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New U.S. Patent filed & background published

Yesterday, I filed my 3rd Non-Provisional Patent Application, and today published the background theory for it at: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/323686205_Making_Guitars_with_Multiple_Tonal_Characters   The patent involves matched, single-coil pickups for humbucking circuits with reversible magnetic poles. I have a new area for publications of papers … Continue reading

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Coming Patents for 2018-2019

From simple principles of circuit theory, a patent currently in examination (a Non-Provisional Patent Application, or NPPA) develops and enumerates all possible combinations of pickup circuits, from 1 to infinity, which have potentially unique tones. It claims all such circuits … Continue reading

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How many humbucking tones from 2HB & a single?

It has taken a long time to develop the math and topologies to answer questions like this.  Research is when you search for an answer, get it wrong, or not entirely right, and re-search and re-search and re-search …    I’ve … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Pickup Makers

Good Morning, My name is Don Baker.   I created the web site TulsaSoundGuitars.com and the sub-site HumbuckingPairs.com.  Also the web sites aquarien.com, android-originals.com and theandroidsaxe.com.  The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office recently issued Patent 9,401,134 to me, described at: https://patents.google.com/patent/US20160027422A1/en … Continue reading

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Press Release – Publication of First Guitar Patent Application

Press Release -March 1, 2016 from TulsaSoundGuitars.com    @TSGAxe Art You Can Play: Guitars for the Next Generation™  http://tulsasoundguitars.com/news/prototype-patent-news/first-patent-application-published/ http://tulsasoundguitars.com/2015/10/01/guitar-artwork-soundboard-gallery-of-20-images/ Artwork at android-originals.com, simulated on guitars at: theandroidsaxe.com Click here for application on Patent Office web site Print version:  Art You … Continue reading

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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: http://appft1.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PG01&p=1&u=/netahtml/PTO/srchnum.html&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=20160027422.PGNR.&OS=DN/20160027422&RS=DN/20160027422 See News page here Here is a PDF of the first page:  patent appl page 1

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Fifth Prototype in Design Stages

TSG(tm) is currently designing and constructing the 5th prototype of the patent-pending guitar, using Poplar for the initial mock-up, and a Golden Gate S-96FV neck with a hardwood nut (yet to be made).  A Padauk nut on the 4th prototype … Continue reading

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