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Best Tenor Ukulele 2017 – Caramel Ukulele Review

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Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele Review

​Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele is one of a kind. And if you are looking for quality but affordable ukulele, this product will make a fine choice.

​I didn’t know the reason some players described this Caramel tenor ukulele as a great sounding ukulele for the money until I played it myself. Now I concur with what they said, and in this Caramel ukulele review, I am going to show you why this ukulele is among the best Tenor ukulele for beginners.

Specification & Features of Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele

Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele

Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele

Expert Rating

4.5/5

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Description

Details

1

Size

26" ( Tenor )

2

Frets

17

3

Fingerboard Inlays

5, 7, 10, 12,15

4

Body

Zebra wood body

5

Best for

Beginners & multi-level players

7

Neck, sides and back

Zebra wood

8

Fret and bridge

Rosewood

9

10​

Strings

Nut/ Saddle

Aquila nylgut

Buffalo bones

​Flawless Zebra wood body of this Caramel Tenor Uke

​A ukulele needs a good quality wood material to deliver good quality sound, and that is why the Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele is regarded as the best tenor ukulele with respect to its price.

​The Zebra wood body gives it a bright sound with more bass resonance. The Caramel ukulele body is also laser etched and looks very attractive.

​This laminate zebrawood material has proven to be a good quality wood material, especially considering how well the Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Acoustic Ukulele sound.

Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele Body

​Super Aquila nylgut strings and frets

Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele Frets

Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele Frets

​The Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele comes pre-strung with good quality Aquila nylgut strings that are very comfortable to strum and it holds its tune better.

Another feature of these Aquila strings is that they do not take long to stretch until to get in the right tune.

​The frets are properly arranged on the fretboard with equal heights. There is also no irregularity in the sound of this Caramel ukulele like buzzing even during robust strumming.

​Unique Tuning keys

 Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele Tune Key

The Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele comes with open geared tuners that make the ukulele so easy to tune.

The tuning keys are also coated with a special kind of rubber that makes it easier to grip and tune.​

​Quality Rosewood bridge and fretboard

​The Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele comes with a good quality rosewood bridge and fretboard. The rosewood fretboard and bridge contributes to the great sound of this ukulele. And the ukulele comes with 17 frets which are well installed on the fretboard.

​This ukulele is no doubt the best Caramel ukulele in this price range. The fretboard is straight and the bridge is solidly constructed and installed on the ukulele.

​Features and specifications

  • The Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele comes with quality Aquila nylgut strings.
  • Durable Zebra wood body and lightweight.
  • Quality rosewood bridge and fretboard.
  • Open geared tuning machine with buttons coated with rubbers to make it more comfortable to grip and tune.
  • Straight and solid rosewood fretboard with 17 equal leveled frets.
  • The Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele weighs 2 pounds and has a body length of 26 inches.

Caramel ukulele reviews – What other customers think about the product

​The Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele is a gem! It has a clean construction and looks fantastic. The neck is made of solid wood and the Aquila nylgut strings stretch on time and hold its tune well.

The tuners are also perfect and hold well. However, if you are looking for the best sounding tenor acoustic ukulele, this Caramel brand is a perfect match.​

Apart from this Caramel ukulele review, there are lots of reviews on the internet. And a majority of people who actually bought this Caramel ukulele are offering good remarks about it.​

However, there were still some niggling points raised by some customers. One of them said “There are absolutely no places to attach a strap for hanging it around my neck so I guess I would have to make one”​

However, no one seems to complain about this, which means they are comfortable playing it that way. The ukulele is lightweight and very comfortable to play even without a strap. Other customers who got this ukulele brand said “Great sounding ukulele” and “unbelievable value! Love, love, love” and finally, I will recommend it.​

This makes it much easier for me to recommend the Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele as well.​

In Summary​

​The Caramel CT102A Zebra Wood Tenor Acoustic Ukulele is a great ukulele brand for all categories of players. It is well made and very comfortable to play. In fact, most real buyers of this Tenor acoustic ukulele are extremely pleased to have purchased this brand of Caramel ukulele and would recommend it to others.

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Wayne Moore - February 6, 2017

Just received my ukulele. For the price it looks great. 2 problems 1.The strings are too high near the body so have to be lowered. Strings are very dull—I will change the strings before I decide if I will keep it.

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    Nicola Graham - February 6, 2017

    May I know Which ukulele one you bought?

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Leslie - February 7, 2017

I’ve been playing a Caramel CT101 Ultra Thin Body Tenor Ukulele for a couple of years now, and I love it!

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