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The Tenor Ukulele Wizard is set up to allow you to easily select items that are typically used in Tenor-type ukulele construction. The Kit Wizard provides you with 10% off retail on all parts and 30% off on customizations. To get this discount, you only need to include the "required items" in the kit. The price of the Kit Wizard will increase or decrease as you add or modify items. 

The Tenor Template Kit will give you a head-start on your project!

Adding customizations to your kit will add between 3 and 5 days to the preparation time, depending on the customizations included. 

We highly recommend you watch these videos before using the Kit Wizard. 

  

Check out our Kit Wizard FAQs.

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Click on the choices below to customize your product

Choose the plan you want to start with. Although the customizations in this kit are based on the PL77 Scott Antes plan, we highly recommend the Red Sands plan as well if you plan on doing your own customizing. 

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  • Plan, tenor ukulele - Red Sands (ref: PL90)

    by Red Sands Ukuleles - Heidi Litke

    Note: This plan is drawn in metric scale. It can easily be converted to English scale - 25.4mm = 1 inch.

    Be sure to check out Heidi's ukulele building course

    $13.00
    Plan, tenor ukulele - Red Sands (ref: PL90)

    $13.00
  • Plan, tenor ukulele (ref: PL77)

    by Scott Antes

    Like all of our other plans by Scott Antes, this is an extremely well-drawn CAD plan.

    This plan is 1 page and contains many details and options.

    $13.00
    Plan, tenor ukulele (ref: PL77)

    $13.00
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Choose your back and side set. The set you choose is the set you get but until you check out and pay for it, the set is still available for sale to other customers.

Bookmatched back and side set includes two bookmatched back pieces and 2 bookmatched sides. If you choose a Back/Side and Top set, you need not choose a top in the soundboard section. 

A good choice is Mahogany. Koa is the most traditional choice but also more expensive. 

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  • African Blackwood Ukulele Backs and Sides Thumbnail African Blackwood Ukulele Backs and Sides
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  • Black Acacia Ukulele Backs, Sides, and Tops Thumbnail Black Acacia Ukulele Backs, Sides, and Tops
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  • Brazilian Tigerwood Ukulele Backs and Sides Thumbnail Brazilian Tigerwood Ukulele Backs and Sides
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  • Khaya Ukulele  Backs, Sides and Top Thumbnail Khaya Ukulele Backs, Sides and Top
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  • Koa Ukulele  Backs, Sides and Top Thumbnail Koa Ukulele Backs, Sides and Top
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We can bend sides to match the PL77 plan. The sides are sanded to approximately .080" and are left at approximately 3" wide. We recommend to new builders that they have us bend their sides the first time around.

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  • Bend sides to tenor ukulele shape based on our PL77 plan (ref: SVSBU77)

    $35.00
    Bend sides to tenor ukulele shape based on our PL77 plan (ref: SVSBU77)

    $35.00
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If you have opted to have your sides bent, do not choose any side options here, choose only back customizations. If you are having your sides bent, we recommend: Join back only and sand to .085".

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  • Join back and sand to .085", sand sides to .080" - choose this if you are not having sides bent (ref: SVBJSU)

    $24.50
    Join back and sand to .085", sand sides to .080" - choose this if you are not having sides bent (ref: SVBJSU)

    $24.50
  • Join back and sand to .085" (nothing will be done with the sides) - choose this if you are having sides bent (ref: SVBJU)

    $17.50
    Join back and sand to .085" (nothing will be done with the sides) - choose this if you are having sides bent (ref: SVBJU)

    $17.50
  • Sand unjoined back to .090", sand sides to .080" - choose if you are not having sides bend and you don't want your back joined (ref: SVBSU)

    $17.50
    Sand unjoined back to .090", sand sides to .080" - choose if you are not having sides bend and you don't want your back joined (ref: SVBSU)

    $17.50
  • Sand unjoined back only to .090" - choose if you are having sides bent or you don't want sides sanded. Back will not be joined. (ref: SVBOSU)

    $10.50
    Sand unjoined back only to .090" - choose if you are having sides bent or you don't want sides sanded. Back will not be joined. (ref: SVBOSU)

    $10.50
  • Sand sides only to .080" - choose this if you don't want your back joined or sanded. (ref: SVSOSU)

    $10.50
    Sand sides only to .080" - choose this if you don't want your back joined or sanded. (ref: SVSOSU)

    $10.50
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If you have elected to have us join your back, you may also wish to have us profile it. We will profile your back to a tenor shape based on the PL77 plan leaving approximately 1/4 inch of extra material beyond the outline. This excess material can be removed later, once your box is complete, using a router with a flush trim bit or by other appropriate means.

