Kala KA-8 Gloss Mahogany Series 8-String Tenor Ukulele

8-string Tenor Ukulele with Mahogany Top, Back, and Sides, Mahogany Neck, and Rosewood Fingerboard - Gloss Natural
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Unique Tone with Gorgeous Looks!

Prepare to be impressed with Kala's KA-8 eight-string tenor ukulele. This great-sounding uke is part of Kala's Mahogany series, providing you with stunning looks and tone to match. One look at the KA-8's beautiful mahogany top, back, and sides, and you'll know this is one special uke. The G- and C-strings are doubled with octaves, while the E- and A-strings are in unison. This gives you a similar effect as a 12-string guitar, with a richer, more lush sound than a standard four-string uke. Equipped with a set of ultra-stable die-cast tuners and strung with premium Aquila Nylgut strings, there's no doubt this Kala KA-8 tenor ukulele was made to be played.

Kala's KA-8 Mahogany Series Eight-string Tenor Ukulele Features at a Glance:
  • A beautifully all-mahogany tenor ukulele that won't break the bank
  • Mahogany top, back, and sides provide stunning good looks and warm and mellow sound
  • G- and C-strings are doubled with octaves, E- and A-strings are in unison
  • Comfortable 17"-scale tenor neck is great for a wide range of hand sizes
  • Chrome die-cast tuning machines keep your tuning solid
  • Aquila Nylgut strings provide exceptional tone throughout their extended lifespan
Great looks, fantastic sound, superb feel - Kala's KA-8 tenor ukulele is an instrument for anyone!

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Tech Specs

Size Tenor
Finish Gloss
Top Material Mahogany
Back & Sides Material Mahogany
Binding Material White binding, black/white purfling
Neck Material Mahogany
Fingerboard Material Rosewood
Scale Length 17"
Nut Width 1.5"
Tuners Open-gear tuners
Overall Length 27"
Body Length 11.75"
Upper Bout Width 6.75"
Lower Bout Width 9"
Waist Width 5.25"
Body Depth 3.125"
Strings Aquila Nylgut Strings
Manufacturer Part Number KA-8

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5/5

Excellent instrument

Paid $100 more for this in Honolulu than it sells for here. I've played a custom made David Gomes tenor for years that cost six times the cost as this and the both sound excellent and play well. I bought this because I play a 12 string guitar and love the sound. This is well worth the price.
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Love this 8 String

This 8 String Kala Ukulele is terrific! It has great sound and I love the look. Took it to a Ukulele Gala and everyone wanted to try it; even the banjo players! Love it, love it!
Music background: I Play a Banjo/Uke in a Banjo Band.
See also: Ukeleles, Kala, Kala Ukuleles