Kamale Ngoni, Eagle Model

This model is inspired by the late Kamale Ngoni master Vieux Kante.
It features 13 steel strings, enough for two full octaves of the blues scale.
The body is constructed from vintage 1 1/2 gal Eagle brand gasoline cans, with a sound top from domestic cowhide.
It features solid necks, 14:1 Grover tuners and chrome plated tailpieces.
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Kamale Ngoni NE0216d

SPECS:

Model: Eagle
Serial #:
Cost: starting at 850.-US$

TUNING:

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

STRINGS:

Number: 13
Material: Steel, (Nylon optional)
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

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Kamale Ngoni NE0216g

Body:

Size: Vintage Eagle Brand Gasoline Can
Country of Origin: U.S.A.
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

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BRIDGE:

Wood Species: Maple
Style: Beveled
Finish: French Polish

BRIDGE PLATE:

Wood Species: Maple
Finish: French Polish

 

TAILPIECE:

Style: Trapeze
Material: Chrome Plated Steel

Kamale Ngoni NE0316c

 

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