Stewart MacDonald

Ukulele Kit, Soprano

Item #163816 Model 5351
Regular price $79.98
Sale price $79.98 Regular price $104.99
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Stewart MacDonald

Ukulele Kit, Soprano

Item #163816 Model 5351
Regular price $79.98
Sale price $79.98 Regular price $104.99
Ukuleles originated in the 19th century as a Hawaiian adaptation of the machete, which was introduced to the island by Portuguese immigrants. Today th. . . View More Details

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Ukuleles originated in the 19th century as a Hawaiian adaptation of the machete, which was introduced to the island by Portuguese immigrants. Today the ukulele is hugely popular around the world for its relative simplicity and enchanting sound. This kit is a great place for the novice luthier to start.

Detailed instructions guide you step-by-step through the build, from start to finish, and the high quality mahogany laminates for the back and sides reduce spring back and greatly aid stability.

Soprano specifications:
  • Overall length: 20-15/16" (532mm)
  • Scale length: 13-1/2" (343mm)
  • Width at the nut: 1-3/8" (35mm)
Each kit includes:
  • Solid mahogany top
  • Laminated mahogany back
  • Laminated mahogany sides
  • Fully shaped mahogany neck with two dowel pins for neck joint
  • Walnut fretboard, slotted and inlaid with position markers
  • Tuners with mounting hardware
  • Shaped string nut
  • Carved, drilled walnut bridge
  • Shaped saddle
  • Plastic dowel for making side dots
  • Fretwire
  • Rubber binding bands
  • Spruce braces, quartersawn and carved for top and back
  • Two spruce sound hole braces
  • Bridge plate
  • Full-sized bracing plan
  • Instruction book
  • Strings
Also available: #163817 Ukulele Kit, Concert, and #163818 Ukulele Kit, Tenor.

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