The Ibanez AR520HFM guitar is built for players of all levels—from beginners to the most demanding masters of the instrument. The AR is a classic among Ibanez guitars. It was one of the first original designs the company produced and continues to be a sought after instrument today. The AR series continues that legacy with pride.
Ibanez AR520HFM Hollowbody Electric Guitar Features
3-Piece Maple Neck:
- AR 3-piecepc Maple set-in neck
- Flamed Maple top/Maple/Okoume back body
- Bound Jatoba fretboard w/Acrylic & Abalone block inlay
- Medium frets
- Super 58 (H) neck pickup
- Super 58 (H) bridge pickup
- 2 Tri-sound switches
- Gibraltar Performer bridge
- Quik Change Classic tailpiece
- Gold hardware
- Hollow Body Construction (AR)
A strong 3pc Maple neck provides an enriched resonance.
Jatoba has a reddish brown color and produces a rich mid range with a crisp high end.
Medium sized frets enhance the accuracy of your notes.
Flamed Maple Top / Maple / Okoume Body:
The Flamed Maple top offers a beautiful wood grain. Combining Maple and Okoume in the body provides a rich response and bright attack with a solid sound.
Super 58 Pickups:
Super 58 pickups feature moderate output and vintage tone.
Gibraltar Performer Bridge:
The Gibraltar Performer bridge provides rich sustain and tuning stability. The low-positioned saddles promise comfortable playability.
Quik Change Classic Tailpiece:
The Quik Change Classic tailpiece enables faster and easier string changing.
2 Tri-sound Switches:
By giving each humbucker 3 different sounds, Tri-Sound switches expand your guitar's versatility.
Regardless of price, Ibanez always strives to offer the absolute best sound, style, and playability in its class. The Standard series incorporates all the staples the Ibanez brand is famous for, such as fast necks, floating trems, and high-octane distortion in a package that is available and accessible to most players.