Originally Posted by: mjgodin
Thanks, I may wait for this lockdown to end and stores to open up again so I can spend a day just trying a bunch out. Unfortunately in my area that still might be a while. Of course HB's aren't available in stores, but at least I can try a few squires to get a comparative feel about them. I just love the look of that model. It's really speaking to me.
I believe that, even if it is essentially a Thomann brand, you may find HB's in some shops, other than their music store. It depends on where you live. [br][br]That said, it is a good idea to try some similar guitars out, just to get the feel of the ergonomics. Just bear in mind that, even if the body shape will be the same, the neck profile may differ. And also other components, such as pickups.