The capo is made slimmer and lighter, but there has been also reversed it's patented clutch mechanism, which gives it a lightning fast squeeze-on, squeeze-off action. It has also been designed to store behind the nut or on the peghead when not in use. Smaller, faster, lighter - Capo for Classical Guitar (for all flat fretboards, like Flamenco guitar) Colour: Gold Material: stainless steel, satin finish Stable in tuning One-hand operation In 2004, The Performance Original set a new standard in capo design. Players loved the way that it kept the guitar in tune, but wanted it to be smaller and lighter, without compromising the tone. All that has been impossible until now: The new Performance 2 gives you the ultimate capo experience.