Kanile'a K-1 CE Concert Ukulele Solid Koa Satin Finish #18350

Kanile'a K-1 CE Concert Ukulele Solid Koa Satin Finish #18350
SKU: 4281

Availability: 1 in stock

Regular Price: £1,029.00

Special Price Excl. VAT: £814.62 Incl. VAT: £977.55



Kanile'a make some of the finest ukuleles on the sunny island of Oahu. Their instruments have incredible finishes, really second to none, and they possess incredible poise, both physically and sonically.

They feel so light in the hand, thanks to very clever bracing and beautifully refined, high quality thin wood being used. Everything on the bodies is designed to maximise vibrations - the "touch and release" bracing allows the top to ring for longer, the internal binding top the top and back is as minimal as possible without compromising structural integrity, and the wood is very carefully selected for the correct grain properties which allows the soundwaves to be created. And everything is put together by master craftsmen, who love what they do, and this shows.
As of 2017, Kanile'a started to replace CITES restricted materials such as Rosewood and Abalone with more sustainable options. So, you now have Ebony fretboard and bridge and beach sand fretboard markers, which look really lovely.

All this attention to detail results in a huge but crystal clear and balanced sound, endless sustain and very pretty and complex harmonics in the sound. You really can do everything on a Kanile'a!
Select Solid Koa Body 
Ebony Fret Board and Bridge 
Kailua beach sand position dots 
South American mahogany neck 
Rounded back 
Bridge Pins 
Chrome Geared Grover Tuner Keys
UV Natural Satin finish 
Aquila Super Nylgut strings
38mm nut width
Pod case included
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