Our Tenor Balalaika Ukulele Walnut measures approximately 27 inches in length. This Tenor Balalaika Ukulele Walnut -sized instrument is based upon a 430mm (17 inches) scale. The body has the classical triangular shape. The back is slightly bowed and made walnut. The neck is solid walnut and features a nut width of 37mm (1 1/2 inch) with a cattle-bone nut. This ukulele also has lacewood for the decorations on the sound board. This instrument is outfitted with standard friction ukulele tuners. The tension on each friction tuner can be adjusted by tightening or loosing the screw on the top of the tuner.