You've noticed by now that we at Ibanez hold a studious respect for tradition. That said, every now and then you have to hang a right where everyone else is turning left. The double-cutaway Talman is our rebel with a cause. Electric players looking to add an acoustic-guitar dimension to their arsenal go headover- heels for this distinctive hybrid.



body shapeTalman Double Cutaway body
topFigured Ash top
back & sidesSapele back & sides
bracingX Bracing
neckMahogany neck
body bindingIvory
soundhole rosetteBasswood marquetry rosette
tuning machineChrome Die-cast tuner
number of frets20
bridge pinsIbanez Advantage™ bridge pins
stringsCoated bronze strings
pickupIbanez AP2 Magnetic pickup
preampIbanez AEQ200M preamp w/2-band EQ
output jack1/4" output
battery9V Battery
finish topGloss (Open Pore for DNO)
finish back and sidesGloss (Open Pore for DNO)
finish neck backGloss (Open Pore for DNO)

Neck Dimensions

Scale :648mm
a : Width42mm at NUT
b : Width54mm at 14F
c : Thickness21.5mm at 1F
d : Thickness23.5mm at 7F
Radius :250mmR

Body Dimensions

a : Length18"
b : Width14 1/2"
c : Max Depth3 1/2"


Recommended Case/Bag


Figured Ash top, Sapele back & sides

The combination of a Figured Ash top and Sapele back & sides yields beautiful wood grain with a rich low end as well as a focused mid range and superior articulation on high end.

Purpleheart fretboard & bridge

Purpleheart produces a rich mid range with a crisp high end.