Ibanez ICHI10 Ichika Signature Electric Guitar (with Gig Bag)

Similar to the Quest Series Q54 with extra clarity and brightness, the Ibanez ICHI10 Ichika Signature is highly responsive with a clear, full-range tonality.
What's special about this item?
Feature: What it does:
Nyatoh body Warm tone similar to mahogany
Wizard neck Thin, flat, and fast neck
Birdseye maple fretboard Beautiful grain; delivers clear and bright tone
Mono tune bridge Wide intonation range for alternate tunings
Internet sensation and renowned guitarist Ichika Nito gained his global following and reputation through a unique combination of complex techniques and an easily identifiable signature sound. He captivates music fans and musicians alike with his unconventional, experimental style and a wholly original musical approach, through which he has become a favorite player and a major influence to players around the world. The Ibanez ICHI10, Ichika Nito's exciting and original signature design, capitalizes on original hardware and pickup designs from Ibanez and will serve as an indispensable asset in expressing his ever-evolving musical style.

Of all the options available to him, Ichika Nito chose the headless Q (Quest) series from Ibanez on which to base his signature model. This guitar largely holds to the specifications and design of the Q54, with a few notable changes. Ichika Nito's guitar features three Ibanez proprietary R1 single coil pickups rather than the standard HSS configuration. This setup helps accentuate Ichika Nito's emphasis on tonal clarity as well as bright, glassy sounds to help balance the highly rhythmic and percussive elements to his playing.

Features:

- Wizard C 3pc Roasted Maple/Bubinga neck
To meet the demand of various playing styles, this Wizard C neck has a very neutral shape - it's not too thick, too thin, or too flat. The 3pc Roasted Maple/Bubinga construction also offers great stability and long-term durability.

- Roasted Birdseye Maple fretboard
The beautiful Birdseye read more Maple fretboard imbues this bass with an exotic appearance . The fretboard is heat-treated for a balanced attack and rich sustain.

- Jescar EVO Gold
Jescar EVO gold frets are known for their bright tone, gorgeous appearance, and excellent features such as long-lasting durability and smooth note bending.

- Nyatoh body
Nyatoh used as the body wood provides a rich mid-low end.

- R1 S-S-S pickups
R1 pickups are designed specifically for use in headless guitars. They provide a clearly defined sound, facilitating excellent tonal balance through all frequencies. The lows are powerful without being muddy, and the highs are bright and clear, but never harsh. As a result, every single note within the chord structure is well defined, and clearly audible. The R1 design, with its tonal balance, and extremely low noise performance, works extremely well with both digital and analog effects.

- Custom string lock
This custom string lock is one-piece unit that features very simple construction. This means the hardware requires less maintenance, is highly durable, and allows for very easy string changes. Additionally, no proprietary string is required, so you can continue to use your favorite gauge and brand.

- Mono tune bridges
The Mono tune bridges offer a wide intonation range so that you can easily set the instrument up for tuning down a whole step or even further. The string height is also easily adjustable, and each saddle generally has less material, which leads to more natural and organic tone.

- dyna-MIX8 switching system with Alter Switch
The dyna-MIX 8 offers eight sound variations and can switch between humbucker and single coil modes with just a flick of the mini switch. It even simulates a humbucking sound from the combination of two single coil pickups.

- Gig bag included
Ibanez Gig bags are made out of durable materials.
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- Neck: Wizard C 3pc Roasted Maple/Bubinga neck
- Fretboard: Roasted Birdseye Maple fretboard, Jescar EVO Gold
- Body: Nyatoh body
- Pickups: R1 S-S-S pickups
- String Lock: Custom string lock
- Bridge:Mono tune bridges
- Electronics: dyna-MIX8 switching system with Alter Switch
- Dots: Luminescent side dots
- Gig Bag: Gig bag included
- Body Design: Ergonomic body design (Q)
- Body: Compact and light-weight, yet resonant body
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
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Shipping Weight: 28 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 50 x 19 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): IBA ICHI10 VWM
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