Kamaka 6 String Tenor Ukulele with Hard Case - Commission Sale

  • £899.00

The HF-36 Tenor 6 String is unique rich sounding instrument which the C and A strings having an octave pair of strings each. The body is carved from solid Hawaiian Koa and fitted with precision geared tuning machines. Bone Tusque top nuts and compensated saddles are fitted for excellent tone transmission. Kamaka black Nylon strings are fitted as standard. Please see below for more details and specification
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The Kamaka family has been dedicated to building skillfully-handcrafted ukuleles since 1916, almost a century of dedication to quality. The HF-36 is a beautiful hand crafted 6 tring tenor ukulele with an unmatched Hawaiian sound. Each individual Kamaka ukulele is a heritage hand crafted, highest quality instrument with the pure traditional Hawaiian tone.

The heritage of ukulele making at Kamaka Hawaii is preserved by second and third generation Hawaiian luthiers, as well as the many talented craftsmen at the Kakaako factory in Honolulu. Each Kamaka ukulele has its own individual Serial Number. This heirloom quality instrument is supplied complete with a Kamaka Custom hard shell case.

We are honoured at Eagle Music to be the appointed dealership for Kamaka the makers of ‘The original Hawaiian ukulele’.

More information about the 6 String HF-36

The 6-string has doubled first and third strings tuned in octaves.
Also known as "the Liliu," the Tenor 6-String was designed by Sam Kamaka Jr. in 1959 to commemorate Hawaii statehood and pay tribute to Hawaii's last reigning monarch, Queen Liliuokalani. In 1978, a Liliu was presented to the White House as Hawaii's Regional Gift.


  • Fine grained mahogany
  • Tuning machines: Schaller: Side facing : Precision geared tuners
  • Nut: Tusque Bone
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Fretboard Inlay: Dot markers at 5th 7th 10th 12th and 15th frets
  • Side Dot Marker: 7th fret
  • Frets: Nickel silver
  • Headstock Logo: Pearl Inlaid ‘Kamaka Logo’


  • Body Style: Concert size ukulele
  • Top: Solid Hawaiian Koa
  • Back: Solid Hawaiian Koa
  • Sides: Solid Hawaiian Koa
  • Bridge: Rosewood
  • Saddle: Compensated Tusque Bone
  • Strings: Black Nylon


  • Overall length: 27-1/8" (688.97mm)
  • Scale length: 17" (431.80mm)
  • Total # frets: 18
  • Frets to the body: 14

Individual Kamaka Serial Number: Yes

Tuning: G,C,E,A (or other as chosen)

Finish: Hand finished lacquer

Case: Fitted Hard Shell included in price

Set-Up: Each uke we supply is individually set up in our on-site Specialist Workshop here at Eagle Music. Any ukulele purchased from Eagle will be fully SET UP, checked for intonation and playability and tuned ready for playing straight out of the box!



Category Tenor Ukulele
Playing Level Intermediate, Professional
Instrument Body Type All Solid
Instrument Headstock Type Solid
Cutaway No
Tuning Pegs Side Tuners
Ukulele Scale Length Tenor
Nut Material TusQ (Man made Ivory)
Saddle Material TusQ (Man made Ivory)
Uke Strings fitted Aquila Black
Factory Fitted Pickup No
Supplied with Case/Gig Bag Deluxe Hard Case
Delivery & Returns


We will endeavor to ensure that orders are speedily processed and despatched the same day if at all possible.

Ordered items requiring setting up in the workshop will be despatched within 1-2 days using DPD Local Next Day Delivery (next day being the day after it leaves Eagle Music Shop). On the day of delivery you will receive a text message with your hours delivery time slot

You will be informed immediately if there is a problem with any part of your order or if any item is 'out of stock'.

NB : Orders processed on a Saturday but will not leave us until the Monday as Royal Mail and DPD Local do not collect from us at the Weekend.

You can read our full deliveries policy here.

Should you not be entirely happy with your purchase, or you have ordered an incorrect item, Eagle Music is happy to refund your purchase (excluding postage) within 28 days providing the goods are in a fully resaleable condition (including the original undamaged packaging) and not featured within the Exclusion Policy. (Exclusions apply to selected products).

Please note the following exclusions:

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Banjo heads cannot be returned once you have tried to fit them to your banjo

Harmonica's have a 7 day guarantee and can be returned within this time if they are found to be faulty

Goods must be returned to Eagle Music together with a covering letter and contact details so that the matter can be dealt with efficiently and promptly.

You can read our full returns policy here.


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