#178 Indian Rosewood/Engelmann Spruce Tenor Ukulele

Matt, at World of Ukes does a much better job of discribing my instruments than I do, so please, click on the first link below for more pictures and a discription by him, the second link for a short sound demo by him comparing the sounds of this instrument, #178, which is fan braced and #177, which is X braced.

https://worldofukes.co.uk/tenor-ukuleles/martin-beck-handmade-tenor-ukul...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gx-vdE--WkY&t=20s

 

Specs

Top: 

Engelmann Spruce

Top bracing: 

Sitka Spruce

Back and sides: 

Indian Rosewood

Back and sides bracing: 

Mahogany

Bridge: 

Amazon Rosewood

Finger board: 

Amazon Rosewood

Nut and saddle: 

Bone

Binding: 

Pomelle Bubinga

Peghead overlay: 

Figured Pacific Yew

Tuners: 

Gotoh UK 700

Fret wire: 

Evo Gold

Body length: 

12" ( 305 mm )

Width at lower bout: 

9 3/8" ( 238 mm )

Width at upper bout: 

6 7/8 " ( 175 mm )

Body depth at end: 

3 1/4" ( 83 mm )

Body depth at heel: 

2 7/8" ( 73 mm )

Scale length: 

17" ( 432 mm )

Nut width: 

1 7/16" ( 36.5 mm )

String spacing at saddle: 

1 3/4" ( 45 mm )

For purchase at: 

World of Ukes
48 Cecil Street
Carlisle, Cumbria
CA1 1NT
United Kingdom
44 1228 545882

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