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Jackson Special Edition Rhoads RRXMG Electric Guitar   (Open Box)
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Product# J20693
OVERVIEW

A black-and-white ode to the late-great metal legend with killer lines and EMG pickups to handle your most melodic riffs.

This Jackson X Series Rhoads RRXMG electric guitar is loaded with purebred Jackson DNA-neck-through body construction, hot, humbucking pickups, a bound compound-radius fingerboard with distinctive shark-fin inlays, and a stunning finish.

A classic Jackson model imbued with the X factor, fantastic tone, ultra-fast playability and unbelievable value for 21st century guitarists, the Jackson Rhoads RRXMG features a basswood body, through-body maple neck. Its active EMG 85 (neck) and 81 (bridge) humbucking pickups deliver well-balanced tone with tight bass, glassy mids and crunching highs. Its bound compound-radius rosewood fingerboard curves more dramatically at the nut for easy chording and flattens out as it approaches the neck joint for low-action bends without fretting out.

Other features include Floyd Rose Special double-locking two-point tremolo, 24 jumbo frets and three-way pickup switching. Case sold separately.

FEATURES
  • Body
  • Body shape: V
  • Body type: Solid body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Top wood: Not applicable
  • Body wood: Basswood
  • Body finish: Gloss Polyurethane
  • Orientation: Right handed
  • Neck
  • Neck shape: Speed neck
  • Neck wood: Maple with graphite reinforcement
  • Joint: Set-in
  • Scale length: 25.5"
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Neck finish: Gloss
  • Fretboard
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Radius: Compound
  • Fret size: Jumbo
  • Number of frets: 24
  • Inlays: Pearloid sharkfin
  • Nut width: 1.687" (42.8mm)
  • Pickups
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: EMG-85
  • Middle: Not applicable
  • Bridge: EMG-81
  • Brand: EMG
  • Active or passive: Active
  • Series or parallel: Series
  • Piezo: No
  • Active EQ: No
  • Special electronics: None
  • Controls
  • Control layout: Master volume, tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-way
  • Coil tap or split: No
  • Kill switch: No
  • Hardware
  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: Floyd Rose special
  • Tailpiece: Not applicable
  • Tuning machines: Die-cast sealed
  • Color: Black
  • Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features: Pickups
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: Indonesia

Grab this exceptional guitar now. Order today!

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JacksonSpecial Edition Rhoads RRXMG Electric Guitar
 
4.0

(based on 4 reviews)

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75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fun to play (4)
  • Good feel (4)
  • Good pick up (3)
  • Solid electronics (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Jamming (4)
  • Practicing (3)

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5.0

Great guitar!

By Tom

from Northeast

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Good Pick Up
  • Good Tone
  • Solid Electronics

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing

    Comments about Jackson Special Edition Rhoads RRXMG Electric Guitar:

    This guitar is a blast to play. The finish is nice and the fretwork was perfect.

    The only issue I had was with the tremolo not holding tune when I did extreme pulls and dives. (Not uncommon with this particular model Floyd Rose.) After installing a stop, extra spring, and restringing, it now stays in tune now matter how far I dive bomb.

    I also have a US made Jackson RR1, and this guitar compliments it nicely.

    It's a blast to play - you just have to be careful with that point sticking out in the back! ;)

    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Not bad if on sale

    By Duke

    from Orlando, FL

    About Me Professional Musician

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    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fun To Play
    • Good Feel
    • Solid Electronics

    Cons

    • Fret board finish rubs off on fingers
    • Neck is a little thicker than expected

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording
    • Rock Concerts
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Jackson Special Edition Rhoads RRXMG Electric Guitar:

    Mine actually plays pretty well and the only real issues I have are the neck was a little thicker than I expected, and the fret board finish rubs off on your fingers causing them to turn black. I had also purchased a King V that is in the same X series line and its seems and feels better made. Its neck was thinner and the fret board does not cause your finger to turn black. Overall it is not a bad pickup if you get it on sale, but I would not pay full price for it.

    (0 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    Broke 5 hours into playing it. Not happy with Musicians frie

    By Open Box Blues

    from KY

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fun To Play
    • Good Feel
    • Good Pick Up

    Cons

    • Poor Quality Craftsmanship

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • School Bands

    Comments about Jackson Special Edition Rhoads RRXMG Electric Guitar:

    Jamming and learning. Planing on putting a band together.

    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great Metal guitar for the price

    By Jeff Bennett Nepa

    from Wilkes Barre Pa.

    About Me Professional Musician

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Fun To Play
    • Good Feel
    • Good Pick Up
    • Good Tone
    • Solid Electronics

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Jamming
      • Practicing
      • Recording
      • Rock Concerts
      • Small Venues

      Comments about Jackson Special Edition Rhoads RRXMG Electric Guitar:

      Plays smooth and fast looks great

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