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  • Profile joined back to tenor uke shape based on our PL77 plan (ref: SVPBU77)

    $3.50
    Profile joined back to tenor uke shape based on our PL77 plan (ref: SVPBU77)

    $3.50
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Choose an optional backstrip - the feature strip that goes down the back of the guitar. You will be given the option to have it installed in the next step.

Often, no backstrip is used. But if you prefer one, the BTLM2 (BWB) is a nice choice. 

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  • Marquetry Backstrips Thumbnail Marquetry Backstrips
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  • Wood Backstrips Thumbnail Wood Backstrips
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Have us install your backstrip. You must have chosen a backstrip and asked us to join your back in the previous selections. We sandwich the backstrip in between the back plates rather than rout and inlay.

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  • Insert backstrip (ref: SVBI)

    $3.50
    Insert backstrip (ref: SVBI)

    Backstrips are joined into the back, not routed. 

    $3.50
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Choose your 2-piece bookmatched soundboard. If you chose a Back/Side/Top set from the Back & Sides category, you do not need a top, but you may purchase one if you wish. 

In some cases, you are able to select a specific set of wood to include in your kit (“select a set”). Please note that until you pay for your order, that select-a-set is available for sale to other customers. Select-a-sets are easy to identify as they have a 3-digit ID code following the part number/SKU for example TSSUCTBC_120.

Engelmann or Sitka Spruce should be selected if you are looking for a bolder, more nuanced tone. 

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  • Sitka Spruce Ukulele Tops Thumbnail Sitka Spruce Ukulele Tops
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Choose your rosette. In the next step, if you choose to have it inlaid, we will inlay it as shown in the drawing. If you choose not to have it inlaid, the drawing is a suggestion of how you could inlay it yourself.

This is a purely cosmetic choice. We like to recommend the Mahogany RHMUT. 

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  • Ukulele Rosettes Thumbnail Ukulele Rosettes
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If you would like to have your rosette inlaid, we will inlay it as shown in the rosette photograph. This customization includes the joining and thickness sanding of your soundboard to approximately .110".

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  • Inlay Rosette - Optional Item

    $45.50
    Inlay Rosette - Optional Item

    $45.50
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Choose how you want your top customized. If you are inlaying a rosette, skip this step as the joining is included with a rosette inlay. 

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  • Join and sand top to .105" - skip this step if you are having your rosette inlaid. (ref: SVTJS105)

    $17.50
    Join and sand top to .105" - skip this step if you are having your rosette inlaid. (ref: SVTJS105)

    $17.50
  • Join and sand top to .100" - skip this step if you are having your rosette inlaid. (ref: SVTJS100)

    $17.50
    Join and sand top to .100" - skip this step if you are having your rosette inlaid. (ref: SVTJS100)

    $17.50
  • Sand unjoined top to .105" - skip this step if you are having your rosette inlaid. (ref: SVT105)

    $10.50
    Sand unjoined top to .105" - skip this step if you are having your rosette inlaid. (ref: SVT105)

    $10.50
  • Sand unjoined top to .100" - skip this step if you are having your rosette inlaid. (ref: SVT100)

    $10.50
    Sand unjoined top to .100" - skip this step if you are having your rosette inlaid. (ref: SVT100)

    $10.50
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If you have elected to have us join your top, you may also wish to have us profile it. We will profile your soundboard to a tenor ukulele shape based on the PL77 plan, leaving approximately 1/4 inch of extra material beyond the outline. This excess material can be removed later, once your box is complete, using a router with a flush trim bit or by other appropriate means.

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  • Profile joined top to tenor uke shape based on our PL77 plan (ref: SVPTU77)

    $3.50
    Profile joined top to tenor uke shape based on our PL77 plan (ref: SVPTU77)

    $3.50
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Choose your fingerboard or fretboard. You can add slotting customizations in the next steps.

West African Ebony (FBAE1MU) is a standard choice. 

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READ!!! If you want your fingerboard slotted, you must enter a scale length here or we will not be able to process your order!

