The new lineup of the FR series emphasizes the instrument's refined simplicity. The Mahogany body balances physical comfort with richness of tone. The FR's radical departure from tradition: The thin Wizard neck, offering a level of fingerboard performance that Ibanez players have raved about for decades.
|neck type||Nitro Wizard 3pc Maple/Purpleheart neck|
|body||Ash top/Mahogany body|
|fretboard||Bound Ebony fretboard|
|bridge||Gibraltar Standard II bridge|
|neck pickup||EMG® 60 (H) neck pickup (Active/Ceramic)|
|bridge pickup||EMG® 81 (H) bridge pickup (Active/Ceramic)|
|a : Width||43mm at NUT|
|b : Width||58mm at 24F|
|c : Thickness||19mm at 1F|
|d : Thickness||21mm at 12F|
Legendary Super-thin, ultra-playable neck with road-tested durability.
The tight grain of Ebony provides a smooth, dense playing surface that produces a tight low-end with the quick response needed for metal.
Killswitch provides the player easy access to a manually controlled strobe effect
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.
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.
The luminescent side dot position marks make it easy for players to see fretboard position marks when performing on dark stages.
The Gotoh® MG-T locking machine heads achieve incredible tuning stability, cutting down string-changing time.