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Harp

The harp uses guitar tuning machines and acoustic guitar strings (two sets of each) It is tuned to a diminished scale, Bflat B Dflat D E F Gflat Aflat. It is amplified by a magnetic pickup (not shown) and a piezo transducer clamped to 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 angle iron mounted on 3/8 bolts welded to the bridge support. The resonator is a helium tank.

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Detail of Harp
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