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Ibanez RG2228A Prestige Electric Guitar with Case, 8-String

An homage to style and craftsmanship, this 8-string monstrosity features a 5-piece neck with KTS titanium reinforcement and custom DiMarzio pickups. (2) Read 2 reviews for this product | Rate and Review This Product
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Ibanez trumps all other with the introduction of their RG2228A 8-string electric guitar. Whether it's about rock n' roll or heavy metal, or about the ever-growing global community of djent, the bottom line has always been power. The artists that Ibanez had the honor to work with aspire to move mountains. They build on their ideas. Seven strings, and then eight strings-each innovative step towards creation of musical weaponry that can deliver nothing less than pure shock and awe.

Features

- 685.8mm/27" Extra Long Scale
- FX Edge III-8 bridge
- Factory Tuning : 1D#, 2A#, 3F#, 4C#, 5G#, 6D#, 7A#, 8F
- String Gauge: .009/ .011/ .016/ .024/ .032/ .042/ .054/ .065
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- Neck Material: Maple/Wenge
- Neck Construction: 5 Piece Ultra-8 with KTS Titanium Reinforcement
- Body Material: Basswood
- Bridge: FX Edge III-8
- Neck Pickup: DiMarzio D Activator 8 (Humbucker)
- Bridge Pickup: DiMarzioD Activator 8 (Humbucker)
Ibanez Warranty 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 or factory 2nds products are not warranted. If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-669-8262
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "An amazing axe."
Overall: I'd been shopping around and reading reviews for various 8 string guitars for about two months now. I finally decided and purchased this model from Zzounds. It arrived well packed and in perfect condition. I had to make some adjustments and tune it, but other than that ,this guitar rocks. The passive Dimarzio pickups are well balanced and quite hot. Ibanez has built an excellent instrument in the RG2228.The gloss black finish is flawless and I should mention the case fits the guitar like a glove. I'm very pleased with this guitar and would recommend it to anyone.
Style of Music: Progressive rock, jazz/fusion hybrid,metal,creator of orginal music.
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Overall: well , in my respnce to this , i have to say the guitar is the best you can buy for any 8 stringer , the neck is paper thin , the Di's are crisp and clear and even in a clean tone with the 5 way selector . The whole guitar is made is a finger frenzy , the only problem i had was the stock 9 gauge strings buzzed like hell , i wanted to send it back at first , but i said to myself , wait a set of 10's with a low end will solve this problem so i ordered a set of ernie ball slinky 8 stringers , 10 - 74 , after i put those on , without even an adjustment (not a truss rod or action) it was perfected like they put 9's on it to #%$ with us , but if you do get this , make sure you get the wound strings in higher gauges . Overall i am happy with my purchase , i do wish i didnt have to change strings but that's Ibanez factory crap. i would recomend this product to anyone who wants to brutally decimate their neighbors with the sound of this guitar .
Style of Music: Metal , Progressive Rock , Virtuoso
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