Handsome Guitar Hangars? These Are Nice!

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  1. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Visiting my daughter’s for mother’s day, and saw these she used to hang my grandson’s guitars. Prettiest I’ve seen. Wood and stainless, with a thick leather strap to hold the guitar in place.

    Only drawback I see is they’re not padded.

    I keep my guitars cased, so don’t need stuff like this, however I thought I’d share, just in case someone else likes this design. In person, they look really great.

    https://www.cb2.com/guitar-holder/s175073
     
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  2. vchizzle

    vchizzle Birdman.

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    Nice look to them, but yeah, I’d constantly worry about no padding to protect the neck from dents.
     
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  3. Shawn@PRS

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    If someone was a fan of guitars and bicycles, they could make a hanger using handlebar grips.
     
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  4. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    Not enough sparkles.
     
  5. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    Good idea. I might replace my t shirt strips with bar tape.
    There are some very cool bicycle bar tapes to wrap it with. I have some sparkley gold waiting to go on my track bike.
     
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  6. Shawn@PRS

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    I was thinking something like this.

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  7. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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  8. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    I wouldn’t trust the composition of all of them, hence a personal inclination to bar tape. There are some cork bar grips that would be good.
     
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  9. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Or streamers!:D

    Nothing that a spare sock won’t cure!;)
     
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  10. Wakester

    Wakester Class Clown

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    maybe something we should add to the " I wish PRS made..." Thread, guitar hangers and stands made from the same exotics that the guitars are made from. I might help use up some of the scrap that gets tossed out. Just a thought.
     
  11. Dirty_Boogie

    Dirty_Boogie Still got the ol' tagger on it

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    That would be me! It's amazing what you can so with used bicycle parts.
     
  12. ScottR

    ScottR If nobody saw it, it didn't happen.

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    That's a good idea...now I can do something to make the lone sock feel as lucky as his long lost friend.. Mr. Lucky Sock...:eek:;)
     
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  13. RaySachs

    RaySachs New Member

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    Those are pretty and they look like they'd work well for lots of guitars. And of course you could decide to add padding to them or not. But a lot of us love Fender guitars and others with wildly asymmetrical headstocks, and for those to share wall hanger space with PRS and Gibson and Martin and others, the two pieces have to be able to move relative to each other so they can support some guitars straight up and some at an angle.

    In short, they look nice but they wouldn't work for me...

    -Ray
     
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  14. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Each peg mounts to the wall independently. They show a Strat on their site.
     
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  15. RaySachs

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    I get that, but if your guitar collection and or where you're keeping one or two in the rotation changes a lot, it wouldn't work. For sure if you just set it up for a given guitar and always store that guitar in that location, you're golden. I'm not nearly that predictable. For example, i'm in the process of trying out a telecaster and an Ibanez hollow-body, both with P-90s. And I'm comparing both against my 594 and against my strat. Which means moving different guitars around the room to keep the one's I'm playing back to back in the prime locations, plugged in and within reach. Swiveling wall hangers work with whatever you hang in 'em whenever you need to...

    -Ray
     
  16. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Yeah.

    Not my problem. My guitars stay cased.

    None of this stuff matters to me personally, and I’m not trying to convince you (or anyone else) to buy them.

    I’m trying to be helpful, in case folks here want a nice looking doodad for their homes. I saw them, they looked high quality and decor-friendly. Figured I’d give folks a heads-up.
     
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  17. merciful-evans

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    ohh..
    I thought you meant something like this

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  18. RaySachs

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    I didn't take it that way at all. Sorry if my response came off that way. I agree they're nice looking and would work for some people. Just explaining why they wouldn't work for me, and probably some others.

    -Ray
     
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  19. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    I can’t commit to hanging a guitar up on my home as a decoration. My wife had me buy a couple... but somehow I just prefer to have them littered across the rooms laying on furniture an’ sh!t.
     
  20. Dirty_Boogie

    Dirty_Boogie Still got the ol' tagger on it

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    Problem is... that carbon fiber handlebar might cost as much as an SE!
     
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