Circa 2017. Kamaka Deluxe Tenor Ukulele -HF-3 D2I handcrafted by the world famous Kamaka Ukulele Co. This piece is an exceptional example of a deluxe model made by the Kamaka company and having gorgeous figured Hawaiian Koa wood. A wonderful representation of the Kamaka legacy which began over a 100 years ago in 1916.
This beautiful Kamaka ukulele boasts a gorgeous set of Hawaiian Koa wood on the face, back, and sides. 14-fret joint to the body with 18 overall frets to the soundhole. Jet black musicians grade Gabon Ebony wood fingerboard, bridge and a matching Ebony wood headstock plate in keeping with the elegant theme of the instrument. Gorgeous Rosewood top and back binding, and a subtle top, back, and sides purfling line. Paua or abalone shell top purfling with matching rosette and headstock ‘KK’ logo. Solid Honduras mahogany wood neck for added stability with a slotted headstock design. Schaller Grandtune professional geared tuners for smooth and precise tuning. Five-O pick up for quick plug and play. Strap button on neck. Nitrocellulose gloss finish.
Tonally, this is a classic Kamaka sound with a nice round and balanced sound with wonderful clarity, and projection. A highly recommended players ukulele from Hawaii’s most famous ukulele maker, Kamaka ukuleles. ID#: 200103.