The RG is the most recognizable and distinctive guitar in the Ibanez line. Three decades of metal have forged this high-performance machine, honing it for both speed and strength. Whether you favor a hardtail (fixed) bridge or our industry-leading locking tremolo system, the RG is a precision instrument.
|neck type||Nitro Wizard-8 5pc Maple/Walnut neck|
|bridge||Gibraltar Standard II-8 bridge|
|neck pickup||EMG® 808 (H) neck pickup (Active/Alnico)|
|bridge pickup||EMG® 808 (H) bridge pickup (Active/Alnico)|
|factory tuning||1D#, 2A#, 3F#, 4C#, 5G#, 6D#, 7A#, 8F|
|a : Width||55mm at NUT|
|b : Width||80mm at 24F|
|c : Thickness||20mm at 1F|
|d : Thickness||21.5mm at 12F|
Fast, flat and slim 5pc Maple/Walnut neck.
Killswitch provides the player easy access to a manually controlled strobe effect
The Gibraltar Standard II is a simple fixed bridge that was designed to unify with the guitar's body and provide optimal transfer of each string's vibration. Smooth surface is designed to maximize playing comfort.
The USA-made EMG® 808 active pickups are first-ever full-production 8-string pickups. Due to their balanced tone and clear articulation of low notes, they continue to be the popular choices.