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    This is purely my personal preference, but I find...

    This is purely my personal preference, but I find D'addario Pro-Arte nylon strings to be the best for fingerpicking. I would pick "Normal tension" (ie: their concert ukulele set, not tenor ukulele...
  2. Ball end, electric guitar strings. For an...

    Ball end, electric guitar strings.

    For an instrument of that scale, and assuming DGBE tuning, its pretty much a short scale electric guitar lacking the bass strings.

    I would get a 10 or 11...
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    Guitar is just like ukulele with 2 more strings....

    Guitar is just like ukulele with 2 more strings.
    Ukulele is just like guitar with 2 less strings and sometimes re-entrant tuned.

    There really is no magical barrier that makes the two mutually...
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    Regarding radius fretboards... I still insist...

    Regarding radius fretboards...

    I still insist on the ideology that a radius fretboard on a 4-string nylon string instrument serves no apparent advantage.
    In fact, for my personal tastes I...
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    Don't forget, Aquila have a tenor re-entrant dgbe...

    Don't forget, Aquila have a tenor re-entrant dgbe set too, readily available and inexpensive.

    I tried a set recently and it came with a non-wound red low-G string (rather than a wound one).
    ...
  6. I've had standard, deluxe and pro classic Ponos...

    I've had standard, deluxe and pro classic Ponos in various sizes.
    Don't ask me how many, I've lost count LOL

    Like the others have said, purely as an 'instrument', they are all on par in build...
  7. SOLD! Word word

    SOLD! Word word
  8. FS: Eleuke (bluetooth) Soprano - latest model

    Selling a barely used Soprano Eleuke electric ukulele that I bought in October for travel.

    It has been barely used, sitting mostly in the room.
    Electronics work perfectly and it has been given a...
  9. I'll let you know. I have one person to confirm...

    I'll let you know. I have one person to confirm purchase. You will be next to ask if he changes his mind.
    Offering $250 USD including shipping.
  10. FS: Kiwaya Cutaway Acacia Concert with pickup, bag, accessories (Australia)

    Selling Kiwaya KCU-2CE, mainly targeting buyers local to me (Melbourne, Australia)

    Great uke, purchased in August 2019 from a reputable Japanese merchant.

    Like new condition. Includes original...
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    What a world we live in. When the modern guitar...

    What a world we live in. When the modern guitar started being popular, it was considered the ultimate travel instrument (vs piano).
    And now we have people specifically buying "travel ukuleles"...
  12. FS: Eleuke Soprano (latest model with rechargeable battery + bluetooth)

    Practically new - bought it about 2 months ago directly from Eleuke for travel purposes, but travel plans got cancelled.

    Excellent instrument, terrific tone through any amplifier.
    Amazing build...
  13. Solid top mahogany Tenor (with pickup, tuner, bag) Martinez - Australian buyers

    I'm selling a really nice solid-top mahogany cutaway tenor made by Martinez. Part of their "Southern Belle" series, designed in Australia.

    It's a pretty flawless ukulele in fit and finish.
    I put...
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    I don't know about their ukes specifically, but I...

    I don't know about their ukes specifically, but I do know they make a really good line of pickups for guitar and ukulele that don't require modification to the instrument.

    They seem to have...
  15. I see no inherent advantages of a 12-fret over a...

    I see no inherent advantages of a 12-fret over a 14-fret.

    More frets the better, with no negative impact.
  16. Thread: Luna Koa?

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    Unless explicitly described as "solid" (either...

    Unless explicitly described as "solid" (either "all solid" or "solid top") by the manufacturer, you can assume it is laminate.

    As for reviewers saying it is 'solid', they are probably simply...
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    I have an Eleuke Peanut. It's one of the newer...

    I have an Eleuke Peanut.
    It's one of the newer models with the lithium in-built battery and Bluetooth connectivity.

    Superb electric ukulele! I really like mine.

    Had to do a bit of a setup...
  18. Time after time (VOX Hello Kitty Ukulele and more!)

    Hi everyone :)
    It has been difficult for me to record lately due to living temporarily in shared accommodation while my house is being built.

    And then I had this lightbulb moment that I can...
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    Simplest solution: -High E string from any...

    Simplest solution:

    -High E string from any baritone ukulele set can be used as High D.
    -B string (2nd) from any regular tension Classical Guitar set can be used as High D.
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    Achievement unlocked: Chord melodies

    Achievement unlocked: Chord melodies
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    Guitars are just big ukuleles :D

    Guitars are just big ukuleles :D
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    A Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin Archtop guitar...

    A Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin Archtop guitar (acoustic + P90 pickups) will always be fondly remembered as one of the best guitars I had ever owned.
    Sadly sold it. Regretful.
  23. I've had my fair share of baritones, including...

    I've had my fair share of baritones, including most of the brands you have stated.
    As for a cutaway baritone, I had a Pono ABC- Acacia Baritone Pro Classic- Cedar Top Cutaway back in 2013.
    ...
  24. Thread: Miki Gakki?

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    I have had multiple positive experiences from...

    I have had multiple positive experiences from Japanese stores/sellers on Rakuten Global.
    If it is a Japanese ukulele, perhaps you will have luck finding one here:

    https://global.rakuten.com/en/
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    Nylon or steel strings between Ukulele and Guitar...

    Nylon or steel strings between Ukulele and Guitar are always interchangeable.
    You just need to find an appropriate tension.

    For a Seagull, based on past experience, you should be able to string...
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