Seven Strings and a Long Neck to Handle the Roar!Ibanez's RGD2127Z not only gives you seven-string range -- its extra-long neck ensures the guitar can handle all those earth-shaking sounds without buzzing out. Its V77 and V87 pickups are also designed to handle low-end rumbles with plenty of definition.
Made to Get LowThe seven-string design of the RGD2127Z adds another low string beyond the standard six-string range, enabling fans of heavy riffing to reach the depths of rock and metal. Ibanez has enhanced this model's low-end range with an extra-long 26.5-inch neck scale. The longer neck is better equipped to handle drop tunings, meaning you can tune down to Antarctica before you hear fret buzz.
You can take things even lower with the Edge Zero 7 bridge. Ibanez's own tremolo system comes stock on the RGD2127Z. Push the bar as low as you can for extreme dive bombs or pull up into the recessed cavity for screeching harmonics.
Clean, Responsive Tone From V77 and V87 PickupsLoaded in the RGD2127Z's neck pickup slot is Ibanez's V77. A seven-string version of the Vintage 7, this humbucker delivers bright and clean tones but responds well to distortion. The bridge slot holds a V87, known for high output and rich harmonics, especially with the gain turned up a bit. Both pickups were engineered by Ibanez to handle the heavy sounds of seven-string guitars.
Thick Sounds with a Slim NeckThe long length and deep range of the RGD2127Z's neck doesn't mean that Ibanez has sacrificed speed. The guitar is constructed with a maple and wenge Wizard-7 Prestige Neck -- well known among shredders for its flat contour and playability. This version of the Wizard series brings the speedy neck to seven-string players with its thin profile -- 19 mm thick at the nut and 21mm at the 12th fret. The deep cutaways allow access all the way up the fretboard.
Features:- Seven-string design
- Basswood body
- 5-piece, 26.5-inch maple/wenge neck with KTS titanium reinforcement rods
- Rosewood fretboard with 24 extra-jumbo frets
- Edge Zero 7 bridge with ZPS3
- V77 neck humbucker pickup
- V87 bridge humbucker pickup
- Case included
- All-purpose maintenance tool included
Have no fear of the deep end when you play the Ibanez RGD2127Z.
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Neck type: Wizard-7 5pc Maple/Wenge neck w/KTS TITANIUM rods
Body: Basswood body
Fretboard: Rosewood fretboard w/Pearl dot inlay
Fret: Jumbo frets w/Prestige fret edge treatment
Bridge: Edge-Zero 7 bridge w/ZPS3
Neck: V77 Custom humbucker, Passive/Ceramic
Bridge: V87 Custom humbucker, Passive/Ceramic
Factory tuning: 1D, 2A, 3F, 4C, 5G, 6D, 7A
String Gauge: .010/.013/.017/.026/.036/.046/.059
Hardware color: Cosmo black
Hardshell case: Included
Width at Nut: 48mm
Width at Last Fret: 68mm
Thickness at 1st: 19mm
Thickness at 12th: 21mm
- Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN):
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
Ibanez RGD2127Z Electric GuitarHear the rumble? Hear the scream? Get ready to rock hard, low and steady with the Ibanez RGD2127Z. Extra long, lighting-fast Prestige Wizard HP necks, for the best in shred. These sleek metal monster guitars are tuned down low and built to reach the highest realms of metal fury.
Features:- Lighting-fast Prestige Wizard HP necks - ultra-smooth, thin and strong, backed with KTS(TM) Titanium reinforcement
- Made in Japan with Prestige craftsmanship by Japan's finest luthiers
- Extra-long 26.5-inch neck scales
- Extra-deep scoop cuts on lower horn for high fret access
- Edge-Zero bridge/tremolo with ZPS3 system for tuning stability
- V7/V8 pickups output full and deep low-end and more
- Full-step down factory tuning: D-G-C-F-A-D (6th to 1st strings), A-D-G-C-F-A-D (7th to 1st strings)
- All-purpose maintenance tool included
The Edge Zero 7, an advanced generation of Edge knife-edge tremolos, employs design advantages from the high tech ZR Zero Resistance trem such as the Zero Point System, an onboard intonation screw and arm torque adjustment.
The RGD2127Z features V77/V87 custom designed pickups for down tuning. These pickups are specially designed for capturing more low-end by regenerating a wider tonal range. Instead of losing the low-end, they output it with rich, harmonic tone. Also featured is a 26.5-inch extra long scale neck, with factory-set whole step down tuning. (Factory tuning: 1D, 2A, 3F, 4C, 5G, 6D, 7A.)
Edge-Zero TremoloThe Edge-Zero, Ibanez's advanced generation of knife edge tremolos, deploys all of the unique features of the ZR trem. Edge-Zero trems are standard on all RG Prestige, RG3000 and RGA Prestige models.
Just unscrew the built-in intonation adjustment tool from the base and screw it into the bottom of each saddle for quick adjustments. The locking bolt is offset from the center of the saddle, which allows easy access to the bolt without loosening the strings.