PERFORMANCE 2The Performance 2 is the flagship of the G7th range. It's patented squeeze on, squeeze off action means you can move the capo around the fretboard With one hand quickly and easily, exerting just enough pressure to clamp the strings, but not enough to pull your guitar out of tune.
- Wrap around rubber protects the finish on your guitar
- Grooved barre rubber means you can fine tune while the capo is set
- Unlike many capos, The Performance 2 retains all your guitar's tone
Performance 2 (steel string 18kt gold-plate)
Since the launch of the company in 2004, G7th has repeatedly raised the bar in capo design and development.
The original Performance capo set a completely new standard in style and performance, consistently winning the gold medal for Best Capo in the coveted Player’s Choice Awards* every year since 2005!
But we never stand still. In response to requests from guitarist friends 2014 saw the launch of the all-new G7th Performance 2
Why would I buy or upgrade to the G7th Performance 2?
Easy one-handed adjustment. The Performance 2 is so easy to use - simply squeeze on and squeeze off. It can be moved seamlessly from fret to fret, or guitar to guitar.Unique Tension Control System™. This is key to your guitar’s tuning stability. You intuitively squeeze the capo to set the minimum tension needed to fret cleanly. Just like playing a barre chord.
Safeguards your Tone & protects your neck. As on all G7th capos, the inert silicone wrap around rubber and internal G7th design features eliminate deadening of tone and avoid metal to wood contact on your guitar neck.
How does the Performance 2 compare to the original model?
Faster and easier to use. Flipping the internal clutch mechanism through 180° gives the Performance 2 it’s unique squeeze on, squeeze off one-handed action.
25% smaller. It’s new slimmed down shape is much lower profile than the original model.
33% lighter. Some players found the original quite heavy. You don’t notice the Performance 2 on your guitar neck.
Choosing G7th means less time positioning your capo and retuning your guitar. Great on stage and in the studio! You get to focus on your music, not on your capo.
|Versions Available||6-String Guitar Capo, Classical Guitar Capo|
|Colours Available||Silver, Satin Black, 18KT Gold-Plate|
|Summary||Slimmer and lighter than the original Performance Capo, and featuring a smaller, reversed patented clutch mechanism, for a lightning fast squeeze-on, squeeze-off action. Stores behind the nut or on the peghead when not in use. .|
|Clamps Onto Headstock||Yes|
|weight||52g / 1.7oz|
|Size & Shape||Slightly larger than the Newport Capo, With a sharp new appearance.|