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Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele Natural

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The Hau'oli Tenor Ukulele from Fender, derived from the Hawaiian word for "happy," has all-mahogany sides, back, and neck, a unique Telecaster headstock shape, and an acrylic abalone rosette.

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Overview

The Hau'oli Tenor Ukulele from Fender, derived from the Hawaiian word for "happy," has all-mahogany sides, back, and neck, a unique Telecaster headstock shape, and an acrylic abalone rosette.

Includes a gig bag.

Features
  • Body Style: Tenor ukulele
  • Scale length: 11.75" (298mm)
  • Top: Laminated mahogany
  • Bracing: Tenor bracing
  • Back and sides: Laminated mahogany
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Nut width: 1.38" (35mm)
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Finish: Satin Polyurethane
  • Number of frets: 19
  • Tuners: Die-cast with vintage-style buttons
  • Strings: GHS Hawaiian Ukulele Tenor (1-A, 2-E, 3 Wound-C, 4-G)
  • Includes a gig bag
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FenderHau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele
 
4.6

(based on 13 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (5)
  • Consistent (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Novice (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Good for the Price

This is a decent Ukulele for the price. It has a nice bright tone and is great for beginners. One thing that I am a little confused about though. The 2nd string (C...Read complete review

This is a decent Ukulele for the price. It has a nice bright tone and is great for beginners. One thing that I am a little confused about though. The 2nd string (C in C Standard Tuning) is nickel wound while the rest are nylon. Now when I first bought this ukuelele it didn't bother me, but after a few days of playing it started to unwind due to the fact that when you first get this you have to crank up the strings to get it to the high notes the strings are tuned to. So, just note, you will more than likely want to replace this string or will have to soon after purchasing.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Spend a little extra and get better quality

This probably applies to models fabricated in late 2011 or early 2012, since all the old reviews are good. I bought the first instrument and, after a week or so, found out that...Read complete review

This probably applies to models fabricated in late 2011 or early 2012, since all the old reviews are good. I bought the first instrument and, after a week or so, found out that one of the tuning pegs was getting harder and harder to turn. I couldn't tighten one of the strings. Went back to GC and they happily changed it for me. I stopped using it for a couple of days and when I wanted to play again I found that the glue at the neck gave off, and the arm was partially separated from the body in a very grotesque manner. Again, went back to GC and they asked me to contact Fender directly, since I had a guarantee on it. In the meantime, I bought another one. The sound you get from these is very smooth and relaxing, so I decided to continue with this model. As I was tuning it, I realized that one of the pegs was getting stuck again! I changed the pegs from the broken one, which had no problems with them, to the new one. I found out that one of the bores through which you pass the peg cylinder was slightly off, creating friction on the cylinder and preventing the peg from turning. This actually pushed the tuning lever out of the metal case. I brought it back one last time to the store and the guys told me other customers had been having problems as well, and they suggested other instruments for just a little extra. Turns out it was worth it. So, if you have an extra 20 in your wallet, go for a better instrument.

Reviewed by 13 customers

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5.0

I would definitely recommend this Uke!

By Cindy

from Chickamauga, Georgia

About Me Experienced

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Good Tone

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing

    Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

    This lil uke sounds great and is very easy to handle.

     
    5.0

    Claim your gig bag

    By Aldo

    from Greensboro NC

    About Me Novice

    Pros

    • Good Tone

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

        Its a good ukulele, sounds great and the quality is good, you get a very good ukulele for the price...

         
        5.0

        Good sound needed new strings

        By Justin

        from Florida

        About Me Novice

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Practicing

          Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

          So I was initially taken with the fender headstock and then after changing out the strings for nalgut strings and a week of letting them stretch out it is consistent and has a nice tone.

           
          5.0

          Great mid priced option

          By Gilmouracademt

          from Chicago

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Consistent
          • Good Tone
          • Stays in tune

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Concerts
            • Practicing

            Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

            Bought this for my daughter as a step up from $40 beginners model. She's very happy with the sound and playability. We tried several others in the same price, as well as a few in the $250 range and this one had the best tone and best projection.

             
            5.0

            So happy with this ukulele! Love it!

            By Nette

            from Minneapolis

            About Me Novice

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Consistent
            • Good Tone
            • Strong

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Practicing

              Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

              I know how to play the guitar a little but I'm just learning the ukulele. This Fender is very nice quality for the price point and I can even make it sound beautiful!

              (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Spend a little extra and get better quality

              By Raul Ramos

              from San Diego, CA

              Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

              This probably applies to models fabricated in late 2011 or early 2012, since all the old reviews are good. I bought the first instrument and, after a week or so, found out that one of the tuning pegs was getting harder and harder to turn. I couldn't tighten one of the strings. Went back to GC and they happily changed it for me. I stopped using it for a couple of days and when I wanted to play again I found that the glue at the neck gave off, and the arm was partially separated from the body in a very grotesque manner. Again, went back to GC and they asked me to contact Fender directly, since I had a guarantee on it. In the meantime, I bought another one. The sound you get from these is very smooth and relaxing, so I decided to continue with this model. As I was tuning it, I realized that one of the pegs was getting stuck again! I changed the pegs from the broken one, which had no problems with them, to the new one. I found out that one of the bores through which you pass the peg cylinder was slightly off, creating friction on the cylinder and preventing the peg from turning. This actually pushed the tuning lever out of the metal case. I brought it back one last time to the store and the guys told me other customers had been having problems as well, and they suggested other instruments for just a little extra. Turns out it was worth it. So, if you have an extra 20 in your wallet, go for a better instrument.

              (4 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Hawaiian Fender

              By Joe

              from Port St. Lucie

              Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

              Beautiful tone, look and feel. Fast delivery Love you guys @ GC Rock on

              (13 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great value and sound!

              By Aaron P

              from MD

              Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

              I bought this ukulele about 4 months ago. I had been playing on my friends cheap ukulele for about a year. When i got this ukulele i was first struck by the design of it, it looks great! I can't tell you about the string that it can with because i immediately put on a set of aquila nyl-gut strings. I really like those strings and would recommend that you use them on this ukulele. Now the problem people had with tuning is not a problem for me. When i put the new strings on it went slightly out of tune for about a week then after that the string settled in and it would always be in tune for me (i would occasionally have to correct the C string but that was very rare.) So for overall value and sound this is one of the best out there, Fender did a great job just needs a new set of strings and you're set! Hope this helps.

              (11 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Excellent Value

              By Kevin McPhaill

              from Visalia, CA

              Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

              I have played the acoustic and electric guitars for over 25 years, and wanted to try the ukulele. This is an excellent instrument, easy to play and works well for a guitar player transitioning to the ukulele. And you get exceptional Fender quality! I highly recomment this instrument.

              (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              uke review

              By matteo

              from saint james, newyork

              Comments about Fender Hau'oli Mahogany Tenor Ukulele:

              i feel this ukelele is a very good starter uke for anyone interested in playing. i got one and i just love the handling on the product. overall it is great and i highly recommend it.

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