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Ibanez AVC9 Artwood Vintage Acoustic Guitar

A grand concert body shape, paired with a torrefied mahogany top and spruce x bracing makes for a sound that's wide and dynamic for responsive fingerpicking. Rate and review this product
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Ibanez AVC9 Artwood Open Pore Natural
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Features: What it does for you:
Grand Concert body shape Small shape for intimate, focused sound
Thermally Aged Sitka Spruce Top Vintage tone; improved response
Rosewood fretboard Open, warm tone and smooth playing feel
Bone nut Enhanced sonic character

Ibanez AVC9 Artwood Vintage Acoustic

The "modern approach to acoustic guitar tradition" has long been our catchphrase for the Artwood series. Artwood Vintage steps even further back in history and borrows the best features of highly desired vintage instruments.

The Artwood Vintage series now showcases another vintage element by applying an "aging" process to the tonewood --" Termo Aged "tone wood, made by a special drying process at a high temperature which is commonly known as "baking" or "torrefaction". Only choice selected and seasoned tone wood can be cured to Thermo Aged wood. The wood is heated in a vacuum with a specific recipe for each kind of the wood in order to release water and decompose resin contained within the wood. As a result, Thermo Aged tone wood becomes light, hard and stable like tone wood dried for decades, while providing amazing response and a louder sound. The tone character includes a full-bodied low-end and a great smooth sustain in the treble strings which are common features of vintage guitars.

The grand concert body shape of the Ibanez AVC9, along with Thermo Aged Mahogany top w/Thermo Aged Spruce X bracing and shorter scale delivers a wide dynamic sound when strumming, quick response when finger picking, thanks to the light weight Open Pore Natural finish. Mahogany top/back/sides body construction creates rich, bright and balanced tonal character, while the Tortoiseshell body binding gives this guitar a true vintage vibe. The mahogany soft-V shape neck in satin finish with a Rosewood fretboard provides playing comfort. Open gear tuners w/butterbean knobs (18:1 gear ratio) ensure accurate, stable tuning and help reduce the headstock weight, while bringing vintage vibe in its looks. A bone nut and saddle are chosen for its ability to transfer the string vibration naturally. D'Addario(R) Nickel Bronze strings emphasize the natural voice of Thermo Aged wood with incredible clarity, resonance and projection.

zZounds is an authorized dealer of Ibanez products.
- Grand Concert Body
- 634mm/25" scale
- Thermo Aged Solid Mahogany Top
- Thermo Aged Spruce X Bracing
- Mahogany Back and Sides
- Tortoiseshell body binding
- Mahogany Soft-V shape Neck (Satin finish)
- Rosewood Fretboard
- Rosewood Bridge
- Bone Nut and Saddle
- Chrome Open Gear Tuners w/Butterbean knobs
- Ibanez Advantage Bridge pins
- D'Addario Nickel Bronze strings, NB1253
- Open Pore Natural Finish
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Shipping Weight: 6 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 42 x 19 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): AVC9OPN
Ibanez Non-New Product Warranty Information Ibanez Electric Guitars and Basses have a 1-year warranty on NEW instruments only for the ORIGINAL purchaser with a Sales Receipt. All used products are not under warranty.
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-669-8262
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