Category: Ko’olau

 

The meticulous work that Ko’olau is known for is apparent in this more affordable line from them. The look, tone, and feel is everything you need to take your playing to the next level!

  • Select Koa, Mahogany, Kulawood, Hawaiian Ash, or ‘Ulawood top, back, and sides.
  • Spruce top available.
  • Rosewood fingerboard and tie type bridge.
  • Rosewood faceplate with pearl logo inlay
  • Pearl fingerboard position dots
  • Bone nut and saddle.
  • Grover tuners
  • All Hide glue construction
  • Nitrocellulose Satin finish.
  • Includes a Ko’olau Hardshell Case.

Available in Traditional or Pineapple shape.

 
Standard
Concert
Tenor
Baritone
Total Length
20-7/8″
24″
26-38″
30″
Body Length
9-7/16″
11-1/16″
12-1/16″
14″
Body Width
Upper Bout
Lower Bout
5″
6-5/8″
5-7/8″
7-7/8″
6-1/2″
8-15/16″
7-9/16″
10-1/16″
Body Depth
Upper Bout
Lower Bout
2″
2-3/8″
2-1/4″
2-3/4″
2-9/16″
3-1/8″
2-11/16″
3-3/16″
Fingerboard
Width at Nut
at 12th Fret
1-3/8″
1-3/4″
1-3/8″
1-11/16″
1-3/8″
1-11/16″
1-1/2″
1-13/16″
Soundhole
Diameter
1-13/16″
2-1/16″
2-5/8″
2-7/8″
Scale Length
13-1/2″
14-3/4″
16-15/16″
20-1/8″

Model 1 Series  
Satin Finish
Soprano Model S-1 $950
Concert Model C-1 $1050
Tenor Model T-1 $1,250
Baritone Model B-1 $1,350

 

Includes a Ko’olau Hardshell Case.

CE

Tenor and Baritone Electric Cutaway ‘Ukulele. Semi-hollow mahogany body, select Koa top. Rosewood faceplate with pearl logo inlay. Ebony fingerboard and bridge. Pearl dot fingerboard position dots, bone nut and saddle, Gotoh tuners, satin finish. L.R. Baggs active amplification system with single volume control.

Includes a Custom Hardshell Case

Tenor or Baritone CE  Satin Finish $1995

Tenor or Baritone CE  Gloss Finish  $2495

 

 
Standard
Concert
Tenor
Baritone
Total Length
20-7/8″
24″
26-38″
30″
Body Length
9-7/16″
11-1/16″
12-1/16″
14″
Body Width
Upper Bout
Lower Bout
5″
6-5/8″
5-7/8″
7-7/8″
6-1/2″
8-15/16″
7-9/16″
10-1/16″
Body Depth
Upper Bout
Lower Bout
2″
2-3/8″
2-1/4″
2-3/4″
2-9/16″
3-1/8″
2-11/16″
3-3/16″
Fingerboard
Width at Nut
at 12th Fret
1-3/8″
1-3/4″
1-3/8″
1-11/16″
1-3/8″
1-11/16″
1-1/2″
1-13/16″
Soundhole
Diameter
1-13/16″
2-1/16″
2-5/8″
2-7/8″
Scale Length
13-1/2″
14-3/4″
16-15/16″
20-1/8″

Model 1 Series  
Satin Finish
Soprano Model S-1 $950
Concert Model C-1 $1050
Tenor Model T-1 $1,250
Baritone Model B-1 $1,350

 

Includes a Ko’olau Hardshell Case.



This model is the Koa CE

Koa T100-

  • Select Koa, Mahogany, Kulawood, Hawaiian Ash, or ‘Ulawood top, back, and sides.
  • Spruce, Cedar, or Sequoia Redwood top available as a 100SP (requires top binding
    add $300) 
  • Ebony fingerboard and tie type bridge . Ebony faceplate with pearl logo inlay, pearl fingerboard position dots, bone nut and saddle, abalone rosette, pearl fingerboard position dots,
  • Gotoh nickel geared or friction tuners.
  • Satin or Gloss Finish.
    Traditional or Pineapple shape. 

