How Sandvik made the world’s first 3D printed, smash-proof guitar

Rock stars have been smashing guitars for decades, few with more enthusiasm than Swedish-born guitar virtuoso Yngwie Malmsteen. Sandvik decided to test their cutting-edge technologies by building the world’s first all-metal, unbreakable guitar and letting Malmsteen unleash his smashing skills on it.

Sandvik gathered experts from across the company and outside to demonstrate how they could use sustainable, cutting-edge techniques to make something that is both highly precise and amazingly durable. The neck of the guitar was one of the most challenging parts. Here, they turned to NITIU.

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