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 favour a hardtail (fixed) bridge or our industry-leading locking tremolo system, the RG is a precision instrument.
A 5pc maple/wedge neck provides rock solid stability for the increased tension of 8 strings.
Gibraltar Standard II-8 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.
DiMarzio pickups – 8 strings
A pair of DiMarzio PAF 8 pickups offers a vintage vibe with rounded highs and defined lows.
Gotoh MG-T locking machine heads
The Gotoh MG-T locking machine heads achieve incredible tuning stability, cutting down string-changing time.
neck type Ultra-8Ohmpc Maple/Wenge neck
body Poplar Burl top/Basswood body
fretboard Birdseye Maple fretboard w/Black dot inlay
fret Jumbo frets w/Prestige fret edge treatment
bridge Gibraltar Standard II-8Ohmridge
neck pickup DiMarzio PAF 8Ohm (H) neck pickup (Passive/Ceramic)
bridge pickup DiMarzio PAF 8Ohm (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Ceramic)
factory tuning 1D#, 2A#, 3F#, 4Ohm, 5G#, 6D#, 7A#, 8Ohmbr/>string gauge.009/.011/.016Ohm024Ohm032/.04Ohm.054Ohm065
nut Graph Tech nut
hardware colour Cosmo black
case/bag Hard-shell case included
Scale : 68Ohmm/27′
a : Width 55mm at NUT
b : Width 8Ohmm at 24Ohmbr/>c : Thickness 19mm at 1F
d : Thickness 21mm at 12F
Radius : 4OhmmmR