Step 8. Install the Tuning Pegs The ukulele has 4 tuning pegs that must be installed on the headstock. In your kit you will find the 4 pieces required to assemble each tuning peg. (See parts list for details. To assemble and install each tuning peg, do the following Push the tuning rod through the metal bushing and place the whole assembly though the hole in the headstock. On the back of the headstock, slide the plastic bushing over the tuning rod and place the plastic tuning key one the end of the rod.
Take the screw and insert it into the top of the tuning peg. Tighten it with a Phillips-head screwdriver until it is tight, but not so tight that the tuning key cannot turn. • That’s all there is to it