Featuring both speed and strength, the Prestige RG5170B has playability and performance for excellent rock tones. The easy-to-play RG5170B combines cutting-edge manufacturing techniques and old-world Japanese craftsmanship.
There are three principles behind the Ibanez Prestige line: Precision, Performance, and Playability. Prestige combines high-tech manufacturing techniques with old-world Japanese craftsmanship, in order to achieve true innovation in design and construction. The series incorporates ideas and suggestions from musicians from around the world as the cornerstones of the Prestige production process.
Super Wizard HP 5-Piece Maple/Wenge neck
The Super Wizard 5-piece Maple/Wenge neck provides extra-smooth playing.
Macassar Ebony fretboard
Macassar Ebony produces tight lows and mid range along with strong attack in the highs and quick response with rich sustain.
Jumbo Stainless Steel frets with Prestige fret edge treatment
Stainless steel frets boast excellent corrosion resistance. The wide and tall fret-type offers a quick response, good articulation when playing chords and clear tone when playing single notes.
The Prestige Fret Edge Treatment guarantees effortlessly fast playing.
The Basswood body delivers a natural and flat tone.
Fishman® Fluence Modern Humbucker Alnico / Fluence Single Width / Fluence Modern Humbucker Ceramic pickups
Fishman Fluence Modern Humbuckers deliver an aggressive tone and a powerful attack without excess noise, while the Fluence Single Width pickup offers a warm, clear tone and stunning punch, featuring the same quiet operation as the humbucker.
Gotoh® machine heads
Gotoh® machine heads provide super precision, smooth feel, and minimal back lush.
Lo-Pro Edge tremolo
The legendary Lo-Pro Edge bridge offers maximum playing comfort with its streamlined profile and recessed fine tuners. Locking studs contribute to tuning stability.
Fishman® Fluence Voicing switch
The Voicing switch allows the pickups to switch from a modern, active high output sound to a crisp, clean and fluid sound.
Hardshell case included
Ibanez Hardshell case gives you extreme protects for your be-loved instrument.