Kamaka HF-3D2i Deluxe 2 Solid AAA Koa Tenor Ukulele #171432

Kamaka HF-3D2i Deluxe 2 Solid AAA Koa Tenor Ukulele #171432
SKU: 4027

Availability: 1 in stock

Regular Price: £2,895.00

Special Price Excl. VAT: £2,079.17 Incl. VAT: £2,495.00

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No need to explain the history and tradition of Kamaka instruments, other than to say that since 1916 they've been making seriously beautiful instruments. They're very, very good at it.

This model has a seriously beautiful slotted headstock, abalone purfling and rosette and startlingly sexy Koa all around - AAA grade for the top and not far off it for the back and sides. It feels so immensely special in the hand - it really has a certain X factor that is hard to describe. You can literally feel your inner Jake wanted to pop out. And in your ears, it has all the Hawaiian sound in spades, but with a really refined and cultured edge that is...well, expensive to achieve.

Soundwise when new it will be a little bit tight for the first few months, but the more you play it the more you'll get out of it. A change of strings to pep up the sound it you want a brighter vibe would be advised - D'Addario Carbons are very civilised and bring the best out of most Kamaka tenors.

Worth every penny, and a few more!

Spec:
Solid AAA Hawaiian Koa top
Premium Solid Koa back and sides 
Ebony Fret Board and Bridge 
Mahogany neck
Slotted Headstock
Rosewood binding with Abalone purfling
Abalone soundhole rosette
18 frets, 14 to the body
Gloss finish
36mm nut width
GCEA tuning
Geared Schaller Grandtune tuners
Bone nut and saddle
Kamaka strings
Kamaka hard case included

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