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Old Man Arthur
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  • Portland, OR
  • United States
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Ovation! The shape of things to come...

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Old Man Arthur replied to Ed Provost's discussion 9 volt batteries in the group Round Back Guitars
"This thread is Very Old... But I use Rechargeable NiMH in my Ovations and they work just fine. Just change them when they little light tells you to. You may have to change them more frequently... but they are rechargeable."
Nov 17, 2012

Profile Information

Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Amateur or recreational musician, Guitar student
How many years have you been playing guitar?
2-5 years
Which of these instruments do you own or play?
Flattop steel-string acoustic guitar, Electric guitar
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
Ovations- 1778T-5 & Orange Flame 1778T, 2058T-5, 1998 Adamas 1681-5, 1867, 6778LX-NEB, 1771LX-CCB, 2778LX-5, Custom Modified Deacon with Piezo,
Lyon Pseudo-Strat, BC Rich Draco, Parker P-36 with a piezo, Parker PM20 with coil taps,
What type of music do you like to play?
Folk-Rockish stuff.
Do you subscribe to or regularly read Acoustic Guitar?
I subscribe

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At 5:10pm on November 3, 2009, Edward Sparks said…
Hey "Old Man" Hows the Ovation Bass playing coming? I played an open mic a few nights ago and the guy running it has an Ovation like yours, the black one witht he holes on the upper bout...his sounded great plugged in. Edward
At 4:09pm on January 18, 2009, Edward Sparks said…
I see you are an Ovation man! I have two, a 1978 Ovation Custom Balladeer and a 1986? Ovation acoustic bass. I have pics and descritpions on my website at:

If you get a chance to visit, please feel free to sign the Guestbook! Thanks, Edward
At 10:47pm on November 25, 2008, Trawler said…
I know your awlright. Read your many post.

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