With great value that makes it ideal for beginning and intermediate players, the Applause Balladeer AB2412 12-String Acoustic Electric delivers lushly resounding 12-string tone with the effortless fingerboard ease essential to comfortable 12-string playability. It’s designed with all the essentials of the classic Ovation Balladeer sound and style, including the sculpted Applause-style headstock and center soundhole adorned with the classic Applause chevron rosette pattern.
Premium features include a laminated spruce top for balanced and nuanced tone, and a mid-depth Roundback® Lyrachord® body for greater volume and projection, excellent balance and supreme durability. The guitar also features fast, comfortable action and a comfortable neck profile and an Ovation OP-4BT pickup/preamp system with built-in tuner for superior amplified tone and performance. Available in Natural and Black gloss top finishes.
Body Style: Standard Ovation®
Top Finish: Natural
Bracing: Quartersawn Spruce, Scalloped "X" Pattern
Body Binding: White
Rosette: Classic Applause Chevron Pattern
Back: Mid-Depth Cutaway Lyrachord®
Scale Length: 25 1/4" (641mm)
Strings: D'Addario® EXP11 Coated 80/20 Bronze, Light, (.012-.053)
Neck Finish: Satin
Neck Binding: White
Fingerboard Radius: 10" (254mm)
Number of Frets: 20
Position Inlays: Pearloid Dots
Nut Width: 1 7/8" (47.63mm)
Electronics: Ovation Slimline Pickup with OP-4BT Preamp with Tuner
Tuning Machine: Chrome
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Other Features: Signature Ovation Playability and Roundback® Clarity, Balance and Projection. Great Live Sound Performance.