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kohanmike
12-09-2015, 08:56 PM
I've been seeing sheets of bocote for sale on eBay. I really like the look of it, especially if the entire uke is made of it, top included, but how good would it be on top? Does it have the resonance necessary to be a top wood?

Peace Train
12-09-2015, 09:50 PM
Resonate and loud. Sounds great to me.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JgunkYn8nEo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDhWMqyT7CY

kohanmike
12-10-2015, 05:40 PM
Uh oh, may have another custom to strive for in the future.