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David Newton
10-21-2013, 06:37 AM
Sold. Thank you!

New. Lively 16" scale Koa Concert ukulele.
1-7/16" nut, 1/5/8" string spacing at the bridge.
Big, full, punchy, woody tone. Easy playing action, plenty of room for flashy neck work.
The neck is Honduras Mahogany with a Texas Ebony fret-board, 14 frets to the body, tiny pearl dot markers on the side. Rosewood bridge w/ Ebony saddle for best tone. Rosewood head overlay, Texas Star inlay. Worth CM strings. All hot-hide glue construction. Glossy French polished Shellac finish. Vintage-style Waverly "barrel" friction tuners with Koa buttons.
Included is a black nylon hard foam "Uke Crazy" zippered case.
Shipping extra, usually around $25 in the lower US.

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David Newton
10-21-2013, 06:54 AM
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David Newton
10-21-2013, 06:57 AM
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woodyt
10-21-2013, 08:11 AM
That is a real beauty, excellent workmanship & woods.

we tigers
10-21-2013, 10:16 PM
Wow, what a gorgeous instrument! Can't imagine this'll take long to sell. Love the shape of the body and the materials used. Beauty!

sonomajazz
10-22-2013, 04:52 AM
A real beauty here, David...rivals my DaSilva koa concert.

caukulele
10-22-2013, 04:55 AM
This is a harmonious beauty, a classic I think...wish I had the money!

flyingace
10-22-2013, 05:15 AM
Gorgeous work David! I hope someday to say I own one of your instruments!

mm stan
10-22-2013, 05:45 AM
Aloha David....You know I am a big fan of your ukes....looks real super nice man... :)

lakesideglenn
10-22-2013, 07:12 AM
The 16 inch scale is very appealing to me Dave. Hows the volume on this beauty?

lakesideglenn
10-27-2013, 12:34 PM
A video or sound sample might push me over the edge, David....any chance of that?

Student-of-Life
10-27-2013, 01:37 PM
Would, that I could, but I can't. :(

marymary
10-28-2013, 09:18 AM
I'm tempted…...

sonomajazz
10-28-2013, 10:35 AM
Glenn...you better sell your Compass Rose and buy this...Glenn? You up and attum?

lakesideglenn
10-28-2013, 10:41 AM
Glenn...you better sell your Compass Rose and buy this...Glenn? You up and attum?

Wanna buy it Fred? I cant get the video to play on my iphone gonna check it out when I get home.

connor013
10-28-2013, 04:31 PM
It plays alright -- sounds sweet!

Tommy B
10-29-2013, 03:44 PM
I can't believe this beauty hasn't sold already!

coolkayaker1
11-22-2013, 04:36 PM
david amazing sorry no caps bc im on ipad in car but it deserves cap letters its that sweeett

HBolte
11-22-2013, 08:29 PM
Must get your iPad repaired, mine has caps! I'm on mine in hotel. :D

sonomajazz
12-09-2013, 07:44 PM
If my KoAloha tenor w/Baggs sells...

Glen are you there? Just giving you fair warning...:cool:

SpaasStrummer
12-20-2013, 11:58 AM
David it is a real beauty. I really shouldn't but if is still around after the first I might. Curious what is the width at the neck? Also how thick is the fingerboard? I'm finding I prefer playing (such as it is) on ukes that tend to have fingerboards on the thinner end of the spectrum - have to measure some day. Thanks reply in thread or pm.

gregc
01-21-2014, 02:12 PM
Gee, that looks awesome!

David Newton
02-16-2014, 12:21 PM
Sold, thank you!