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Smart Slide Guitar / guitar

Smart Slide Guitar
Smart Slide Guitar

Conventional portable guitars lack the unique, emotive image of its traditional counterpart. Smart Slide Guitar is a newly fashioned model that maintains its distinct guitar-like features while being portable as well. This new type is equipped with a sensor that detects string vibration frequencies, which change the pitch of notes. When the sensor detects a pitch change in the strings, it can tune itself by changing the string tension by motor operation ordered by the hardware placed in the bridge of the guitar. When the guitar is in transport, the strings can be wound up while the neck slides into the body for maximum volume reduction.

University

Hongik University

Hongik University
Chungcheoungnam-do, South Korea

Design

Sejoon Kim

Sejoon Kim
Seoul, South Korea