Technology of the Guitar
Springer Science & Business Media, May 16, 2012 - Technology & Engineering - 336 pages
Featuring chapters on physics, structure, sound and design specifics, Technology of the Guitar also includes coverage of historical content, composition of strings and their effects on sound quality, and important designs. Additionally, author Mark French discusses case studies of historically significant and technologically innovative instruments.
This is a complete reference useful for a broad range of readers including guitar manufacturer employees, working luthiers, and interested guitar enthusiasts who do not have a science or engineering background.
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Chapter 2 Basic Physics
Chapter 3 Structure of the Guitar
Chapter 4 Electronics
Chapter 5 Sound Quality
Chapter 6 Design Specifics for Acoustic Guitars
Chapter 7 Design Specifics for Electric Guitars
Chapter 8 Hardware
Chapter 9 Iconic Guitars