**You must have selected a fingerboard to use this service.

**If you choose to have your fingerboard slotted, you must make a selection in the remaining fingerboard customizations as well. If you do not make choices, we will choose the following for you: Slot Depth - .095", Nut Slot Position - Standard Nut Slot Position, Nut Slot Offset - 1/8" behind the nut. 

Enter a scale length between 8" and 40". Use the fingerboard calculator in the LMI Help Center to be sure your choices will fit on the board you chose. Both of the plans offered use a 17.0 inch scale.

To convert mm to inches, divide the mm by a factor of 25.4. Ex: 660mm divided by 25.4 equals  25.98" inches. 

**If you choose to have your fingerboard slotted, you must make a selection in the remaining fingerboard customizations as well. 

Enter the number of fret slots desired (not including the nut slot). A typical number of slots on a tenor uke is 19.

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  • 10 fret slots (ref: SVNF10)

    $4.90
    10 fret slots (ref: SVNF10)

    $4.90
  • 11 fret slots (ref: SVNF11)

    $4.90
    11 fret slots (ref: SVNF11)

    $4.90
  • 12 fret slots (ref: SVNF12)

    $4.90
    12 fret slots (ref: SVNF12)

    $4.90
  • 13 fret slots (ref: SVNF13)

    $4.90
    13 fret slots (ref: SVNF13)

    $4.90
  • 14 fret slots (ref: SVNF14)

    $4.90
    14 fret slots (ref: SVNF14)

    $4.90
  • 15 fret slots (ref: SVNF15)

    $4.90
    15 fret slots (ref: SVNF15)

    $4.90
  • 16 fret slots (ref: SVNF16)

    $4.90
    16 fret slots (ref: SVNF16)

    $4.90
  • 17 fret slots (ref: SVNF17)

    $4.90
    17 fret slots (ref: SVNF17)

    $4.90
  • 18 fret slots (ref: SVNF18)

    $4.90
    18 fret slots (ref: SVNF18)

    $4.90
  • 19 fret slots (ref: SVNF19)

    $4.90
    19 fret slots (ref: SVNF19)

    $4.90
  • 20 fret slots (ref: SVNF20)

    $4.90
    20 fret slots (ref: SVNF20)

    $4.90
  • 21 fret slots (ref: SVNF21)

    $4.90
    21 fret slots (ref: SVNF21)

    $4.90
  • 22 fret slots (ref: SVNF22)

    $4.90
    22 fret slots (ref: SVNF22)

    $4.90
  • 23 fret slots (ref: SVNF23)

    $4.90
    23 fret slots (ref: SVNF23)

    $4.90
  • 24 fret slots (ref: SVNF24)

    $4.90
    24 fret slots (ref: SVNF24)

    $4.90
  • 25 fret slots (ref: SVNF25)

    $4.90
    25 fret slots (ref: SVNF25)

    $4.90
  • 26 fret slots (ref: SVNF26)

    $4.90
    26 fret slots (ref: SVNF26)

    $4.90
  • 27 fret slots (ref: SVNF27)

    $4.90
    27 fret slots (ref: SVNF27)

    $4.90
  • 28 fret slots (ref: SVNF28)

    $4.90
    28 fret slots (ref: SVNF28)

    $4.90
  • 29 fret slots (ref: SVNF29)

    $4.90
    29 fret slots (ref: SVNF29)

    $4.90
  • 30 fret slots (ref: SVNF30)

    $4.90
    30 fret slots (ref: SVNF30)

    $4.90
  • 31 fret slots (ref: SVNF31)

    $4.90
    31 fret slots (ref: SVNF31)

    $4.90
  • 32 fret slots (ref: SVNF32)

    $4.90
    32 fret slots (ref: SVNF32)

    $4.90
  • 33 fret slots (ref: SVNF33)

    $4.90
    33 fret slots (ref: SVNF33)

    $4.90
  • 34 fret slots (ref: SVNF34)

    $4.90
    34 fret slots (ref: SVNF34)

    $4.90
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**If you choose to have your fingerboard slotted, you must make a selection in the remaining fingerboard customizations as well. 

We are unable to radius ukulele fingerboards - uke boards are typically not radiused. If you plan on radiusing your fretboard yourself you should choose the deep slot, otherwise choose shallow. 

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  • .095" fret slot depth (ref: SVFSS)

    $0.00
    .095" fret slot depth (ref: SVFSS)

    $0.00
  • .145" fret slot depth (ref: SVFSD)

    $0.00
    .145" fret slot depth (ref: SVFSD)

    $0.00
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**If you choose to have your fingerboard slotted, you must make a selection in the remaining fingerboard customizations as well. 

