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Martin C1K Concert Ukulele Natural

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Martin has built the world's finest ukuleles since 1916, and tenor ukes since 1929 that have long been prized for their full-bodied voice and great volume. The C1K concert-sized model features top, ba... Read More

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Overview

Martin has built the world's finest ukuleles since 1916, and tenor ukes since 1929 that have long been prized for their full-bodied voice and great volume. The C1K concert-sized model features top, back and sides crafted of solid Hawaiian koa, a wood native to Hawaii and a favorite of island players. Entire body is finished in high quality satin lacquer, and features an applied dovetail neck joint. The C1K Uke is a beautiful example of why Martin is still the name in superior quality ukuleles.

Includes gig bag.

Features
  • Concert size body
  • Solid Hawaiian Koa top, back and sides
  • Dovetail neck joint
  • Select hardwood neck
  • High quality satin lacquer
  • Includes gig bag
Specifications
  • Model: C1K Uke
  • Construction: Mahogany Blocks/Applied Dovetail Neck Joint
  • Body Size: Concert Uke
  • Top: Solid Hawaiian Koa
  • Rosette: Black/White/Black Boltaron
  • Top Bracing Pattern: Concert Ukelele
  • Top Braces: Solid Sitka Spruce
  • Back Material: Solid Hawaiian Koa
  • Back Purfling: none
  • Side Material: Solid Hawaiian Koa
  • Endpiece: none
  • Endpiece Inlay: none
  • Binding: none
  • Top Inlay Style: none
  • Side Inlay: none
  • Back Inlay: none
  • Neck Material: Select Hardwood
  • Neck Shape: Concert Uke
  • Nut Material: White Tusq
  • Headstock: Solid/Uke Taper
  • Headplate: Solid Hawaiian Koa or Solid Tasmanian Blackwood
  • Heelcap: none
  • Fingerboard Material: Solid Morado
  • Scale Length: 15
  • Number of Frets Clear: 14
  • Number of Frets Total: 17
  • Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1-13/32''
  • Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 1-13/16''
  • Fingerboard Position Inlays: One @ 5th, Two @ 7th, One @ 10th - Whte ABS
  • Fingerboard Binding: none
  • Finish Back & Sides: Satin
  • Finish Top: Satin
  • Finish Neck: Satin
  • Bridge Material: Solid Morado
  • Bridge Style: Concert Uke Style
  • Bridge String Spacing: 1-41/64''
  • Saddle: White Tusq
  • Tuning Machines: Nickel Open-Geared w/ White Buttons
  • Recommended Strings: Martin Ukulele (M600)
  • Bridge & End Pins: none
  • Pickguard: none
  • Interior Label: Paper
Warranty
MANUFACTURER'S WARRANTY
One year warranty on Martin Backpackers, Little Martins and Ukuleles. Limited lifetime on other Martin guitars.


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4.5

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4.0

Beauty with a few problems

By ALICE C

from Portland, Oregon

I would give 5 stars because this ukulele is beautiful and has a wonderful sound. However, I had to return the first C1k due to bad intonation, very high string setup and poorly finished frets. To guitar Center's credit, they immediately ordered a different one. Unfortunately, the second one although even more beautiful than the first, also had bad intonation. The frets were much better. Overall the finish is good and it has a very sweet sound. Since GC gives you 30 days to return, I decided to take it to 2 different local luthiers to see if the intonation could be improved without too much expense. I was advised by both to just return it. However, Since I loved the sound and beautiful wood, I decided to have the intonation fixed. The bridge was set in the wrong place and was fixed by creating a new custom bridge to adjust the position of the strings. The total cost was $100.00 which included new stings and filing the frets. This ukulele is now perfect. I originally bought it from GC, at a discounted price so even with the additional cost of fixing the intonation, this ukulele sounds and looks beautiful and is worth the cost. I would advise to buy, but check it and have the price adjusted accordingly.

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5.0

Couldn't be happier!

By Timothy Clark

from Herriman, Utah

I received my C1K in the mail, and I couldn't be happier with it! I love the way it looks, the tone is superb, the craftsmanship is excellent, and it is very playable! I would most certainly recommend this Ukulele to anyone looking for good quality at a reasonable price! 5 stars for tone. 5 stars for craftsmanship. 5 stars for playability.

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