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-7 3pc Maple/Purpleheart neck|
|body||Laurel Burl top/Ash body|
|fretboard||Bound Ebony fretboard w/Off-set white dot inlay|
|bridge||Gibraltar Standard II-7 bridge|
|neck pickup||DiMarzio® Fusion Edge (H) neck pickup (Passive/Ceramic)|
|bridge pickup||DiMarzio® Fusion Edge (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Ceramic)|
|a : Width||48mm at NUT|
|b : Width||68mm at 24F|
|c : Thickness||19mm at 1F|
|d : Thickness||21mm at 12F|
Legendary Super-thin, ultra-playable neck, made by Maple/Purpleheart with road-tested durability.
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 RGIX features Laurel Burl top with exotic wood grain.
Through close collaboration between Ibanez and DiMarzio®-Fusion Edge pickups have been engineered to produce a powerful, distinctive tone with a crisp, cutting high end, and a tight, compressed bottom end, minus any muddy mid-range.
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.
Flipping the switch chooses between a pickups full output-for a more modern voice, or a lower output-to provide a more vintage-like tone.
The Gotoh® MG-T locking machine heads achieve incredible tuning stability, cutting down string-changing time.
The luminescent side dot position marks make it easy for players to see fretboard position marks when performing on dark stages.