The Ibanez RG2228 Prestige 8 String Electric Guitar is where the Big boys play! The RG2228 is equipped with the 8-string version of the EFX bridge which combines fixed bridge sustain with the double-locking stability needed for extreme metal styles. Hot EMG 808 pickups, a very stable neck and the over the top (and bottom) extended range of this guitar allow you to play the heaviest of heavy riffs and solo to new heights!
The RG2228 Presitge is precision-made in Japan by Ibanez’s finest luthiers. The Super Wizard neck features the legendary ultra-thin, ultra-flat Wizard 17mm neck dimensions, but with 5-piece construction and KTS Titanium reinforcement rods for even greater strength. The RG Prestige fixed bridge models feature Tight-End R bridge for maximum string vibration and playing comfort.
EMG 808 Pickups
The USA-made EMG® 808 active pickups are first-ever full-production 8-string pickups. Due to their balanced tone and clear articulation of low notes, they continue to be the popular choices.
FX Edge III-8 Bridge
Ibanez FX EDGE lll-8 double-locking fixed bridge was made specifically to handle and augment the awesome extended range of the 8-string models.
Designed for great looks and engineered to avoid the risk of coming off while you're playing. The non-slip functionality gives this collet knob accurate axis rotation and control for any player.