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Dreamcast Guitar

In the quest for ‘ultimate tone’ many designs have been attempted, but few know the musical potential held within an old game console such as the above NESpaul & Dream-tele-Cast-er. Seriously, these makers have gone to impressive lengths in order to convert classic plastic enclosures into instrument bodies (which could be a blasphemous process to diehard fans) – Functional Guitars Made From Video Game Consoles [via]

Collin Cunningham

Collin Cunningham

Born, drew a lot, made video, made music on 4-track, then computer, more songwriting, met future wife, went to art school for video major, made websites, toured in a band, worked as web media tech, discovered electronics, taught myself electronics, blogged about DIY electronics, made web videos about electronics and made music for them … and I still do!

  • cde

    Jeez, I’m all for modding, but seeing that poor innocent dreamcast all hacked up made me cringe. Srsly. Like physically rear back a bit :(

  • Pavel Ushakov

    This is pretty cool.