Laka Bass Ukuleles
The Laka Ukulele range from JHS has really made name for itself in recent years as a highly playable, tonally responsive range of ukuleles with great specification and features. Having secured the endorsement of none less than Joe Brown with a pair of Signature instruments, Laka now release their very first Bass Ukuleles built to the same exacting standards, available from all good music stores.
Laka Bass Uke – Mahogany
Made using a combination of mahogany and sapele and featuring a mahogany neck and fretless rosewood fingerboard, the VUB60EA (£219 UK rrp) Bass Ukulele is easy to play and provides impressive tone both acoustically and through the onboard Fishman Clásica II preamp system.
- Top: Mahogany/Sapele
- Back & Sides: Mahogany/Sapele
- Neck: Mahogany
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Bridge: Rosewood with Bone saddle
- Rosette: Black/White/Black
- Scale: 513
- Tuner: GB007
- Preamp: Fishman Clasica 2 with built-in tuner
- Controls: Volume, Bass, Treble and Phase
- Strings: Aquilla Uke Bass
- Finish: Satin Open Pore
Laka Bass Uke – Koa
The VUB90EA’s (£269 UK rrp) acacia koa body is set off elegantly with the black binding and abalone rosette, and its fretless rosewood fingerboard is easy to play thanks to the Aquilla bass uke strings and providing an almost ‘double bass’ feel. The Fishman Clásica II preamp system perfectly captures its unique tones.
Specification – as VUB60EA except
- Top: Acacia Koa
- Back & Sides: Acacia Koa
- Binding: Black
- Rosette: Abalone 3mm
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