Nut Position - Choose either the Standard or Zero Fret nut position option. The Standard nut slot moves the kerf back half the width of the slot. Our slots are .024”, so we move it back .012”. This puts the string’s breakaway point (the edge of the nut) at “true zero”. The Zero Fret option places the nut slot so that it is centered at the zero point of the scale. This works for those who install a zero fret – a fret at the nut position (with the actual nut getting placed just behind it to position the string spacing and guide the strings towards the tuning machines). Some players like an instrument with a zero fret as it helps eliminate the tonal differences between fretted and unfretted notes.

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  • Standard nut slot position (ref: SVFSN)

    $0.00
    Standard nut slot position (ref: SVFSN)

    $0.00
  • Zero nut slot position (ref: SVFZN)

    $0.00
    Zero nut slot position (ref: SVFZN)

    $0.00
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**If you choose to have your fingerboard slotted, you must make a selection in the remaining fingerboard customizations as well. 

Choose the nut slot offset. There will be this much wood left behind the nut position. 1/4" is pretty typical. 

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  • .125" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.125)

    $0.00
    .125" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.125)

    $0.00
  • .250" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.25)

    $0.00
    .250" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.25)

    $0.00
  • .375" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.375)

    $0.00
    .375" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.375)

    $0.00
  • .5" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.5)

    $0.00
    .5" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.5)

    $0.00
  • .75" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.75)

    $0.00
    .75" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO.75)

    $0.00
  • 1.0" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO1)

    $0.00
    1.0" space behind the nut (ref: SVFSNO1)

    $0.00
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Fingerboard positions markers for the side and face of the fingerboard. Mother-of-pearl or plastic pearloid markers are pretty traditional. We recommend 2mm for the side dots and 4.7 mm for the fingerboard face. Remember that shell can't be exported (due to extra paperwork and fees), so choose plastic and/or stone alternatives if you live outside the United States. 

We recommend the HSS316B for inlaying 4.72mm dots. 

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  • Plastic dot, white pearloid, 4.7mm, pack of 20 (ref: D4.72APK)

    Plastic position markers are a good substitute for shell particularly if you are going to export your completed instrument as there are no export restrictions on these markers.  

    $6.29

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    3 $5.60 Up to $2.08
    Plastic dot, white pearloid, 4.7mm, pack of 20 (ref: D4.72APK)

    $6.29
  • Shell dot, white MOP, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DWP2K)

    This is pure shell material, cut straight from the curved inside surface of the shell and then sanded flat.

    Shipping Restrictions: USA Only

    $11.35

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    5 $10.10 Up to $6.24
    Shell dot, white MOP, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DWP2K)

    $11.35
  • Plastic dot rod stock, white, 2mm (ref: PDOTW2)

    Plastic position markers are a good substitute for shell particularly if you are going to export your completed instrument as there are no export restrictions on these markers.  

    These rods measure 7 3/4" long.

    $1.39
    Plastic dot rod stock, white, 2mm (ref: PDOTW2)

    $1.39
  • Shell dot, gold MOP, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DGP2K)

    This is pure shell material, cut straight from the curved inside surface of the shell and then sanded flat.

    Shipping Restrictions: USA Only

    $11.35

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    Shell dot, gold MOP, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DGP2K)

    $11.35
  • Plastic dot rod stock, black, 2mm (ref: PDOTB2)

    Plastic position markers are a good substitute for shell particularly if you are going to export your completed instrument as there are no export restrictions on these markers.  

    These rods measure 7 3/4" long.

    $1.39
    Plastic dot rod stock, black, 2mm (ref: PDOTB2)

    $1.39
  • Shell dot, black MOP, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DBP2K)

    This is pure shell material, cut straight from the curved inside surface of the shell and then sanded flat.

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    $11.35

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    5 $10.10 Up to $6.24
    Shell dot, black MOP, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DBP2K)

    $11.35
  • Shell dot, paua abalone, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DPA2K)

    This is pure shell material, cut straight from the curved inside surface of the shell and then sanded flat.

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    $11.35

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    Shell dot, paua abalone, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DPA2K)

    $11.35
  • Dot, red jasper recon stone, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DRR2K)

    Reconstituted stone is an attractive, easy-to-use inlay material.  It is a great alternative to traditional shell inlay due to regulatory restrictions on shell.

