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    FS: One-of-a-kind Deering Goodtime Concert Banjolele w/ Case!

    I was lucky to acquire this one-of-a-kind Deering Goodtime Concert Banjolele, but now I need to sell it. Story: This was built by a young man who worked at the Deering Banjo factory here in San Diego as a project. He built this Goodtime with custom red burled wood, custom laser engraving...
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    WANT TO BUY BANJO UKULELE BANJOLELE Deering, Fluke, Duke, etc.

    I'm about to post my Deering one-off for sale here. Let me know if you are interested.
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    Replacing Friction tuning pegs with geared ones?

    Can anyone tell me whether there is a product out there that's relatively easy and not too invasive to swap out friction tuning pegs for something that's geared or at least easier to adjust and hold the strings?
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    Banjo-Uke Strings

    Thank you all for the advice. I got a set of Aquila stings and they are settling in. I also downloaded the Deering Manual from their web page and learned about adjusting the bridge placement to the harmonics of the strings.. that REALLY made a difference in sound. I always wondered how to know...
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    Banjo-Uke Strings

    Happy Friday! I found a used (but basically new) customized Deering Goodtime. It was made by a guy when he worked at the factory and he made the body and neck for himself out of a knurled walnut with a beautiful dark red color. I don't think he actually played it much. I've been enjoying it...
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    Aching left thumb knuckles

    Relatively new Uke player here, but long-time musician (jazz trumpet). Uke is the first stringed instrument that I would admit to knowing how to play. It doesn't take very long (20 minutes) before my left thumb really starts to ache. I can't tell if I am gripping the back of the neck too...
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    Hello from Bonita, CA (San Diego)

    Greetings! I've played jazz trumpet on and off for a few decades. So I understand music. On a business trip to Hawaii last year, my hotel had a Ukulele in it! With a little help from YouTube, I tuned it up and started playing. I loved it. When I got home, I bought a better than cheap (but...