Dear valued customers,

The Music China 2016 will start tomorrow.
For the customers who will attend the show,
we hope thatit will be a productive show for you.
Please feel free to visit our booth W3E20 during the show.
We are looking forward to seeing you soon!
The other customers who will not attend the show can check out our new products on this Product News.

Thank you for your time.


Music China 2016 (Oct. 26th - 29th)
Oct. 26th - 29th,2016
Shanghai New International Expo Centre
Web site
-Big Island Ukulele-

◆HONU Special Premium Koa Series
Item# K5A-CTU (Concert Size) Item# K5A-TRU (Tenor Size)
Top, Back, Side : Solid 5A Hawaiian Koa
Neck : Mahogany
Fingerboard : Ebony - Paua dot
Rosette: Paua abalone
Binding : Maple+4ply
Bridge : Ebony
Nut & Saddle : Bone
Tuner : Gotoh Chrome White UPTL w/ Koa Buttons
Scale length : 379mm(Concert), 430mm(Tenor)
Finish : Gloss
Size : Concert, Tenor with Cutaway
with Hard Case
Headstock Inlay GOTOH UPTL
Paua Rosette 5A Hawaiian Koa
◆HONU Electric Series
Item# EU-ACA-N
(Acasia Top / Natural)
Item# EU-SMP-N
(Spalted Maple Top / Natural)
(Long Neck, Acasia Top / Natural)
(Long Neck, Spalted Maple Top / Natural)
Body : Semi Hollow body
     Mahogany Back
     Acasia Top or Spalted Maple Top
Neck : Mahogany
Fingerboard : Rosewood With 400 Radius
Bridge : Rosewood
Nut & Saddle : Bone
Tuner : Open Gear Side Peg
Scale length : Standard Neck 382mm
          Long Neck 430mm
Finish : Gloss
Pickup : Fishman AG0-UKE
Strings : Aquila Nylgut
Weight : Standard Neck 1.0 kg
      Long Neck 1.05kg
with Gig Bag
Headstock Inlay Endpin Jack
Bridge Tuners
◆Honu Electric Bass Ukulele series
(Acasia Top)
(Spalted Maple Top)
(Rosewood Top)
Body : Mahogany Back
Neck : Maple
Fingerboard : Rosewood w/ 400 Radius
Bridge : Chrome Finished Steel
Pickup : Special Magnetic Pickup
Strings : Special Steel Strings
Control : 1 volume, 1 tone with wooden cap metal knob
Tuning : E A D G (Same as Ele. Bass)
Scale length : 520mm
Weight : Approx. 2.3kg
with Gig Bag
Headstock Control Knobs (1 Volume, 1 Tone)
Bridge Tuners
~ HOSCO Parts ~
◆LP Relic Parts
A new series will become available in 2017.
You can enjoy the relic looking at the reasonable prices!
Please take them with GOTOH Relic series.
Item# LP-59RW1P
(Pickguard, Aged Cream)
Item# P-100RW
(Jack Cover, Aged Cream)
Item# MR-FRW
(Mounting Ring, Neck, Aged Cream)
Item# MR-RRW
(Bridge, Aged Cream)
~ Luthier Tools ~
Reference Products
Mechanical Pencils for Woods
Here is the one that a luthier must have.Useful for marking on woods.
A professional tool for a professional luthier!
Mechanical Pencils for Woods Spare Leads
Lead Color : White, Black, and Red
Diameter of Lead : 2.0mm
*Solid individually (Spare Leads : Each package includes 6 leads.)
Marks on Alder / Marks on Rosewood Fall Prevention Hook and Lead Sharpener
Thank you for reading through the Hosco News.
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