Pono 2018 Pro Classic Spruce/Macassar Tenor (ETSHC(S)PC-SPO)

Pono 2018 Pro Classic Spruce/Macassar Tenor (ETSHC(S)PC-SPO)

Regular Price: $1,599.00

Special Price $1,279.00

Availability: Out of stock

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This is a new Pro Classic Series using a European spruce top and Macassar ebony sides & back. Along with its striking beauty, is a fantastic sound and feel. Now, for 2018, this model has a new multi-wood rosette and side sound port. This one has the Venetian cutaway for easy access to the highest frets.

Macassar ebony is one of the premier exotic woods used in high end custom acoustics. Even higher in cost than koa wood, but the sound quality is undeniably choice. How so? Clean and crisp, rich with overtones and singing sustain, and coupled with a spruce top, the dynamic range is wide and the projection is wonderful. 

Take a listen as Kalei samples this gorgeous new tenor model from Pono.

Framing off this exquisite ebony is curly maple wood binding. Maple gives a natural contrast that really pops!

This model, like all Pro Classics from Pono, has a radius fingerboard. It's not an extreme radius, and it's hardly noticeable until pointed out. But it adds to the comfort of play.

The dual action truss is another advantage to the Pono tenors. This allows us to fine tune the curvature of the neck, and it gives extra long term stability and adjust-ability.

This model comes in a very protective wooden arched top hardshell case designed for it.

Pono only uses solid woods, only bone nut and saddle, only wood bindings, and no plastics.  They have a climate controlled factory on the island of Java and diligently aim for perfection on every level. It shows! This is a Pono factory tour video we shot in March 2017.

Additional Information
Specs

Pono Pro Classic Series Spruce/Ebony Tenor

Solid European spruce top, Solid Macassar ebony back and sides.

Maple bindings (top and back) with abalone top purfling.

Macassar faceplate, Ebony fingerboard, and bridge.

Abalone rosette, Pearl fingerboard position dots.

Slotted headstock.

Bone nut and saddle.

Dual Action Adjustable Truss rod.

Gloss finish.

Include deluxe hard case and humidifier.

• Total length: 26-38”
• Body Length: 12-1/16”
• Body width/Upper bout/Lower bout: 6-1/2” 8-15/16”
• Body Depth upper bout/Lower bout: 2-9/16” 3-1/8”
• Fingerboard width at nut and 12th fret: 1-3/8” 1-11/16”
• Soundhole diameter: 2-5/8”
• Scale length: 16-15/16”

Options

Most people shop with us because of the extensive quality control and final setup work we provide, at no extra cost, on all ukuleles we ship out. However, this is time consuming work and creates a delay in shipping. We now offer an "Expedited Setup" for those wanting to receive their instrument faster. See details on the Full Setup and Expedited Setup options, along with current turnaround times for each, at the link- HERE.

Comes with Hardshell Case.

It also includes the more expensive Oasis Ukulele Humidifier (OH-18 or OH-5+) depending on where you live. For more info see our Ukulele Care link at the bottom of the site.

If you want a different set of strings, you can buy them at the strings section and note that you want us to change them in the Special Instructions.

Put a note in the special instructions, if you have any preferences that our setup or shipping department should be aware of. 

After adding this to your cart, take advantage of great deals on Ukulele Accessories. With the purchase of this ukulele you won't pay shipping!

A pickup with installation can be added from THIS LINK.

Strap Buttons can be installed by going HERE.

There is No extra charge for Low G setup, just write, "Low G" under Special Instructions.

Aloha!

Brand Pono
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