Circa 2020. Preowned. Custom ukuleles by Ko’olau Ukulele company. Absolutely stunning Custom Ko’olau ‘T100 SP’ Tenor Ukulele – handcrafted here on the island of Oahu by one of Hawaii’s foremost luthiers, Noa Bonk. This custom Ko`olau ‘T100 SP’ Tenor ukulele is a Model 100SP by designation and boasts several upgrades, including a slotted headstock, high gloss finish, radius fretboard, and master grade curly Hawaiian Koa wood – making it a functional piece of art!
The body is handcrafted with gorgeous master grade Hawaii-grown curly Koa wood face, back, and sides. Koa wood is amongst the most prized woods aesthetically and tonally in the world and is used by luthiers on the finest ukuleles and guitars. Instrument grade ebony wood fretboard and bridge in keeping with the natural beauty of the instrument. Elegant paua or abalone shell rosette with a slight radius on the fingerboard for smooth and easy play in higher positions on the neck. Honduras mahogany wood neck for insured stability. Matching curly Hawaiian Koa wood headstock veneer and professional Gotoh slotted headstock geared tuners for quick and precise tuning. The instrument also boasts a stylish mother-of-pearl inlay for the Ko`olau logo on the headstock. Mirror-like high gloss finish on body with satin style finish on the neck allows for the player’s hands to move freely up and down the neck without concern of ‘sticking’ as you play.
Tonally, this beautiful Custom Ko’olau ‘T100 SP’ Tenor Ukulele is a wonderful sounding instrument with a classic Hawaiian Koa wood bark with excellent mid-range with a nice shimmer on the top end. Great clarity and projection. A great playing ukulele from one of Hawaii’s most foremost luthiers, Noa Bonk of Ko’olau Ukuleles. ID#:210019