Ibanez Premium AZ242PBG Electric Guitar (with Gig Bag)

Built for extreme playability, the Ibanez Premium AZ242PBG uses Seymour Duncan Hyperion pickups and Dyna-Mix 10 switching for clarity and wide tonal variety.
What's special about this item?
Feature: What it does:
Gold hardware Enhances beauty of hardware complement
Roasted maple neck Bright tone, full sustain and strength
Seymour Duncan Hyperion pickups Alnico 5 magnets, moderate output, balanced tone
Stainless steel frets Increased strength and material integrity
Ibanez has decades of accumulated knowledge and has been at the forefront of the evolution of guitar-making for a long time. From A to Z, the AZ series carries with it all of the hallmarks of these tried and tested Ibanez qualities: the smooth oval neck grip, the well-balanced asymmetrical body shape and a neck heel that allows unrivaled playability.

The AZ series represents the future of guitar playing. With the Ibanez AZ Series, achieve your zenith.

AZ242PBG features a Poplar Burl top and an American Basswood body back. The AZ242's ergonomic back body contour and big forearm contour lets the guitar's body fit the player naturally, thus increasing playing comfort.

The AZ body has a deep waist and different radii on each body edge curve, making it easier to play in both standing or sitting positions.

The AZ Roasted Maple neck was heat-treated to increase the wood's stability, durability, water resistance and tolerance of temperature changes.
The Roasted Maple fretboard was also heat-treated as well to help it provide a well-balanced note attack and tone with rich sustain.
In order to achieve the ultimate neck grip comfort, the fretboard edge was finished with a smooth curve.

The Super All Access Neck Joint increases playability and eases access to the highest frets. Stainless steel frets boast excellent corrosion resistance and the wide and tall fret-type offers a quick response and good articulation when playing chords and a clear tone while playing single notes.

The AZ242PBG read more is equipped with luminescent side dot position marks, making it easy for players to see fretboard position marks while performing on dark stages. Seymour Duncan Hyperion pickups feature a moderate output through Alnico-5 magnets, which retain the clarity of the fundamental tone when using a distorted sound and deliver a clear pick attack.

The Dyna-MIX 10 offers ten sound variations. The Power Tap mode provides a realistic single coil sound despite its two humbucker pickup layout.
The T1502 tremolo bridge, developed in collaboration with GOTOH, features steel saddles for a quick response and improved articulation. The 10.5mm string spacing allows for easy picking across strings, enabling techniques such as string skipping and hybrid picking. The AZ242PBG features Gotoh MG-T locking machine heads, which have an established reputation for tuning stability. Gig bag included.
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Neck: AZ Oval C Roasted Maple
Frets: 24
Body: Poplar Burl top/American Basswood
Fretboard: Roasted Maple fretboard with Black dot inlay
Frets: Jumbo Stainless Steel
Nut: Graph Tech
Neck Pickup: Seymour Duncan Hyperion (H)
Bridge Pickup: Seymour Duncan Hyperion (H)
Switching: dyna-MIX10 switching system with Alter Switch
Bridge: Gotoh T1502 tremolo
Hardware: Gold
Tuners: Gotoh MG-T locking
Inlays: Luminescent side dot
Gig bag: Included
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Charcoal Black Burst
Shipping Weight: 13 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 43 x 17 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): IBA AZ242PBG CKB
Blemished, Charcoal Black Burst
Shipping Weight: 13 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 43 x 17 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): MBP IBAAZ242PBGCKB
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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Submitted December 17, 2020 by a customer from gmail.com
"Ibanez AZ242"
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What a fantastic guitar. Neck is amazing and it's super fast and smooth.Honestly this guitar is one of the best playing guitars I've ever owned. zZounds is a great company and I really enjoyed buying from them.
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