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  • Tenor with carved Fishhooks and Turtle

    Made out of Koa with carved double fishhooks and a Honu (turtle) this uke represents the connection between the Hawaiian People and the Ocean.

  • Head and neck of the Reef 2011 Trophy Ukulele

    10 piece T-band neck out of Koa, Opuma and Ipe. Grover tuners.

  • Sound hole detail on Reef 2011 Trophy Ukulele

    Sound hole with wave carvings and Joe's logo inside the body. 6 String Koa Tenor. (#40)

  • Back detail on the Reef 2011 Trophy Ukulele

    Detailed carvings on the back show a palm, the Haleiwa bridge and breaking waves at Ali'i Beach Park.

  • Joe in the middle of Reef 2011 and other Ukuleles

    The harvest of the 2011 building season for Reef Trophy Ukuleles and a selection of other ukes.

  • Mango wood ukelele

    Concert sized body with tenor size neck. Mango with Ipe fretboard.

  • Carved Honu and Makau

    The turtle and two fish hooks are carved out of Ipe. The bridge is a Sunrise Shell.

  • Carved Bridge

    This ukelele has 3 sound holes and an extended fretboard (Ipe) with an additional hole.The bridge is carved with a sun pattern.

  • Spalted Mango

    Mango top Tenor with carved bridge out of Lacewood.

  • Bridge carved as iwa.

    Iwa (fregat bird) carved in the bridge; note the tail carved sound hole in the spruce top.

  • Carved top and bridge of Reef 2012 Trophy

    Fine craftsmanship in the carving.

  • Carved back of Reef 2012 Trophy

    The Haleiwa bridge and the islands of Hawaii are carved in the koa back.

Ukes For Sale

The ukuleles are typically built for right-handed players.  However, they can be modified to be used by left handers.  Just let Joe know if the ukulele is for a left hander when ordering.

Mango Tenor (Left handed)

Three hole Tenor in beautiful spalted mango.  The design has a 10 piece neck with all of Joe's trademark details and of course the right sound.  Ipe fretboard and Haleiwa carved bridge.  Price: $1600.

 

 

 

 

 

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Carved Koa Tenor

Carved one hole Tenor in beautiful koa, with Hawaiian style carvings .  The design has a 10 piece neck with all of Joe's trademark details and of course the right sound.  Ipe fretboard and Seashell bridge.  Price: $1500.

 

 

 

 

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Koa Tenor (Spruce Top)

Four String Tenor in beautiful koa and spruce top. This uke has all of Joe's trademark details and sound; spruce projects sound very well and is used in many high end ukes and guitars.  Ipe fretboard and Haleiwa bridge;  the tail of the local frigate bird (iwa) is carved in the body. Price: $1250.

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Mango Soprano

Light weight soprano in beautiful spalted mango.  The design is based on a Martin 1 from the early fifties, but with a 10 piece neck with slighty extended neck shoulder (pico in Hawaiian) and all of Joe's trademark details and of course the right sound.  Ipe fretboard and sea shell bridge.  Price: $850.

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Koa Tenor (Palaka style)

Four String Tenor in beautiful koa.  The design has carving that mimics the palaka (textile) designs.  This uke has all of Joe's trademark details and sound.  Ipe fretboard and sea shell bridge.  Price: $1250.

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Koa Tenor (4 String)

Four String Tenor in beautiful koa. This uke has all of Joe's trademark details and sound.  Ipe fretboard and sea shell bridge.  Regular Price: $1250, now discounted to $900.

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Curly Koa Tenor (6 String)

Six String three hole Tenor in beautiful curly koa. This uke has all of Joe's trademark details and sound.  Ipe fretboard and Sea Shell bridge. Price: $2400.

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Curly Maple Tenor (6 String)

Six String three hole Tenor in beautiful curly maple with a koa back. This uke has all of Joe's trademark details and sound.  Ipe fretboard and Sea Shell bridge, Haleiwa carving at the side of the body. Price: $1250.

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Koa Soprano

Light weight soprano in beautiful koa.  The design is based on a Martin 1 from the early fifties, but with a 10 piece neck with slighty extended neck shoulder (pico in Hawaiian) and all of Joe's trademark details and sound.  Ipe fretboard and sea shell bridge.  Price: $850.

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Curly Koa Tenor (6 String)

Six String three hole Tenor in beautiful curly koa. This uke has all of Joe's trademark details and sound.  Ipe fretboard and Sea Shell bridge, sound holes at the side of the body. Price: $2700.

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Color Carved Mango Tenor

Carved three hole six string Tenor in beautiful mango, with colored carvings .  The carvings are made after Joe's favorite aloha shirt, a John Severson design by Kahala. The uke design has a 10 piece neck and banding with of course the right sound.  Ipe fretboard and Seashell bridge.  Price: $1600.

 

 

 

 

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