Adamas 1687-2 Reissue


In 2007 the Ovation factory produced a limited run of Adamas 1687 guitars in exact configuration, materials and construction as the originals 30 years earlier.   The attention to detail is amazing and one would have a difficult time to identify this reissue next to an original.   Copied from the original is also the famous 2-knob FET pre-amp with exact replicas of the walnut knobs.  Of the 100 or so guitars built all were the -8 reverse blue color with the exception of 3 that were finished in the -2 reverse red color.  These three special instruments have become amongthe most sought after of the reissue series   Click HERE for specifications.   



 

 

 

 

Key Features and Specifications

Model number 1687 -2 Reissue
Instrument type Adamas I A/E
Year of manufacture 2008
Body type Non cutaway
Bowl Black deep bowl w/ Gold Flake
Top 1st generation Adamas
Body binding Scalloped
Bracing Adamas Quintad
Scale length 25 1/4 "
Fretboard Walnut
Fret inlay Inlaid maple
Bridge Carved Walnut
Rosette Wood epaulets
Pickup Original OPP
Pre Amp FET 2 knob
Nutwidth 1 - 11/16 "
Tuners Gold Schaller
Neck Maple
Headstock Satin carved walnut
Headstock logo None
Label Grey factory label

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