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The Harmony Company of IllinoisUnited Statesmanufactured a wide variety of musical instruments which were popular during most of the 20th century. This article is devoted to documenting these instruments. Harmony's model s consisted of an 'H' followed by a 2 to 4 digit .
The 'H' stood for the name of the company. Harmony hollow-body instruments were marked with inkstamps within the body of the instrument. They were also date stamped using an 'F' for instruments manufactured during the first half of the year and an 'S' for those built in the second half, and a 2 digit year code. Harmony was an original equipment manufacturer OEM for several other brands, most notably Silvertone.
The OEM models were typically very similar to Harmony instruments but with cosmetic differences e. Pickups for almost all Harmony electric guitars and basses were manufactured by Rowe Industries in Toledo, Ohio, from the mid s until the closure of Harmony in the mid s.
The Stratotone was a commercially successful family of solid body electric guitars which was produced from on. The headplate was adorned with a note symbol styled as an atom. The name is a compound of stratosphere and tone.
This predates the use of the suffix "strato" in the naming of the Fender Stratocaster by two years. The Stratotone H44 was a "thin body" "Spanish electric" i. The single single-coil pickup in a neck position came with tone and volume controls and a switch between "rhythm" and "lead" characteristics. It features a "fixed" no-vibrato trapeze tailpiece with a compensating bridge, which wasn't fixed to the body but held in place by the downward pressure of the strings. It was built A H44 was Ritchie Valens ' primary guitar. Musical instruments manufactured by the Harmony Company.
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