fret-buzz. The whole piece is thin so it doesn't get in the way of playing.

                                         
                                        5.0

                                        Super easy to use

                                        By Hoppy

                                        from Rochester Hills, MI

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                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Easy To Use
                                        • Functional
                                        • Good Quality

                                        Cons

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Backup
                                          • Practicing

                                          Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                                          Works on every guitar I have...VERY easy to move. Love it!!

                                           
                                          5.0

                                          Would buy again

                                          By King of clean

                                          from Wi

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                                          Pros

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

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Backup
                                            • Concerts
                                            • Practicing

                                            Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                                            Great capo no buzzing

                                             
                                            5.0

                                            Best I have found.

                                            By Alan P.

                                            from Moulton,Al.

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                                            Pros

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

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Concerts
                                              • Practicing

                                              Comments about Kyser Quick-Change Capo for 12-String Guitar:

                                              Works like a charm

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