Hawaiian Made


Kamaka HF-38 8 String Tenor Ukulele $1,595
SKU #174

The Kamaka HF-38 model is an 8-string tenor ukulele with a Hawaiian koa body. The structure is simple and without decoration giving this ukulele a natural look. The tuning of strings is G-G-C-C-E-E-A-A from top string. Like a 12-string guitar all the strings are doubled at an octave apart. The Kamaka HF-38 model is a good model for strumming any kind of music and is often preferred by singers. Tone is soft and mellow, with a traditional ukulele sound. Many Hawaiian professional musicians play this model. Kamaka original hard shell case is included.

(1)Kamaka logo
Kamaka logo with mother of pearl inlay is on the koa headplate.

(2)Schaller geared side peg tuners
Easy to tune with Schaller side peg geared tuners.

・Kamaka logo on the koa headplate
・Hawaiian koa body
・Ivoroid fret markers on the 5th, 7th, 10th 12th, and 15th fret
・Ivoroid side marker on the 7th fret
・Schaller side peg geared tuners
・Gloss finish
・Kamaka brand original strings 
・Tune:G-G(Low)-C(High)-C-E-E-A-A (from the 8th string to the 1st string)
・Country of Origin: U.S.A. (Hawaii)

【Specification】   【Dimensions】
Head Plate Koa   Length 70.6cm
Tuners Schaller Geared Tuner   Width of Body 23.2cm
Nut Bone   Depth at Bottom of Body 7.6cm
Fret Board Rosewood


Scale Length 43.4cm
Fret Marker Ivoroid   Distance of Strings at Nut 3mm/6mm
Side Marker Ivoroid   Distance of Strings at Saddle 3mm/10mm
Neck Mahogany   Thickness of Neck at Nut side 1.7cm
Body Top Hawaiian Koa   Nut Width 3.7cm
Body Back & Side Hawaiian Koa   Number of Frets 18 frets
Body Binding N/A   Jointed at Fret 14 fret
Body Purfling N/A   Weight 690g
Rosette N/A   ※These are measured values of a sample ukulele.
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Bridge Rosewood  
Saddle Bone  
Standard Strings Kamaka Brand Black Nylon Strings  

Kamaka Original Hard Shell Case
(See the picture click blue characters.)

※All pictures are of sample ukulele. it is not an actual article.
※Please ask us if you would like to see pictures of the ukulele of stock before order.
※This item can only be shipped to U.S. domestic.

Kamaka HF-38 8 String Tenor Ukulele

  • Brand: Kamaka Ukulele
  • Product Code: #174
  • Only Ships to: United States
  • Availability: Out Of Stock
  • $1,595.00

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