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    Good to hear you are making steady progress. If...

    Good to hear you are making steady progress. If this is something you are going to stick with you might consider a smaller guitar in the future. Either a 00 or 000 really is more comfortable and...
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    If money is the issue ...........and Ryan keeping...

    If money is the issue ...........and Ryan keeping repeating that it is then charge EVERYBODY a user fee. Simple, easy peasy like most everything else in life if you want to have it and use it then...
  3. That is a good looking baritone Hodge.......its...

    That is a good looking baritone Hodge.......its has an organic feel and appearance . I like it and I agree with you about it encompassing a “Folk Instrument” vibe. A nice full sound with good note...
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    I will continue to support artists that have...

    I will continue to support artists that have content on the internet through Patreon and PayPal. It is a way of giving back for their continued generosity on YouTube and other channels.

    I think...
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    Congratulations, it’s nice that you have both old...

    Congratulations, it’s nice that you have both old and new models so you can do the sound comparison.

    It’s too bad they only sent you half a ukulele.............no picture of the back and it does...
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    This is a very good point, starting out we can...

    This is a very good point, starting out we can change our minds and we progress and are exposed to different instruments. It’s all part of the musical journey.
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    This is actually a very good question that...

    This is actually a very good question that requires thought on both fronts.

    I play steel string and nylon string, although I enjoy the sound of steel string more. But I love to strum and sing and...
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    Covid, shmovid I’ve got enough ukuleles and...

    Covid, shmovid I’ve got enough ukuleles and string sets for the zombie apocalypse. One can never be too well prepared.
  9. Chuck Moore who makes Moore Bettah ukulele (all...

    Chuck Moore who makes Moore Bettah ukulele (all solid woods) believes that instruments improve in sound over the first month. His theory is the wood begins to relax and stabilize. The glues and...
  10. If they sound better to you then they do.

    If they sound better to you then they do.
  11. Comparing any tenor ukulele to a banjo-uke is...

    Comparing any tenor ukulele to a banjo-uke is like comparing an acoustic guitar to an electric guitar plugged into an amp cranked to 10, not a fair fight.

    I have a number of loud spruce topped...
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    Thanks for sharing, I am huge Tiny Desk fan and...

    Thanks for sharing, I am huge Tiny Desk fan and follower. I have never heard her sing before, she should do more of it as she has a beautiful voice.
  13. I am glad you get it Bill. I understand peoples ...

    I am glad you get it Bill. I understand peoples enthusiasm in wanting information but the company just started to make a couple initial instruments. They are now making many changes and want to get...
  14. They are reworking the tenor ukulele and have...

    They are reworking the tenor ukulele and have changed the company name. They pulled all social media links under that old name and will be starting fresh with a new name. They are making numerous...
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    Welcome and I couldn’t have said it any better...

    Welcome and I couldn’t have said it any better then Rakelele above. Pride of ownership and the joy received from the wonderful sound of an all solid koa Hawaiian made instrument is immeasurable.
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    I can see you are kookoo for ukulele but are you...

    I can see you are kookoo for ukulele but are you also kookoo for coco puffs. The over 45 crowd will get that one.

    Welcome aboard and buy as many ukuleles and your heart desires and you pocketbook...
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    Yes I like to be prepared so I go through my gear...

    Yes I like to be prepared so I go through my gear before a performance. As you say singing is as big or bigger then the playing of the ukes. It is an accompaniment instrument and if vocals are good...
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    Yes two more small sizes, sopranino and the...

    Yes two more small sizes, sopranino and the smallest sopranissimo. Then there are 5 string tenors and 6 string tenors and 8 string tenors.

    Oh........... and then the long neck versions of soprano,...
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    The trouble with listening to sound samples on...

    The trouble with listening to sound samples on YouTube videos are numerous. The quality of recording equipment, the proper use of it, the skill of the player and even the song played. I have owned...
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    Well done, well said, Rules..........I mean...

    Well done, well said, Rules..........I mean “Things” to live by ;)

    Seems the bottom line is “if it works for you and makes you happy have at it”.
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    The Roadrunner RR1SUKE gig bag should work...

    The Roadrunner RR1SUKE gig bag should work perfectly. Go to their website and you will see the internal dimension is exactly 23.3” long.

    I have the concert model (3 years now) which works...
  22. Really beautiful Joseph. I love how warm and...

    Really beautiful Joseph. I love how warm and resonant that Kimo ukulele sounds.
  23. Absolutely beautiful, both the sound and the...

    Absolutely beautiful, both the sound and the playing. I sent the video to Luis, I know he will be very pleased with how you make one of his creations sound. Thank you for sharing. Bet you are glad...
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    Thanks so much for doing that review. I watched...

    Thanks so much for doing that review. I watched both videos, very well done. I like the fact that Flight are encouraging people to buy from their local music stores. Those places are really the heart...
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    Between three of us they have owned/own 5 Pono...

    Between three of us they have owned/own 5 Pono tenors and 3 Koolau tenors. The Koolau have a less chunky (shallower) neck profile.
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