View Full Version : Tiger Myrtle Long Neck Soprano

05-22-2014, 10:15 PM
This rather pretty one is just off the bench and had it's photo shoot so the client could see it while I'm finishing off another instrument for him.

It's a 15" concert scale on my soprano body.

Back and Sides - Tiger Myrtle
Top - Red Spruce
Neck - Spanish Cedar
Fret Board - Ebony 12" Radius
Bindings - Ebony
Head Plates - Unkonw Burl
Bridge - Honduran Rosewood
Tuners - Peg Heads
Strings - South Coast Uke MU-NW
Finish - Satin Lacquer


Gary Gill
05-22-2014, 11:30 PM
That is awesome.

05-23-2014, 12:16 PM
That's way better than awesome

05-23-2014, 12:28 PM
That's beautiful! I love the wood grain of this instrument.

05-23-2014, 12:43 PM
this ukulele looks beautiful, awesome wood composition, original shape, perfect!
I wonder how it sounds...

05-23-2014, 04:45 PM
Man, you do some beautiful work! One of these days, I want one of your ukes!!!!!

Chih-Wei Liu
05-23-2014, 05:03 PM
Really classy! Me like it.

05-25-2014, 05:48 AM
Really beautiful. Great work Allen.

05-25-2014, 08:40 AM
Always a pleasure too see your creations. Love that tiger myrtle. Nothing like the myrtle we have here which is pretty too but that tiger, man

05-25-2014, 09:42 AM
Thanks everyone for the kind words. I do like working with Tiger Myrtle and trying to find ways to feature it by keeping the trim complimentary can be challenging.

05-26-2014, 04:40 AM
Now that's some pretty wood. I like how you used it on the back of the headstock too....nice detail!