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Lightwave/Roland V-Bass Production Pickup Install SOON!

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by frederic b. hodshon, Nov 20, 2005.


  1. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Lake Forest, CA
    None.
    hi all,

    i haven't posted about my Zon/V-Bass in a while.

    UPDATE:

    i had the prototype hexFX option installed a few years back. AMAZING response...optical pups directly wired - triggering the V-Bass.

    I'm getting the production HFX option in a month or so.

    no dangling wires, no roland pod stuck to my bass!

    here are some shots of its current config:

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    here's the Lightwave page:

    Lightwave HexFX

    i ain't tryin' to hawk this stuff. just wet with anticipation.

    f
     
  2. psi

    psi

    Mar 11, 2005
    New Jersey
    Did you install the HexFX kit yourself? If so, was it difficult?
     
  3. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Lake Forest, CA
    None.
    Lightwave Systems will be installing the HexFX upgrade.

    i'm lethal with a soldering iron!!!

    f
     
  4. westland

    westland

    Oct 8, 2004
    Hong Kong
    Very interesting !! I always thought that the lightwave pups would be a better source for modeling than piezos. I would be very interested in hearing soundclips when you get this together.

    What is the total cost?