    $9.90

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    Dot, red jasper recon stone, 2mm, pack of 20 (ref: DRR2K)

    $9.90
  • Shell dot, white MOP, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DWP4.72K)

    This is pure shell material, cut straight from the curved inside surface of the shell and then sanded flat.

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    $11.35

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    Shell dot, white MOP, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DWP4.72K)

    $11.35
  • Shell dot, paua abalone, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DPA4.72K)

    This is pure shell material, cut straight from the curved inside surface of the shell and then sanded flat.

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    $11.35

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    Shell dot, paua abalone, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DPA4.72K)

    $11.35
  • Shell dot, gold MOP, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DGP4.72K)

    This is pure shell material, cut straight from the curved inside surface of the shell and then sanded flat.

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    $11.35

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    Shell dot, gold MOP, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DGP4.72K)

    $11.35
  • Shell dot, black MOP, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DBP4.72K)

    This is pure shell material, cut straight from the curved inside surface of the shell and then sanded flat.

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    $11.35

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    Shell dot, black MOP, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DBP4.72K)

    $11.35
  • Dot, gold recon stone, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DGR4.76K)

    Reconstituted stone is an attractive, easy-to-use inlay material.  It is a great alternative to traditional shell inlay due to regulatory restrictions on shell.

    $9.90

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    Dot, gold recon stone, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DGR4.76K)

    $9.90
  • Dot, turquoise recon stone, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DTR4.76K)

    Reconstituted stone is an attractive, easy-to-use inlay material.  It is a great alternative to traditional shell inlay due to regulatory restrictions on shell.

    $9.90

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    Dot, turquoise recon stone, 4.72mm/3/16", pack of 20 (ref: DTR4.76K)

    $9.90
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Wood or plastic that protects the end grain of the back or top. Depending on the length of the product you will need 1 or 2 for the top, another 1 or 2 for the back and 1 for the fingerboard (normally left unbound). There should be enough remaining for an end graft if desired.

A nice black frame is a good choice. For plastic, use PB1 Bolteron. For wood, use WBIE1 Indian Ebony. Wood binding requires heat to bend, or we can bend it for you. 

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  • Binding, Indian Rosewood

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips.

    $4.90

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    Binding, Indian Rosewood (ref: WBRW1)

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    $4.90
  • Binding, Indian Rosewood w/Maple lam

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips.

    $6.97

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    Binding, Indian Rosewood w/Maple lam (ref: WBRWLM1)

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    $6.97
  • Binding, Indian Ebony

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips.

    $11.83

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    Binding, Indian Ebony (ref: WBIE1)

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    $11.83
  • Binding, Rocklite Ebano

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back.

    Rocklite® is a revolutionary and totally environmentally friendly approach to tonewoods for musical instruments. It looks and sounds like real ebony, and is very black unlike most ebony available today. It is an engineered composite produced from eco-friendly, readily available wood species. LMI has done loads of testing on this material and it performs well. It cuts, routs and sands easily and is black all the way through. If you're looking for a super-black alternate to ebony, Rocklite is for you!

    $5.80

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    Binding, Rocklite Ebano (ref: WBRL1)

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    $5.80
  • Binding, Rocklite Ebano w/Lime lam

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. 

    Rocklite® is a revolutionary and totally environmentally friendly approach to tonewoods for musical instruments. It looks and sounds like real ebony, and is very black unlike most ebony available today. It is an engineered composite produced from eco-friendly, readily available wood species. LMI has done loads of testing on this material and it performs well. It cuts, routs and sands easily and is black all the way through. If you're looking for a super-black alternate to ebony, Rocklite is for you!

    $6.49

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    Binding, Rocklite Ebano w/Lime lam (ref: WBRLLM3)

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    $6.49
  • Binding, Rocklite Ebano w/Maple lam

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back.

    Rocklite® is a revolutionary and totally environmentally friendly approach to tonewoods for musical instruments. It looks and sounds like real ebony, and is very black unlike most ebony available today. It is an engineered composite produced from eco-friendly, readily available wood species. LMI has done loads of testing on this material and it performs well. It cuts, routs and sands easily and is black all the way through. If you're looking for a super-black alternate to ebony, Rocklite is for you!

    $6.49

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    Binding, Rocklite Ebano w/Maple lam (ref: WBRLLM1)

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    $6.49
  • Binding, Boxwood

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips.

