a deluge of designs without fear or favor.
that statement reflects the goal of this blog - to look at new guitar designs without fear or favor. whatever makes the guitar function in new ways, either in manufacture or playing, is the goal.
Obstructures. I know the topic is guitars but they do so much more
having said that...
new guitar design in no way endorses having a guitar run over by a car or being set on fire
still, pretty good point as far as durability goes
but let's have a look at one of their instruments
0.750b Machined Aluminum Electric Guitar
I love the minimal nature of this instrument. neck through construction, volume and tone controls are in a unique place and the fretboard looks dead flat. Infinite radius - my favorite kind of radius.
one solid block of aluminum
to read more
on the subject of durability
Rick Toone displaying a thin but durable neck. try doing this with a wooden neck.
why aren't there more builders or designers embracing materials other than wood? It seems so obvious to me that you are going to get a precision instrument that is immune to so many environmental issues.
like getting run over by a car.....