Hercules Stands GS415B Plus Guitar Stand

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92 out of 100. Incorporating 500+ ratings and reviews.

Street Price: 

$55
Hercules Stands GS415B Plus Guitar Stand

Meta Analysis Overview

Our rating of 92/100 is based on analysis of 500+ sources comprised of online reviews and discussions. Under the Pros and Cons headings below you'll find a condensed analysis of what those owners and users have been saying. Feel free to ask questions or add your thoughts in the comments section.

The GS415B plus is a guitar stand that features Hercules' "auto-grip" technology, which allows for a secure hanging position without the need for manual locks on the neck support.

Another important distinction of this particular model is that the yoke is foldable, saving more space when collapsed for storage.

The grip works with many different guitar neck sizes with nut-widths that fall between 1.57" and 2.05".

It also features a convenient height adjustment mechanism that makes it easier to accommodate guitars of different lengths.

Features:

  • Compatible Guitar Types: Electric Guitar, Electric Bass, Acoustic Guitars
  • Stand Base: Tripod
  • Portability: Medium
  • Weight: 4 lbs
  • How it Holds Your Guitar: Gravity and Neck Clip
  • Nitrocellulose Safe: Yes

Pros
Overall response to the GS415B Plus is favorable, often commended for its convenient auto grip feature. Most users also rate it highly for being sturdy and for not looking like a generic guitar stand. Good portability is also part of the many reasons why owners love this stand.

Cons
There are some who caution that you can accidentally trigger the quick height adjust feature, and this can be dangerous when you have a guitar on the stand.

Overall
With its combination of convenience and portability, the GS415B Plus will make a good stand for home or stage use.

Although this was previously on our recommended list there are now more highly rated options available which you can see in our guide to The Best Guitar Stands.

About the Author

Alexander BrionesAlexander Briones

He's written about and researched music gear for many years, while also serving as a music director at his local church, in addition to teaching guitar, bass and mentoring young musicians.