California Pro

For those players who prefer a more vintage look for their instruments, Zion is pleased to offer the California Pro.  This iconic double-cutaway shape has been the mainstay of guitarists across all musical genres for more than 60 years.  It’s every bit a Zion as evidenced in the fit, finish and quality of this fine instrument.

Standard California Pro features include:

  • Iconic double-cutaway design, in your choice of Swamp Ash, Alder, Basswood, or Mahogany
  • Traditional Headstock, 22 fret neck with 12” radius and comfortable “Modified D” profile (neck is slightly thinner on the treble side for more comfortable playing)
  • Zion Fixed Bridge or Wilkinson VS-100 Tremolo
  • DiMarzio or Seymour Duncan pickups in your configuration choice: HH, SSS, or SSH.
  • 5-Way or 3-Way blade pickup selector switch, Master volume, and tone controls
  • Your choice of finishes
  • Premium Gig-Bag

California Pro

Standard Offerings

Zion design double-cutaway, solid-body in your choice of body woods.

The California Pro is available with traditional pickguard-mounted or elegant rear-routed electronics mounting.

 

Body Wood:

  • Swamp Ash, Alder, Mahogany, Basswood (with maple cap),

Zion Traditional Headstock

Neck:

  • Traditional Headstock; Maple with Rosewood Fingerboard; 22 Fret; 12″ Radius; 25 1/2″ Scale
  • Sperzel Locking Tuning Keys

Hardware:

  • Chrome

Bridge:

  • Zion Fixed Bridge
  • Wilkinson VS-100

Pickups:

  • HH, SSS, SSH
  • DiMarzio or Seymour Duncan

Wiring:

  • 5-Way or 3-Way Blade Switch
  • Master Volume & Tone

Finish:

  • Olympic White
  • Mary Kay White
  • Black
  • Natural (Clear Finish)
  • Trans Amber
  • Honey Burst
  • Tobacco Burst
  • Two-Tone Burst
  • Root Beer Burst
  • Cherry Burst
  • Emerald (Trans Green)
  • Emerald Burst
  • Royal Mist (Trans Blue)
  • Royal Mist Burst
  • Moby (Trans Purple)
  • Moby Burst
  • Crimson (Trans Wine Red)
  • Crimson Burst
  • Turquois Shoal
  • Turquoise Shoal Burst
  • Gold Top
  • Red Frosted Marble
  • Green Frosted Marble
  • Blue Frosted Marble

Case:

  • Premium Gig-Bag

 

Available Options

Zion Tilt-Back Headstock

Neck:

  • Tilt Back Headstock with Matching Woods and Finish
  • Maple with Ebony Fingerboard
  • Maple with Maple Fingerboard
  • Maple with Birdseye Maple Fingerboard
  • Maple with Flame (Curly) Maple Fingerboard
  • Maple with Quilted Maple Fingerboard
  • Zion Dove Inlay
  • Zion Crescent Moon Inlay
  • Fiber Optic Side Dots
  • Buzz Feiten Tuning System

Pickups:

  • Lindy Fralin
  • EMG
  • Joe Barden Engineering
  • Seymour Duncan Custom Shop
  • Other premium pickups

Piezo / Synth:

  • Piezo Saddles & Onboard Preamp

Wiring:

  • Push/Pull Switch for Series/Parallel or Coil Tap on Humbucker
  • Mini-Toggle Switches for Custom Switching options

Hardware:

  • Black
  • Gold

Bridge:

  • Recessed Original Floyd Rose with Locking Nut

Finish:

  • Metalflake and Custom Graphics
  • Custom Colors & Color Matching

Case:

  • Custom Form-Fit Hardshell Case

California Pro

The tone of this California Pro is Stratacular! Seriously, this sounds as good as any old Strat. The Virtual Vintage pickups are truly noiseless yet produce a classic vintage Strat vibe with plenty of warmth and bell-chime sparkle.

– Harmony Central Review