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Ibanez AZ242BC Premium Electric Guitar (DET - Deep Espresso Burst)

Ibanez AZ242BC Premium Electric Guitar (DET - Deep Espresso Burst)
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SKU: AZ242BCDET
Manufacturer: 
Ibanez
Retail Price: $1,733.32

Ibanez AZ242BC Premium Electric Guitar (DET - Deep Espresso Burst)

Even though Ibanez is thought of as a modern guitar brand, they have decades of accumulated knowledge and a history of pushing the boundaries. The AZ series carries with it all of the hallmarks of these tried and tested Ibanez qualities: the smooth oval neck grip, the well balanced asymmetrical body shape, and the neck heel allowing unrivaled playability.

Designed to Inspire, all Ibanez Premium series are manufactured with select tone woods, high-profile electronics, hardware and dedicated skills of craftsmanship and care in details for your musical journey. The richness of sound, stunning appearance and unrivalled playability of the Ibanez Premium series will open the gate of your reservoir of inspiration.

Features




  • Luminescent side dot inlay
    • The luminescent side dot inlays make it easy for players to perform on dark stages, matching the dazzling luminescent Ibanez headstock logo.
  • Seymour Duncan® Hyperion™ Pickups
    • Seymour Duncan® Hyperion™ Pickups feature a moderate output through Alnico-5 magnets to keep the clarity of the fundamental tone when using a distortion sound, and to deliver a clear pick attack. From treble to bass, the overall tonal balance is evenly adjusted., and works well with various effect pedals.



  • Gotoh® T1502 tremolo bridge
    • T1502 tremolo bridge features steel saddles and a die-cast zinc tremolo block for a quick response and improved articulation. The 10.5mm string spacing allows for easy picking across strings. Its snap-in construction makes it easy to load a tremolo arm.



  • dyna-MIX 10 switching system w/Alter switch
    • dyna-MIX 10 offers ten sound variations, and can easily switch from humbucker and single coil modes with the mini switch. The power Tap mode provides a realistic single coil sound despite its two humbucker pickup layout.



  • Super All Access Neck Joint
    • The Super All Access Neck Joint offers superior playability with its 8mm concave curve from the body top to the spherical surface of the joint area. By maximizing the joint area between the body and the neck, sustain and resonance are increased as well.



  • An ergonomic body back contour
    • A shallow body back contour and a big forearm contour make the guitar body fit the player naturally, thus increasing playing comfort. The AZ body has a deep waist and different radii on each body edge curve, making it easier to play in both standing or sitting positions.



  • Roasted Maple fretboard w/Black dot inlay
    • Heat-treatment treatment provides a well-balanced attack and tone and a rich sustain. In order to achieve supreme neck grip comfort, the fretboard edge is finished with a smooth curve.



  • Graphtech® TUSQ XL nut/Stainless Frets
    • The super smooth Graph Tech® nut increases tuning stability, sustain and clarity of sound. 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.



  • AZ Roasted Maple neck
    • Heat-treatment increases the wood's stability, durability, water resistance and tolerance of temperature changes.



  • Gotoh® Magnum Lock machine heads w/H.A.P.(Height Adjustable Post)
    • The AZ comes with GOTOH® MAGNUM LOCK® machine heads, which have an established reputation for tuning stability. Its H. A. P® (Height Adjustable Post). system allows for the adjustment of string posts for the appropriate tension of each string.




SPECS

  • Neck Type: AZ Roasted Maple neck
  • Top/Back/Body: Bocote top/American Basswood body
  • Fretboard: Roasted Maple fretboard/Black dot inlay
  • Frets: Jumbo Stainless Steel frets
  • Number of Frets: 24
  • Bridge: Gotoh® T1502 tremolo bridge
  • Neck Pickup: Seymour Duncan® Hyperion™ (H) neck pickup (Passive/Alnico)
  • Bridge Pickup: Seymour Duncan® Hyperion™ (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Alnico)
  • Factory Tuning: 1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E
  • String Guage: .010/.013/.017/.026/.036/.046
  • Nut: Graph Tech®
  • Hardware Color: Chrome

NECK DIMENSIONS

  • Scale  - 648mm/25.5"
  • a : Width - 42mm at NUT
  • b : Width - 57mm at 24F
  • c : Thickness -20.5mm at 1F
  • d : Thickness - 22.5mm at 12F
  • Radius : -305mmR

OTHERS

  • dyna-MIX10 switching system w/Alter Switch
  • Gotoh ® Magnum Lock machine heads w/H.A.P.
  • Luminescent side dot inlay
  • Gig bag included

*Customer Note*

Occasionally items offered by Drums Etc. may require extra time to deliver because the item is not regularly stocked. Usually we obtain and ship your item within a short time from the manufacturer. However, if the projected ship date for your item is more than 10 days, we will email you an estimated time of delivery. You will have the opportunity to wait longer or cancel your order for full refund. Thank you.