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Try Play This :  It is 43.5 feet long, 16 feet wide and weighs 2,255 pounds, as much as a small car what we talking about is the world’s largest playable electric guitar. It may be playable, but playing it well is no easy feat. The massive instrument — constructed of wood with strings made out of aircraft cable is by far the worlds largest. The Gibson Flying V guitar was constructed by the Academy of Science & Technology in Houston as part of a project to explore electromagnetism and structural engineering. Playing a normal guitar requires balancing length, thickness and tension of the strings to make a tune. Playing the big one, Mr. Peroney said, required teamwork, planning and forethought. “It’s built more for the novelty than actually being able to play a song on it,” he said. “With some effort though, you can play a song using one string.”

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