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    When you buy a low G set of Aquila Reds, they...

    When you buy a low G set of Aquila Reds, they come with a wound string. When you buy a single Aquila Red low G string, it is not wound. It is an entirely different thing.
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    Thanks ProfChris Before I could try any of...

    Thanks ProfChris

    Before I could try any of those things, it went away on its own. It was just weird. Lasted for a few hours.
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    Humidity causing fret buzz?

    Hi guys. I'm a bit mystified, but one of my ukes has developed EXTREME fret buzz at the first 5 frets. The only factor I can think of is that its a misty, rainy day today. I ran a straight edge along...
  4. https://tasmaniantonewoods.com/...

    https://tasmaniantonewoods.com/
    https://www.australiantonewoods.com/
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    Nice job Yuni!

    Nice job Yuni!
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    I have done that for unwound low G strings, too,...

    I have done that for unwound low G strings, too, but I don't think it's necessary for the soloist.

    What I do is I use pliers to get the knot nice and tight and I apply a drop of super glue to the...
  7. I love the sound and feel of the Koaloha Opios. I...

    I love the sound and feel of the Koaloha Opios. I don't love the look, but if you like it, then I'd say go for it.

    Shopping in the same range, I ended up with a Mele. Their mahogany concerts had...
  8. Are you talking about alternate fingerings or...

    Are you talking about alternate fingerings or alternate chords?
    Alternate finger positioning for C chord = using index finger for 0003
    Alternate C chord = 5433
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    I once wanted to reuse some strings from a string...

    I once wanted to reuse some strings from a string through bridge uke on a tie-bar bridge uke. I didn't have enough length to tie them properly, so I just left the beads on and strung them as shown by...
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    Thanks. You too!

    Thanks. You too!
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    Here is my Mele. It tapers in the same way. ...

    Here is my Mele. It tapers in the same way.

    https://photos.app.goo.gl/XkiyMf3C2pgqE8w26
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    I play both. They each have their advantages....

    I play both. They each have their advantages. Yes, it's less ukey. Yes, you are just not finding the tabs. They are out there.
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    When sheet music or tabs have chords listed as...

    When sheet music or tabs have chords listed as well, the tabs or notation indicates the melody while the chords indicate the harmony. Conceivably, what you could do is to get a friend who is willing...
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    Well, our wedding waltz was to "Come Away With...

    Well, our wedding waltz was to "Come Away With Me" by Norah Jones. That one might work.
  15. Looks like I'm late to the party, but I tie the...

    Looks like I'm late to the party, but I tie the knot around the bead and use a dab of super glue on mine.
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    Hi Chevy, I own and play both ukulele and...

    Hi Chevy,

    I own and play both ukulele and guitalele so I might be able to help.

    Personally, I find uke much easier to play than guitalele. In theory, you should be able to play the bottom four...
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    Looks good to me. If you like it, then go for it!

    Looks good to me. If you like it, then go for it!
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    I think you might be overthinking it. Any of the...

    I think you might be overthinking it. Any of the ukes you are looking at would be good. I think you might be going over your original budget, though. Am I right?

    Setups are a good idea. Don't...
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    I'm really interested to hear what you decided in...

    I'm really interested to hear what you decided in the end.
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    That is absolutely beautiful.

    That is absolutely beautiful.
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    You might also want to check out Mele Ukuleles. I...

    You might also want to check out Mele Ukuleles. I love my Mele.

    https://meleukulele.com/

    I'll echo a few others when I say that the sound and playability of Koaloha Opios is great. The main...
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    Here is a fantastic video that Randy contributed...

    Here is a fantastic video that Randy contributed to the last season I hosted.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WrPtVgwZ0cc&list=PLniRKhqtAcE90NtXPIp7_QVr2mk8zPTw1&index=4&t=0s
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    I'm really sorry to hear that. He will be missed!

    I'm really sorry to hear that. He will be missed!
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    No. The distance at the first fret is mostly...

    No. The distance at the first fret is mostly dictated by the height of the nut.
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    3.2mm at the 12th fret is a tiny bit on the high...

    3.2mm at the 12th fret is a tiny bit on the high side. It really depends on whether you feel that it affects your playing, though. If you feel that it is hampering you, it can't hurt to sand the...
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