Kata Basses

Kata 5 green hi gloss

   

Body:
top: Poplar burl
core: alder with walnut contrast veneers
back: padouk

Neck:
Maple/Ash/Maple/Ash/Maple with Walnut contrast veneers
35 inches scale, Neck through body, Carbon graphite strengthening bars, Double action Trussrod, Pau Ferro (Ironwood) fingerboard with carbon graphite binding, 24 stainless steel frets

Hardware:
Schaller Bassbridge 2000-5 with built in piezo transducers, Ruthenium
Schaller straplock

Electronics:
Pickup: Bartolini XXP25C Quadcoil Soapbar Humbuckers plus piezo transducers in bridge
Zolkow 3 band Active EQ, Three individual buffer preamps for the humbuckers and the piezo bridge. Two active balance: one for the two humbuckers and one for piezo and the humbuckers. Volume compensated Hum/Single mode switching for both humbuckers

Kata 5 matt brown

   

Body:
top: ash
core: alder
back: walnut

Neck:
Elm\Ash\Padouk\Ash\Elm
34 inches scale bolt on neck, Carbon graphite strengthening bars, Double action Trussrod, Pau Ferro (Ironwood) fingerboard, 22 stainless steel frets

Hardware:
Schaller Bassbridge 2000-5, Schaller M4 tuners
Schaller straplock

Electronics:
Pickup: Custom Sublime Blasius
Zolkow 3 band Active EQ

Kata 7 Neck Through

   

Body:
top: figured ash
core: maple
back: walnut

Neck:
maple/walnut/padouk/ash/padouk/walnut/maple multilaminate neck through body,
ebony fingerboard with maple/padouk binding, double action truss rod,
24 stainless steel frets

Scale length: 34 inches

Hardware:
Bridge: Custom Blasius bridge
Schaller M4 machine heads
Schaller straplock

Electronics:
Pickup: Delano SBC7-HE
Zolkow 3 band EQ with active balance

Kata 5 BOLT ON

   

Body:
top: walnut
core: ash
back: alder

Neck:
maple/walnut/padouk/walnut/maple multilaminate neck with carbon fiber reinforcement bars, pau ferro fingerboard, 22 stainless steel frets, double action truss rod
Scale length: 34 inches

Hardware:
Bridge: Schaller Bassbridge 2000-5
Schaller M4 machine heads
Schaller straplock

Electronics:
Pickup: Bartolini 74X45CBJD
Zolkow 3 band EQ with active balance

Kata 4 Headless

   

Body:
top: flamed maple
core: maple
back: bubinga

Neck:
maple/padouk/walnut/padouk/maple multilaminate neck through body,
ebony fingerboard with padouk/maple binding, 22 stainless steel frets,
double action truss rod, Scale length: 34 inches

Hardware:
ETS tuning bridge
Schaller straplock

Electronics:
Pickup: Custom Sublime humbuckers
Zolkow 3 band EQ

Kata 4 Neck through

   

Body:
top: zebrano
core: walnut
back: ash

Neck:
maple/walnut/maple multilaminate neck through body,
ebony fingerboard with 24 stainless steel frets, double action truss rod
Scale length: 34 inches

Hardware:
Bridge: Custom Blasius Bridge
Schaller M4 machine heads
Schaller straplock

Electronics:
Pickup: Delano The Hybrid 4
Zolkow 3 band active EQ

Kata 6 neck-through singlecut

   

Body:
top: maple
core: alder
back: walnut

Neck:
maple/walnut/maple/walnut/maple multilaminate neck through body,
ebony fingerboard, double action truss rod, 24 stainless steel frets
Scale length: 34 inches

Hardware:
Bridge: Blasius Custom bridge
Schaller M4 machine heads
Schaller straplock

Electronics:
Pickup: Delano SBC6-HE
Zolkow 3 band EQ with active balance