Rks guitars™, co-founded by ravi sawhney and rock and roll legend dave mason (traffic, derek and the dominoes, early fleetwood mac), has a new line of electric guitars and basses that introduce, for the first time, the concept of an open architecture that allows the musician to change body shells as desired the new. This pin was discovered by paul kenneth janowski discover (and save) your own pins on pinterest. Who ravi sawhney, president-ceo of leading us creative firm rks design in collaboration with rock 'n' roll hall-of-famer dave mason what rks' new generation of electric guitars feature the finest materials: a rosewood fingerboard, maple and alder core, and aircraft aluminium ribs but in a departure from. Rks uses autodesk aliasstudio software to create the first open ended, hollow body electric and bass guitars. Ravi kumar sawhney is an american industrial designer he is the founder and ceo of rks design, co-founder (with dave mason) of rks guitars, and chairperson of the idsa/business week catalyst case study program contents [hide] 1 biography 2 honors and appointments 3 published 4 public speaking. Does anyone have info on rks guitars i heard that they are out of business i bought a wave model on ebay a couple of months ago it is absolutely killeri looked online to check out the wave model but the headstock of the guitar is different than mine mine has the weighted head like the more expensive models posted on.
In addition to the work they've done with notable entertainment and audio clients like line6, jbl and in2technologies, the rks team developed their own sustainable guitar and line of guitar gear we interviewed rks founder and ceo ravi sawhney to find out where this musical preoccupation comes. The latest tweets from ravi k sawhney (@rksravisawhney) founder & ceo of @rks - design and innovation firm founded in 1980 in ca, author of predictable magic, founder of rks guitars, d&a guitar gear and @loangifting thousand oaks, ca. For sale is a rks wave electric guitar with original hardshell case, a very rare and unique guitar made right here in the usa rosewood fretboard with abalone inlays and jumbo frets the pickup selector is strategically placed in the recessed body cavity to prevent accidental switching | ebay. Rks guitars rks guitars rks 2003 to present rks guitars – thousand oaks, california first shown at namm 2005 something different for a change which is great to see image rks wave ebay: rks guitar rks all wood guitar rks guitar serial number.
Los angeles, ca (december 22, 2015) -- what happens when you combine an over half century old guitar accessory with modern technology of the highest caliber you get d&a guitar gear being born out of the utter passion and technicalities that were instilled into the former rks guitars, d&a guitar. Rks has designed a revolutionary electric guitar and needs to decide how to best market their innovation the iconic status of existing electric guitars, and the lack of any recent radical innovations in the category, pose challenges in securing consumer adoption if the company goes it alone, it needs to determine the type of.
Rks has designed a revolutionary electric guitar and needs to decide how to best market their innovation the iconic status of existing electric guitars, and the lack of any recent radical innovations in the category, pose challenges in securing consumer adoption if the company goes it alone, it needs to. Wow wow wowdid i say wow extremely rarei havent found another in existencei must say (as a player) that this guitar is one of the finest i have ever. In addition to baxter's interview shown below, the bonus disc includes extended interviews with the guitarists, mini-documentaries on rks guitars and seymour duncan, robby krieger improvising and baxter's performance from the film ss united states: lady in waiting, a documentary about the famed. If you and your glam rock bandmates go through a few costume changes during every performance, now your guitar can join you with its own wardrobe malfunction here's the wave guitar from rks guitars, the first ax with an interchangeable pick guard and body shell just unscrew the old skin and.
Rks guitars composing an unexpected musical innovation the world's first sustainable guitar reinventing an icon like the electric guitar is a truly big challenge, but one that every ambitious designer at rks dreamt about as a huge music and guitar fan, rks' ceo ravi sawhney challenged his team to create a high. Rks guitars product/service communitysee all highlights info row image 339 people like this highlights info row image 336 people follow this aboutsee all highlights info row image contact rks guitars on messenger highlights info row image rksguitarscom highlights info row image product/service people.
For creating a new cellulosic composite for guitar bodies, the designer was deeply involved in the material development process (guitar images in this article courtesy of rks design) scott clear, rks design the new cellulosic composite-body guitars are expected to look just like the earlier versions of plastic-body guitars. The pop series from rks guitar is an innovative, versatile instrument designed with sustainability in mind the design strategy at rks focused on addressing two main issues: their perceived lack of recent innovation in the guitar industry and the. Please watch: old kay guitar needs driving bbrvjbdnu90 --~-- rks guitar review and demo. Taking from rks' experience of having worked together with iconic music brands such as fender, line 6, jbl, lace and gibson, also world's first sustainable electric guitar, starfish offers new possibilities for music accessories a guitar is a guitarist most prized possession, starfish offers safe and reliable stand and it looks.