Preowned. Custom Koa Works Ukulele. A beautiful new Custom Koa Works Tenor Ukulele handcrafted on the Big island of Hawai’i by master luthier, Rich Godfrey. This beauty was just completed and incorporates a wonderful example of simple elegance defined by a master grade set of Hawaiian Koa wood.
Handcrafted of a master grade set of curly Hawaiian Koa wood on the face, back and sides, this beautiful instrument also boasts a musicians grade Macassar ebony wood fretboard and bridge, consistent with the best in recording level instruments. The top and back binding and bound fretboard are crafted with ebony wood in keeping with the musicians grade theme of the instrument. Elegant top paua shell purfling with matching paua shell rosette for a wonderful aesthetic appeal. The bound fretboard also adds for smooth play up and down the neck and is highly recommended for players who enjoy playing without having to worry about sharp fret ends. Gorgeous paua shell position markers on positions 5, 7, 10, 12, and 15 for quick reference. Abalone or ‘paua’ shell ‘Honu’ inlay on headstock representing the Hawaiian sea turtle with matching Hawaiian Koa wood top and back headstock plate. Professional gold evo fretwire and matching gold Gotoh super mini machine tuners for precise tuning. Honduras mahogany wood neck with truss rod for reduced weight and added stability and sustain, bone nut and saddle, and a poreless high-gloss finish are a few more amenities of this beautifully handcrafted custom Koa Works ukulele.
This beauty really sings and has tremendous volume and a classic Hawaiian Koa wood attack. Great projection clarity, and sustain. Absolute stunning piece and a wonderful instrument for both the professional musician and the ukulele enthusiast at heart. Now’s your chance to have a phenomenal player instrument from one of Hawaii’s foremost ukulele luthiers. ID#230025