    Includes a Ko’olau Hardshell case.
    Model:
    Satin Finish
    Gloss Finish
    Soprano Model S-100
    $1,795
    $2,295
    Concert Model C-100
    $1,995
    $2,495
    Tenor 4-String Model T-100
    $2,195
    $2,695
    Baritone 4-String Model B-100
    $2,495
    $2,995

    MODEL 100 ADD-ONS:

    • CUTAWAY BODY …………………………….$500
    • SLOTTED  HEADSTOCK ………………….. $300
    • FIGURED WOOD UPGRADE …………….$300
    • RADIUS FINGERBOARD ………………….$150
    • PIN BRIDGE WITH EBONY PINS ……….$100
    • TOP BINDING AND PURFLING (mahogany, koa, spruce, cedar, or redwood top) …….$300
    • TENOR 6 or 8-String ……………………….$400
    • Gloss Finish …………………………………… $450

    Model 1 Series  
    Satin Finish
    Soprano Model S-1 $950
    Concert Model C-1 $1050
    Tenor Model T-1 $1,250
    Baritone Model B-1 $1,350

     

    Includes a Ko’olau Hardshell Case.

    The Deluxe is the model used by Lyle Ritz, Benny Chong, Abe Lagrimas Jr.,  Craig Brandau, and other amazing ukulele players. These are some of the options you can choose from-


     


    Deluxe Series ‘Ukulele

    • Figured grain Koa, Mahogany, Kulawood, Rosewood, Mango, Hawaiian Ash, or Myrtle    Mastergrade Wood Upgrade Available 
    • Top soundboard wood choice of Koa, Mahogany, Mango, Spruce, Cedar, or Sequoia Redwood
    • Ebony bridge and fingerboard
    • Tie type or pin bridge with ebony and pearl inlay bridge pins
    • Top and back wood binding (choice of rosewood, ebony, koa, or maple)
    • Top purfling of simple white and black or wood marquetry inlay
    • Abalone or wood rosette
    • Pearl logo and fingerboard position dots
    • High quality Gotoh gold friction or geared tuners (optional Waverly tuners available)
    • All hide glue construction
    • Bone nut and saddle.
    • Satin or Gloss Nitrocellulose Finish.

      Includes a Ko’olau Hardshell case.
      Deluxe Model:
      Satin Finish
      Gloss Finish
      Soprano 
      $2895
      $3395
      Concert 
      $3095
      $3595
      Tenor 
      $3295
      $3795
      Baritone 
      $3595
      $4095

        • Deluxe Series Add-ons:

      Slotted Headstock …………….. …… $300
      Wood Upgrade ………………………… $300
      Cutaway Body …………………………. $500

      Waverly Tuners ……… ……………….. $300
      Ko’olau Ameritage Case ……………  $350
      Tenor 6 or 8-String …………………… $400
      Gloss Finish ……………………………… $450

      Model 1 Series  
      Satin Finish
      Soprano Model S-1 $950
      Concert Model C-1 $1050
      Tenor Model T-1 $1,250
      Baritone Model B-1 $1,350

       

      Includes a Ko’olau Hardshell Case.

      • T-100SP is a Model T-100 with Upgrades

      • Select Koa, Mahogany, Kulawood, or Hawaiian Ash  back, and sides.
      • Spruce or Cedar top with Top Binding of Ebony, Rosewood, or Maple
      • Ebony fingerboard and tie type bridge . Ebony faceplate with pearl logo inlay, pearl fingerboard position dots, bone nut and saddle, abalone rosette, pearl fingerboard position dots,
      • Gotoh nickel geared or friction tuners.
      • Satin or Gloss Finish. Available in Traditional or Pineapple shape. 

        Includes a Ko’olau Hardshell case.
        Model:  T-100d (prices do not include Upgrades
        Satin Finish
        Gloss Finish
        Soprano Model S-100
        $1695
        $2195
        Concert Model C-100
        $1895
        $2395
        Tenor 4-St Model T-100
        $1995
        $2495
        Baritone 4-St Model B-100
        $2195
        $2695

        MODEL 100 SP OPTIONS:

        • CUTAWAY BODY …………………………….. $400
        • SLOTTED  HEADSTOCK ……………………. $250
        • FIGURED WOOD UPGRADE ………………$300
        • RADIUS FINGERBOARD ……………………$100
        • PIN BRIDGE WITH EBONY PINS …………$100
        • TOP BINDING AND PURFLING (mahogany, koa, spruce, cedar, or redwood top) …….. $300
        • TENOR 6 or 8-String ……………………….   $300



        The CS has a rounded body shape, snake headstock, and a radius fretboard.

        Master Grade figured Koa, Mahogany, Mango, Kulawood, Rosewood, Hawaiian Ash, or Myrtle back and sides.  Wood Upgrade available.

