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Markr1
06-26-2011, 10:39 AM
I have had my Nalu Hokua about 3 weeks now and just wanted to say I love it. I can't hardly put it down. It sounds great and plays really good tho I may take it and have the action lowered just a bit and don't know what type of bridge saddle it has but may look into having bone put on it. Does anyone know what the nut and saddle are made out of?? Do you know Stan? I'm still waiting on my Favilla Baritone I got on ebay for 200 bucks. I'll review it as soon as I get it and check it out. I know this is a Uke site but I also just bought a freaking cool 2000 Gibson Les Paul Standard flame sunburst in near mint from my local craigslist for $1200 and just saw one just like it sell on ebay for $2075. Man I got a deal.

mm stan
06-26-2011, 03:39 PM
Aloha Markr1,
They state it is tusq....here is the info...http://www.exquisite.fr/product.php?id_product=123 scroll down and click Data..for info...hope it helps....Stan

Markr1
06-26-2011, 04:03 PM
Thanks Stan, I guess no reason to change them out then. I thought I would change with bone or Tusc but if it already has it then I'm alright. By the way I really like it.
Thanks Stan.

mm stan
06-26-2011, 10:12 PM
Aloha Mark,
I would leave them be....I have deer horn from molokai on one of my ukes...MM Stan

808boy
06-27-2011, 06:47 AM
Aloha Mark,
Congrats on the Nalu, the head stock does look cool. Stan IS the MAN, isn't he? Will see him soon..................BO................

Kanaka916
06-27-2011, 06:56 AM
Moving this to Uke Talk, it's really not a review.

hapuna
06-27-2011, 07:05 AM
Glad to see someone enjoying the Nalu!!!! I don't think most folks know about this ukulele. I have one on the marketplace but no responses.
http://www.ukuleleunderground.com/forum/showthread.php?48242-New-Nalu-Hokua-HM1Tenor-for-Sale