In this light-hearted talk Richard will delve into some of the surprising science within solid-body electric stringed instruments. He will reveal a couple of remarkable ways by which pioneering guitar makers are taking the ol' classic Fender bass into the space age. And he will explore several "life's engineering" instincts he has gained - both in his day job and in this unique space where engineering meets emotion! Get your groove on and let's take a walk in the woods