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.

RGIB6 Iron Label



neck typeNitro Baritone 3pc Maple/Purpleheart neck
bodyBasswood body
fretboardBound Jatoba fretboard
fretJumbo frets
bridgeGibraltar Standard II bridge
neck pickupEMG® 60 (H) neck pickup (Active/Ceramic)
bridge pickupEMG® 81 (H) bridge pickup (Active/Ceramic)
factory tuning1B, 2F#, 3D, 4A, 5E, 6B
string gauge.014/.018/.026/.044/.056/.068
hardware colorCosmo black

Neck Dimensions

Scale :712mm/28"
a : Width45mm at NUT
b : Width58mm at 24F
c : Thickness20mm at 1F
d : Thickness23mm at 12F
Radius :400mmR





  • Killswitch


28" Scale Length

The 28" scale neck ensures a full, rich tone and superior intonation for the heavier gauge strings a Baritone demands.

EMG® Pickups - 6 strings

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.

Nitro Baritone 3pc Maple/Purpleheart neck

Legendary Super-thin, ultra-playable neck, made by Maple/Purpleheart with road-tested durability.

Jatoba Fretboard

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

Gibraltar Standard II Bridge

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.