Shubb C5 Banjo / Mandolin Capo

Shubb C5
  • Shubb C5
  • C5
  • £15.99
  • RRP from £22.50
  • Save £6.51

Shubb is the first choice for many professionals that play 5-string, tenor and plectrum banjos and mandolin. The effective bar length is 1.5 inches with a flat profile. See also Shubb 5th string capo. In Nickel or Brass finish.
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Click on this link to see Shubb 5th string capo

Also fits most bouzoukis.

When the Shubb Capo was first introduced in 1980, capos were elevated to a whole new level .

What makes the Shubb capo so special? For one thing, its ingenious design: a patented locking action which provides an unrivalled combination of power, speed, accuracy and ease of use. One smooth flip of the lever locks it securely in place... and removes it just as quickly.

And the Shubb capo doesn't create tuning problems. Its soft, resilient rubber is specially designed to work just like a fingertip, so it doesn't bend the strings over the frets. Its closing action is just like your hand, so it doesn't pull the string off center. As a result, no re-tuning is necessary!

Precisely machined of brass and carefully hand assembled, a Shubb capo is manufactured without compromise. Simply holding one in your hand conveys a sense of quality. Snapping it solidly onto a guitar neck, and then removing it, all within about one second, will confirm its reputation for excellence.

Delivery & Returns


We will endeavor to ensure that orders are speedily processed and despatched the same day if at all possible.

Ordered items requiring setting up in the workshop will be despatched within 1-2 days using DPD Local Next Day Delivery (next day being the day after it leaves Eagle Music Shop). On the day of delivery you will receive a text message with your hours delivery time slot

You will be informed immediately if there is a problem with any part of your order or if any item is 'out of stock'.

NB : Orders processed on a Saturday but will not leave us until the Monday as Royal Mail and DPD Local do not collect from us at the Weekend.

You can read our full deliveries policy here.

Should you not be entirely happy with your purchase, or you have ordered an incorrect item, Eagle Music is happy to refund your purchase (excluding postage) within 28 days providing the goods are in a fully resaleable condition (including the original undamaged packaging) and not featured within the Exclusion Policy. (Exclusions apply to selected products).

Please note the following exclusions:

DVD's and CD's cannot be returned unless they are faulty

Banjo heads cannot be returned once you have tried to fit them to your banjo

Harmonica's have a 7 day guarantee and can be returned within this time if they are found to be faulty

Goods must be returned to Eagle Music together with a covering letter and contact details so that the matter can be dealt with efficiently and promptly.

You can read our full returns policy here.


17 reviews for Shubb C5 Banjo / Mandolin Capo

John Vassallo

by on 2018-12-23

Still the best

Rated 5 out of 5

george mooney

by on 2018-11-21

good producy, would recoend to friends

Rated 5 out of 5

Ken Perkins

by on 2018-10-14

I use it on a Plectrum Banjo. The quality of the Shubb Capo is excellent & would recommend it.

Rated 5 out of 5

Susan Cuff

by on 2015-12-22


Rated 5 out of 5

Neil Liversidge

by on 2015-12-03


Rated 5 out of 5

Paul Sullivan

by on 2015-05-17

Very good quality item at very competitive price, arrived within 2 days.

Rated 5 out of 5

Richard Clements

by on 2015-02-05

A solid capo that works perfectly every time!

Rated 5 out of 5


by on 2015-01-15

Very useful on my banjo already

Rated 5 out of 5

Richard Plant

by on 2015-01-02

Just what I ordered.

Rated 5 out of 5

Lyn Wright

by on 2014-10-25

Sturdy, well-designed and easy to use - sold at a very good price!

Rated 5 out of 5

Sara Southerden

by on 2013-12-23

Christmas gift for my husband to use on his Deering Ebony Duke.

Rated 5 out of 5


by on 2013-10-22


Rated 4 out of 5

Ray Parkinson

by on 2013-09-16

Product as described and delivered within 2days

Rated 5 out of 5

graham richards

by on 2013-07-21

Nice speedy delivery and quality product.

Rated 5 out of 5

Tero Ipatti

by on 2013-06-16

Works very well

Rated 5 out of 5

John McAlorum

by on 2013-06-05

Easy to use,very efficient and reasonably priced.

Rated 5 out of 5

Julie Adams

by on 2013-03-19

Good quality product. Would recommend it to others.

Rated 5 out of 5

Rated 4.94 out of 5 based on 17 customer reviews

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