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Ovation Custom Legend C2079 AX Deep Contour Acoustic-Electric Guitar  

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Ovation AX Series Guitars offer the exact same specs and features of their LX siblings at a price that makes them exceptional values.

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Ovation AX Series Guitars offer the exact same specs and features of their LX siblings at a price that makes them exceptional values.

The Ovation Custom Legend C2079 AX Deep Contour Acoustic-Electric Guitar features a hand-selected, premium AAA solid-spruce top with LX scalloped bracing. The guitar's Deep Contour Bowl composite body maximizes acoustic output and is ergonomically designed for comfort in any playing position. A cutaway offers full access to the gloss-finished, 5-piece mahogany/maple neck. The guitar boasts an ebony fretboard and bridge, and hand-set abalone body and fretboard inlays. The traditional center soundhole has a gorgeous laser-cut oak-leaf and abalone rosette. With its onboard compressor, the OP-Pro Studio preamp enhances strummed chords, fingerpicked arpeggios, and single-note solos. Dual XLR and ¼" output jacks connect the Custom Legend Contour to virtually any sound system, stage amp, or recording console.

Deep Bowl
Ovation's Deep Bowl body generates maximum unamplified volume and enormous low end, yet it's easier to hold and play then a traditional jumbo-body guitar. Models sporting Deep Bowl bodies also perform impressively when plugged in, thanks to Ovation's advanced onboard electronics. A "sonic cannon" that shines either unplugged or through a sound system or stage amp, a Deep Bowl Ovation offers the best of both electric and acoustic worlds.

Advanced Neck System
A lightweight dual-action truss rod makes precision adjustments simple. Carbon fiber stabilizers keep the fingerboard perfectly aligned at the neck/body joint.

OP-Pro Studio
The OP-Pro Studio combines state-of-the-art audio quality with exclusive features designed to meet the needs of professional guitarists. The easy-to-operate unit offers 3-band EQ, exciter and compressor/limiter circuitry, and a chromatic tuner. Ovation's exclusive Expressor and Drive sliders put dynamic control and harmonic enhancement at your fingertips, allowing you to dial in the precise amount of sustain and punch required by the music.

The Op-Pro Preamp is voiced to give you arena-sized sound with a minimum of eq gymnastics. Every improvement comes directly from the needs of pro players and sound.

Patented Pickup
Six separate elements sense both string and top vibration, giving you a better string-to-string balance, no matter what string type or guage you use.

Inlaid Epaulets
The exotic wood leaf-shaped "epaulets" are now inlaid into the top with laser precision. The new cleaner design actually offers a slight sound enhancement.

Scalloped Bracing
Play an LX and prepare to be impressed by the hugeness of the acoustic sound. Deeper, richer but with the legendary Ovation balance and clarity.

Lyrachord Body
The smooth, hard composite Lyrachord GS body improves projection and reflects top vibrations better than traditional material and is now even lighter and stronger. Includes case.

Features
  • Description: 6-String Acoustic/Electric
  • Body Type: Deep Contour
  • Top: AAA Grade Solid Spruce
  • Bracing: Scalloped LX
  • Scale Length: 25 1/4"
  • Fretboard: Bound Deluxe Ebony
  • Fret Inlay: Abalone Dots/Diamonds
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Rosette: Inlaid Abalone Oakleaf
  • Pickup: Original Patented Pickup
  • Nutwidth: 1 11/16"
  • Machines: Gold w/Pearl Buttons
  • Includes case
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OvationCustom Legend C2079 AX Deep Contour Acoustic-Electric Guitar
 
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5.0

My Go To Guitar!!!

By David

from Bargersville, Indiana

Comments about Ovation Custom Legend C2079 AX Deep Contour Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

I've owned a couple of ovation's and this ranks with all of them. I have been playing a long time and this is a remarkable guitar. The sound, the action, the AAA wood, and the great sound you get anywhere on the neck. I have owned and still have over the years many good guitars and this is my go to guitar. Once you pick it up you won't put it down!

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Smooth and easy

By Chuck Furr

from Fayetteville, NC

Comments about Ovation Custom Legend C2079 AX Deep Contour Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

I am in my 50's and have been playing since I was 8 yrs. old. I've owned many guitars through the years. The Custom Legend is very comfortable and easy to play. It's neck is slightly thinner than my Gibson guitars - which is a feature that I like better. The tone is crisp and full. The sound remains clean even when I am playing further up the neck of the guitar. I've played it everyday for 2 weeks now and can't really find anything I dislike about it. It may not be the right guitar for a beginner (because of the cost), but it is a great purchase for the intermediate and advanced level musician. I can make great sound come out of this thing!

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