Black Electric Frame Oud with Nylon Gig Bag (Item Code: OUDLFB) Hand crafted by Morad Turki. This oud features a Soho Piezo ceramic pickup with a Soho CT-4 4-band equalizer with volume control and low battery indicator. The scale length is approximately 600 mm. The finish is a black metallic-flake catalyzed polyurethane. The neck and body are pine and the finger board is teak (Tectona grandis). There are 12 geared tuners with only 11 strings. Traditionally, the second string in the bass course is not used. Includes nylon gig bag.
SPECIAL NOTE; No Warranty on Strings:
Whether you purchase an instrument on-line or in a neighborhood store, manufacturers recommend that you change the strings on your instrument as soon as you receive it. Your instrument has completed a long journey to your home. During this time the strings WILL oxidize and this may shorten their life expectancy and may reduce their sound quality. On occasion instruments may arrive with a broken string, therefore, it is recommended that you purchase a replacement set of strings and consider changing your strings as soon as it arrives. Learning to change strings should be the first lesson learned when embarking on the journey of playing a new instrument.