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05-11-2015, 12:30 PM
Another baritone complete this week. It has a 22" scale length to get some extra tension for the deeper tuning.

Body - Australian Blackwood
Soundboard - Huon Pine
Neck - Brazilian Mahogany
Rosette - Blackwood
All other trim - Indian Rosewood
Tuners - Grover
Strings - Worth Brown Baritone D,G,b,e
Finish - Semi Gloss Lacquer


05-11-2015, 01:21 PM
Beautiful work, Allen. Being a baritone player, it sure looks appealing!

05-11-2015, 01:27 PM
Looks great!

Thanks for sharing. :)

05-11-2015, 03:26 PM
Looks fantastic, better than expectations. Looking forward to getting to know it better.

05-11-2015, 10:37 PM
Crikey, you're a bit good at this Allen. Love that heel, makes me wanna go Spanish all over again.

Hippie Dribble
05-12-2015, 01:15 AM
Stuntman is a happy man. :)

05-12-2015, 02:33 AM
As always simply stunning!

05-12-2015, 02:39 AM
Stuntman is a happy man. :)

Indeed he his. :)

Pete Howlett
05-12-2015, 03:36 AM
Nice work Allen...

05-18-2015, 02:01 PM
My new uke arrived yesterday :D

Its a beautiful instrument with all the elements tieing in beautifully - Allen and I had some discussion around this and I must say the result is very pleasing. Its perfectly setup, light and responsive with a wonderful sound. I like the longer scale length.

The Worth Brown Baritone strings are new to me and I quite like them. Very different sound to the growl that wound strings for the D and G give that I am used to. At some point I will try C tuning and will also try a set with wound strings. But for now I am happy to keep playing as it is - bliss.

Thanks Allen for building me such a great uke:)

05-18-2015, 10:33 PM
It's a real pleasure getting to work with people that let you run with your vision.

Cheers mate.

05-24-2015, 03:22 PM
Wow, very nice! That's the way I think a bari should look, classy, but not too blingly....love the gold tuners on the black headstock.