APC UKU T BJ100 TENOR BANJOLELE KOA
APC UKU T BJ100 BANJOLELE KOA - TENOR
Hand made Portuguese banjolele
Rozměry / Dimensions: 700 mm x 300 mm x 85mm
Nultové pražce / Nut width: 36 mm
Menzura /Scale: 455 mm
Blano / membrane: Kůže /Leather
Krk / Neck: Mahagon
Hmatník / Fretboard: Africké tvrdé dřevo / African hard wood
Tělo / Body: Sapelli
Struny / Strings: Aquila nylgut GCEA
Značky na hmatníku / Fret markers: 5,7,10, 12
Pražce / Frets: 18
Ladění / Tuners: Otevřena chromováná mechanika / Open chrome tuners
Ruční vyroba z Portugalsku.
PORTUGESE MADE UKULELE BANJO - SOLID KOA
Hand made with solid koa in Portugal. Classic uke tuning: GCEA
This instrument is the Portuguese banjo and comes in different sizes and with a different number of strings (often with different names, like viola banjo / banjolim / banjola / banjo de acordes / banjo trompete.
There are banjos of cavaquinho-size with 4 single strings; a larger one with 4 single strings is a kind of tenor banjo : (banjo de acordes).
With 4 double strings and the size of a mandolin : the banjolim; a larger one with 4 double strings, the size of a mandola : the banjola.
With 6 strings as a guitar-like banjo : the viola banjo. They are all used for folk music.
Usually the body of these banjo's is made of a round wooden box (side and back), in which the "drum" with the metal rim and the skin front, are fixed with a screw. The body of the banjo trompete (which is about the same size as the banjolim,) is made of metal (front and side together), with a wooden back.