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Explore the deeper, darker side of your musical soul.
The 8-string Ibanez RGA8 Electric Guitar boasts a carved-top mahogany body for tonal warmth, strong sustain, and playing comfort. The 5-piece maple/walnut neck has the surprisingly fast and effortless to play Ibanez Wizard II-8 profile.
The 27" scale facilitates the lower tunings used in modern heavy rock music and the 24-fret rosewood fretboard is dressed with dot inlays. The black finish and black chrome hardware add a sinister vibe to this metal machine.
Ibanez LZ8 pickups
The RGA8 is armed with Ibanez LZ8 humbucking pickups that are specially-sized for 8-string guitars with a wider magnetic field and produce a tight and warm sound. The RGA8 guitar's active pickups' ceramic magnets deliver a modern high-output fat sound, yet are tweaked to also produce a balanced clean sound. An active EQ circuit with a simple-to-operate on-off switch provides pure tone free of noise. A mid-scoop toggle switch provides additional tonal variety and punch. 2 AA batteries operate both the active pickups and EQ circuitry .
FX Edge III-8 bridge
The 8-string Ibanez guitar's durable FX Edge III-8 double locking fixed bridge has a low-profile for playing comfort and maximum vibration transfer, while also providing stability, tonal sustain, and helping to make string changes happen quickly.
Case sold separately.
- Eight string
- 24 Fret
- Menacing appearance
- Sharp, biting tone
- Fast neck
- Case sold separately
Order a metal machine that is not for the meek.
RGA8 8-String Electric Guitar Specifications:
- Style: Solidbody double-cutaway
- Body: Carved mahogany
- Finish: Black
- Neck Material: 5-piece maple/walnut
- Neck Type: Bolt-on Wizard II-8
- Scale length: 27" (685.8 mm)
- Neck radius: 15.75" (400 mm)
- Width at Nut: " 2.16 (55 mm)
- Frets: 24 jumbo frets
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Inlay: Pearl dot inlays
- Bridge: FX Edge III-8 double-locking fixed
- Neck pickup: Active 8-string Ibanez LZ8-N humbucker
- Bridge pickup: active 8-string Ibanez LZ8-B humbucker
- Controls: Master volume, mid-scoop toggle and 3-way pickup blade selector.
- Tuners: Die-cast
- Hardware: Black