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Ovation B778TX-5 Elite TX Black

Acoustic Bass

  • Solid spruce top
  • Scalloped X bracing
  • Mid depth bowl
  • With cutaway
  • Multi-sound holes (bass side)
  • Maple neck
  • Fretboard and bridge: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia)
  • Scale 34" (864 mm)
  • Ovation OP PRO pickup system
  • Colour: Black
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Colour Black
Top Spruce
Back and Sides Round Back
Neck Maple
Fretboard Rosewood
Incl. Pickup System Yes
Incl. Case No
Includes Gigbag No
Scale Longscale
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Good instrument

Gérard960, 19.04.2013
Aesthetic very successful, overall finish very satisfactory, nice handle, but serious problem of shrinking: the ground rope is unplayable from the 15th to the 17th case, it is the freight of 17 ° which touches, although it is in Post-manufacturing principle.
By raising the bridge at best it frizes unpleasantly with an action too high anyway.
Great thanks to Thomann customer service for their responsiveness and diligence: return of the instrument and standard exchange. This time the bass is perfect, excellent sound projection in acoustics, even surprising given the volume of the case. Good amplification efficiency and equalization. Overall this time very satisfied
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The search is over

Hansjürgen D., 10.01.2015
Over the past few weeks, I have been working intensively on the search for an acoustic bass and tried a lot of them. On the price I had not paid attention.
Playing in our rock band mostly on my noble Fender Jazz bass, some songs, I can imagine with an acoustic bass well.
When testing with the band (amplified) we liked the clean sound, the low distortion factor and that he reacted least to feedback (which of course our mixer was particularly well liked).
At the volume (acoustic) I have promised myself with all basses more, the B778TX Elite Ovation-Bass is one of the loudest and can be against the acoustic guitars, even without a plectron.
Ultimately, it was crucial that I had the best idea with the Ovation bass. Had a good feeling, also because of the narrow neck and the compact, surprisingly small body.
I also like that he presents himself rather "Spartan" without "Firlefanz".
Value for money also top.
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