The RG is the most recognizable and distinctive guitar in the Ibanez line. Three decades of metal have forged this high-performance machine, honing it for both speed and strength. Whether you favor a hardtail (fixed) bridge or our industry-leading locking tremolo system, the RG is a precision instrument.




neck typeNitro Baritone 3pc Maple/Bubinga neck
bodyBasswood body
fretboardBound rosewood fretboard
fretJumbo frets
bridgeGibraltar Standard II bridge
neck puEMG® 60 (H) neck pu (Active/Ceramic)
bridge puEMG® 81 (H) bridge pu (Active/Ceramic)
factory tuning1B, 2F#, 3D, 4A, 5E, 6B
hardware colorCosmo black
Neck Dimensions
a : Width at Nut45mm
b : Width at Last Fret58mm
c : Thickness at 1st20mm
d : Thickness at 12th23mm


  • Kill switch
  • String Gauge: .014/.018/.026/.044/.056/.068

Switching System



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28" Scale Length

The 28" scale neck ensures a full, rich tone and superior intonation for the heavier gauge strings a Baritone demands.

EMG® Pickups

EMG® 60 neck pickup packs plenty of output with a balance of tones that is classic-thick; boosted mids, big lows, and fat highs. EMG® 81 bridge pickup gives detailed intensity, incredible amounts of high end cut, and fluid sustain.

Nitro Wizard Neck

Legendary Super-thin, ultra-playable neck with road-tested durability.

Kill Switch

Kill switch provides the player easy access to a manually controlled strobe effect

Gibraltar Standard II Bridge

The Gibraltar Standard II is a simple fixed bridge that was designed to unify with the guitar's body and provide optimal transfer of each string's vibration. Smooth surface is designed to maximize playing comfort.