Kora Kit
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Kora Kit

500.00 €

A 21-string machine head Project Kora 200 in kit form.  All of the skilled work has been done for you and all that is needed is time, patience and a few basic tools.  We provide everything you need including comprehensive instructions with photos.

Included:

  • Finished kora body
  • 21 guitar machine heads
  • Neck, shaped and drilled ready for the machine heads and eyebolt.  Eyelets already fitted
  • Bridge and pad
  • Standard Nylon Strings plus tail string material and an example tail string.
  • Stainless Steel Eyebolt

    * Handles and neck are packaged separately to reduce shipping costs

You need:

  • a small crosshead screwdriver,
  • drill with a 2mm drill bit,
  • a couple of spanners,
  • a free day or possibly two
  • a calm practical approach

Payment & Delivery

For each Kora we will ask for a deposit of 25% to be paid upfront. This will secure your order and we will begin building your kora if we do not have one ready.
  -Construction can take anywhere from 4 – 12 weeks and is dependent upon your requirements and our schedule. We will contact you when the kora is ready and to take final payment.
  -Delivery is charged it at cost and the arrangements vary with every instrument we sell, from using a courier to deliver worldwide or even meeting for collection at a convenient place.

Courier/Parcel Service:
If being sent by courier or parcel service we take the bridge down to protect the kora in transit (and reduce the shipping costs). This means that you need to put it back up, and retune the kora. We have a helpful video to help you do this and have been told by several customers that it was much easier than they had feared! We use purpose-built boxes to ship the koras.

We send your kora in specialist packaging and always use an insured courier delivery. We will always give you an accurate price for shipping + insurance, but as a rough price guide here are some previous approximate costs:

  • UK/France -£80/110€.
  • Italy -140€
  • Finland -215€
  • US -240€
  • Kuwait -370€.
Delivery from collection is 3-5 working days worldwide. For customers outside of the European Union (EU) please also bear in mind any customs charges (see more information here)

Collection:
We are also happy for customers to come to us to collect their kora – this could be the UK or France so best to check where we are on our calendar! If you come to us there is no delivery charge, you’ll get an introductory lesson and undoubtedly a tea or coffee.

If in doubt, simply get in touch!

Pay a 25% deposit per item
SKU: KK001 Category: