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||Ultra-8 5pc Maple/Wenge neck|
|body||Poplar Burl top/Basswood body|
|fretboard||Birdseye Maple fretboard w/Black dot inlay|
|fret||Jumbo frets w/Prestige fret edge treatment|
|bridge||Gibraltar Standard II-8 bridge|
|neck pickup||DiMarzio® PAF® 8™ (H) neck pickup (Passive/Ceramic)|
|bridge pickup||DiMarzio® PAF® 8™ (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Ceramic)|
|factory tuning||1D#, 2A#, 3F#, 4C#, 5G#, 6D#, 7A#, 8F|
|nut||Graph Tech® nut|
|hardware color||Cosmo black|
|case/bag||Hardshell case included|
|a : Width||55mm at NUT|
|b : Width||80mm at 24F|
|c : Thickness||19mm at 1F|
|d : Thickness||21mm at 12F|
A 5pc maple/wenge neck provides rock solid stability for the increased tension of 8 strings.
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.
A pair of DiMarzio® PAF® 8 pickups offers a vintage vibe with rounded highs and defined lows.
The Gotoh® MG-T locking machine heads achieve incredible tuning stability, cutting down string-changing time.
Birdseye Maple has a unique wood grain and features a well-balanced tonal character from low to high end.