Luna Uke Banjolele 8" Banjo Ukulele - Ulu


The Luna Banjolele 8" Ukulele features some inspired etchings on its mahogany back. The mahogany neck has a smooth rosewood fingerboard and a 15.5" soprano scale. Tuned like a concert ukulele, this banjolele is sure to add some distinctive tones to your jams. The etched patterns on the back of Luna's banjoleles are a tribute to traditional Hawaiian quilt design. In the early 1800's, missionaries brought woven fabrics and steel needles and taught the Hawaiian people how to make patchwork quilts. But the Hawaiians made them uniquely their own. The designs were cut from one piece by folding fabric in the same way that you would fold paper to cut snowflakes and were based on the many plants that surrounded them. Luna has chosen the KALO (taro plant) as inspiration because this plant was a sacred and an essential part of early Hawaiian life. Love the Uke and are ready to expand your playing possibilities? Pick up a Banjo Ukulele!

Serial Number: SP22030335

Weight: 3.2lbs

  • Item ID:  UKE B8 ULU
  • Model Name:  Uke Banjolele  8 Inch Ulu Design
  • Design Feature: Laser Breadfruit Design Back Res
  • Dexterity:  Right Handed
  • Body Material: Maple
  • Body Type: UKE Banjo
  • Top Material:  Clear Head
  • Top Contour:  Flat Top
  • Neck Material:  Maple
  • Scale Length:  15.5"(394mm)
  • Construction:  Bolt-On Neck
  • Neck Shape:  C
  • Fretboard Material:  Purple Heart
  • Inlays: Pearloiod Dot
  • # of Frets: 19
  • Fretboard Radius: Flat
  • Nut: Polymer White
  • Nut Width:  1 9/16"(39.7mm)
  • Tuners:  Sealed Die Cast
  • Knobs:  None
  • Hardware Color:  12 piece chrome bracket
  • Bridge:  Maple
  • Binding:  Tortoise
  • Finish:  Tobacco Burst
  • Strings: Nylon Ukulele Strings