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Uncle Leroy
08-16-2013, 01:37 PM
Hey all,
I was downtown in Naha, Okinawa Thursday night and just browsing in a music store I seldom visit and came upon this beauty. I have to say, this is quite a nice uke. Aquila aren't my favorite strings but when I can I will put some Worth clears on it. Today after work I plan on getting to know her a bit more. Just thought I would share.
Uncle Leroy
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PhilUSAFRet
08-16-2013, 04:47 PM
Last time I was in downtown Naha, it was a small, old town, with no buildings higher than 3 stories. Lots of old buildings looked to be about as old as America. No large restaurants. No ukes. A massage parlor and some bars, a few small businesses. 1963-1965. I was stationed at Onna Point (no trace of the little communication station up there on a cliff top.

mm stan
08-16-2013, 06:45 PM
Aloha Uncle Leroy,
congrats on your new Big Island ukulele...Happy strummings... quite different from a Kamaka you had though...

Uncle Leroy
08-16-2013, 09:55 PM
Still have a couple other ukes, Kamala included. Something about this uke I like.

Uncle Leroy
08-17-2013, 03:10 AM
Phil, you wouldn't recognize Naha nowadays. Traffic is unbearable, that is why I seldom get down there.