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Design Specifics for Electric Guitars

  • Richard Mark French
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Abstract

A wide variety of electric guitar designs are now in production, far too many to comprehensively discuss here. However, a large proportion is based on either Fender or Gibson designs. Design specifics for these two instruments will, thus, cover a range of instruments and serve as a good starting point for unrelated designs.

Keywords

Nominal Dimension Short Scale Length Single Coil Electronic Pocket Triangular Base 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Mark French
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  1. 1.Department of Mechanical Engineering TechnologyPurdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

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