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Islander GL6 Guitarlele 6 String Acacia "Lightning"

Sale price$299.99 USD


Discover the Islander GL6 Guitarlele 6 String Acacia "Lightning"

At Terry Carter Music Store, discover the Islander GL6 Guitarlele 6 String Acacia, a musical marvel that transcends conventional instruments. The solid spruce top and exquisite tortoise binding elevate it above ordinary GL6 models, marking a significant step forward in craftsmanship.

Visual and Auditory Elegance

Firstly, this guitarlele, tuned A-D-G-C-E-A, resonates with a distinctive charm, akin to a baritone ukulele. A harmonious fusion of ukulele sweetness and guitar familiarity, it beckons guitarists seeking a unique sound while retaining familiar voicing. For ukulele enthusiasts, it's an ideal bridge to explore guitar chord shapes without sacrificing the beloved uke tone.

Precision in Craft

Secondly, the Islander GL6 Guitarlele 6 String Acacia is crafted with precision, the Acacia laminate top and back, Okume neck, and walnut fingerboard ensure a melodic journey. Additionally, the Tusq nut and walnut bridge, adorned with black ABS pins, complement its aesthetic allure. The machine heads, clad in black, maintain tuning stability.

Elevate Your Melodic Journey

Finally, specifications, including a 510mm scale length, 73mm body thickness, and GHS strings, ensure a resonant experience. Proudly made in China, the Islander GL6 Guitarlele 6 String Acacia stands as a testament to musical craftsmanship. With a natural finish and satin touch, this guitarlele invites players to explore new horizons without compromise.


  • Top: Acacia (laminate)
  • Back And Sides: Acacia (laminate)
  • Neck: Okume
  • Fingerboard: Walnut With White ABS Inserts
  • Nut: Tusq, Black
  • Bridge: Walnut, With Black ABS Pins
  • Machine Heads: Metal, Black Knobs
  • Scale Length: 510 mm (20 Inches)
  • Maximum Width Between Upper Sides: 172 mm (6.77 Inches)
  • Maximum Width Between Lower Sides: 267 mm (10.51 Inches)
  • Minimum Width Between Sides: 152 Mm (6  Inches)
  • Width At Nut: 50 mm (1.96 Inches)
  • Body Thickness: 73 mm (2.87 Inches)
  • Strings: GHS
  • Electronics: NA
  • Color: Natural
  • Finish: Satin
  • Made in China
  • TUNED: A-D-G-C-E-A 

* NOTE - Padded Gigbags and Hardshell Cases Available and Sold Separately

WARRANTY - Islander One Year Limited Warranty


  1. Free Month Premium Membership at Uke Like The Pros ($29.95 Value) AND at Rock Like The Pros ($29.95 Value)
  2. Free 57 Point Instrument Inspection
  3. Custom Setup AVAILABLE (See Below)
  4. Free World Famous Candy Pack
  5. Free Uke Like The Pros Chord Chart
  6. Free Uke Like The Pros Microfiber Cloth
  7. Free Uke Like The Pros Sticker
  8. Fully Insured US and Worldwide Shipping
  9. Usually Ships Same Day - Unless Custom Work Added
  10. Easy Returns and Exchanges

CUSTOM SETUP - Each instrument comes with a factory setup but a adding a custom setup is strongly recommend if you want the easiest playability, have arthritis, are particular about your setups and want a low action (how close the strings are to the fretboard) please click the "ADD SETUP" below.

* REQUIRED FOR WARRANTY - To ensure your warranty is valid, it's crucial to use a humidifier, which is strongly recommended regardless of where you live. Not only do humidifiers safeguard your investment, but they also facilitate the warranty process by demonstrating that you have taken precautions to protect your ukulele. When making a warranty claim, it is likely that they will inquire about your use of a humidifier.

* A PICKUP (several brands available) - click ADD PICKUP. Install times vary. If you need your instrument sooner please use the RUSH pickup option.


  • 3-10 Business Day Turnaround + Shipping Time
  • Adjust String Height At The Nut & Saddle For Easy Playability


  • 3-10 Business Day Turnaround + Shipping Time
  • Adjust String Height At The Nut & Saddle For Easy Playability
  • Adjust Intonation
  • Polish Frets & Fretboard
  • Oil Fretboard & Bridge
  • Reshape Nut Profile For Comfort & Smooth Tuning
  • Fret Level (if needed)
  • Balance Pickup (if needed)

* NOTE - You will receive a similar instrument as the PHOTOS

* Product may be shipped in manufacturing packaging to reduce waste. 

* We give our instruments individual names to match their character

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