    $4.47

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    4 $3.80 Up to $2.68
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    Binding, Boxwood (ref: WBBX1)

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    $4.47
  • Binding, Cocobolo Rosewood, 2nd grade

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips. Cocobolo binding comes in a variety of colors and patterns and the pieces can change over the length of each piece. We have included a group shot here so you can get a sense of what you might receive. We will attempt to color match pieces. 

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    $7.51

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    4 $6.38 Up to $4.51
    12 $5.63 Up to $22.53
    Binding, Cocobolo Rosewood (ref: WBCB1)

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    $7.51
  • Binding, Cocobolo Rosewood w/Maple lam

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips.

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    $8.32

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    12 $6.24 Up to $24.96
    Binding, Cocobolo Rosewood w/Maple lam (ref: WBCBLM1)

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    $8.32
  • Binding, American Maple, plain

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips.

    $4.47

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    Binding, Maple (ref: WBMP1)

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    $4.47
  • Binding, American Maple, plain w/Rosewood lam

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips.

    $6.61

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    Binding, Maple w/Rosewood lam (ref: WBMPLM1)

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    $6.61
  • Binding, American Maple, moderate flame

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips.

    $4.26

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    Binding, Maple, good flame (ref: WBMPFL2)

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    $4.26
  • Binding, American Maple, strong flame

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    Wood binding serves to protect the corners of the instrument as well as seal the end grain of the soundboard and back. Many of our bindings have matching backstrips.

    $5.18

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    Binding, Maple, strong flame (ref: WBMPFL1)

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  • Plastic Trim, black, ABS

    Using filters to sort binding and purfling choices for thickness, height, compositions, etc., makes shopping for them much easier.

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    Plastic makes a good binding/purfling due to its resiliency and ease in bending. We are transitioning to all .250" tall plastic trim. You can rip taller material down if there is any concern about cutting your binding ledge through your kerfing although this shouldn't be a concern unless you have a very thick ledge. Reversed kerfing allows for a wider/deeper slot than standard bevel kerfing if that is a concern.

    $4.26

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    Binding, black, ABS (ref: PB4)

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    $4.26

Tell us how many pieces of your binding you want to have bent to a tenor ukulele shape based on the PL77 plan.

Price shown is per piece of binding bent.

Plastic binding does not have to be bent. 

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  • Bend binding to tenor ukulele shape based on our PL77 plan

    $3.50
    Bend binding to tenor ukulele shape based on our PL77 plan (ref: SVBBU77)

    We will bend your binding to a dreadnought shape. 

    Item Details
    $3.50

Purfling goes between the binding and the top or back and provides contrast and beauty.  Depending on the length of the product you will need 1 or 2 for the top and 1 or 2 for the back. There should be enough remaining for an end graft if desired. You will find wood strips here as well.

PFLMSH3 will match our backstrip recommendation above. For something fancier, we like PFMQ9 (requires heat to bend, or we can bend it for you). 

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  • Purfling, BW 10/10

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes us a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $4.18

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    Purfling, BW 10/10 (ref: PFLMLG1)

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    $4.18
  • Purfling, BW 10/10

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $2.70

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    Purfling, BW 10/10 (ref: PFLMSH2)

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  • Purfling, BW 10/10

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $2.70

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    Purfling, BW 10/10 (ref: PFLMSH1)

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  • Purfling, BW 20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $4.18

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    Purfling, BW 20/20 (ref: PFLMLG3)

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  • Purfling, BW 20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $2.70

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    Purfling, BW 20/20 (ref: PFLMSH6)

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  • Purfling, BW 20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes us a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $2.70

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    Purfling, BW 20/20 (ref: PFLMSH4)

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  • Purfling, BW diagonal check, framed in white

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling". These all-wood marquetry strips add an appealing visual element to distinguish your instrument.

    $6.19

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    Purfling, BW diagonal check, framed in white (ref: PFMQ4)

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  • Purfling, BW/brown, white framed

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling". These all-wood marquetry strips add an appealing visual element to distinguish your instrument.

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    Purfling, BW/brown, white framed (ref: PFMQ7)

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  • Purfling, BWB 10/10/10

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes us a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $5.82

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    Purfling, BWB 10/10/10 (ref: PFLMLG2)

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  • Purfling, BWB 10/10/10

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $3.35

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    Purfling, BWB 10/10/10 (ref: PFLMSH3)

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  • Purfling, BWB 10/20/10

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $2.90

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    Purfling, BWB 10/20/10 (ref: PFLMSH5)

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    $2.90
  • Purfling, BWB 10/20/10

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $5.82

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    Purfling, BWB 10/20/10 (ref: PFLMLG4)

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  • Purfling, BWB 20/20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes us a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $2.90

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    Purfling, BWB 20/20/20 (ref: PFLMSH8)

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  • Purfling, BWB 20/20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $5.82

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    Purfling, BWB 20/20/20 (ref: PFLMLG5)

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  • Purfling, BWB 20/20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $3.35

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    Purfling, BWB 20/20/20 (ref: PFLMSH10)

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $3.35

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    Purfling, BWB 20/20/20 (ref: PFLMSH9)

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    $3.35
  • Purfling, BWBW 20/20/20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $3.91

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    12 $2.93 Up to $11.73
    Purfling, BWBW 20/20/20/20 (ref: PFLMSH14)

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  • Purfling, BWBW 20/20/20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $3.91

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    4 $3.32 Up to $2.35
    12 $2.93 Up to $11.73
    Purfling, BWBW 20/20/20/20 (ref: PFLMSH13)

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  • Purfling, herringbone, bold

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling". These all-wood marquetry strips add an appealing visual element to distinguish your instrument.

    $6.19

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    $6.19

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  • Purfling, WBW 10/10/10

    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $5.82

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    Purfling, WBW 10/10/10 (ref: PFLMLG7)

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  • Purfling, WBW 20/20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $5.82

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  • Purfling, WBW 20/20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $3.35

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    Purfling, WBW 20/20/20 (ref: PFLMSH12)

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  • Purfling, WBW 20/20/20

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    Anything on the edge of an instrument that isn't the outermost edge (binding) is called "purfling".

    Fiber veneer is very flexible and no bending is needed prior to installation. Wood veneer may need to be bent to avoid breakage depending on the shape of the instrument you are building and the number of laminates in the layup. One can sometimes use a simple household iron to bend these to the appropriate shape. These laminates should not be soaked.

    $3.35

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    Purfling, WBW 20/20/20 (ref: PFLMSH11)

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  • Wood strip, black

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    Wood strips add a nice bit of color to a purfling/binding combination.

    $1.99

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    Wood strip, black (ref: WSBK2)

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    Wood strips add a nice bit of color to a purfling/binding combination.

    $1.99

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  • Wood strip, Bloodwood

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    Wood strips add a nice bit of color to a purfling/binding combination.

    $2.84

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  • Wood strip, blue

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    $1.99

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    Wood strip, blue (ref: WSBL1)

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  • Wood strip, Indian Rosewood

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    Wood strip, Indian Rosewood (ref: WSRW2)

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  • Wood strip, Maple

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    Wood strip, Maple (ref: WSMP3)

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    Wood strip, yellow (ref: WSY1)

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Tell us how many pieces of your purfling you want to have bent to a tenor ukulele shape based on the PL77 plan. 

Price shown is per piece of purfling bent.

Some purflings don't need to be bent. If this is the case with your purflings, we will remove this cost from your kit. 

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  • Bend purfling to tenor ukulele shape based on our PL77 plan

    $3.50
    Bend purfling to tenor ukulele shape based on our PL77 plan (ref: SVBPU77)

    If you are building a cutaway, remember that you want half of your binding bent to a standard dreadnought shape and the other half to a cutaway dreadnought shape, so enter your numbers carefully.

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    $3.50

A 24" or larger neck will provide enough material to produce the neck+peghead as well as the heel and inside heel block. You should also have enough material for the end block.  

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  • Honduran Mahogany neck blank, 1st grade, 24" x 3" x 7/8" (ref: NKHM1243)

    24" neck blanks typically require a heel blank.

    First grade necks and heels are straight-grained, quartersawn with a 25° variance off quarter allowed.

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    $33.16

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    Honduran Mahogany neck blank, 1st grade, 24" x 3" x 7/8" (ref: NKHM1243)

    $33.16
  • Honduran Mahogany neck blank, 2nd grade, 24" x 3" x 7/8" (ref: NKHM2243)

    24" neck blanks typically require a heel blank.

    Second grade necks and heels may have one of the following: small knots or pinholes that will not affect the integrity of the neck; they may be off quarter as much as 50% (45°); the grain may not be perfectly straight; there might be unevenness of color.

