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By Derek Washington
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What is a prototype?

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Proof of Concept

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Appearance Prototype

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Design Prototype

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Production Prototype

Appearance, function, and manufacturing methods match the final product.

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About

The Electric Guitar Strap (the “Strap”) was designed from a vision to enhance an instrument such as a Saxophone, Drums and of course a Guitar and can also be designed even for a microphone stand.  This product will bring excitement to the video game industry to add visual effects while playing in the dark.    

The Strap has a patent design and has been tested in my travels and use for durability as a musician. I adjusted the sound to a light whisper and placed the Strap in front of large speakers and it worked flawlessly.

This product was created to operate by battery power and with battery life if running on a continuous basis, can last from three days to a week.

I was able to have the Strap tested by some gamers and received great feedback  - the smiles on their faces alone told me that they loved the Strap and that this creation was a perfect design and one that could be in high demand by many.

My future plans are to also make rechargeable Straps and create a design for household usage to enhance the effects while watching certain type of movies such as scary or action movies.

Risks and challenges

A challenge I may encounter is advertising my product to create a demand for it. I am in several bands and associated with several musicians and would create a stir of local excitement with them, and then go for an endorsement from a "Detroit" celebrity. In the anticipated challenge of facing a high demand, I will definitely be looking into employing others to help meet the need when the demand rises. To further promote I would also attend art shows and festivals as a way to promote the Electric Guitar Strap.

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    I wish to show my appreciation for the love and support that everyone has shown. And a special Thank you for all the musician in the world.

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    One Kit One White Strip

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    One Kit One Color Strip

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    The Ratler

    One Strap with one white strip

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    The Python

    One Strap with Two white strips on each side

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    The Dimond Back

    One Gibson strap with two color strips on each side

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    The Cobra

    One Strap with Five White Strips of LED that will react to sound or switch to 8 digital patterns and it comes with a remote so that someone 50 feet away can change the patterns for you

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    Remote Cobra and a Kit

    One Strap with Five White Strips of LED that will react to sound or switch to 8 digital patterns and it comes with a remote so that someone 50 feet away can change the patterns for you. And a Kit with a white strip that you can place anywhere.

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    Signature Cobra & Dimond Back

    Two Signature Straps

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    Signature Cobra, Dimond Back, Python

    Three Signature Straps one Kit with a real of white LED's

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    All 4 Signature Straps

    All 4 straps and two Kits with a Real of White and a real of Color LED

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Funding period

- (30 days)