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Harden Engineering guitars,basses,pedals,and pickups are all hand made by Bill Harden in the Chicago area. A professional blues rockabilly musician by night and a cabinetmaker/machinist by day,he set out to increase the scope of electric guitar with innovative original designs based on classic guitars of the 50s and 60s with high performance modern playability.    

Capturing the vibe and sound of the blues of Chicago but good for all styles from chicken pickin to sludge metal.                  Influenced by Paul Bigsby these are one of a kind handmade modern built the old way!

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