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    Looks to be US fees? From another source, albeit...

    Looks to be US fees? From another source, albeit 3rd party and also wanting a piece of the pie:



    Which answers why I haven't run into this before-- I've not crossed the $800 threshold...
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    I was just informed that an incoming package from...

    I was just informed that an incoming package from the UK to me here in the US will cost me about $95.00 to release (UPS). It’s no 27% (!), but is a surprising [and very disappointing] first.

    I’m...
  3. Look up Aaron Keim (Beansprout Ukuleles, The...

    Look up Aaron Keim (Beansprout Ukuleles, The Quiet Americans, etc.). :)

    ~ S.
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    Wow, I totally missed that, too! Sort of, missing...

    Shows you what I know. Interesting. Thanks for letting me know.[/QUOTE]

    Wow, I totally missed that, too! Sort of, missing a specific tree within the forest...?

    The UC214 looks to be a special...
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    The aNueNue AKK3 looks to be a treat! But does...

    The aNueNue AKK3 looks to be a treat! But does not have a cutaway.

    @benjoeuke, perhaps take a look at the aNueNue UT1K?

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    (Currently, "Choose from Available" at The Ukulele Site.)

    ~...
  6. Hunh. I'm usually on top of...

    Hunh.

    I'm usually on top of spelling/capitalization/presentation when it comes to specific words, but not this time!

    Over the past year or so I have watched and read 'most everything I could...
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    Ah, yes! I've been meaning to double back to that...

    Ah, yes! I've been meaning to double back to that (on Insta) since putting it together-- 517 being so distinctive(! -- as are they all, but: Wow).



    The headplate was actually a surprise,...
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    Beansprout carries/installs branded GHS strings:...

    Beansprout carries/installs branded GHS strings:
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    From their store description:


    I was determined to play in and play out their chosen string set, but found myself arguing with the...
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    It's all true! I've had my Beansprout in my...

    It's all true!

    I've had my Beansprout in my arms for just over two weeks now, and may never stop marveling that it's mine.

    I love how Aaron pulled everything together-- his eye is exquisite. ...
  10. Others before me have stated this-- directly, or...

    Others before me have stated this-- directly, or in as many words-- but for some of us the entire sensory experience informs our playing enjoyment, and the outcome. I am grateful for my 'expensive'...
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    Lilo & Stitch :) ...

    Lilo & Stitch :)


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6cYHXcWAN0

    ~ S.
  12. I have learned through many hobbies and focused...

    I have learned through many hobbies and focused affections that I derive great enjoyment from array, the ability to compare and contrast different makers/results, a fascination with natural materials...
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    Ah, wonderful help— thanks! :) ~ S.

    Ah, wonderful help— thanks! :)

    ~ S.
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    Song/Piece Name, etc.?

    Can anyone help me ID the song/piece Cory first plays on this Hive Hornet, in the video demonstration on this page?

    https://theukulelesite.com/hive-ukulele-hornet-tenor-spruce-rosewood.html
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    Ah, I'd forgotten about the scale length--...

    Ah, I'd forgotten about the scale length-- thanks! I have an Ohana Sopranino strung with Fremont Hard Black strings that allow me to tune to GCEA without too much slack (I like the feel, actually),...
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    I finally had the opportunity to watch this...

    I finally had the opportunity to watch this through; thanks much for posting the link. I so enjoy connecting with makers and the works of their hands, and those who benefit from the same-- whether...
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    Fascinating and fun-- thank you! This sentence...

    Fascinating and fun-- thank you!

    This sentence puzzles me and makes me laugh:
    "In the late 1990s, Griffin and a crew of more than five other men sailed across the Atlantic Ocean on a 50-foot...
  18. Thread: Room Acoustics

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    Upon coming to the end of @VegasGeorge's first...

    Upon coming to the end of @VegasGeorge's first post, I reflexively clapped right here in my early-hours living room, to note the effect. The ukulele in my lap reverberated, and I laughed. :D

    By...
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    Glancing at your signature, how would you...

    Glancing at your signature, how would you describe) the XS Soprano in comparison to your Sopranino(s)? I'm trying to understand what the XS is and is not, relative to other 'true to size'...
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    Thanks for your quick and thoughtful response!...

    Thanks for your quick and thoughtful response! Much appreciated. I look forward to any further impressions.
    (If nothing else, I really enjoy comparing and contrasting different offerings, and...
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    @Cadia, Congratulations, and thanks for the...

    @Cadia,
    Congratulations, and thanks for the great write-up!

    I have the AMM2, the smaller sibling. Speaking of which...



    This is interesting to me, because for the most part I still don't...
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    With all of this, I agree. After my first query,...

    With all of this, I agree. After my first query, I became fond of the retro-funky look, learning that it's shaped to evoke the Bird Series silhouette helped, and a strum guard on the *painted top* of...
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    Ah, the 'strum guard'-- I thought you'd be on...

    Ah, the 'strum guard'-- I thought you'd be on this one! :D

    When I first wrote to Anuenue USA last September, I asked if it was easy to remove this piece. At that time, they said they did not...
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    133832 :o ~ S.

    133832

    :o

    ~ S.
  25. With that in mind, once you've narrowed this down...

    With that in mind, once you've narrowed this down further, a helpful (if perhaps obvious!) path forward would be to consider the overall results of your short-list tonewoods in specific builders'...
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