# 202303252102 Object 36 (Felt Mallet) #prepared-guitar-research #prepared-guitar #prepared-guitar-implement #Prepared-guitar-technique ![[05D86877-589D-42A8-94A2-EE16D9C703EB_1_105_c.jpeg|400]] ## Type - Origin: #Found-object #Artifact - Function: #Exciter #Modulator ## Development *How did the object evolve over time?* ## Material properties - Thomann TS35M - Materials: - Wood - Merino felt - Dimensions: - Head: 33x45x45 - Stick: 355x10 - Weight: - 23 grams ## Assemblages *describe technical parameters* ## Open questions ## Workshop notes ## History - [[202303252102 Object 36 (Felt Mallet)]] is originally designed for percussion instruments. ## Recordings *Recordings of other people using it.* ## Research recordings *Recordings I made during the research that include this object.* ## Potential & Ideas - Use double mallet technique to combine [[202303252102 Object 36 (Felt Mallet)]] with another object in one hand. - Use the surface texture of the mallet head felt to rub against the string. - Use the stick as a middle bridge. ## Related Objects - [[202203161843 Object 2 (Triangle mallet)]] - [[202303062302 Object 69 (Tambourine Mallet)]] - [[202208151516 Object 76 (Spring bolt mallet)]] - [[202208270025 Object 48 (Small Tambourine Mallet)]]