Finish: Original Tobacco Brown Burst
Body Material: Mahogany
Body Details: Lightweight mahogany body, plenty of heckling and chipping in the finish around the edges of the body. There are two chips on the top edge near the belly contour, two more on the bottom by the output jack, and two by the lower strap button. The back has some bucklerash, a larger dent on the heel where the neck bolts on and a chip in the finish where the neck meets the body
Neck Material: Mahogany
Fingerboard Material: Ebony
Neck Profile: Thin C
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret: .781”, 12th fret: .871”
Fingerboard Radius: 12.00
Nut Width: 1-11/16 in
Neck Details: Mahogany neck with bound ebony fingerboard and unique “bow tie” inlays. The Burst finish on the neck shows some checking and aging with plenty of small scrapes, dents, and spots from the 2nd to the 12th fret. The headstock has finish crack where the neck meets the headstock, there is also some chipping in the finish on the very top of the headstock. This neck also has some of the coolest “bow tie” shaped inlays we’ve ever seen at the shop
Fret wear: Minimal
High E string gauge: 10
Electronics: Original Ovation electronics with switch to split each pickup
Pickup Details: Original Ovation blade magnet Humbucker with coil split switch
Hardware: Original gold Ovation
Case Details: Period thermometer hard case
Modifications / Repairs: None
Cosmetic Condition: Very Good - as stated above, there are a couple of cosmetic flaws with the finish on the guitar; however, none of them hamper the playability of this unique and light weight Ovation solid body guitar.
Tech Inspection Report: Plays well with low action and light even play wear from 1st to 11th fret, doesn’t change playability. Set up with 10-46 strings.
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