The Invention of the Electric Guitar Feature Summary

Type:
From Physics Research
Title:
The Invention of the Electric Guitar
Description:
The photo shows a modern electric guitar prototype developed in 1940 by a physicist at North Carolina State University. Check out this webpage to learn more.

Read about the development of the electric guitar in The Invention of the Electric Guitar.

(This feature was updated on September 24, 2013.)
Image:
image credit: <a href="http://www.physics.ncsu.edu/index.html" target="_blank">NC State Department of Physics</a>; <a href="http://www.physics.ncsu.edu/news/physics_firsts_guitar.html" target="_blank">image source</a>; <a href="http://www.compadre.org/informal/images/features/NCSU guitar large small.jpg" target="_blank">higher-res image/<a>
image credit: NC State Department of Physics; image source; higher-res image/
Image URL:
http://www.compadre.org/Informal/images/features/NCSU guitar large small.jpg
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