Pics and info request- Z bodies?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by L-1329, Jan 14, 2006.

  1. L-1329


    Aug 8, 2004
    Hoping someone may be able to help me out. I am trying to find some pics of basses or guitars with the Z body shape that Warmoth offers, and if it is an original to them or a repro of another makers. This is a small pic from their site, and I appreciate any info...

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  2. angrydad


    Jul 31, 2004
    I believe there was (is?) a manufacturer by the name of Zeta, that originated that shape. I think that they were one of the first to also use the lightwave systems.
  3. L-1329


    Aug 8, 2004
    I believe you are right. Seems they built that shape with a midi guitar called the mirror 6. Thanks!:cool:
  4. Greg Johnsen

    Greg Johnsen

    May 1, 2005
    Hickory NC
    the zeta bass body shape shown above used a piezo pickup. It could also be used as an upright or an electric bass. I'm not familiar with them using lightwave, but it makes sense.