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.
Nitro Wizard Neck Thru
RGIT models feature 7pc Maple/Walnut neck thru construction.
RGIT models feature ebony fretboard for tight low-end and quick response needed for metal.
Gotoh Magnum Lock Machineheads
The Magnum Lock machineheads offer incredible tuning stability.
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.
Kill switch 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.
Neck type Nitro Wizard 7pc Maple/Walnut neck-thru w/Graphite reinforcement rods
Nody Ash wing body
Fretboard Ebony fretboard
Fret Jumbo frets
Bridge Gibraltar Standard II bridge
Neck pickup EMG 60 (H) neck pickup (Active/Ceramic)
Bridge pickup EMG 81 (H) bridge pickup (Active/Ceramic)
Hardware color Cosmo black
Width at Nut 43mm
Width at Last Fret 58mm
Thickness at 1st 19mm
Thickness at 12th 21mm