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 Baritone 3pc Maple/Purpleheart neck|
|fretboard||Bound Jatoba fretboard|
|bridge||Gibraltar Standard II bridge|
|neck pickup||EMG® 60 (H) neck pickup (Active/Ceramic)|
|bridge pickup||EMG® 81 (H) bridge pickup (Active/Ceramic)|
|factory tuning||1B, 2F#, 3D, 4A, 5E, 6B|
|hardware color||Cosmo black|
|a : Width||45mm at NUT|
|b : Width||58mm at 24F|
|c : Thickness||20mm at 1F|
|d : Thickness||23mm at 12F|
The 28" scale neck ensures a full, rich tone and superior intonation for the heavier gauge strings a Baritone demands.
EMG® 60 neck pickup packs plenty of output with a balance of tones that is classic-thick; boosted mids, big lows, and fat highs. EMG® 81 bridge pickup gives detailed intensity, incredible amounts of high end cut, and fluid sustain.
Legendary Super-thin, ultra-playable neck, made by Maple/Purpleheart with road-tested durability.
Jatoba has a reddish brown color which produces a rich mid range with a crisp high end.
Killswitch provides the player easy access to a manually controlled strobe effect
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.