RG

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.

RG8520 j.custom MADE IN JAPAN

FINISHES

SPEC

neck typeRG j.custom Super Wizard 5pc Maple/Wenge neck
bodyAAA Flamed Maple (4mm) top/African Mahogany (40mm) body
fretboardBound Selected Rosewood fretboard w/Tree of Life inlay
fretJumbo frets
bridgeLo-Pro Edge tremolo bridge
neck pickupDiMarzio® Fusion Edge (H) neck pickup (Passive/Ceramic)
bridge pickupDiMarzio® Fusion Edge (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Ceramic)
hardware colorCosmo black
case/bagHardshell case included

Neck Dimensions

Scale :648mm/25.5"
a : Width43mm at NUT
b : Width58mm at 24F
c : Thickness17mm at 1F
d : Thickness19mm at 12F
Radius :430mmR

SWITCHING SYSTEM

CONTROLS

FEATURES

Fretboard

Selected Rosewood fretboard with Flamed Maple binding and Tree of life inlay.

All Access Neck Joint

j.custom special neck joint offers superior playability at the high frets.

AAA Flamed Maple (4mm) top/African Mahogany (40mm) body

A Flamed Maple top and African Mahogany back body provides rich low end and a crisp high end.

j.custom Special Neck

RG j.custom Super Wizard 5pc Maple/Wenge neck includes Jumbo frets finished with j.custom special fret edge treatment for super smooth,comfortable performance.
"Velvetouch" finish on neck back ensures "just right" feel and ease of play.

Easy Access Control Knobs

Recessed control knobs for better playability.

DiMarzio® Fusion Edge Pickups

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.

Lo-Pro Edge Tremolo Bridge

The legendary Lo-Pro Edge bridge offers maximum playing comfort with its streamlined profile and recessed fine tuners. Locking studs contribute to tuning stability.

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