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Yamaha Brilliance!

Advantages: Excellent sound quality and material feel!
Disadvantages: Scratch plate could be better, material feels quite cheap!

In total I've owned two Yamaha acoustic guitars and had the privilage of sampling several more, but it has to be said that the 'FX-370 C' was by the far the highest quality, best sounding specticle I was able to admire and play. Its treated wooden body w ...

bilbobaginz123 22.06.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Yamaha FX370C

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ADAMAS 1687 by Ovation

Advantages: Powerful sound both unplugged and plugged. It makes a difference!
Disadvantages: Not a wooden guitar. It lacks the "rings and bells" of a wooden guitar.

Features: 10 THE TOP: Called a Fibronic Soundboard, the Adamas top is really a composite structure built with two .005" carbon-graphite outer layers with a .035" birch veneer sandwiched in the center, all bonded together at 250 degrees F. Extremely ri ...

Elias 02.12.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Ovation Adamas 1687 Acoustic Electric Guitar

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THE best electro acoustic guitar!

Advantages: Sound, build, playability
Disadvantages: Rounded back can be awkward at first.

If you have read some of my other guitar reviews, you will know im a bit of a collector of guitars. In fact, you could almost say its an obsession. Therfore no collection would be complete without an axe from one of the world's finest and best known acou ...

andycharger 31.10.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Ovation Celebrity Deluxe CS257-RRB Acoustic Electric Guitar

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Celebrity Deluxe is a red-carpet star

Advantages: one of a kind tone
Disadvantages: the bowled back can make it hard to hold

Ovation have always produced beautiful guitars and the Celebrity Deluxe is one of the best examples of this before you get to their more expensive Adamas range. For many years these were not available in the UK (I had to travel to Aspen, Colorado to g ...

Sean_23 16.06.2008 · Read full review
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A lot of guitar for the money...

Advantages: Beautiful design and finish, rich sweet tone and well crafted.
Disadvantages: None.

...As a musician, I have a house full of instruments and many guitars. Despite the fact that I have some expensive and more "sought after" guitars than this one, I would say that this would be in my all time top 5. The Dean performer is a semi-acoustic guit ...

spiritwood 13.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Dean Guitars Dean Trans Power Purple Performer Guitar

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