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    $26.20

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    Honduran Mahogany neck blank, 2nd grade, 24" x 3" x 7/8" (ref: NKHM2243)

    $26.20
  • Khaya neck blank, 1st grade, 24" x 3" x 7/8" (ref: NKKH1243)

    24” neck blanks typically require a heel blank.

    Khaya has often been overlooked as a substitute for Mahogany. Though it is an attractive wood, the wide pores, lighter weight and pinkish color we usually see in this species clearly distinguish it from "the real thing". We have found that there are different strains of Khaya which look nearly identical to Honduran Mahogany - or at least present themselves as the best substitute we have come across so far! The suggestion to carry it came from a well-known manufacturer who has been using it on their high-end instruments with no protests from discerning customers.

    First grade necks and heels are straight-grained, quartersawn with a 25° variance off quarter allowed.

    $23.71

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    Khaya neck blank, 1st grade, 24" x 3" x 7/8" (ref: NKKH1243)

    $23.71
  • Khaya neck blank, 2nd grade, 24" x 3" x 7/8" (ref: NKKH2243)

    24” neck blanks typically require a heel blank!

    Khaya has often been overlooked as a substitute for Mahogany. Though it is an attractive wood, the wide pores, lighter weight and pinkish color we usually see in this species clearly distinguish it from "the real thing". We have found that there are different strains of Khaya which look nearly identical to Honduran Mahogany - or at least present themselves as the best substitute we have come across so far! 

    Second grade necks and heels may have one of the following: small knots or pinholes that will not affect the integrity of the neck; they may be off quarter as much as 50% (45°); the grain may not be perfectly straight; there might be unevenness of color.

    $18.73

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    Khaya neck blank, 2nd grade, 24" x 3" x 7/8" (ref: NKKH2243)

    $18.73
Clear selection

Bridges are available either blank for carving your own or precarved. We currently only offer 1 precarved bridge. If you want to carve your own bridge, either the Ebony BBAE1SS or Rosewood BBRW1SS (cannot be exported outside the USA) are good choices.

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  • Cocobolo Rosewood bridge blank, 1st grade, steel string (ref: BBCB1SS)

    Recently our cocobolo has come in in varied colors and tones. In order to give you a more accurate representation of the colors we have available, we have broken them into 3 different groups:

    • Traditional - the colors you are accustomed to seeing from LMI - typically alternating lines of orange and black
    • Two-toned - there are two relatively distinct bands of color on these
    • Dark - Not the orange/yellow you are accustomed to seeing, but a much darker color reminiscent of Panama Rosewood

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    $6.56
    Cocobolo Rosewood bridge blank, 1st grade, steel string (ref: BBCB1SS)

    $6.56
  • Cocobolo Rosewood bridge blank, 2nd grade, steel string (ref: BBCB2SS)

    Recently our cocobolo has come in in varied colors and tones. In order to give you a more accurate representation of the colors we have available, we have broken them into 3 different groups:

    • Traditional - the colors you are accustomed to seeing from LMI - typically alternating lines of orange and black
    • Two-toned - there are two relatively distinct bands of color on these
    • Dark - Not the orange/yellow you are accustomed to seeing, but a much darker color reminiscent of Panama Rosewood

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    $5.19
    Cocobolo Rosewood bridge blank, 2nd grade, steel string (ref: BBCB2SS)

    $5.19
  • Granadillo bridge blank, 1st grade, steel string (ref: BBGR1SS)

    Granadillo is a relatively new wood to American guitar making but is fairly common in South America. It is non-porous, straight grained, very dense, and has a ringing, bright tap tone. It works easily but can dull tools a bit. It has a medium to fine texture, and finishes well. The reddish brown color will darken to a brick color over time much like Honduran Rosewood.

    $6.48

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    Granadillo bridge blank, 1st grade, steel string (ref: BBGR1SS)

    $6.48
  • Granadillo bridge blank, 2nd grade, steel string (ref: BBGR2SS)

    Granadillo is a relatively new wood to American guitar making but is fairly common in South America. It is non-porous, straight grained, very dense, and has a ringing, bright tap tone. It works easily but can dull tools a bit. It has a medium to fine texture, and finishes well. The reddish brown color will darken to a brick color over time much like Honduran Rosewood.

    $5.12

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    Granadillo bridge blank, 2nd grade, steel string (ref: BBGR2SS)