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.
Ebony produces a tight low and mid range with an iconic attack on the high end. It also features a quick response and rich sustain.
Bare Knuckle Aftermath Pickups
Hand-wound in UK, Bare Knuckle Aftermath pickups deliver accelerated bass response for tracking high-speed staccato riffing, with increased focus in the mids, and superb high-end articulation.
Premium Fret Edge Treatment
Premium Fret Edge Treatment offer super smooth,comfortable performance.
The coil tap switch adds sound and tonal variations for both pickups.
Gotoh MG-T locking machine heads
The Gotoh MG-T locking machine heads achieve incredible tuning stability, cutting down string-changing time.
neck type Wizard11pc Maple/Walnut/Purpleheart neck
top/back/body Poplar Burl (7mm) topAmerican Basswood body
fretboard Ebony fretboardMother of Pearl dot inlay
fret Jescar EVO Gold fretsPremium fret edge treatment
number of frets 24
bridge Mono-rail bridge
string space 10.8mm
neck pickup Bare Knuckle Aftermath (H) neck pickupPassive/Alnico
bridge pickup Bare Knuckle Aftermath (H) bridge pickupPassive/Ceramic
factory tuning 1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E
strings D’Addario EXL110
string gauge .010/.013/.017/.026/.036/.046
hardware color Gold
Scale : 648mm/25.5″
a : Width 43mm at NUT
b : Width 58mm at 24F
c : Thickness 18mm at 1F
d : Thickness 20mm at 12F
Radius : 400mmR