Ibanez GRX20Z Electric Guitar

Own a real Ibanez for an unbelievable price. This budget-minded metal machine boasts a pair of high-gain humbuckers and a tremolo bridge for dive-bombs.

If you're ready to begin pushing your fingers to the max, then the Ibanez GRX20Z electric guitar is your axe of choice. This baby boasts a resonating poplar body in a striking GRX shape, a super-fast maple neck in a comfy C profile, a smooth rosewood fingerboard, a pair of high-output Powersound PSND humbuckers, simple volume and tone controls, a three-setting pickup selector blade, and a dependable FAT 6 bridge to hold your strings down in secure fashion -- all of the basic elements you need to take your shredding skills to the next level.

Poplar Body in an Eye-catching GRX Shape

This axe's GRX shape gives off a striking visual appeal with its double cutaway and sleek curvy contour, assuring you that you can look cool and play a guitar that rests comfortably against your body at the same time.

C Shaped Maple Neck

Your GRX20Z electric axe features a comfortably C shaped maple neck with 22 frets of comfortable action that'll let your fingers test their shred-ability. Maple brings a biting brightness and air-slicing snappiness to your licks, and the rosewood on this appendage is smooth to the touch. Practicing runs up and down each fret will quickly become addicting as you start getting a feel for how faster necks can play. This is what owning an Ibanez shred machine is all about!

Pair of Powersound Humbucking Pickups

Taking in your performance and crafting them into a powerful and rocking signal are the GRX20Z's pair of Powersound humbuckers. Your neck pickup read more gives your chords and licks a nice sum of body and thickness, and your bridge humbucker brings in a little more edge and bite. A simple volume and tone control layout will help you dial in the strength, brightness, and darkness of your output, and your pickup selector switch will set the best mix of each pickup for the sound you're looking for. This axe shows that you don't always need a bunch of dials and switches to craft a straightforward rock tone.

Secure and Flexible FAT 6 Bridge

Holding your game down in secure and confident fashion is your GRX20Z's FAT 6 bridge. This bridge gives your strings reliable footing to stay in tune longer while at the same time leaving you enough sustain let your notes linger. This baby's vibrato design is just flexible enough for you to play around with whammy techniques that'll afford you a little extra edge to your riffs.


- Poplar body in a GRX shape
- C shaped maple neck
- Rosewood fingerboard
- 22 medium frets
- Pearl dot inlays
- Scale length of 25.5"
- Powersound PSND1humbucking neck pickup
- Powersound PSND2humbucking bridge pickup
- Secure FAT 6 adjustable vibrato bridge

Get Ibanez quality without breaking the bank with the GRX20Z!
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- Neck Type: GRX Maple neck
- Fretboard: Treated New Zealand pine w/ White Dot inlays
- Body: Poplar
- Fret: Medium
- Bridge: Ibanez T106 tremolo
- Neck Pickup: Infinity R (H) neck pickup (Passive/Ceramic)
- Bridge Pickup: Infinity R (H) neck pickup (Passive/Ceramic)

Neck Dimensions

- Scale: 648mm/25.5"
- a: Width at Nut 42mm
- b: Width at Last Fret 56mm (at 21 F)
- c: Thickness at 1st 20mm
- d: Thickness at 12th 22mm
- Radius: 400mm
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Shipping Weight: 8.5 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 41 x 17 x 3 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): GRX20ZBKN
Jewel Blue
Shipping Weight: 10 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 43 x 18 x 4 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): GRX20ZJB

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 800-669-8262
Web: https://www.ibanez.com/usa/support/

Ibanez GRX20Z Electric Guitar

Now you can turn your back on traditional budget guitars that only feature single coils, boring finishes, and a bogus name on the headstock. The GRX has humbuckers for solid leads, metallic finishes, and every one is set up with the same stringent standards as the most expensive instruments from Ibanez. That's why it proudly says "Ibanez" and not "by Ibanez" on the headstock.

Reviewers gave this product an overall rating of 5 out of 5 stars. (377 ratings)
Submitted November 30, 2013 by Ray Smith in BUCKEYE, AZ
"I'm the worlds oldest rookie guitarist."
Overall: 5 out of 5 stars
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I'm 75 years old and spent 38 years as a working musician. I started as a kid on a flat top guitar and then an arch top and finally a solid body. Soon after I got started, I went into the Air Force. When I came out, there was no use for a lead guitarist, but every band wanted a bass man, so that became my instrument for the next 30 years. I've been retired from music for about 20 years and decided to take up guitar again. I remembered a few things from my early days and wanted to learn it right this time. I bought a cheap Squire Stratocaster and didn't like it at all, so I decided to buy the GRX20Z. Now I'm not as technically savvy as most of you guitarists are, but I do know what my hands feel and what my ears hear, and I've gotta say that I've bought more guitar than the price I paid for. At $149.99, I feel like I stole it away from someone. I couldn't be happier. If I ever get good enough and feel like I want to sit in and jam with someone, I won't feel embarrassed by the guitar. If anything, the guitar should be embarrassed by me. I've got it coupled up with a Peavey VYPR VIP3 amp and it sure sounds sweet. I haven't had the need to contact Manufacturer Support, but if their support is anything like the product, I'll never need to.
Musical Background:
Retired, but played for 38 years as a working musician playing bass.
Musical Style:
Country, Blues, 50's rock, Jazz, Rockabilly, and Southern Rock.
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