        Top soundboard wood choice of Koa, Mahogany, Mango, Spruce, Cedar, or Sequoia Redwood.

        Ebony fingerboard and tie type or pin bridge with ebony and pearl inlay bridge pins.

        Top, back, and fingerboard wood binding (rosewood, koa, ebony, or maple), abalone top purfling and rosette, pearl fingerboard inlays, bone nut and saddle, ebony faceplate with pearl logo.

        Gotoh geared gold tuners with ebony buttons (Waverly Tuners Optional)

        Gloss or Satin Finish.

        Model CS Add-ons:

        Slotted Headstock:   $300

        Cutaway Body:  $500

        Wood Upgrade:  $300

        Top Woods: Spruce, Cedar, or Sequoia Redwood, Mahogany, or Koa

        Top and Back Binding: Ebony, Rosewood, Koa, or Maple

        Waverly Tuners:  add $300

        Tenor 6 or 8-String …………..  add $400

        Case: Ameritage/Ko’olau Climate Control: add $350

        Amplification: passive or active available, inquire for pricing

        Gloss Finish:  add $450

        Tenor Satin - $3495
        Tenor Gloss - $3995 




         

        Super Sweet Tone!


        Pineapple Shape

        Select Koa, Mahogany, Kulawood, or Hawaiian Ash top, back, and sides.

        Or a Spruce or Cedar top available (T-100SP).

        Ebony fingerboard and tie type bridge .

        Ebony faceplate with pearl logo inlay, pearl fingerboard position dots, bone nut and saddle, abalone rosette, pearl fingerboard position dots

        Gotoh nickel geared or friction tuners.

        Satin or Gloss Finish.

        Includes a Ko’olau Hardshell case custom made for this.



        Soprano Pineapple  Satin Finish $1695    Gloss Finish $2195
        Concert Pineapple  Satin Finish $1895     Gloss Finish $2395
        Tenor Pineapple       Satin Finish  $1995    Gloss Finish $2495

        Model 100  Pineapple Options:
        Slotted  Headstock ……………………………………………………. $250
        Figured Wood Upgrade …………………………………………….. .$300
        Radius Fingerboard ……………………………………………………..$100
        Pin Bridge with Ebony Pins ……………………………………….$100
        Top binding and purfling (mahogany, koa, spruce, cedar, or redwood top) ……..$300
        Tenor 6 or 8-String ……………………………………………………… $300

         




        Most Ko’olau models are available with custom inlay.  Either designs similar to what we have done before, or a custom design of your own.  The options are almost unlimited.  Names, places, animals, or scenes.  



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        Soprano Pineapple  Satin Finish $1695    Gloss Finish $2195
        Concert Pineapple  Satin Finish $1895     Gloss Finish $2395
        Tenor Pineapple       Satin Finish  $1995    Gloss Finish $2495

        Model 100  Pineapple Options:
        Slotted  Headstock ……………………………………………………. $250
        Figured Wood Upgrade …………………………………………….. .$300
        Radius Fingerboard ……………………………………………………..$100
        Pin Bridge with Ebony Pins ……………………………………….$100
        Top binding and purfling (mahogany, koa, spruce, cedar, or redwood top) ……..$300
        Tenor 6 or 8-String ……………………………………………………… $300

         



        Hand carved tops and backs.  The end product is flawless.

        Due to a variety of options, please inquire for pricing.

         

        • Master Grade figured Koa, Mahogany, Mango, Kulawood, Rosewood, Hawaiian Ash, or Myrtle back and sides 
        • Top soundboard wood choice of Koa, Mahogany, Spruce, Cedar, or Sequoia Redwood
        • Ebony fingerboard and tie type or pin bridge with ebony and pearl inlay bridge pins 
        • Top, back, and fingerboard wood binding (rosewood, koa, ebony, or maple)
        • Abalone top purfling and Abalone rosette, pearl fingerboard inlays. Bone nut and saddle
        • Ebony faceplate with pearl logo
        • Waverly geared gold tuners with ebony buttons 
        • All hide glue construction
        • Gloss Nitrocellulose Finish


          Model:

          Gloss Finish

          Soprano $4595
          Concert $4795
          Tenor 4-String $4995
          Baritone 4-String $5295

            • Premium Series Add-ons:  (Collector’s Series is now an upgraded Premium Series)
                •  
              • Cutaway Body ………………………………….. $500
              • Slotted Headstock …………………………….  $300
              • Tenor 6 or 8-String …………………………… $400
              • Custom Inlay ……………………………………. Inquire