You may have heard of Ukulele Acquisition Syndrome (UAS). I’ve got Ukulele Construction Syndrome (UCS). I need to make another ukulele.
I want something that is definitively a ukulele, but a bit different. So how about an archtop pineapple ukulele?
Here’s a basic design:
I’m part way through the lower part of the case.
Musicians need throat sweets – you mustn’t cough during a performance. However throat sweets can escape at which point everything gets rather sticky.
The melted sweets can be seen here escaping from the compartment in the bottom left of the picture. The case hasn’t been used for a few years as no-one wants to play a sticky viola.