Kamale Ngoni, 13 String

This model is our version of the popular Kamale Ngoni.
It features 13 nylon strings, enough for two octaves of pentatonic or blues scales.
We use 3/4 gourds from Africa for the bodies, with a sound top from domestic cowhide.
It features solid, necks, 14:1 Grover tuners and eyebolt tailpieces.
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Kamale Ngoni N0416i

SPECS:

Model: 13-String
Serial #:
Cost: starting at 950.-US$

TUNING:

Key: F-A
Scale:
Range:
Note Layout: Alternating
Handedness: Right/Left

STRINGS:

Number: 13
Material: Nylon
String Gauge: Light/Medium

PICKUPS:

Brand: Optional
Pre-amp:
Pickups:

 

NECK:

Wood Species: Mahogany, Maple
Construction: Solid
Design: Solid
Inlay: No
Veneer: N0
Finish: French Polish

TUNERS:

Brand: Grover Sta-Tite
Turn Ratio: 14:1
Material: Nickel Plated Steel

Kamale Ngoni N0416g

 

Kamale Ngoni N0416e

Body:

Size: 3/4 Gourd
Country of Origin: Mali, Senegal, Nigeria
Decoration: No

FASTENERS:

Type: Screws w. Finish Washers
Material: Nickel Plated Steel

 

SOUND TOP:

Material: Cowskin
Country of Origin: USA
Thickness: Thin / Medium

BARS:

Wood Species: Mahogany, Maple
Surface: Textured
Finish: French Polish

Kamale Ngoni N0416b

 

Kamale Ngoni N0416c

BRIDGE:

Wood Species: Maple
Style: Beveled
Finish: French Polish

BRIDGE PLATE:

Wood Species: Maple
Finish: French Polish

 

TAILPIECE:

Style: Eyebolt
Material: Galvanized Steel

Kamale Ngoni N0416a

 

Kamale Ngoni N0116g
Kamale Ngoni N0416d
Kamale Ngoni N0416f