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Zon Vinny...experiences?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by richnota, Aug 24, 2005.

  1. richnota

    richnota Gold Supporting Member

    Jan 11, 2005
    hudson valley
    Anyone out there ever play a Zon Vinny? I hear Mr. Manring plays one...just wondering how they work for us mortals?

    The compact headless form appeals to me for travel.

    Reco's on other headless instruments?
  2. Andy Brown

    Andy Brown Supporting Member

    Jul 23, 2004
    Rhode Island
    Founder: Wing Instruments
    I loved my Vinny VB4... I should have bought a 5-string. A little 'woodier' than other basses. Great neck, pickups (custom Barts), and preamp. Great for travel too. I may have to pick another one up someday.
  3. Halftooth

    Halftooth Supporting Member

    Nov 24, 2002
    Tri-Valley, NorCal
    They're great basses, but to me, I preferred the tone of the Sonus, Custom, and Special better. FDor the size and portability aspect though, they're tough to pass up especially if you do lots of traveling in airplanes.