Custom Electric Guitars Shaped Like Star Wars Starships

#StarWars

Wed, Apr 17th, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

Fascinating article on The Sun about Tom Bingham, a 64-year-old who builds completely unusual and entirely custom electric guitars. Among some of his most incredible pieces, an electric guitar in the style of a Millennium Falcon.

Music-mad Tom Bingham is rocking out of this world with his incredible collection of STAR WARS-themed guitars. Creative Tom, 64, has built themed instruments for 10 years including an electric guitar in the style of a Millennium Falcon and the Jedi Anakin Fighter. The retired printer scours car boot sales and scrap yards to find metal and wood to use for his guitars - which take up to three months each to build. His collection of around 20 instruments also include guitars in the shape of a cricket bat, a record player and even the Large Hadron Collider.

  1344

 

You may also be interested in:

Top Five Extremely Rude Things Heard In Star Wars
"Lightsabers were wilting among the faithful"
CGI Can't Beat Matte Painting
Star Wars 1942
Rod Hilton's Guide on How to Watch All of Star Wars Without Hating Yourself or George Lucas