Favourite stringing for 8 string ukulele ?

You can do anything you like, but I believe the original tuning is octave tuning on the G and C pair, and unison tuning on E and A. That is, both the E and the A are tuned exactly the same. Using a high and low A is something that's usually done on a six-string tenor but not so common on an 8-string. I tune my LU-8 with only six strings: G and C in octaves and E and A as single strings. I didn't see a reason to have two pairs of identically tuned strings; it just made it a little harder to fret.
I keep my at the original tuning.
If you're happy with it it's all good. I'd say you might have a small problem with your typical 8 String string sets, jus sayin.
I can't recall his name but there was a fellow posting in the FB UU group a short time ago who had a Mele 8 string with all 4 string pairs tuned in octaves. It sounded amazing too! Of course you'd have the issue of non standard string sets again.
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My taropatch is tuned in unison pairs (high g), which is the traditional tuning for the taro (and is also traditionally concert-sized). No reason why you could do it on an 8 string tenor. It like it because I can play exactly the same tunes as on my 4 string, with no unexpected high/ low notes popping up when picking, but it still has a rich, full sound.
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