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mr_dust
07-13-2008, 05:55 AM
Hi folks!

I'm gonna build a tenor ukulele for a school project and the problem is that I realised that I didn't know the measurements for the neck, you know the frets and all that, and I don't own a tenor so i can't draw it off. So I'm wondering if anyone out there has a blueprint/plan for the neck? It would be the most appreciated! Btw sorry if my english suck :p

Nurdaben
07-13-2008, 10:24 AM
i dont know if you can get them for free anywhere but ebay has

http://cgi.ebay.com/Plans-Tenor-Fan-Braced-Ukulele_W0QQitemZ290162034833QQihZ019QQcategoryZ16 224QQrdZ1QQssPageNameZWD1VQQcmdZViewItemQQ_trksidZ p1638Q2em118Q2el1247

hoosieruke
07-13-2008, 10:44 AM
Stewart McDonald has loads of free information on their website.

Use the fretscale calculator to determine fret spacing. If you don't have the tools/skills to produce a slotted fretboard, let me know. We can do that for a reasonable fee.

http://www.stewmac.com/FretCalculator

You can get tenor plans from Hana Lima 'ia in Honolulu. I trained at this shop and their tenor was one of my early builds. It's a great uke!

Their uke building book is the best.

http://hanalima.com

Anyone interested in a mainland uke building class watch our website. We just finished a soprano class. We'll be building concert resos in the fall.

http://bluestonefolkschool.org