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In the Custom Built series, Ortega pushes the boundaries of ukulele construction, creating instruments that are as bold as they are beautiful. Unorthodox design and impressive functionality are only the beginning when it comes to these creatively conceived ukuleles.



  • Ovangkol top, open-pore satin finish
  • Ovangkol back & sides, open-pore satin finish
  • Mahogany necks, natural satin finish
  • Tenor 8string & Tenor 4string
  • Slotted headstocks
  • Walnut armrest & fretboard binding
  • Walnut fretboard & bridge
  • Tortoise style body binding
  • Bone nut & saddle
  • Custom-built electronics with 3way toggle switch (neck 8/both/neck 4)
  • 8string tuning machines gold/gold & single tuning machines gold/gold (4string)
  • Deluxe gig bag included


Size: Tenor

Scale: 430mm (16.93″)

Nut Width: 38mm (1.49″)

Frets: 18

Number of strings: 4

Instrument Type: Acoustic Electric

Tuning Machines: 8String, Single

Left Or Right Hand: Right-hand

Electronics: Custom Built Electronics

Tuning: Gg-Cc-EE-AA (Tenor 8string), G-C-E-A

Armrest: Built-in

Tuner: Built-in


Material: Tortoise ABS, Walnut, Mahogany, Bone, Ovangkol

Color: Natural

Design: Slotted Laminated Top, Back & Sides

Finish: Satin

Ortega Hydra Double Neck Ukulele

SKU: Ortega Hydra Double Neck Ukulele
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