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You can also find information about builders of musical
instruments or artists using some of the strangest musical
instruments you can find on earth. Just browse this pages to find
some of the novelty instruments and get some inspiration to make
your own musical instruments or sound machines and let me know.
The Planck is a 7 stringed instrument played horizontally by tapping fingers between the frets.
The sound of the Planck is transported to an amplifier via an electromagnetic pickup. As the frets are high the strings can be bend when tapped, creating sounds like a pedal steel guitar, koto or sitar.
Seven is a lifelong tinkerer who retired from being a studio guitarist to invent new instruments. He has made bass guitars from wooden canoe paddles as well as instruments from tree stumps and bicycle wheels. He is currently exploring new ways to change string vibrations into electrical signals using liquid metals and alternate construction of existing transducers.