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Ibanez RGMS8 Multi-Scale 8-String Electric Guitar
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The RG series is Ibanez’s core series and always has been well received. Now Ibanez is pleased to introduce a RGMS8 which features the multi-sc...Click To Read More About This Product
A highly engineered metal machine.
The RG series is Ibanez’s core series and always has been well received. Now Ibanez is pleased to introduce a RGMS8 which features the multi-scale.
Using the trapezoidal 27.2”/25.5” scale, the multi-scale neck construction provides an equalized tension that creates a lively, open tone. Designed for playability, the slants are matched with the player’s hand angles to facilitate quick playing along with the flatling on the 12th fret. By setting the horizontal point close to bridge’s side, shredding in high frets is easy.
The super-slim, ultra-comfortable 5pc Maple/Walnut Wizard III neck provides solid stability for the increased tension of the extra strings, and the spacious Jatoba fingerboard enhances playing agility and optimizes articulation.
Designed for both stability and sustain, the innovative Ibanez Mono-Rail bridge minimizes cross-talk between strings and facilitates flawless intonation. Ibanez original Array 8 MS pickups perfectly fit the bill not only in size fitted to the slanted mounting angle but also in sound. Proven performers for down-tuning, their highly responsive, super-tight growl is a superb match for this metal machine.
- Body shape: Double cutaway
- Body type: Solid body
- Body material: Solid wood
- Top wood: Not applicable
- Body wood: Mahogany
- Body finish: Gloss
- Orientation: Right handed
- Neck shape: Wizard III-8
- Neck wood: Multi-Scale 5pc Maple/Walnut neck
- Joint: Bolt-on
- Scale length: 27.2” Scale at 8th string / 25.5” at 1st string
- Truss rod: Standard
- Neck finish: Gloss
- Material: Jatoba fretboard w/Off-set white dot inlay
- Radius: 15.75 in.
- Fret size: Jumbo
- Number of frets: 24
- Inlays: Dot
- Nut width: 2.16 in. (55 mm)
- Configuration: HH
- Neck: Array 8 MS
- Middle: Not applicable
- Bridge: Array 8 MS
- Brand: Ibanez
- Active or passive pickups: Passive
- Series or parallel: Switchable
- Piezo: No
- Active EQ: No
- Special electronics: None
- Control layout: Master volume, tone
- Pickup switch: 5-way
- Coil tap or split: Coil split
- Kill switch: No
- Bridge type: Fixed
- Bridge design: 8-saddle Mono-rail bridge
- Tailpiece: Not applicable
- Tuning machines: Die-cast sealed
- Color: Black chrome
- Number of strings: 8-string
- Special features: Fanned frets, Electronics
- Case: Sold separately
- Accessories: None
- Country of origin: Indonesia
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