Today Music Critic will be comparing the Hercules GS415B A/G Guitar Stand Fold Neck to the String Swing CC01K-C Guitar Wall Mount. Not sure which is right for you? Read on and find the perfect item for your needs. This article is part of a series called 17 Best Guitar Stands for Acoustic & Electric Guitars in 2018
Let's get started by taking a close look at the Hercules GS415B A/G Guitar Stand Fold Neck. Hercules Stands produce high-quality instrument stands that have a bold construction and sleek design. It has the latest auto grab system yoke which can easily be folded and packed up. A lot of people refrain from stands thinking it will damage the guitar by putting scratches on the body. This stand, however, is designed keeping with that in mind. All the touch points have been fixed with Specially Formulated Foam (SFF) to provide a soft and non-scratching touch. The height is adjustable with the soft grip height adjuster having a height range between 33.6” to 42.3”.
Now we will have look at an alternative, the String Swing CC01K-C Guitar Wall Mount. This wall mounted guitar keeper is a great alternative to a stand if you portability isn't an issue for you. The wood used for this guitar keeper is premium quality, pure American wood with unique wood grain. It has a long manufacturer's guarantee, so you can rest at ease knowing you won't have to replace it anytime soon. The yoke pivot is suitable for most headstocks. The only major drawback is that it isn't ideal for even the best classic guitars electric or bass instruments.
It can withstand a weight up to 15 kg (33 pounds). This means that you can put most guitars on it. Looking for a new high-end electric guitar on a budget? Try this review. It's lightweight at only 3.7 pounds. Since it has a lean back, even if you were to hit the stand accidentally it won't fall or swivel.
|HEAD TO HEAD COMPARISON|
|Hercules GS415B A/G Guitar Stand Fold Neck||String Swing CC01K-C Guitar Wall Mount|
+ Can withstand heavy instruments but is itself lightweight.
+ Won't scratch instruments thanks to its specially formulated foam.
+ Adjustable height to accommodate guitars of different sizes.
|WHAT OUR TEAM THOUGHT|
|- It's a very modern looking stand with a minimalist design that looks good while doing its job effectively. It locks and unlocks your guitar with a simple snap.|
Also see Music Critic's article 17 Best Guitar Stands for Acoustic & Electric Guitars in 2018 which includes even more information.