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    I second trying the Martin "Premium" Polygut...

    I second trying the Martin "Premium" Polygut strings.

    To me they sound excellent on solid mahogany sopranos.
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    Yep, one of Liam's Ikes is on my soprano "to get...

    Yep, one of Liam's Ikes is on my soprano "to get list".
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    Guitar player here also.

    Guitar player here also.
  4. Yeah, that top does look pretty amazing.

    Yeah, that top does look pretty amazing.
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    My 60's style-0 came with Nylguts, and I actually...

    My 60's style-0 came with Nylguts, and I actually like the sound.

    When I change them out soon I plan on trying the Martin "premium" Polygut strings (made by Aquila) on it.
    I love the way the...
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    Yes, if the OP does try this method please do...

    Yes, if the OP does try this method please do post back with pictures of the results. I would be very interested to see how it turns out.
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    That would be the dream :)

    That would be the dream :)
  8. No I haven't been able to stop by Penny Lane yet...

    No I haven't been able to stop by Penny Lane yet :(

    About 5 months ago I was going with my wife to her doctors appointment in Ft Lauderdale, and we drove right by it, but didn't have time to stop.
  9. Yes, I have came here to research all but two of...

    Yes, I have came here to research all but two of my ukes.
  10. I also highly recomend UPT tuners. I have the...

    I also highly recomend UPT tuners. I have the all black versions on my FS also.

    https://i.imgur.com/LHXb8xdh.jpg



    I'm not exactly sure why he likes to use acrylic for the nut/saddle. I...
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    Yes. I have definitely noticed this. It almost...

    Yes. I have definitely noticed this. It almost seems like at certain times they sound higher pitched.
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    I second LoPrinzi. Donna is definitely easy to...

    I second LoPrinzi. Donna is definitely easy to work with. I will for sure be ordering a custom soprano from her, and possibly another concert.
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    Thank you :)

    Thank you :)
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    I've been waiting for someone to post a picture...

    I've been waiting for someone to post a picture of how these lined up with the screw holes on a Ohana.

    If you get a chance, could you please take an up close picture of how the Ratio posts look...
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    Solid Honduran Mahogany body, African Mahogany...

    Solid Honduran Mahogany body, African Mahogany neck, Rosewood fretboard/bridge, 36mm nut, 0.650" neck thickness at the 1st fret, & all black UPT Tuners.

    He also made a new mold that is more in...
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    Just wanted to thank @Astein2006 for posting this...

    Just wanted to thank @Astein2006 for posting this thread, and @SoloRule for posting Fred's contact info.

    I have a FS style-0 soprano in the mail on the way to me. Man he builds fast.
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    That's what I was thinking as well. Might need...

    That's what I was thinking as well. Might need the tension of the strings.
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    So you didn't have any intonation problems on the...

    So you didn't have any intonation problems on the KTC-1 switching to the thicker nylon gauge, or did you adjust the nut for them?
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    Which of your concerts do you have them on? I...

    Which of your concerts do you have them on? I have been thinking about trying them myself.
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    Yep. I agree. The neck depth can make a...

    Yep. I agree.

    The neck depth can make a difference on how a smaller nut width (like 1 3/8") feels for me.
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    I prefer nut widths around 36mm. I do also like...

    I prefer nut widths around 36mm. I do also like 1.5".
    As long as it the neck isn't too thin I can play 1 3/8". I just hate it when it's advertised as 1 3/8" and then it's really 34mm.
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    Really? Has there been any pictures surface of...

    Really? Has there been any pictures surface of what these new "high class" tuners look like?
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    I love the look of slotted bridges also, and...

    I love the look of slotted bridges also, and knock on wood, I haven't had any problems with any of mine yet.
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    I have a 1KOA-T and it definitely doesn't have a...

    I have a 1KOA-T and it definitely doesn't have a truss rod. All Elites do have bolt on necks as far as I know. Both my soprano & tenor are bolt on.



    On their Elite ukes they do a 2 year...
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    Exactly what I use on my string-throughs. I...

    Exactly what I use on my string-throughs.
    I already had a few different sizes so I use the long 9in curved pair on the tenor, and my smaller 6in curved pair on the soprano.

    String-through is...
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