In this comparison we put the Stagg GIST-300 Foldable Guitar Stool with Built-In Guitar Stand and Rockville RDS40 Portable DJ/Guitar/Drum/Keyboard Padded Stool Adjustable head to head in a battle to find out which wins the specifications war. You might think it all comes down to the price, but frankly there is a lot more to it. You might also be interested in our article The Top Rated Guitar Chairs of 2019
Let's get started by taking a close look at the Stagg GIST-300 Foldable Guitar Stool with Built-In Guitar Stand. Stagg Music will be a familiar brand to many music players. They are not by any means the number one music equipment manufacturer there is yet they are known for producing a wide range of products at a decent level.
The second product we will be examining in this comparison is the Rockville RDS40 Portable DJ/Guitar/Drum/Keyboard Padded Stool Adjustable. Rockville are a company founded in the USA who do not just stick to stands, guitar chairs and cases like many of their competitors do. They have established themselves throughout the audio industry with products in a variety of categories from pro and home audio to speciality niches like marine and powersports audio and even karaoke.
They were established in Belgium in 1995 and turn out a variety of musical instruments and associated gear, they also produce products for the pro-audio market. Their brand is most commonly associated with guitars, basses, drums and cymbals. You will even see their name on brass instruments, mandolins and various instruments within the percussion section.
The Rockville RDS40 is a premium stool designed to be as versatile as possible and belongs to no single discipline of musicianship. This is highlighted by the fact that Rockville cross market this to DJ’s, guitarists, Drummers and Keyboard players alike to achieve success, which in itself speaks volumes about the quality of the product.
|HEAD TO HEAD COMPARISON|
|Stagg GIST-300 Foldable Guitar Stool with Built-In Guitar Stand||Rockville RDS40 Portable DJ/Guitar/Drum/Keyboard Padded Stool Adjustable|
● Integrated guitar stand
● Super lightweight steel build
● Padded top and robust construction
● Extra padded seat and backrest for maximum comfort
● Super easy assembly
● “Fold and go” design
|WHAT OUR TEAM THOUGHT|
|Overall a really solid product. Well built and sturdy yet very lightweight and foldable. The built-in guitar stand really is the best addition. A very good barstool for a very reasonable price.||The RDS40 is one of the best products, without a doubt it’s best feature is how comfortable it is due to the added comfortable padding. This is a quality chair with a price tag of something far inferior.|
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