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WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation

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BillÆ
Posted 2019-05-14 1:14 PM (#548945)
Subject: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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So, I need a new or professionally refurbished OP 24.

 

I guess it can be an OP 24+/+C if they are the same dimensions...

 

Here is a pic of my Mothership-modified OP 24 install:

 

OP 24 in Ovation

 

Thank you!

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alpep
Posted 2019-05-14 4:00 PM (#548948 - in reply to #548945)
Subject: Re: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation


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i may have one
they are rare
but I may have one
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2wheeldrummer
Posted 2019-05-14 5:34 PM (#548951 - in reply to #548945)
Subject: Re: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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Heres an OP 24+ its in germany but at least you know there out there
https://www.thomannmusic.com/ovation_op24_preamp.htm

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BillÆ
Posted 2019-05-14 7:51 PM (#548952 - in reply to #548945)
Subject: Re: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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alpep - I would love to buy it. I will also see about repairing the "old" one too. Someone else might need it down the road.

2wheeldrummer - Yes, I saw that too. However, there are no dimension info on that website. Are all the OP 24's the same size?
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Mark in Boise
Posted 2019-05-15 9:45 AM (#548953 - in reply to #548945)
Subject: Re: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation


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You posted your question and photo about the size of the OP24 in the section for Q&A with Ovation Guitars. I think it was set up to communicate with the factory, so we can't respond.
Anyway, the 24+ is just a bit longer, maybe 1/8 inch. It shouldn't be too difficult to cut the hole bigger, if necessary.
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BillÆ
Posted 2019-05-15 2:43 PM (#548955 - in reply to #548945)
Subject: RE: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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Mark in Boise - Thanks. I wanted to know the dimension difference to keep my options open. However, no cutting will happen to this beauty:

 

 

Worst case scenario, I'm checking with Mike Piera "analogmike" to see if he will do the repair...



Edited by BillÆ 2019-05-15 2:44 PM
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DanSavage
Posted 2019-05-16 9:27 AM (#548956 - in reply to #548951)
Subject: Re: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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2wheeldrummer - 2019-05-14 3:34 PM

Heres an OP 24+ its in germany but at least you know there out there
https://www.thomannmusic.com/ovation_op24_preamp.htm



Killer price.

They also have OP-Pro pre-amps in stock for $104 + shipping, so I ordered one of those.
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BillÆ
Posted 2019-05-16 9:31 AM (#548957 - in reply to #548945)
Subject: Re: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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Great price. I just wish they were a drop-in replacement...
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2wheeldrummer
Posted 2019-05-16 6:04 PM (#548959 - in reply to #548955)
Subject: RE: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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BillÆ - 2019-05-15 2:43 PM

Mark in Boise - Thanks. I wanted to know the dimension difference to keep my options open. However, no cutting will happen to this beauty:

 

 

Worst case scenario, I'm checking with Mike Piera "analogmike" to see if he will do the repair...



Thats gorgeous cool and unique what's the model number???

I totally see no cutting on it !!!!

Do you ever go on Facebook theres an ovation instrument collectors page that gets a lot of activity and I think someone mentioned OP 24 preamps being available in Asia??? maybe???

trying to help with options
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BillÆ
Posted 2019-05-17 9:54 AM (#548962 - in reply to #548945)
Subject: RE: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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Hey, thanks! It originally looked a bit different:

 

The top was maple(very pale) with a red-white-blue binding...

 

 

Apparently, it was made as an endorsement instrument.

 

The deal fell through and they just added it to the inventory. Then I walked in...

 

The Model is: 2718-4 W/ serial # 48xxxx - Yeah, 2718, not 1718...

 

I'll check out that group in FB. A certain amazing person on here is looking too...

 

Thanks!



Edited by BillÆ 2019-05-17 10:00 AM
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BillÆ
Posted 2019-05-17 2:20 PM (#548966 - in reply to #548945)
Subject: Re: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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After a bit of checking and the fact that the label is hand written, maybe it could be L718. Hmmm. That would make more sense...
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2wheeldrummer
Posted 2019-05-17 5:02 PM (#548967 - in reply to #548966)
Subject: Re: WTB - OP 24 for my Lefty Ovation



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BillÆ - 2019-05-17 2:20 PM

After a bit of checking and the fact that the label is hand written, maybe it could be L718. Hmmm. That would make more sense...


Yeah L718 for a lefty elite although now it should be

W-L718-X

for crossweave fiber top lefty deep bowl dreadnought custom

say that 3 times fast LOL
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