First Patent Application Published

The patent application for the new electric/acoustic guitar has been published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  It can be found at:

Here is a PDF of the first page:  patent appl page 1

patent appl page 1This has been built as the fourth prototype.  A second design, shown below, is modified from the second and fourth prototypes and will be the basis of the fifth prototype, much lighter than the fourth:

patent appl page 16