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Concert Ukulele

I'm building this uke for two reasons. I like ukes, and I'm practicing skills like bending and bracing in preparation for a full acoustic guitar build. I'm not in a hurry on this, so the project may drag, but life's what it is, right? Mahogany sides and neck, spruce sound boards, and possibly a wenge fretboard (we'll see).

Back and Front | July 5, 2017

A short update in which I have rough-cut the mahogany back and spruce sound board.


Making the Uke Neck | July 4, 2017

Marked and rough-cut the neck from a thick mahogany slab.


Introducing the Concert Ukulele Build | July 2, 2017

I've begun a concert ukulele build that I expect to proceed as a bit of a slow burn. I'm building this uke for two reasons; I like ukes, and I'm practicing skills like bending and bracing in preparation for a full acoustic guitar build. I'm not in a hurry on this, so the project may drag, but life's what it is, right?