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HKR / Contemporary Electric Guitar

HKR
HKR

HKR is an electric guitar that aims to incorporate elements of a contemporary aesthetic and built in sound manipulation technology into a fluid and organic shape. Its ergonomic centered design maximizes playability by incorporating changes in the “classic” shape of an electric guitar that facilitate practice from a seated position, drastically reducing strain injuries.

Making use of a “fanned fret” or “multi-scale” fretboard HKR obeys a more logical movement of the hand along the guitar’s neck.

A built-in optic system allows the user to manipulate the sound of the instrument by waving its hand over a sensor.

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University

Universidad Autónoma de

Universidad Autónoma de
San Luis Potosí
San Luis Potosí, Mexico

Design

Eduardo

Eduardo
Hernández
San Luis Potosí, Mexico

Eduardo Hernández Villalobos