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||Wizard III Roasted Maple neck|
|body||Ziricote top/Mahogany body|
|fretboard||Bound Macassar Ebony fretboard w/Cream dot inlay|
|neck pickup||DiMarzio® Air Norton™ (H) neck pickup (Passive/Alnico)|
|bridge pickup||DiMarzio® The Tone Zone® (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Alnico)|
|a : Width||43mm at NUT|
|b : Width||58mm at 24F|
|c : Thickness||19mm at 1F|
|d : Thickness||21mm at 12F|
The Wizard III Roasted Maple neck features a nitrogen-heating-treatment which results in more stability, durability, water resistance and tolerance to temperature changes.
Macassar Ebony produces a tight low and mid range with an iconic attack on the high end. It also features a quick response and rich sustain.
The RGEW521ZC features a Ziricote top with an exotic wood grain.
A pair of high-output DiMarzio® Air Norton™ and The Tone Zone® pickups offers a huge sound with a broad dynamic range and infinite sustain.