An absolute work of art! Custom DeVine Tenor Ukulele handcrafted on the island of Maui, HI by master luthier Eric DeVine. Eric handcrafts a select number of instruments per year using only the finest grade of woods and materials available. With a prestige and craftsmanship like no other, DeVine ukuleles are amongst some of the absolute finest ukuleles available in the world and highly sought after. His attention to detail and love of his craft is a testimony to the caliber of instruments he produces, many of which continue to be adorned by musicians worldwide including world-renowned musician Eddie Vedder.
This gorgeous DeVine tenor ukulele is handcrafted of premium master grade Hawaiian curly Koa face, back and sides with a rare blond curly Koa binding on the face and back of the instrument. Gorgeous contrast in the natural hues of the Koa wood adds to the elegant ambiance of this beautiful piece. Solid Hawaiian curly Koa neck with graphite rod for added stability in keeping with the theme of the all koa wood body of the ukulele. Ebony fretboard and bridge and abalone shell inlay on the soundboard for aesthetic appeal. Matchng Ebony wood bound fretboard for ease of play up and down the neck. Bone nut and saddle. Matching abalone shell position markers have been inlaid on positions 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 15, and 17.
A Beautiful paua shell rosette around the upper bout sound hole has been done for a very classy feel and side sound port for monitor-like effect. Classic ebony wood headstock cap with mother of pearl and abalone shell Hibiscus inlay. Elegant black-white pin-striped purfling on top, back, and sides. Professional fine-tune Waverly open-geared machine tuners for precise tuning and classic appeal. Nitrocellulose high-gloss finish.
DeVine ukuleles have a tone all to themselves. Remarkable clarity and sustain with perfectly set intonation as well. There is no compromise to the work that has been done and no expense of time or resource spared for the build. Beautiful aesthetics parallel the warm, rich and complex tones offered by this wonderful ukulele. One of the best in high-end custom ukuleles in the world, you’ll be very pleased with the craftsmanship and tones of a custom DeVine ukulele.