View Full Version : Long guitar strap

12-14-2005, 09:35 AM

Didn't know where to put this thread, so I've put it here, since description says set up's. /images/graemlins/wink.gif

I use this Fender strap: http://www.hamakko.or.jp/~music-mj/new/Fender-STRAP3-11.jpg

But I want something that's longer. Does Dunlop make longer straps? What are your suggestions? Thanks!

12-14-2005, 09:48 AM
Ernie Ball makes the longest straps I've found so far. Hang past your knees if you want.

12-14-2005, 11:54 AM
Thanks! I was comparing Dunlop and Ernie Ball straps and in general they're all 64'' long. So I'll hook up one of these. /images/graemlins/wink.gif

12-14-2005, 02:20 PM
yeah, i use the 4.99 ernie ball guitar straps. crazy long, which is fine by me.

12-14-2005, 02:56 PM
+ 1 on the Ernie Ball Straps. I like the guitar low and Ive got room to spare with these

12-14-2005, 03:08 PM
Yup, I use the plain black nylon EB or Levy's straps only. On neck heavy guitars they slide a bit, but it doesn't bother me.

12-14-2005, 03:49 PM
I use a dried elephant trunk.

12-14-2005, 10:53 PM
Getm' Getm' straps http://www.getmgetm.com/straps/index.htm. Just awesome heavy duty and adjustable. Toughest I've ever seen. I think the nylon backing strap is the same a parachute specialists use. You can get them direct or Guitar Asylum in NY.

Axe Chemist
12-14-2005, 10:58 PM
+1 for Get'm Get'm. I ordered my faux snakeskin strap on MF for $10(clearance) a few months back. I didn't realize how long it was going to be. They are usually over $30 so it was a good deal. GC carries them now too.

12-14-2005, 11:00 PM
Here's a 2 more places in the UK that sell them too. [url=http://www.imuso.co.uk/SearchResults.asp?txtSearchString=Getm+Getm&Depart ment=AC&txtPriceFrom=&txtPriceTo=] http://www.thefrettinmonkey.co.uk/id96.html

12-22-2005, 10:51 AM
This doesn't really pertain to long straps! But I do love my neotech strap for the fact that it DOESN'T let my heavy sl1 move at all!! I used to hold the neck up while I played w/ my old strap, and it dampered my playing a lot! It sucked! I'm sure some of you know what I'm talking about!But now it's wrestle free and feels somewhat lighter than it did w/ the old strap!