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Recording King RU-998 Metal Body Resonator Ukulele Nickel-Plated

Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$499.99
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1274115039617
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Made from an entirely European bell brass body and featuring a 6" hand-spun Continental cone, this Recording King resonator ukulele adds a unique twist to the classic Hawaiian instrument. This rare ukulele model features a mahogany neck, rosewood fretboard, Champion-style friction tuners, pearloid headstock overlay and a bell brass coverplate.These...  Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$499.99
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Overview

Made from an entirely European bell brass body and featuring a 6" hand-spun Continental cone, this Recording King resonator ukulele adds a unique twist to the classic Hawaiian instrument. This rare ukulele model features a mahogany neck, rosewood fretboard, Champion-style friction tuners, pearloid headstock overlay and a bell brass coverplate.

These excellent features give the traditional instrument fantastic projection and a bark that is uncommon yet very appealing among ukuleles. 

Case sold separately.

Features

  • Body: Nickel-plated bell brass
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Cone: Hand-spun aluminum
  • Cone: Continental, 6"
  • Coverplate: Roundhole
  • Headstock: Plated Recording King logo
  • Headstock overlay: Pearloid
  • Tailpiece: Bell brass
  • Bridge: Hard maple
  • Position markers: Mother-of-pearl dot
  • Tuners: Champion-style friction
  • Finish options: Nickel-plated bell brass (RU-998)
  • Case sold separately
Specifications
  • Nut width: 1-3/8"
  • Scale length: 15"
  • Depth: 2.5"
  • Upper bout: 5-7/8"
  • Lower bout: 7-5/8"
  • Body length: 10-5/8"
  • Total length: 23"
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