View Full Version : My first complete build - Super Concert Pineapple

Gary Gill
09-03-2011, 03:34 AM
Here are some pictures of my concert body pineapple with a tenor neck. I built this in DS Gillís shop (David is my uncle). Unk advised me along the way. It is walnut with a maple finger board. The finger board is 1.5" wide at the nut. It is strung as low G. I built it with a zero fret just for grins.


Gary Gill
09-03-2011, 03:36 AM
A couple more pictures of the build

09-03-2011, 04:05 AM
Nice work, it looks great!

09-03-2011, 04:32 AM
Great stuff nice uke....Nice workshop...love the Milling machine :drool:and other gear....Good for you using the Dovetail joint method (Not for the timid):)..and it looks as if you're almost set up for batch production...Tell your uncle Dave you want your own printed labels as well.

Gary Gill
09-03-2011, 05:25 AM
Thanks for the kind words. The mill is part of my home shop where I mostly do metal work. I was a custom cabinetmaker for many years and trade wood shavings for steel and aluminum. BTW, the label does have my name and location on it.

09-03-2011, 05:59 AM
Wow, looks sweet! Nice workshop too. Be sure to post a sound clip when she's all done. :D

09-03-2011, 11:28 AM
great looking uke. That walnut is some pretty stuff.